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Thad Cochran's Public Statements

Full Name: Thad Cochran
Office: U.S. Senate (MS) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/1978
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rose; 2 Children: Clayton, Katherine
Birth Date: 12/07/1937
Birth Place: Pontotoc, MS
Home City: Jackson, MS
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - No Union Carveouts from Obamacare
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner, House Leaders Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and Senators Barbara Mikulski, Richard Shelby, Hal Rogers, and Nita Lowey - Fishing Disaster Relief in Budget Process
Nov. 11, 2013 Cochran Joins Tribute to Water Valley Veteran
Nov. 8, 2013 Cochran Issues 2013 Veterans Day Statement
Nov. 7, 2013 Cochran Cosponsors Hunting, Fishing & Recreational Shooting Protection Act
Nov. 7, 2013 Veterans Day
Nov. 6, 2013 Cochran & Wicker: Army Delaying USM ROTC Closure for At Least Two Years
Nov. 4, 2013 Senate Confirms Debra Brown to be U.S. District Court Judge
Nov. 4, 2013 Executive Session
Oct. 31, 2013 Senators Fight to Protect Farmers & Hunters From Burdensome Regs
Oct. 31, 2013 Cochran Encouraged by Navy Plan to Move Seabee Personnel to Gulfport
Oct. 30, 2013 Miss. Senators Ask HHS to Reconsider Home Health Care Cuts
Oct. 30, 2013 Cochran: Reach Farm Bill Agreement as Soon as Possible
Oct. 30, 2013 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
Oct. 29, 2013 Cochran Plays Key Role in Bipartisan Bill to Delay Flood Insurance Hikes
Oct. 28, 2013 Cochran, Wicker Cosponsor Bill to Delay Obamacare Mandate
Oct. 25, 2013 Landrieu, Bipartisan Coalition to Introduce Flood Insurance Reform Bill
Oct. 23, 2013 Cochran: Space-X Decision Bodes Well for Job Growth in South Mississippi
Oct. 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Explain Marketing Assistance Loan Program Disruption
Oct. 17, 2013 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Dept of Agriculture - Marketing Assistance Loans
Oct. 16, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013-- Motion to Proceed--
Oct. 16, 2013 Cochran Statement on Ending Government Shutdown, Averting Default
Oct. 16, 2013 Politico - Farm Bill Conferees Huddle
Oct. 15, 2013 Miss. Senators Unequivocally Opposed to U.N. Arms Treaty
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Oct. 11, 2013 Cochran Ready for Farm Bill Conference Talks
Oct. 11, 2013 Cochran, Wicker Support Suspending Flood Insurance Rate Hikes
Oct. 11, 2013 Cochran Ready for Farm Bill Conference Talks
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Senators Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell - Provide Immediate Flood Insurance Rate Relief for Homeowners
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Review Delphi Salaried Pensions
Oct. 8, 2013 Cochran Commends Karen P. Stewart of Terry, the 2013 Angel in Adoption Honoree for Mississippi
Oct. 1, 2013 Continuing Appropriations
Oct. 1, 2013 Cochran Praises WWII Veterans "Calm, Cool, and Collected Demeanor" in Shutdown Confrontation
Sept. 27, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2014
Sept. 27, 2013 Cochran Votes to Defund Obamacare, Pledges Continued Fight to Repeal Unpopular Law
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to US Commodity Futures Trading Commission - Customer Protection Rule
Sept. 24, 2013 Senators Introduce Adoption Information Act
Sept. 24, 2013 Corporation for National and Community Service
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Director Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Office of Management and Budget - Obamacare Carve-Out for Unions
Sept. 11, 2013 Cochran Statement on Observance of 9/11 Terrorist Attacks
Sept. 10, 2013 Congress Sends Natchez Trace Parkway Conveyance Bill to President
Sept. 10, 2013 Super Talk Mississippi - Mississippi's D.C. Lawmakers Say 'No' to Syrian Strike
Sept. 8, 2013 Memphis Commercial Appeal - Fish Wars Flash Again: U.S. Wins Skirmish With Vietnam; Vietnamese "Catfish" Still Sold Below Fair Market Value, Commerce Department Rules
Sept. 6, 2013 Super Talk Mississippi - Your Tax Dollars: Grants to Improve Bridges, Railroads
Sept. 5, 2013 Cochran, Wicker: $18.2 Million in Transportation Grants for Miss.
Sept. 4, 2013 Agri-Pulse -
Aug. 28, 2013 Cochran Statement on 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
Aug. 22, 2013 Letter to Chairman Max Baucus and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch, Senate Finance Committee - Rural Hospitals
Aug. 13, 2013 Cochran Advocates Level Playing Field for Gulf Shrimp Industry
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Iranian Nuclear Program
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