Senator Mitch McConnell's Public Statements


Full Name: Mitch McConnell
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Sr, Republican
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
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6/24/14 Congressional Ceremony Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act and Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Family 6/05/14 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed 5/22/14 McConnell's "Freedom to Fish" Provision Passes Senate 2/04/14 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 -- Motion to Proceed 1/17/14 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 12/05/13 McConnell Statement on the Passing of Nelson Mandela 10/30/13 Winston Churchill Bust Dedication 9/17/13 Constitution Day 9/10/13 Gold Medal Ceremony Honoring the Victims of the 1963 Church Bombing in Birmingham 7/31/13 50th Anniversary of 1963 March on Washington 7/18/13 Celebration of the Life, Legacy and Values of Nelson Mandela 6/27/13 Letter to Gary Bettman, Commissioner of the National Hockey League - Obamacare 6/27/13 Letter to Tim Finchen, Commissioner of the Professional Golfers Association - Obamacare 6/27/13 Letter to Allan H. Salig, Commissioner of Major League Baseball - Obamacare 6/27/13 Letter to Brian France, Chairman of NASCAR - Obamacare 6/27/13 Letter to David J. Stern, Commissioner of the National Basketball Assocation - Obamacare 6/27/13 Letter to Roger Goodall, Commissioner of the National Football League - Obamacare 6/21/13 Senator McConnell's eNewsletter - June 17, 2013 4/16/13 Senate Resolution 100 -- Commending and Congratulating the University of Louisville Men's Basketball Team for Winning It's Third Division I National Collegiate Athletic Association Championship, and the University of Louisville Women's Basketball Team for Being Runner Up in the 2013 Women's Division I National Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Tournament 9/17/12 Senator McConnell Honors Constitution Day 9/12/12 Honoring Our Foreign Servants 5/10/12 Tribute to Kentucky World War II Veterans 12/07/11 Pearl Harbor 9/11/11 Remembering September 11, 2001 2/03/11 Centennial of Ronald Reagan's Birth 6/15/10 Tribute To Senator Dan Inouye 1/18/10 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 11/09/09 20th Anniversary Of The Fall Of The Berlin Wall 10/07/09 Senator McConnell Helps Dedicate Statue of Helen Keller 7/17/09 Walter Cronkite 6/03/09 Remarks By Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell At The Unveiling Of A Statue To Honor Former President Ronald Reagan 2/12/09 Lincoln Bicentennial Celebration 2/12/09 Remarks By Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell At A Ceremony Marking The 200th Anniversary Of The Birth Of Abraham Lincoln 2/12/09 NAACP Centennial 1/30/09 Spencer County FFA Dairy Judging Team 12/02/08 Press Conference With Congressional Leadership At The Opening Ceremony Of The U.S. Capitol Visitor Center 9/17/08 Constitution Day 9/11/08 Remembrance of September 11th 2001 Terrorist Attacks 6/12/08 21st Anniversary of "Tear Down This Wall" 4/24/08 208th Anniversary of Library of Congress 4/15/08 Jackie Robinson 2/12/08 The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Celebration 12/27/07 Benazir Bhutto 12/03/07 Unfinished Business 10/17/07 Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell's Remarks Honoring the Dalai Lama 10/17/07 Remarks by Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) at a Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony Honoring the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso 9/21/07 National POW/MIA Day 9/18/07 Today in History 7/24/07 Supporting America's Glorious Fabric 6/06/07 McConnell Honors Sacrifices of D-Day Heroes