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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3/31/14 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 3/27/14 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014 -- Motion to Proceed 3/25/14 Ukraine 3/25/14 McConnell, Paul, Alexander, Rogers and Whitfield Praise Decision to Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels to 723 Feet 3/25/14 McConnell Statement on Religious Liberty Cases Before Supreme Court 3/25/14 Home Heating Emergency Assistance Legislation Signed Into Law 3/25/14 Senator McConnell Comments on House-Passed Bill Which Would Protect Kentucky Coal Jobs 3/24/14 McConnell Urges Senate to Pass Bipartisan Legislation to Assist Kentuckians with Disabilities 3/18/14 McConnell Statement on the Trial Anniversary of Abortionist Kermit Gosnell 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran 3/13/14 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of Office of Management and Budget - Immediately Rescind Rule Giving Unions a Carveout from Obamacare 3/13/14 Senator McConnell's Op-Ed on Rising Home Heating Prices 3/13/14 Senator McConnell's Op-ed on Passing The Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act 3/13/14 Senator McConnell Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Assist Kentucky Families with Child Care 3/13/14 U.S. Tragedies 3/13/14 Anti-Free Speech 3/13/14 McConnell Lauds Speaker Boehner's Invitation to Pope Francis to Address a Joint Meeting of Congress 3/12/14 Energy 3/12/14 Senator McConnell Shares Feedback from Kentucky Heroin Listening Session with Nation's Top Law Enforcement and Public Health Leaders 3/11/14 Battling Disabling Disorders 3/10/14 Obama Administration Backs Away From Controversial Changes to Seniors' Prescription Plans 3/05/14 McConnell Statement on Latest Administration Effort to Manipulate Obamacare Coverage Requirements 3/05/14 Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed 2/27/14 Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed 2/26/14 Change in Policy 2/26/14 Iran 2/25/14 Senator McConnell Praises UofL and UK for DOD Manufacturing Partnerships 2/25/14 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - FCC's Multi-Market Study of Critical Information Needs 2/25/14 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act 2/25/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Obama Administration's Changes To Medicare Advantage, Prescription Drug Program Harmful To America's Seniors 2/21/14 New Obamacare Cuts to Seniors' Health Care Plans 2/20/14 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary US Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah 2/19/14 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah 2/13/14 Statement from Senator McConnell on Adair County Pipeline Explosion 2/12/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner Food and Drug Administration - FDA Accountability on its Approval of Powerful Pure Hydrocodone Product 2/12/14 Health Care 2/12/14 McConnell Votes to Restore Full Cost-of-Living Adjustment for Military Retirees 2/11/14 Republican Senators Introduce Bill to Halt Proposed IRS Free Speech Restrictions 2/11/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline 2/10/14 McConnell: Let's Exempt All Americans from Obamacare 2/06/14 McConnell: Proposed IRS Rule Designed to Stifle Administration Critics 2/05/14 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - Withdraw IRS Political Speech Rule 2/04/14 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act 2/04/14 Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 -- Motion to Proceed 2/04/14 McConnell Hemp Provision Passed by Senate; Measure Now Goes to President for Signature 2/03/14 Agricultural Act of 2014 -- Conference Report 2/03/14 Letter to John Hudson, Division Commanding General US Army Corps of Engineers, and Daniel Ashe, Director US Fish and Wildlife Service - Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels 1/31/14 McConnell: No More Stalling of Keystone XL Pipeline Jobs 1/30/14 Proposed IRS Regulations 1/30/14 Letter to Bill Haslam, Governor of Tennessee - Seek Input from GOP Governors on Obamacare Alternatives