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Chris Coons' Public Statements

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' A. Coons
Office: U.S. Senate (DE) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate - Jr
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Annie; 3 Children: Michael, Jack, Maggie
Birth Date: 09/09/1963
Birth Place: Greenwich, CT
Home City: Wilmington, DE
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 5, 2014 Kirk, Coons, Pryor, Lipinski Applaud Passage of Manufacturing Agenda
June 5, 2014 Senator Coons' Manufacturing Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill
June 5, 2014 Senator Coons' Public Safety Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill
June 4, 2014 Senator Coons Urges Action to Rein in Spending on Campaigns
June 4, 2014 Advocates for Consumers, Victims of Domestic Violence Back Senator Coons' Bill to End Stalking Apps
June 3, 2014 Senator Coons Honored for Fighting to Save Children's Advocacy Centers
June 3, 2014 IRS Enacts Coons-Roberts Provision to Make R&D Tax Credit Accessible to Small Businesses
June 3, 2014 Senator Coons Introduces Bill to Reform and Modernize America's Food Aid Program
June 2, 2014 Senator Coons Applauds New Standards to Cut Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants
May 27, 2014 Politico - The Founding Fathers Would Have Protected Your Smartphone
May 27, 2014 Senators of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Praise USDA for Recognizing the Bay as a Critical Conservation Area
May 23, 2014 Senator Coons Cosponsors Three Bills to Strengthen Veterans' Medical Care
May 22, 2014 Letter to Robin C. Aube-Warren, Director of the Wilmington VA Medical Center - Regarding VA Scheduling Delays
May 22, 2014 Senator Coons Votes to Fund Nationwide Investigation into Allegations of Scheduling Misconduct at VA
May 22, 2014 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins
May 22, 2014 Senator Coons' Agriculture Priorities Included in Appropriations Bill
May 21, 2014 Senator Coons Co-Chairs Hearing on Escalating Wildlife Trafficking Crisis
May 21, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce Assistance to Agricultural Producers to Improve Water Quality in Chesapeake Bay Watershed
May 21, 2014 Rubio, Coons, Senate Colleagues Introduce Resolution Condemning Death Sentence For Sudanese Christian Woman
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the senate Chairing Foreign Relations Subcommittee - Wildlife Trafficking Crisis
May 20, 2014 Senator Coons Cosponsors Bipartisan Bill to Accelerate Breast Cancer Research
May 15, 2014 Senators Coons, Kirk Introduce Bill to Designate Nation's First Coast-to-Coast Trail
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary Department of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 15, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Chairing Foreign Relations Subcommittee - Nigerian Kidnappings
May 15, 2014 Senator Coons Demands Response to Kidnapping of Nigerian Schoolgirls
May 14, 2014 Senators Coons, Portman Introduce Bill to Extend Aid to Families of Fallen Officers
May 14, 2014 Business Leaders Endorse Senator Coons' Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Protection of Trade Secrets
May 14, 2014 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, and Willliam J. Baer, Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice - Regarding Pfizer's Potential Takeover of AstraZeneca
May 14, 2014 Nomination of Roy K.J. Williams to Be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development
May 14, 2014 Senator Coons, Delaware Wild Lands Director Participate in Roundtable on Conservation Priorities
May 14, 2014 Portman and Coons Introduce Bill to Extend Aid to Families of Fallen Law Enforcement Officers
May 14, 2014 Police Survivors of New Castle Courthouse Shooting Join Senator Coons at Hearing on Bulletproof Vest Partnership
May 13, 2014 Letter to Ian Read, CEO of Pfizer - Regarding Potential AstraZeneca Buy-Out
May 13, 2014 Tax Extenders Bill Will Help Startup Companies Create Jobs
May 12, 2014 Statement from Senator Coons on Senate's Failure to Advance Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Bill
May 12, 2014 Senator Coons' Bipartisan Intellectual Property Legislation to Be Focus of Tuesday Hearing
May 9, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Announce Grant Award for Sussex County Airport Project
May 9, 2014 Senator Coons Applauds Announcement of $2 Billion Goal for Federal Energy Savings
May 8, 2014 Senators Carper and Coons Introduce Bill to Preserve and Improve Delaware River Watershed
May 8, 2014 Submitted Resolutions - National Teacher Day
May 7, 2014 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
May 6, 2014 Submitted Resolutions - National Charter Schools Week
May 6, 2014 Senate Passes Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Abduction of Nigerian School Girls
May 6, 2014 Senator Coons Files Weatherization Amendment to Strengthen Energy Efficiency Bill
May 6, 2014 Statement from Senator Coons on Third U.S. National Climate Assessment
May 6, 2014 Letter to Goodluck Jonathan, President of Nigeria - Boko Haram Kidnapping
May 5, 2014 Statement of Senator Coons on Status of Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls
May 1, 2014 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Abduction of School Girls in Nigeria
May 1, 2014 Senate Resolution 433-Condemning the Abduction of Female Students by Armed Militants from the Government Girls Secondary School in the Northeastern Province of Borno in the Federal Republic of Nigeria
May 1, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - The Escalating Crisis in South Sudan
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