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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
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 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary, Department of Commerce - Trade Decision for US Catfish
March 12, 2014 Cochran & DHS Secretary Commit to Data Center Consolidation to Save Taxpayer Funding
March 12, 2014 Cochran, Wicker: Obamacare Delays are Unfair to Individuals
March 11, 2014 Cochran Introduces Gun-Owner Registration Information Protection Act
March 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Asking Pentagon to Help Identify, Bring Home Remains of Sailors Killed at Pearl Harbor for Burial
March 7, 2014 Cochran Wants Answers From Nominee on Stanford Ponzi Scheme Relief
March 6, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee - Hearing on Commodity Futures Trading Commission Nominations
March 6, 2014 Cochran: Army Corps Will Add $14.4 Million for Miss. Projects
March 6, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secreaty of the Department of Defense - Pearl Harbor Victims
March 5, 2014 Resolution Commemorates 100th Anniversary of Cooperative Extension Service, Expansion of Ag Research
March 4, 2014 Cochran Critical of Obama's FY2015 Budget
March 4, 2014 Cochran Praises House Progress on Flood Insurance Reform Measure
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Mel Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency - Protect Taxpayers from Trust Fund Bailouts for Fannie, Freddie
Feb. 26, 2014 Cochran, Wicker Support Disaster Recovery Grant for Miss. Fisheries
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - FCC's Multi-Market Study of Critical Information Needs
Feb. 25, 2014 The Hill - Defense Hawks Claw Pentagon Budget
Feb. 19, 2014 Cochran: Army Okays $22.8 Million Contract for Additional Mississippi-Build Helicopters
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner Internal Revenue Service - Abandon Pending Regulations Limiting Free Speech
Feb. 13, 2014 Miss. Senators: OSHA to Honor Small Farm Regulatory Exemption
Feb. 12, 2014 Cochran Votes to Restore Military Retirement Benefits
Feb. 12, 2014 Cochran & Wicker: Suspend IRS Rule Targeting Conservative Groups
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 11, 2014 Farm Bill Addresses Rural Water, Wastewater Needs
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Help Combat Child Sexual Assault In Guatemala
Feb. 7, 2014 Cochran Looks Toward 2014 Farm Bill Implementation
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Provide Relief During Propane Shortage
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow A Senate Vote On Iran Sanctions
Feb. 6, 2014 Senate Panel Approves Yellow Creek Transfer Bill
Feb. 5, 2014 Senators Introduce Resolution Denouncing Obama Administration's Coercion of States with Common Core
Feb. 4, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Feb. 4, 2014 Cochran: 2014 Farm Bill Sets Improved Course for Agriculture in U.S. & Mississippi
Feb. 3, 2014 U.S. Senate Votes to Move Forward on 2014 Farm Bill, Vote on Final Passage Tomorrow
Feb. 3, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 30, 2014 Cochran Votes to "Get it Right" on Flood Insurance Reforms
Jan. 29, 2014 Cochran Statement on House Passage of the 2014 Farm Bill
Jan. 28, 2014 Cochran Statement on State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
Jan. 27, 2014 House-Senate Negotiators Announce Bipartisan Agreement on Final Farm Bill
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Max Baucus, Chairman, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Finace - Maintaining the Charitable Tax Deduction
Jan. 23, 2014 Miss. Senators Say OSHA Must Follow the Law on Family Farm Reg Exemption
Jan. 23, 2014 Cochran: Stop Obamacare Insurance Industry Bailouts
Jan. 21, 2014 Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act has Wicker, Cochran Support
Jan. 14, 2014 Wicker, Cochran & Palazzo Support Navy Plan to Locate Seabee Battalion in Gulfport
Jan. 11, 2014 Washington Post - New Iran sanctions bill gaining wide support
Jan. 9, 2014 SuperTalk Mississippi - It's About a Promise: Wicker, Cochran Say They're Moving to Restore Benefits
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