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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
May 6, 2008 Senators Feinstein and McConnell and Representatives Crowley and Manzullo Pledge Support for People of Burma
April 8, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007 -- Continued
April 3, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007 -- Continued
April 1, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007 -- Motion to Proceed
March 11, 2008 Democrats' Latest FISA Proposal ‘Inadequate and Doomed'
March 7, 2008 FISA
Feb. 28, 2008 Requiring a Report Setting Forth the Global Strategy of the United States to Combat and Defeat Al Queda and Its Affiliates -- Motion to Proceed
Feb. 28, 2008 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act and the Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007 -- Motion to Proceed
Feb. 26, 2008 Media Stakeout with Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY)
Feb. 25, 2008 FISA
Feb. 15, 2008 Stakeout with Sen. McConnell (R-KY), Sen. Min. Leader; Rep. Boehner (R-OH), House Minority Leader; Rep. Blunt (R-MO), Republican Whip; and Sen. Kyl (R-AZ), Republican Whip, Following Meeting with President Bush on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Feb. 14, 2008 Putting the Nation at Risk by Failing to Act
Feb. 13, 2008 Stakeout with Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)
Feb. 13, 2008 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Feb. 12, 2008 FISA Amendments Act of 2007
Feb. 12, 2008 Stakeout with Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senator Kit Bond (R-MO) After The Senate Policy Committee Luncheon
Feb. 12, 2008 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Feb. 11, 2008 Legislative Accomplishments
Feb. 5, 2008 Unanimous Consent Request -- S. 2248
Jan. 29, 2008 Stakeout Following Republican Policy Committee Meeting with Senators Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Christopher Bond (R-MO) and Jon Kyl (R-AZ)
Jan. 29, 2008 FISA
Jan. 28, 2008 FISA Amendments Act of 2007
Jan. 28, 2008 Working or Blaming
Jan. 25, 2008 FISA
Jan. 25, 2008 FISA
Jan. 24, 2008 FISA
Jan. 24, 2008 FISA Amendments Act of 2007
Jan. 23, 2008 Press Conference following the Senate Republican Conference Retreat with Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY); Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN); Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ); Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-KY); Senator John Ensign (R-NV); and Senator John Cornyn (R-TX
Dec. 17, 2007 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act -- Motion to Proceed
Dec. 4, 2007 Media Stakeout with Mitch McConnell; Senator Jon Kyl; Senator Kay Bailey; Senator John Cornyn - Congressional Appropriations
Oct. 31, 2007 Reagan21 Caucus Brings Needed Attention to Fiscal Discipline, National Security
Oct. 17, 2007 FISA Reauthorization
Oct. 2, 2007 Stakeout with Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL); Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ); Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY); and Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC)
Sept. 24, 2007 Mahmud Ahmadi-Nejad's United States Visit
Sept. 17, 2007 Nomination of Judge Mukasey
Sept. 17, 2007 Judge Michael Mukasey
Sept. 13, 2007 National Public Radio "All Tings Considered" Interview with Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) and Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) Subject: Iraq
Sept. 11, 2007 Commemorating the Sixth Anniversary of the September 11 Attack
Aug. 29, 2007 McConnell Remembers Hurricane Katrina Victims
Aug. 3, 2007 Protect America Act of 2007
Aug. 3, 2007 FISA
Aug. 2, 2007 Tragedy in Minneapolis
Aug. 1, 2007 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Aug. 1, 2007 Bond, McConnell Introduce Needed Terrorism Surveillance Modernization
Aug. 1, 2007 Stakeout With Senate Minority Leader Mitch Mcconnell And House Minority Leader John Boehner: Meeting With President Bush Regarding FISA and ....
July 31, 2007 Media Stakeout With Senate Minority Leader Mitch Mcconnell; Senator Trent Lott; Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison: FISA, Lobbying, SCHIP Legislation
July 30, 2007 McConnell: FISA Reform Critical to National Security
July 24, 2007 Senator McConnell's Column on Keeping Terrorists in Guantanamo and Out of the Heartland
July 11, 2007 McConnell Amendment Sets Deadline for the Disposal of Chemical Weapons Stockpile
April 16, 2007 Will Democrats Negotiate?
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