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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
Aug. 1, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations for the National Nuclear Security Administration for Fiscal Year 2014
July 31, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014 -- Motion to Proceed
July 31, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Designate Pro-Russian Separatist Groups as Foreign Terrorist Organizations Under U.S. Law
July 31, 2014 McConnell Wants President to Address Israel/Gaza, ISIL at White House Meeting
July 10, 2014 Terrorism Insurance Program Authorization Act -- Motion to Proceed --
June 13, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Taliban Negotiations Concerns
May 1, 2014 Hoeven Cosponsors Legislation Providing Strategic U.S. Response to Russian Aggression in Europe
April 3, 2014 Fort Hood
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
Feb. 26, 2014 Iran
Oct. 30, 2013 PBS "Newshour" - Transcript: Sen. Mitch McConnell: I Don't Think Anybody Can Make the Health Reform Law Work
Sept. 17, 2013 Navy Yard Tragedy
Sept. 16, 2013 Navy Yard Shootings
Sept. 11, 2013 Remembering 9/11
May 21, 2013 Oklahoma Disaster
March 8, 2013 Obama Administration Decision on Bringing Terrorist to U.S. Could Impede Intelligence Collection
March 7, 2013 Brennan Nomination
March 6, 2013 Unanimous Consent Request - Executive Calendar
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Step Up Pressure, Prevent Nuclear Iran
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran
Nov. 15, 2012 McConnell Expects Further Action on Cybersecurity Legislation Next Month
Sept. 12, 2012 Honoring Our Foreign Servants
Sept. 11, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
Aug. 2, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 20, 2012 McConnell Statement on Colorado Tragedy
July 18, 2012 Bring Jobs Home Act--Motion to Proceed
April 19, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 12, 2012 Midwest Storms
March 12, 2012 McConnell Pays Tribute to Kentucky Storm Victims
March 5, 2012 Letter to President Obama
March 5, 2012 Friday's Tornadoes
March 1, 2012 McConnell Remarks on the Storm Damage in Kentucky
Feb. 2, 2012 The STOCK Act
Nov. 10, 2011 Kentucky Army National Guard
Oct. 3, 2011 Executive Session
July 6, 2011 Treatment of Somali Terrorist
July 6, 2011 Letter to Eric Holder
June 17, 2011 Send the Bowling Green Terror Suspects to Gitmo
May 29, 2011 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
May 26, 2011 Patriot Act Extension Vital to America's Security
May 23, 2011 McConnell Statement on Extending the Patriot Act
May 10, 2011 Solving Challenges
May 3, 2011 U.S. Senate Commends Team that Tracked Down and Killed Bin Laden
May 2, 2011 McConnell: 'Justice Has Been Done'
May 2, 2011 McConnell Statement on the Death of bin Laden
April 28, 2011 McConnell Statement on National Security Appointments
April 28, 2011 Senators McConnell and Paul Support Kentucky Governor's Request for Federal Disaster Declaration
March 7, 2011 McConnell Comments on President's Latest Guantanamo Bay Detainee Policy
Feb. 4, 2011 McConnell, Grassley, Chambliss Introduce Permanent Extension of USA PATRIOT Act
Nov. 18, 2010 Extending Current Tax Rates
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