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Thad Cochran's Public Statements

Full Name: Thad Cochran
Office: U.S. Senate (MS) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/1978
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary June 3, 2014
Primary Runoff June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rose; 2 Children: Clayton, Katherine
Birth Date: 12/07/1937
Birth Place: Pontotoc, MS
Home City: Jackson, MS
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Aug. 26, 2014 EDA Awards $100,00 Grant to Build Louisville, Winston CO. Economic Plan
Aug. 22, 2014 Mississippi Press - West Gautier Welcomes New Fire Station, Stability of Homeowner Insurance Rates
Aug. 21, 2014 United Press International - Pentagon Violated Law with Bergdahl Prisoner Swap
Aug. 21, 2014 WDAM-TV Hattiesburg - Sen. Cochran Tours Educational, Community Resources at USM Gulf Park Campus
Aug. 12, 2014 Cochran focusing on Childers, not McDaniel
Aug. 8, 2014 Cochran Focused on Miss. National Guard Future Amid Budget Constraints
Aug. 7, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - Liquefied Natural Gas Exports
Aug. 7, 2014 Cochran: Natchez Benefits from Culmination of Natchez Trace Land Transfer
Aug. 5, 2014 Cochran Briefed on Patient Care at Jackson VA Medical Center
Aug. 4, 2014 Cochran Hears Miss. Delta Views on Farm Bill Implementation
Aug. 1, 2014 Daily Journal Jackson Bureau - Fair Talks Focus on Senate Race
Aug. 1, 2014 Miss. Senators Welcome Formal OSHA Exemption for Small Farm Operations
July 31, 2014 Neshoba County Fair Speech
July 31, 2014 Letter to Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - UN Response to the Conflict in Gaza
July 31, 2014 Sun Herald - Age Is Just a Number and a Spot of Tea: Senate Speeches Headline Neshoba
July 31, 2014 WJTV - Political Showdown at the Neshoba County Fair
July 31, 2014 Associated Press - GOP's Cochran Seeks Voters at 'Giant Houseparty'
July 31, 2014 WTVA - U.S. Senate Race Featured at Neshoba County Fair
July 30, 2014 McDonald Nomination
July 29, 2014 Cochran Supports Highway Trust Fund Extension
July 29, 2014 Cochran Votes to Confirm New V.A. Secretary, Signals Supports for Reform Measure
July 28, 2014 Cochran & Wicker Introduce Telehealth Legislation
July 28, 2014 Miss. Lawmakers Welcome USAF Decision Easing Restrictions on Keesler Airlift Squadron
July 25, 2014 Cochran: FEMA Communication with Public Vital for Success of NFIP Reforms
July 24, 2014 Cochran Offers Amendment to Protect U.S. Shrimp Jobs
July 24, 2014 Cochran Advocates Withdrawal of New EPA Carbon Emission Rules
July 22, 2014 Cochran: "WOTUS" Rule a Source of Uncertainty, Anxiety & Distrust for Rural Areas, Farmers
July 21, 2014 Cochran Announce Grant for Southhaven Community Safe Room
July 17, 2014 Cochran: FY2015 Defense Bill Makes Progress Toward Meeting U.S. Security Needs
July 17, 2014 Cochran: U.S. Investment in Missile Defense Helps Protect Israel
July 16, 2014 Backed by Cochran & Harper, Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act to Become Law
July 16, 2014 Congress Sends Legislation to Ensure Public Safety, Care for Animals to White House
July 16, 2014 Cochran Questions Antidumping Penalty Enforcement
July 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Development of ICBM
July 15, 2014 Cochran: LPD Amphibious Warship Funding Approved by Senate Committee
July 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Securities Investor Protection Corporation Nominees
July 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Surplus Military Equipment
July 10, 2014 Cochran Amendment Addresses Gun Owner Registry Concerns
July 10, 2014 Sportsmen's Bill Stalled, Impeding Debate on Cochran's Plan to Extend Hunting Seasons for Military & Veterans
July 9, 2014 Gannett News Service - Obama's EPA Chief Calls Farm Bureau Worries Hogwash
July 9, 2014 VIDEO: Senator Blunt Blasts EPA Overreach & Proposed Water Rule
July 9, 2014 Feds Must Recognize Mississippi's Nine-Mile Gulf Waters Boundary Under Cochran Amendment
July 8, 2014 Senator Blunt's Statement On Relocation Of National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Complex
July 8, 2014 Senator Blunt Fights To Protect Missouri Sportsmen In Ozark National Scenic Riverways
July 1, 2014 Cochran: Advanced Contract Sets Stage for Full National Security Cutter Production
July 1, 2014 St Joseph News - Religious Freedom Cases Get Missouri Senator's Attention
July 1, 2014 Lee's Summit Tribune - Missourians Deserve Affordable Energy
July 1, 2014 Senator Blunt: Continued ObamaCare Waste Is Very Troubling
June 30, 2014 Cochran: Religious Freedoms Protected with Supreme Court's "Hobby Lobby" Ruling
June 26, 2014 Cochran, Wicker Statements on NLRB Ruling
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