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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements

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
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 11, 2014 Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act-Motion to Proceed
June 10, 2014 McConnell's "Freedom to Fish" Signed Into Law
June 10, 2014 Executive Session
June 5, 2014 McConnell Hemp Amendment Approved by Senate Appropriations Committee; Prevents Federal Agencies from Blocking Hemp Seeds
June 5, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 4, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
June 4, 2014 McConnell Supports Eastern Kentucky Employment Initiative Helping Coal Miners and Their Families
June 3, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 3, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Free Speech Protections
June 2, 2014 McConnell: EPA Overreach "A Dagger in the Heart of the American Middle Class'
May 30, 2014 McConnell on the Resignation of Eric Shinseki from the VA
May 30, 2014 McConnell to Introduce Legislation to Fight Back Against President Obama's Latest Attack on Kentucky Coal Jobs and the Commonwealth's Economy
May 27, 2014 Hatch, McConnell and Coburn Question Accuracy of Obamacare Subsidies
May 27, 2014 Letter to Daniel Levinson, Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services - Accuracy of Obamacare Subsidies
May 23, 2014 Senators Seek Answers on EPA Regs Affecting Agriculture, Rural Communities
May 23, 2014 McConnell Sponsors Sunscreen Innovation Act
May 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Agriculture Regulations
May 22, 2014 Veterans Health Care
May 22, 2014 McConnell Comments on DEA Hemp Permit Approval
May 22, 2014 McConnell's "Freedom to Fish" Provision Passes Senate
May 21, 2014 McConnell on VA Scandal: "It's Time for Serious Action and Accountability.'
May 21, 2014 Senator McConnell Meets with DEA Administrator; Discusses Hemp Seed Seizure
May 16, 2014 McConnell Secures Freedom to Fish in Final Conference Report
May 15, 2014 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
May 15, 2014 Cloture Motion
May 15, 2014 McConnell: Senate Democrats Want to Restrict First Amendment-Protected Free Speech
May 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate International Narcotics Control Caucus - Heroin and Prescription Drug Abuse
May 14, 2014 Police Week
May 13, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
May 9, 2014 McConnell: If the President Were SeriousÂ…
May 8, 2014 McConnell Continues Effort to Expand Public Charter Schools
May 8, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
May 7, 2014 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
May 6, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission - Universal Service of Advanced Communications
May 5, 2014 McConnell Co-Sponsors Bill Targeting IRS Employee Bonuses
May 5, 2014 Senator McConnell on Supreme Court Prayer Ruling
May 5, 2014 Energy
May 2, 2014 McConnell Statement on Benghazi Select Committee
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 1, 2014 Hoeven Cosponsors Legislation Providing Strategic U.S. Response to Russian Aggression in Europe
May 1, 2014 McConnell Stands with Kentucky Coal and Votes Against Obama's Mining Nominee
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - Internal Revenue Service
April 30, 2014 Rubio, Senate Republicans Introduce Strategic U.S. Response To Deter Russian Aggression In Europe
April 30, 2014 The Minimum Wage
April 29, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 25, 2014 McConnell on his Continued Efforts to Protect the Right to Bear Arms
April 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - GOP Senators Challenge President's Decimation of Immigration Law
April 21, 2014 Obamacare Is No Kentucky Success Story
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