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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
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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 26, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 25, 2014 McConnell Supports Job Training Legislation; Applauds Senate Passage
June 25, 2014 Keystone Pipeline
June 25, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 24, 2014 Legislative Logjam
June 24, 2014 Congressional Ceremony Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act and Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Family
June 24, 2014 McConnell Cosponsors Bill Halting EPA's Power-Grab on Waterways
June 23, 2014 McConnell Introduces "The Emergency Interstate Bridge Safety Act'
June 23, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 23, 2014 Sen. Paul Introduces Amendment to Prioritize Transportation Funding
June 19, 2014 Executive Session
June 19, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 19, 2014 Energy
June 19, 2014 Senate Democrats Afraid to Challenge Obama Administration's New Job-Killing Coal Regulations
June 19, 2014 Senator McConnell Comments on White House Heroin and Prescription Drugs Summit
June 19, 2014 Reports: White House Threatened To Veto Bill Over McConnell's Pro-Coal Amendment
June 18, 2014 McConnell Comments on Senate Democrat Vote to Weaken First Amendment Free Speech Protections
June 18, 2014 McConnell Introduces Legislation to Assist Working Parents
June 18, 2014 McConnell Comments on Keystone Political Show Vote
June 18, 2014 The Economy
June 17, 2014 The IRS
June 17, 2014 Coal Regulations
June 17, 2014 Iraq
June 13, 2014 Senator McConnell Statement on Situation in Iraq
June 13, 2014 McConnell Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Arlington National Cemetery
June 13, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Taliban Negotiations Concerns
June 12, 2014 Recognition of the Minority Leader
June 11, 2014 Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act-Motion to Proceed
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 10, 2014 McConnell's "Freedom to Fish" Signed Into Law
June 10, 2014 Executive Session
June 5, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 5, 2014 McConnell Hemp Amendment Approved by Senate Appropriations Committee; Prevents Federal Agencies from Blocking Hemp Seeds
June 4, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
June 4, 2014 McConnell Supports Eastern Kentucky Employment Initiative Helping Coal Miners and Their Families
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
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's "Freedom to Fish" Provision Passes Senate
May 22, 2014 McConnell Comments on DEA Hemp Permit Approval
May 21, 2014 McConnell on VA Scandal: "It's Time for Serious Action and Accountability.'
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