Senator Amy Klobuchar's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Amy Klobuchar
Current Office: U.S. Senate - 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
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4/14/14 Klobuchar, Heitkamp in Mexico to Discuss Joint Efforts to Fight Sex Trafficking, Heroin Epidemic 4/11/14 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman and Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Bulletproof Vest Program 4/10/14 Klobuchar, Blunt, 23 Other Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize Brand USA and Help Boost International Tourism to the United States 4/10/14 With Tax Deadline Looming and Taxpayer's More at Risk, Klobuchar Calls for Action to Pass Bipartisan Legislation to Combat Tax Identity Theft 4/10/14 Time - The Rise of Fake Pot 4/10/14 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit 4/09/14 CBS Money Watch - Why Women's Pay Gap Means Trouble Later in Life 4/09/14 Commerce Committee Passes Thune, Klobuchar Bill to Address Propane and Heating Fuel Shortages 4/09/14 Klobuchar, Hoeven Driver Privacy Act Moves Forward, Passes Committee 4/09/14 Klobuchar, Lee Statements on Comcast-Time Warner Merger Hearing 4/09/14 Klobuchar Legislation to Help Prevent Death from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Passes Commerce Committee 4/09/14 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs 4/08/14 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed 4/08/14 Thune, Klobuchar Introduce Bill to Provide Licensure Clarity for Sports Medicine Professionals 4/08/14 Sens. Hirono, Lee, Kirk & Klobuchar Introduce Job-Creating Visa Waiver Bill 4/04/14 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, & Education 4/04/14 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs 4/04/14 Klobuchar: FDA Approval of Drug to Reverse Heroin Overdoses is Important Step in Effort to Save Lives 4/04/14 After Major Push From Klobuchar to Install Kill Switches on Cell Phones, Samsung Announces New Smartphone Will Include Kill Switch Technology 4/04/14 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Fight to Protect U.S. Producers Against Ridiculous EU Trade Demands on Names of Meat Products 4/04/14 Sens. Klobuchar, Franken Fight to Lower Minnesotans' Energy Costs 4/04/14 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs 4/02/14 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Richard Shelby, Mary Landrieu, and Daniel Coats - Strong Support for Firefighters 4/02/14 Klobuchar Presses DEA to Immediately Implement Law to Help Curb Prescription Abuse, Combat Growing Heroin Epidemic 4/02/14 Klobuchar Presses General Motors and Federal Regulators for Answers on Long-Delayed Recall Linked to Crashes and Deaths in Minnesota and Across the Country 4/02/14 Forest Lake Times: Klobuchar Spends Vietnam Veterans Day in Forest Lake 4/01/14 Mikulski, Senate and House Democrats Along with Advocacy Groups Urge Senate Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act 4/01/14 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014 3/31/14 Ozy: Minnesota Hotdish 3/28/14 Klobuchar: Nearly 13,000 Minnesotans Have Over $9 Million in Unclaimed Tax Refunds Waiting to Be Retrieved 3/26/14 On National Agriculture Day, Klobuchar Attends Unveiling of Norman Borlaug Statue at US Capitol 3/25/14 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Minimum Wages 3/25/14 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine - Motion to Proceed 3/24/14 Senator Klobuchar Discusses Ways to Preserve Ice Arenas 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran 3/18/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination 3/17/14 Klobuchar, Franken, Hoeven, Baldwin Legislation Making it Easier to Transport Propane to Communities Impacted by Propane Shortage Passes Senate, Heads to President's Desk 3/17/14 Klobuchar Bipartisan Resolution Designating National Youth Synthetic Drug Awareness Week Passes House 3/14/14 Klobuchar, Feinstein, Coburn, Flake Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Stabilize Funding for Patent and Trademark Office 3/14/14 Hoeven, Klobuchar Bipartisan Legislation to Help Communities Impacted by Propane Shortage Passes Congress 3/14/14 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Great Lakes Asian Carp 3/14/14 After Passing Senate, Sens. Franken, Klobuchar, & Rep. Nolan's Land Exchange Bill Set to Become Law 3/13/14 Bill Introduced to Stabilize Patent and Trademark Office Funding 3/13/14 Administration Acts on Klobuchar Recommendation to Help Prevent Spikes in Gas Prices 3/13/14 Klobuchar Discusses Efforts to Spur Exports and Boost Manufacturing in America by Cutting Red Tape for Aircraft Companies 3/12/14 Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 3/11/14 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Dairy Products in the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership 3/10/14 Klobuchar, Thune Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Address and Heating Fuel Shortages 3/07/14 Hoeven, Klobuchar, Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Legislation to Help Communities Impacted by Propane Shortage 3/06/14 Klobuchar Presses for Action to Improve Freight Rail Safety