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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
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
Jan. 29, 2009 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009
Jan. 22, 2009 Tribute to Senators
Jan. 21, 2009 Executive Session
Jan. 16, 2009 Letter to Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations Daniel Inouye
Jan. 12, 2009 Tribute to Senator Robert Byrd
Jan. 9, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, Presidential Candidate of the United States - Funding Indian Country
Nov. 20, 2008 Tribute to Senators
Nov. 4, 2008 Election Day is Finally Here
Nov. 4, 2008 The Commercial Appeal - Cochran Returns to Senate Easily; Wicker Win Much Closer
Nov. 1, 2008 The Clarion-Ledger - Endorsement: Cochran Earns a 6th Term
Oct. 23, 2008 Daily Mississippian - Cochran Discusses Economy
Oct. 21, 2008 The Reflector - University Breaks Ground for New Facility
Oct. 16, 2008 The Wall Street Journal Market Watch - Aurora Flight Sciences Opens Major Expansion of Mississippi Manufacturing Facility
Oct. 16, 2008 Sens. Cochran and Wicker Urge Forrest and Lamar County Residents to Attend "Flood Risk Open House"
Oct. 2, 2008 Gulf Coast Hospital Appropriations
Oct. 1, 2008 Tribute to Senators
Oct. 1, 2008 Cochran Votes 'No' on Financial Bailout Plan
Sept. 29, 2008 Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act of 2007
Sept. 28, 2008 Associated Press- Economic Stimulus Bills Pass House, Die in Senate
Sept. 27, 2008 Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, And Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009--Continued
Sept. 27, 2008 Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, And Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009
Sept. 27, 2008 The New York Times-Congress Sends Interim Spending Bill to Bush
Sept. 26, 2008 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Economic Recovery for The Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2008--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 26, 2008 Cochran Expresses Disappointment Over Politicized Stimulus Package
Sept. 23, 2008 Clarion-Ledger - Miss. Lawmakers Divided on Bailout Plan
Sept. 22, 2008 Cochran Praises the Passage of Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Act
Sept. 19, 2008 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader, Re: Protect American Energy Freedom Day
Sept. 18, 2008 The Newton Record - Meridian to Get New Air Guard Mission
Sept. 17, 2008 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, Re: Speedy Passage of Second Amendment Rights Legislation
Sept. 12, 2008 Senator Clinton Joins Bipartisan Coalition to Renew Call for National Service
Sept. 11, 2008 Dodd, Cochran Introduce Final Components of Comprehensive National Service Plan
Sept. 11, 2008 7 Years Later: Remembering 9/11
Sept. 10, 2008 Letter to Senate "Gang of 10", Re: Drop Proposed Severance Tax
Sept. 5, 2008 Country First: Peace and Prosperity
Sept. 4, 2008 The Difference Between a Hockey Mom and a Pit Bull? LIPSTICK.
Aug. 22, 2008 Cochran Speaks at Bridging the Gap Event in Columbus, MS
Aug. 20, 2008 Commercial Dispatch Online - GOP Leaders Tout Leadership, Growth
Aug. 12, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
Aug. 6, 2008 Mississippi Public Broadcasting Interview
Aug. 5, 2008 Clarion-Ledger - Visit Signals that Miss. Now Poised to Welcome NBAF
Aug. 4, 2008 Cochran Speaks at NBAF Public Hearing in Flora, MS
July 31, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009--Motion to Proceed
July 30, 2008 Free Flow of Information Act of 2007--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 23, 2008 Stop Excessive Energy Speculation Act of 2008--Motion to Proceed
July 22, 2008 Letter to Hon. Senator Robert C. Byrd, Chairman, Committee on Appropriations, U.S. Senate
July 18, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Susan Schwab, United States Trade Representative
July 17, 2008 Cochran Believes that the Senate Should Act Now on Comprehensive Energy Legislation
July 17, 2008 Daily Journal - Energy Policy Work
July 9, 2008 Cochran Visits U.S. Coast Guard Station
July 9, 2008 WLOX - Northrop Grumman Must Bid For Tanker Contract Again
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