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Thad Cochran's Public Statements on Issue: Education

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Runoff June 24, 2014
Primary June 3, 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
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor Health and Human Services, and Education - 15 Senators Seek to Block Education Department From Using Funds to Promote Common Core
Feb. 5, 2014 Senators Introduce Resolution Denouncing Obama Administration's Coercion of States with Common Core
Feb. 14, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - Education
May 11, 2012 Letter to Senate Conferees
April 26, 2012 Cochran & Laurel Teacher Agree on Financial Literacy Benefits
Oct. 7, 2011 Cochran Uses "Llama Llama" to Promote Early Childhood Reading
July 27, 2011 COCHRAN QUESTIONS MISSISSIPPI'S SHARE OF LOW-INCOME FUNDING DURING REVIEW OF FY2012 EDUCATION BUDGET REQUEST
April 12, 2011 Cochran and Wicker Highlight "Teach Children to Save Initiative" as Part of Financial Literacy Month
April 12, 2011 Murray, Cochran Introduce Legislation to Help Americans Improve their Financial Decision-Making Skills
March 31, 2011 Bennet, Cochran Make Bipartisan Push to Close "Comparability Loophole,' Improve Education Funding Equity
March 31, 2011 Cochran Cosponsors Education Fairness MEasure to Help Low-Income Schools
March 2, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 20, 2010 Cochran & Wicker Encourage Broader "Financial Literacy" Among Mississippians
Nov. 19, 2009 Appropriations Bills
Oct. 14, 2009 Cochran & Wicker Encourage Mississippi Youth Volunteers To Apply For "Spirit Of Community" Honors
Oct. 14, 2009 Cochran Cosponsors Bill To Improve Teaching Of American History And Civics In Schools
July 28, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Markup of the Fiscal Year 2009 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food And Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 Appropriations For The U.S. Department Of Agriculture
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The Labor, Health And Human Services, Education, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Department Of Labor
April 2, 2009 Hearing Of The Labor, Health And Human Services, Education, And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Request For The Department Of Education
March 31, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 18, 2009 Panel II Of A Hearing Of The Defense Subcommittee Of The Senate Appropriations Committee
March 18, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The Defense Subcommittee Of The Senate Committee On Appropriations - Department Of Defense Medical Programs
May 7, 2008 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2009 Budget Request for the Department of Labor
Feb. 14, 2008 Letter to Edward M. Kennedy and Mike Enzi, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, Re: Heart for Women Act
Nov. 7, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 --Conference Report --
March 28, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
March 1, 2007 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Oct. 24, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
July 11, 2005 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
March 15, 2005 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 23, 2004 Child Nutrition and WIC Reauthorization Act of 2004
March 25, 2004 Hearing of the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Fiscal Year 2005 Budget
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health and Education
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economic Development
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education and Workforce
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