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Mark Kirk's Public Statements

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
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx - Support Argonne Proposal to Help Mass Transit Systems Handle Emergency Events
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to United States Trade Representative, Ambassador Michael Froman, and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack - Address Barriers to U.S. Pork Exports
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Sen. Max Baucus and Sen. Orrin Hatch - Kirk, Donnelly: Provide Tax Certainty for Continued Manufacturing Growth
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Barbara Boxer, Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works, Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, David Vitter, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works, and Nick J. Rahall II, Ranking Member, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Protect Important Metro East Priorities
Dec. 6, 2013 Kirk, Coats Highlight Importance of Illiana Expressway
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Barbara Boxer, Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works, Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, David Vitter, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works, and Nick J. Rahall II, Ranking Member, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Protect Provisions Promoting Public-Private Partnerships for Water Infrastructure
Dec. 2, 2013 Kirk Statement on Illinois Pension Deal
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Barbara Boxer, David Viter, Bill Shuster, and Nick J. Rahall Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Illinois Disaster Declaration Due to Tornado Damage
Nov. 25, 2013 Kirk, Durbin, Delegation Call on President to Provide Federal Refief for Central and Southern Illinois Counties
Nov. 21, 2013 Bipartisan Statement on Iran Sanctions
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Dr. David Michaels, U.S. Department of Labor Assistant Secretary of Labor - Conduct Proper Assessment of Proposed Rule on Silica Exposure
Nov. 21, 2013 Statement from Senator Kirk on Janet Yellen
Nov. 21, 2013 Bipartisan Statement on Iran Sanctions
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Governor Patrick Quinn
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Grant Temporary Protected Status to Filipinos in Wake of Devastating Typhoon
Nov. 19, 2013 Kirk: It's Time to End Child Sex Trafficking
Nov. 19, 2013 Klobuchar, Cornyn, Heitkamp, Kirk Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Crack Down on Sex Trafficking
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Key Concerns Over Iran Nuclear Offer
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Nov. 14, 2013 Kirk, Markey, Barton, Rush Introduce "Do Not Track Kids' Act
Nov. 14, 2013 Senators Coons, Kirk Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Create a National Manufacturing Strategy
Nov. 14, 2013 Lipinski's American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act Introduced in Senate
Nov. 14, 2013 Ten Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Create Infrastructure Financing Authority
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Secretary U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget - Support Biodiesel
Nov. 14, 2013 Kirk to Yellen: Don't Use One-Size-Fits-All Approach to Regulate Insurance Companies
Nov. 13, 2013 Kirk-Durbin Bill to Protect Schoolchildren with Allergies Signed Into Law by President Obama
Nov. 11, 2013 Daily Herald - Sen. Kirk Helps Arlington Heights Veteran Get Medals 67 Years Later
Nov. 10, 2013 Kirk, Durbin Announce Passage of their Bill to Protect School Children with Allergies
Nov. 8, 2013 Kirk Seeks Obamacare Website Refund for Taxpayers
Nov. 8, 2013 Senator Kirk Statement on Negotiations With Iran
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Call On Sebelius To Resign
Nov. 7, 2013 Senate Passes Kirk-Sponsored Employment Non-Discrimination Bill
Nov. 7, 2013 Bipartisan Group Aims to Improve Job Opportunities for Vets
Nov. 7, 2013 Senators Kirk and Manchin Introduce Legislation to Delay Individual Mandate Penalty for One Year
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary Jo-Ellen Darcy, Department of Army - Asian Carp
Nov. 5, 2013 Kirk Demands Obamacare Website Contract
Nov. 5, 2013 Republican Health Committee Senators Confront Administration About Obamacare Failures
Nov. 5, 2013 Durbin Introduces Kirk and Duckworth at Senate Committee Hearing on Disability Rights Treaty
Nov. 5, 2013 Senator Kirk Testifies at Foreign Relations Committee: Our Soldiers Are Victors, Not Victims
Nov. 4, 2013 Senator Kirk Statement on Employment Non-Discrimination Act
Nov. 4, 2013 Kirk, Durbin, Quigley Host Capitol Hill Reception with Stanley Cup
Nov. 4, 2013 Executive Session
Nov. 4, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators: It's Time to Pass ENDA
Nov. 1, 2013 Kirk Outlines Stroke Agenda
Oct. 31, 2013 On Halloween, Shaheen & Kirk Highlight Need to Reform Sugar Industry's Sweet Deal
Oct. 31, 2013 Kirk, Manchin Introduce Bipartisan Bill Improving Access to Credit
Oct. 31, 2013 Kirk, Durbin Bill to Protect School Children with Allergies Passes United States Senate
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Senate Farm Bill Conferee - Include Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Language in 2013 Farm Bill
Oct. 23, 2013 Bustos, Durbin, Kirk, Davis Provision To Improve Illinois Locks & Dams Passes House Of Representatives
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