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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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 15, 2014 Recognizing Dress for Success Lexington
April 30, 2014 The Minimum Wage
March 31, 2014 Senate Republicans Urge Democrats Not to Block Job Creation Amendments
Jan. 29, 2014 Improving the Provision of Medical Services and Benefits to Veterans -- Motion to Procee
Jan. 28, 2014 State of the Union
Jan. 26, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Working with President Obama on Minimum Wages and Debt Limits
Jan. 26, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Upcoming Senate Elections
Jan. 15, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013
Jan. 14, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed
Jan. 14, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Jan. 13, 2014 Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 11, 2014 NPR - The War Over Poverty: A Deep Divide On How To Help
Jan. 9, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Jan. 8, 2014 Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 7, 2014 Cleveland.com - Senate Agrees to Proceed with Unemployment-Benefits Extension, with Both Ohio Senators Voting Yes
Jan. 7, 2014 Unemployment Compensation
Dec. 12, 2013 Newsletter - Obamacare's Strain On Medicaid
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President - Obamacare Implementation
May 9, 2013 Unemployment
March 21, 2013 McConnell Fights for School Choice Initiatives
Sept. 7, 2012 U.S. Senator John Barrasso Delivers Weekly Republican Address
July 16, 2012 Disclose Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
June 21, 2012 Sen. McConnell Comments on Layoffs at Arch Coal
May 17, 2012 Letter to Leader Reid
May 9, 2012 Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
April 25, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011--Motion to Proceed
March 22, 2012 JOBS Acts
Feb. 7, 2012 HHS Mandate
Jan. 23, 2012 The Jobs Crisis
Dec. 14, 2011 Unanimous Consent Requests
Dec. 9, 2011 The Middle-Class Relief and Job Creation Act
Oct. 20, 2011 Job Creation
Oct. 6, 2011 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
Sept. 15, 2011 President's Second Stimulus Bill Garners Bipartisan Opposition
Sept. 13, 2011 The Jobs Plan
Sept. 13, 2011 President's Plan: Temporary Stimulus, Permanent Tax Hikes
Sept. 8, 2011 Economic Plimate
March 6, 2011 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript
Dec. 3, 2010 It's Time to Get Serious
Nov. 29, 2010 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
July 20, 2010 Fiscal Responsibility
July 18, 2010 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
June 24, 2010 Extending Benefits Without Extending the Debt
Oct. 12, 2009 Americans Want Reform, Not Higher Costs and More Government
Feb. 5, 2008 Media Stakeout with Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senate Minority Leader
Dec. 14, 2007 Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007
Nov. 1, 2007 Republicans Committed to Bipartisan SCHIP Compromise
Oct. 31, 2007 The ‘Do-Over SCHIP Bill'
Oct. 30, 2007 Five Weeks and Counting
Oct. 18, 2007 McConnell: It's Time to Move Forward with a Responsible Expansion of SCHIP
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