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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

Full Name: Mitch McConnell
Office: U.S. Senate (KY) - Sr, Republican Minority Leader
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elaine Chao; 3 Children: Elly, Claire, Porter
Birth Date: 02/20/1942
Birth Place: Sheffield, AL
Home City: Louisville, KY
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014--Motion to Proceed
July 15, 2014 Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014--Motion to Proceed
March 25, 2014 McConnell Statement on Religious Liberty Cases Before Supreme Court
Dec. 16, 2013 Senator McConnell Leads Kentucky Delegation in Filing Amicus Brief at Supreme Court to Support Kentucky Coal Jobs
Dec. 11, 2013 Executive Session
Nov. 25, 2013 Senate Republicans File Supreme Court Amicus Brief on President's Unconstitutional "Recess" Appointments
Nov. 21, 2013 Workforce Investment Act of 2013
Nov. 18, 2013 Health Care
Nov. 12, 2013 Drug Quality and Security and Act - Motion to Proceed
Nov. 12, 2013 Drug Quality and Security and Act - Motion to Proceed
March 12, 2013 McConnell Statement on Administration's Decision to Appeal President's Unconstitutional NLRB "Recess' Appointments Ruling
Jan. 25, 2013 Court Rules President Obama's NLRB "Recess' Appointments Are Unconstitutional
Sept. 20, 2012 Unanimous Consent Request--Executive Calendar
June 28, 2012 Court's Ruling Underscores the Need to Repeal Obamacare
April 5, 2012 Remarks by Senator McConnell at the Rotary Club of Lexington, KY
April 3, 2012 McConnell Condemns President's Attempt to Intimidate Court
Dec. 6, 2011 Nomination of Caitlin Halligan
Nov. 18, 2011 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
June 27, 2011 McConnell on Supreme Court Decision to Overturn an Arizona Campaign Finance Law
May 4, 2011 John McConnell Unfit for a Lifetime Federal Judgeship
Dec. 22, 2010 Nomination of Beryl Howell
Aug. 5, 2010 Executive Session
Aug. 3, 2010 Nomination Of Elena Kagan To Be Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Of The United States--Continued
July 14, 2010 Unanimous Consent Request - Executive Calendar
July 2, 2010 Republican Leader: "I Will Oppose Ms. Kagan's Confirmation'
June 28, 2010 Nomination Of Elena Kagan
June 28, 2010 Remembering Senator Robert C. Byrd
June 23, 2010 Elena Kagan As Political Operative
June 18, 2010 Kagan Nomination
May 17, 2010 Nomination Of Elena Kagan
May 10, 2010 McConnell Statement on the Nomination of Elena Kagan to Serve of the U.S. Supreme Court
May 10, 2010 Nomination Of Elena Kagan
April 21, 2010 McConnell, Sessions Issue Joint Statement after Meeting with President Obama to Discuss Supreme Court
April 9, 2010 McConnell Statement on Justice Stevens
Nov. 13, 2009 A ‘Misguided Decision' by the White House to Bring 9/11 Plotters to the U.S.
Aug. 6, 2009 Executive Session
Aug. 4, 2009 Sotomayor Nomination
July 13, 2009 Sotomayor Confirmation Hearings
July 9, 2009 Sotomayor Nomination
July 7, 2009 Sotomayor Nomination
June 29, 2009 McConnell Statement On Ricci Case
June 23, 2009 Sotomayor Nomination
June 15, 2009 Judge Sotomayor Hearings
June 10, 2009 Sotomayor Nomination
June 9, 2009 Sotomayor Nomination
June 2, 2009 Media Stakeout With Senator Mitch McConnell Following The Weekly Senate Republican Policy Committee Luncheon - Preparations For Confirmation hearings Of Sonia Sotomayor Also Participating: Senator Jeff Sessions; Senator Jon Kyl
June 1, 2009 Nomination Of Judge Sonia Sotomayor
May 26, 2009 McConnell Statement on Judge Sonia Sotomayor
May 20, 2009 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009
May 9, 2009 McConnell's Convocation Address At The University Of Louisville Brandeis School Of Law
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