Senator Mitch McConnell's Public Statements

Biographical

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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7/17/14 Senator McConnell Meets with Ambassador of the Democratic Republic of the Congo Regarding Adoption Issues 7/17/14 Unanimous Consent Agreement -- Executive Calendar -- 7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/16/14 Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014--Motion to Proceed 7/15/14 Fischer, McConnell, Ayotte: We Can Protect Religious Liberty and Preserve Women's Access to Contraception 7/15/14 Recognizing Dress for Success Lexington 7/15/14 Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014--Motion to Proceed 7/15/14 Obama FERC Nominee Would "Displace a Well-Qualified Woman in Favor of a Male Nominee with less experience' 7/15/14 Senator Mitch McConnell Introduces Resolution to Help Kentucky Families Adopting from the Democratic Republic of the Congo 7/14/14 Huffington Post - Mitch McConnell's Solution To Soaring Student Debt: Less Yale, More For-Profit Schools 7/10/14 McConnell-Supported Job Training Legislation Approved by Congress; Now Goes to President for Signature 7/10/14 McConnell-Supported Job Training Legislation Approved by Congress; Now Goes to President for Signature 7/10/14 Terrorism Insurance Program Authorization Act -- Motion to Proceed -- 7/09/14 The Hill - McConnell Dares Obama to Visit Coal Miners 7/09/14 Energy Regulation 7/09/14 Senator McConnell Calls for Improvements to Sportsmen's Bill 7/08/14 Health Care 7/01/14 Inspector General Questions Obamacare Safeguards 6/30/14 McConnell on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Ruling 6/27/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy 6/26/14 McConnell on Supreme Court Ruling Overturning the President's Unconstitutional "Recess" Appointments 6/26/14 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed 6/26/14 Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony Honoring His Excellency Shimon Peres 6/26/14 Supreme Court Decision 6/25/14 Keystone Pipeline 6/25/14 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed 6/25/14 McConnell Supports Job Training Legislation; Applauds Senate Passage 6/24/14 McConnell Cosponsors Bill Halting EPA's Power-Grab on Waterways 6/24/14 Congressional Ceremony Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act and Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Family 6/24/14 Legislative Logjam 6/23/14 McConnell Introduces "The Emergency Interstate Bridge Safety Act' 6/23/14 Sen. Paul Introduces Amendment to Prioritize Transportation Funding 6/23/14 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions 6/19/14 Reports: White House Threatened To Veto Bill Over McConnell's Pro-Coal Amendment 6/19/14 Senator McConnell Comments on White House Heroin and Prescription Drugs Summit 6/19/14 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed 6/19/14 Senate Democrats Afraid to Challenge Obama Administration's New Job-Killing Coal Regulations 6/19/14 Energy 6/19/14 Executive Session 6/18/14 McConnell Introduces Legislation to Assist Working Parents 6/18/14 McConnell Comments on Senate Democrat Vote to Weaken First Amendment Free Speech Protections 6/18/14 McConnell Comments on Keystone Political Show Vote 6/18/14 The Economy 6/17/14 Coal Regulations 6/17/14 Iraq 6/17/14 The IRS 6/13/14 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Taliban Negotiations Concerns 6/13/14 Senator McConnell Statement on Situation in Iraq 6/13/14 McConnell Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Arlington National Cemetery 6/12/14 Recognition of the Minority Leader