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Mark Kirk's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

Full Name: Mark Steven Kirk
Office: U.S. Senate (IL) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced
Birth Date: 09/15/1959
Birth Place: Champaign-Urbana, IL
Home City: Highland Park, IL
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
Issue Position: Congressional Integrity and Fiscal Responsibility
Nov. 21, 2013 Statement from Senator Kirk on Janet Yellen
Jan. 25, 2013 Senate Labor Committee Republicans Comment on Court Ruling that Obama Appointees to NLRB are Unconstitutional
March 22, 2012 Senator Blumenthal, Kirk Applaud Final Passage of Stock Act
Feb. 1, 2012 Senators Blumenthal, Kirk Introduce Expanded Pension Revocation Amendment to STOCK Act
June 23, 2011 Senators Kirk, Blumenthal Introduce Bill to Expand Pension Revocation Law
June 9, 2011 Real Clear Politics: Mark Kirk and the Politics of Moderation
May 12, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 19, 2009 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2010
Feb. 25, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 1105, Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009
Feb. 1, 2009 Kirk And Murphy: Ban "Pay-To-Play" In Both Washington And Springfield
Dec. 8, 2008 Kirk Statement On Blagojevich Corruption Charges
March 17, 2008 Chicago Tribune - Letter to the Editor: Congressman Kirk on Earmarks
Nov. 15, 2007 The Coach Announces Last Day on the Floor
July 31, 2007 Kill Congressional Pensions for Felons
July 31, 2007 Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007
July 12, 2007 The Cause of Cleaning Up Congress Has Ground to a Halt
June 22, 2007 CNSNews.com - Congress May Revoke Pensions for Disgraced Members
June 12, 2007 Kirk Amendment Calls for House to Offset All Greenhouse Gas Emissions
June 7, 2007 Charleston Daily Mail Editorial - Corruption Should Negate Pensions
June 7, 2007 Congressmen Convicted of Felonies still Collect Pension Checks in Jail
June 5, 2007 Congressional Pensions
June 5, 2007 The Chicago Tribune - The Pension Trap
June 4, 2007 Kirk: Kill Pensions for Congressmen Convicted of Felonies
March 23, 2007 Supplemental Bill Passed for Peanuts
Jan. 24, 2007 House Votes to Expand Pension Forfeiture
Jan. 19, 2007 Pension Bill Regarding Convicted Former Members Falls Short
Jan. 19, 2007 Pass Congressional Pension Reform the Right Way
Dec. 14, 2005 Help Defend the Respect of Congress
Dec. 14, 2005 Kirk Introduces Legislation to Strip Congressional Pensions from Members of Congress Convicted of Felonies
Feb. 24, 2005 The Latest Initiative in Congress: Blogging
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