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Mark Begich's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

Full Name: Mark Begich
Office: U.S. Senate (AK) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 19, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 1 Child: Jacob
Birth Date: 03/30/1962
Birth Place: Anchorage, AK
Home City: Anchorage, AK
Date Title
Issue Position: Protecting Alaskans' Rights
April 1, 2014 Senators Introduce Bill Supporting Restoration of Tribal Homelands
March 11, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, US Attorney General - Pay Alaska Tribes for Past Contract Shortfalls
May 15, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security - Nominations of Robert D. Okun, Michael K. O'Keefe to be Associate Judges, Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Feb. 28, 2013 Begich Statement on Voting Rights Act
March 29, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 29, 2012 Alaska Delegation Introduces Legislation Naming Juneau Courthouse Facilities
March 22, 2012 Begich Concerned with Report on Federal Court Closures
Dec. 15, 2011 Executive Session
Nov. 15, 2011 Executive Session
Nov. 8, 2011 Senators Introduce Legislation Empowering States to Protect Consumers from Abusive Lending
Sept. 8, 2011 Murkowski, Begich Laud Judiciary Vote For Christen, Gleason
June 17, 2011 Senate Armed Services Committee Approves Amendment to Protect Service Members Who Are Victims of Sexual Assault
Aug. 5, 2010 Executive Session
Aug. 3, 2010 Begich to Vote to Confirm Solicitor General Kagan for Supreme Court
July 28, 2010 Senators Announce U.S. Judge Replacement Process
June 9, 2010 Begich Meets with Supreme Court Nominee Kagan
May 10, 2010 Statement on Kagan Nomination to Supreme Court
Feb. 4, 2010 Begich Urges Legislators to Protect Campaign Finance Laws
Jan. 21, 2010 Begich Critical of Supreme Court Ruling on Campaign Financing
Dec. 3, 2009 Nomination Of Jacqueline Nguyen
Aug. 6, 2009 Senator Mark Begich Statement On Confirmation Of Judge Sonia Sotomayor
June 24, 2009 Senator Begich Statement On Meeting With Judge Sonia Sotomayor
June 22, 2009 Begich Statement On Supreme Court Decision On Kensington Mine
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Armed Services Committee - To Consider The Nominations Of Andrew Weber To Be Assistant To The Secretary Of Defense For Nuclear And Chemical And Biological Defense Programs; Paul Stockton To Be Assistant Secretary Of Defense
May 5, 2009 Begich Recommends Alaskan for U.S. Supreme Court
April 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Commerce, Science And Transportation Committee - Nominations
Sept. 4, 2008 Cordova Times - Partial Settlement Reached in Exxon Spill
June 25, 2008 Begich Angered by Exxon Valdez Ruling
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transparency
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