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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
Jan. 8, 2014 Newsletter - How Obamacare Hurts Women and Families
Jan. 7, 2014 Cleveland.com - Senate Agrees to Proceed with Unemployment-Benefits Extension, with Both Ohio Senators Voting Yes
Jan. 7, 2014 Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 6, 2014 USDA Adopts McConnell View that Tobacco Growers Should Receive Full Amount of Final Buyout Payment
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care Reform
Dec. 23, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez - Stop OSHA's Illegal Regulatory Actions
Dec. 19, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2014--Resumed
Dec. 19, 2013 What I Heard From Kentuckians During Field Hearing In Coal Country
Dec. 19, 2013 McConnell to Oppose Confirmation of IRS Commissioner Nominee
Dec. 18, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 18, 2013 Senate Democrats Rush Defense Bill, Block Minority from Amendments, Debate
Dec. 18, 2013 Sens. Paul and McConnell Introduce Economic Freedom Zones Act of 2013
Dec. 18, 2013 McConnell Shines Light on Kentuckians' Coal Jobs Concerns
Dec. 17, 2013 McConnell to Democrats: Help Stop The Painful Impact of Obamacare
Dec. 17, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2014 - Resumed
Dec. 17, 2013 McConnell Statement on Ryan-Murray Budget Plan
Dec. 16, 2013 Health Care Reform
Dec. 16, 2013 Senator McConnell Leads Kentucky Delegation in Filing Amicus Brief at Supreme Court to Support Kentucky Coal Jobs
Dec. 16, 2013 Senator McConnell Leads Kentucky Delegation in Filing Amicus Brief at U.S. Supreme Court to Support Kentucky Coal Jobs
Dec. 12, 2013 Latest Obamacare Delay Is Another Example of Law's Many Difficulties for Consumers
Dec. 12, 2013 Newsletter - Obamacare's Strain On Medicaid
Dec. 11, 2013 Nomination of Patricia M. Wald to Be a Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
Dec. 11, 2013 Executive Session
Dec. 10, 2013 FOX "Your World with Neil Cavuto" - Transcript: Affordable Care Act
Dec. 10, 2013 Workforce Investment Act of 2013 - Motion to Proceed
Dec. 6, 2013 Senator McConnell Holds Pro-Coal Hearing in Coal Country
Dec. 5, 2013 McConnell Statement on the Passing of Nelson Mandela
Dec. 4, 2013 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript - Affordable Care Act
Dec. 4, 2013 Senator McConnell Honored with National Award by the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)
Dec. 3, 2013 Newsmax - Boehner, GOP: Obamacare Remains 'Fundamentally Flawed
Dec. 3, 2013 McConnell: "Obamacare is Broken Beyond Repair'
Nov. 27, 2013 Statement from Kentucky Delegation on Paducah DOE Site
Nov. 27, 2013 Happy Thanksgiving
Nov. 27, 2013 Senators McConnell, Paul and Congressman Whitfield Comment on Paducah DOE Site
Nov. 25, 2013 Senate Republicans File Supreme Court Amicus Brief on President's Unconstitutional "Recess" Appointments
Nov. 21, 2013 Workforce Investment Act of 2013
Nov. 20, 2013 Health Care
Nov. 20, 2013 Risch, Alexander, Rubio, McConnell Introduce Bill to Protect Health Insurance Plans for Millions of Americans
Nov. 19, 2013 Rubio Introduces Bill Preventing Taxpayer-Funded Bailouts of Insurance Companies Under ObamaCare
Nov. 19, 2013 Health Care
Nov. 19, 2013 Momentum Builds for ObamaCare Bailout Prevention Bill
Nov. 18, 2013 Health Care
Nov. 15, 2013 If You Like Your Doctor Or Hospital, You Can't Keep Them
Nov. 14, 2013 Statement From Senators McConnell and Paul and Congressman Ed Whitfield on Paducah DOE Site
Nov. 14, 2013 McConnell Statement on the President's Obamacare "Fix'
Nov. 14, 2013 Following Meeting with McConnell, TVA Announces It Will Keep the Paradise Fossil Plant Open
Nov. 14, 2013 Obamacare
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - No Union Carveouts from Obamacare
Nov. 13, 2013 Health Care
Nov. 13, 2013 McConnell Statement on Obamacare Enrollment Numbers
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