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Thad Cochran's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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. 1, 2014 Daily Journal Jackson Bureau - Fair Talks Focus on Senate Race
July 31, 2014 Associated Press - GOP's Cochran Seeks Voters at 'Giant Houseparty'
July 31, 2014 Sun Herald - Age Is Just a Number and a Spot of Tea: Senate Speeches Headline Neshoba
July 31, 2014 WTVA - U.S. Senate Race Featured at Neshoba County Fair
July 31, 2014 Neshoba County Fair Speech
June 30, 2014 Cochran: Religious Freedoms Protected with Supreme Court's "Hobby Lobby" Ruling
May 1, 2014 Miss. Senators Cosponsor Bill to Authorize Keystone XL Pipeline
June 27, 2013 Shaheen, Cochran Introduce Bipartisan Jobs Plan
May 23, 2013 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 - Continued
Sept. 20, 2012 Senate Leadership
June 14, 2012 Committee Moves to Block New Foreign Worker Visa Regs that Concern Missisippi's Seasonal Industries
April 27, 2012 Cochran, Wicker Praise Demise of Proposed Youth Farm Worker Regs
June 9, 2011 Shaheen and Cochran Introduce On-The-Job Training Act
June 9, 2011 Cochran, Shaheen Introduce On-The-Job Training Bill
Nov. 19, 2010 Cochran Statement on Senate Passage of Pigford II Settlement
Feb. 26, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bring GM to Negotiating Table and Save Delphi Pensions
Nov. 4, 2009 Cochran Supports Unemployment Benefits Extension
Feb. 2, 2009 Cochran, Wicker Applaud ATK Announcement
Nov. 2, 2007 Press Conference with Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senate Minority Leader, and Senator Thad Cochran (R-MS)
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economic Freedom and Opposing Executive Branch Overreach
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economic Development
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