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Amy Klobuchar's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Amy Klobuchar
Office: U.S. Senate (MN) - Sr, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: John; 1 Child: Abigail
Birth Date: 05/25/1960
Birth Place: Plymouth, MN
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
March 14, 2014 Klobuchar, Feinstein, Coburn, Flake Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Stabilize Funding for Patent and Trademark Office
March 13, 2014 Bill Introduced to Stabilize Patent and Trademark Office Funding
March 13, 2014 Klobuchar Discusses Efforts to Spur Exports and Boost Manufacturing in America by Cutting Red Tape for Aircraft Companies
Feb. 13, 2014 Klobuchar, Lee Statements on Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Revise Fuel Standards Proposal
Dec. 17, 2013 Star Tribune - Manufacturing Making a Comeback, Report Says
Dec. 17, 2013 New Congressional Report Details Revitalization of American Manufacturing Sector
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Nov. 14, 2013 As Holiday Shopping Season Approaches, Klobuchar Holds Hearing on Price-Fixing Cartels that Drive Up Costs for Familes
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Vehicle Financing Market
July 23, 2013 Klobuchar Holds Hearing Highlighting Need for Legislation to Crack Down on Anti-Competitive Pay-for-Delay Deals
June 17, 2013 Klobuchar, Grassley Statements on U.S. Supreme Court's Decision in FTC v. Activas, Inc.
June 12, 2013 Klobuchar Cosponsors Legislation to Crack Down on Phone Cramming
May 29, 2013 Klobuchar, Johnson, Fischer Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Calling for Action to Improve Rural Communications
May 8, 2013 Klobuchar Statement on Minnesota Exports Reaching Record Levels
May 7, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation Cosponsored by Klobuchar to Level Playing Field for Local Minnesota Businesses to Compete Against Online Retailers Passes Senate
May 7, 2013 Klobuchar Calls for Swift Action to Protect Consumers from Errors on Credit Reports
May 2, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Don't Cut Timber Sales
April 25, 2013 Letter to Mr. Lowell McAdam, Chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications, Inc. and Mr. Randall Stephenson, Chairman and CEO of AT&T, Inc. - Expanded Cell Phone Service in Southwest Minnesota
April 23, 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 --Motion to Proceed--Continued
March 21, 2013 Klobuchar, Vitter Introduce Legislation to Address Captive Shipping and Promote Fairness and Competition in the Railroad Industry
March 21, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Bipartisan Group of Senators Pass Amendment Showing Strong Support for Repealing Medical Device Tax
March 21, 2013 Klobuchar Rallies Support for Legislation to Level Playing Field for Local Minnesota Businesses to Compete Against Online Retailers
March 20, 2013 Klobuchar Cosponsors Legislation to Protect Consumers from Harmful Chemicals
March 19, 2013 Klobuchar Makes Consumer Protection and Industry Competition Top Priority at American Airlines-US Airways Merger Hearing
March 17, 2013 My Fox Twin Cities - FTC Report: 25% of Credit Reports Contain Major Errors
March 7, 2013 Klobuchar, Lee, Blumenthal Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Allow Cell Phone Unlocking
March 6, 2013 Klobuchar: Federal Action Needed to Fight Metal Theft
March 5, 2013 Klobuchar Statement on FCC Backing Effort to Unlock Cell Phones
Feb. 21, 2013 Letter to CEO Richard F. Smith, Equifax, Inc., CEO Victor Nichols, Experian North America, and CEO Jim Peck, Transunion Corp., Klobuchar Calls for Swift Action to Protect Consumers from Errors on Credit Reports
Feb. 20, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator Perciasepe - Environmental Health
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk, Klobuchar, Collins Urge Administration to Crack Down on Unfair Canadian Trade Practices in the Paper Market
Sept. 27, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Leon Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Aug. 2, 2012 CPSIA Anniversary
July 17, 2012 HometownSource.com - Klobuchar Calls on Market Regulators to Crack Down on Those Who Put Consumers at Risk
June 20, 2012 Klobuchar: America Invents Act Will Help Minnesota Businesses Compete in Global Economy
June 8, 2012 Klobuchar Visiting Businesses Across Minnesota
June 5, 2012 Klobuchar Meets with New CEO of Verso Paper, Discusses Efforts to Get Paper Mill Running Again
April 25, 2012 Klobuchar's Bipartisan Provisions to Prevent Drug Shortages, Boost Medical Device Innovation Clear Senate Committee
April 18, 2012 Klobuchar Highlights Efforts of Minnesota Businesses to Strengthen Local Economies
March 30, 2012 Letter to Mr. Genachowski, Chair of the Federal Communications Commission
March 22, 2012 Klobuchar Votes to Help Small Businesses Access Critical Capital Needed to Grow and Create Jobs
March 21, 2012 Letter to AT&T and CenturyLink
March 21, 2012 Senate Bill Would Force Emergency Action to Cut Gas Prices
March 21, 2012 Klobuchar Statement on Record Number of Tourists Visiting the United States
March 19, 2012 Senators Klobuchar and Franken Urge Administration to Defend American Auto Industry Jobs Against Unfair Chinese Competition
March 15, 2012 Letter to Louis Freeh, Trustee of MF Global Holding Ltd.
Nov. 9, 2011 Patient Advocacy Groups Endorse Conflict of Interest Reform, Similar to Provision in Klobuchar Medical Device Legislation
Oct. 11, 2011 American Jobs Act
Oct. 6, 2011 Senate Bill Creates Jobs by Boosting Domestic Tourism
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