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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
May 16, 2014 FEMA Offers $6.7 Million for Wind Retrofit Work on Coastal Mississippi Homes
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary Department of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 14, 2014 Cochran, Wicker: Congress Reaches Deal on Water Resources Bill
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 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 Picayune Item - County's FEMA Loan Forgiven
May 7, 2014 Cochran Gains Assurances of USDA Disaster Assistance for Mississippi Ag Losses
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
April 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - GOP Senators Challenge President's Decimation of Immigration Law
April 22, 2014 Cochran: Farm Bill Program Benefits Prentiss Co. Water System
April 11, 2014 Cochran: Biofuels Have Economic Potential for Mississippi, Southern States
April 11, 2014 SuperTalk Mississippi - Holding FEMA's FEET to the Fire: Flood Insurance Rates Still Haven't Dropped
April 10, 2014 Letter to W. Craig Fugate, Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency - Quit Stalling on Flood Insurance Policy Protection
April 9, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Uphold Fair Trade for US Steel Workers
April 9, 2014 Wicker, Cochran Weigh In Again on Pipeline Abandonment
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Cochran: EPA Should Adhere to Farm Bill Restrictions on Regulating Forest Roads
April 4, 2014 Mississippi Counties to Share $5.3 Million for Hosting Federal Forests
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
April 4, 2014 Cochran: The Best Testimony Heard This Week
April 4, 2014 Cochran: The Best Testimony Heard This Week
April 3, 2014 Navigation, Levees Should Remain an Emphasis in Era of Constrained Budgets, Cochran Says
April 2, 2014 Cochran Presses for Cost Analysis & Justification for Proposal Targeting Keesler's "Flying Jennies"
April 1, 2014 FEMA Approves Almost $1.6 Million to Repair Gulfport Piers & Jetties
March 31, 2014 Cochran Announces $497.0 Million Coast Guard Cutter Contract
March 28, 2014 Cochran Says Alleged Irregularities in FEMA Flood Map Process Are Troubling
March 27, 2014 Cochran Suggests Lower Mississippi River Valley for Regional Conservation Effort
March 27, 2014 Cochran & Wicker Cosponsor Bill to Force EPA to Consider Economic Impact of Clean Air Rules
March 25, 2014 The Hagstrom Report - EPA, Army Corps Release Waters Rule
March 25, 2014 Cochran Wary of EPA Effort to Clarify Clean Water Regulations
March 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine
March 22, 2014 The Commericial Appeal - DeSoto Wastewater Board to Pump Federal Funds into Fiscal 2014 Projects
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 13, 2014 Cochran Helps Push Bill to Keep Flood Insurance Rates Low Over the Finish Line
March 13, 2014 Cochran & Wicker Back Bill to Ensure President Upholds Constitutional Responsibility to Execute the Law
March 13, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of Office of Management and Budget - Immediately Rescind Rule Giving Unions a Carveout from Obamacare
March 12, 2014 Cochran, Wicker: Obamacare Delays are Unfair to Individuals
March 12, 2014 Cochran & DHS Secretary Commit to Data Center Consolidation to Save Taxpayer Funding
March 12, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary, Department of Commerce - Trade Decision for US Catfish
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