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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
June 16, 2014 Cochran: 155th Heavy Brigade Combat Team Will Be Protected
June 16, 2014 Cochran, Wicker Sign On to Sportsmen's Legislative Package
June 16, 2014 Miss. Lawmakers Ask FEMA to Approve Jackson Co. Recovery Funding
June 13, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Taliban Negotiations Concerns
June 11, 2014 Expressing the Sense of the Senate on the May 31, 2014, Transfer of Five Detainees From the Detention Facility At United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 11, 2014 Cochran: Child HIV/AIDS Treatment Program Protected in Senate Bill
June 11, 2014 Cochran Reminds New CFTC Members of Commitments to Agriculture
June 10, 2014 Letter to Chairman Timothy Massad and Commissioners Sharon Bowen and Christopher Giancarlo of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission - Commitments to Agriculture Sector
June 10, 2014 Cochran: Investigation of Taliban Prisoner Release Warranted
June 10, 2014 Cochran, Wicker: Water Resources Bill Signed into Law
June 9, 2014 Senators Still Want Answers on EPA Regs, Await McCarthy Response To Invitation
June 9, 2014 Senators Still Want Answers on EPA Regs, Await McCarthy Response to Invitation
June 9, 2014 Miss. Child HIV/AIDS Treatment Program Threatened by White House Budget Plan
June 5, 2014 Cochran: D-Day Sacrifices Saved World from Tyranny
June 4, 2014 Cochran: Obama's Taliban Prisoner Exchange A "Grave Error"
June 4, 2014 Cochran, Wicker Call on President to Revoke New EPA Rules
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
May 30, 2014 Cochran: New Developments Will Help American Catfish Producers
May 27, 2014 Cochran: Miss. River and Longleaf Pine Conservation Designations Will Bring Resources to Mississippi
May 27, 2014 Cochran: Forest Restoration Funds Built into FY2015 Ag Bll
May 26, 2014 Daily Journal - Renewing our Commitment on Memorial Day
May 23, 2014 Senators Seek Answers on EPA Regs Affecting Agriculture, Rural Communities
May 23, 2014 Cochran, Wicker Keep Pressure on Air Force Regarding Keesler Transfer
May 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Agriculture Regulations
May 22, 2014 Cochran, Wicker Vote to Improve Mississippi Ports, Waterways
May 22, 2014 Senate Panel Okays $27.5 Million for Special Ops Training Needs at Stennis
May 22, 2014 Cochran Supports Bill that Funds Veterans Programs, Takes on VA Health Care Problems
May 21, 2014 Mississippi Business Journal - Portions of Forest to Get Beetle-Fighting Effort Through Farm Bill
May 20, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Halt Expansion of Program Prior to HHS IG Review
May 20, 2014 Cochran: Farm Bill Program Will Aid in Fighting Southern Pine Beetle in Miss.
May 16, 2014 FEMA Offers $6.7 Million for Wind Retrofit Work on Coastal Mississippi Homes
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 14, 2014 Nomination of Roy K.J. Williams to Be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development
May 14, 2014 Mississippian's Obamacare Stories Show Law is Expensive and Unfixable, Cochran Says
May 14, 2014 Cochran, Wicker: Congress Reaches Deal on Water Resources Bill
May 13, 2014 Submitted Resolutions - National Foster Care Month
May 9, 2014 FAA Approves $4.8 Million for Airport Improvement Projects
May 8, 2014 Manchin Cosponsors Legislation to Launch Army Force Structure Commission
May 8, 2014 New Orleans Times-Picayune - FEMA Tells Congress It has Returned to Old Flood Insurance Rate Tables to Reflect New Law
May 8, 2014 Cochran Will Keep Pressure on Administration to Establish Catfish Inspection Program
May 7, 2014 Cochran Gains Assurances of USDA Disaster Assistance for Mississippi Ag Losses
May 7, 2014 Picayune Item - County's FEMA Loan Forgiven
May 6, 2014 Cochran: Study Budget Impact Before Big U.S. Army, Guard Reductions
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 1, 2014 Miss. Delegation Pledges to Aid Disaster Recovery
May 1, 2014 Miss. Senators Cosponsor Bill to Authorize Keystone XL Pipeline
April 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the US - Mississippi Delegation Requests Federal Disaster Declaration in Aftermath of Devastating Storms
April 29, 2014 Cochran: Miss. Tornado Recovery will "Begin Immediately and in Earnest"
April 24, 2014 Cochran, Others Take Obama to Task for Easing Immigration Enforcement
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