Senator Amy Klobuchar's Public Statements


Full Name: Amy Klobuchar
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Sr, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: John; 1 Child: Abigail
Birth Date: 05/25/1960
Birth Place: Plymouth, MN
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Congregationalist
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Issue Position: Ethics Issue Postion: Education Issue Position - Amy Speaks Out on the Issues Issue Position - Honoring Our Veterans Issue Position: Middle Class Opportunity Issue Position: Environment & Conservation Issue Position - Growing Our Economy: Delivering Prosperity for All Issue Position - Securing our Nation and Changing Course in Iraq Issue Position: Preserving the Guarantee of Social Security Issue Position: Iraq Issue Position: National Guard & Reserves Issue Position: Seniors Issue Position: Economy & Federal Budget Issue Position: Public Safety Issue Position: Health Care Issue Position - Supporting Education: Opening the Door to Opportunity Issue Position: Veterans Issue Position - Securing Our Energy Future: Promoting Homegrown Resources Issue Position: Agriculture & Rural Communities Issue Position: Families & Children Issue Position: National Security Issue Position: Homegrown & Renewable Energy Issue Position - Conserving Our Air, Water & Land Issue Position - Reforming Health Care: Cutting Costs, Expanding Access & Improving Quality Issue Position - Promoting Strong Families: Giving Kids the Chance to Grow Up for Success in Life Issue Position - Demanding Accountability from Washington: Ethics Reform Issue Position - Keeping Our Communities Safe: Resources and Support for Public Safety 7/10/14 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act - Motion to Proceed - Continued 7/10/14 Klobuchar-Sponsored Constitutional Amendment to Allow Meaningful Campaign Finance Reform Passes Senate Judiciary Committ 7/10/14 Legislation Klobuchar Cosponsored to Legalize Cell Phone Unlocking Passes Senate Judiciary Committee Unanimously 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Major Disaster Declaration 7/08/14 Klobuchar Announces Implementation of Two Critical Farm Bill Provisions She Authored to Protect Farmers and Ranchers, Improve Conservation 7/08/14 Klobuchar, McCain Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Reduce Prescription Drugs Costs 7/04/14 NNCN Now - Sen. Klobuchar Visits Sustainable Farm in Silver Bay 7/03/14 The Brainerd Dispath - Klobuchar Hears Business Concerns 7/01/14 Klobuchar, Thune Bipartisan Legislation to Address Propane Shortages Signed into Law 7/01/14 At the Mississippi Headwaters, Klobuchar Highlights Action to Stop the Spread of Invasive Carp 7/01/14 Klobuchar, Hoeven, Director General of U.S. Commercial Service Discuss Efforts to Boost Manufacturing in Rural America 7/01/14 After Major Push from Klobuchar, Franken, and Ellison, General Services Administration Announces It Will Abandon Plan to Relocate Twin Cities U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Office to Building that was Inaccessible by Public Transportation 7/01/14 The star Tribune - Feds Reverse Course on Moving Vital Minnesota Immigration Office 6/29/14 The Pioneer Press - FEMA to Assess Flood Damage This Week 6/27/14 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Community Broadband Progress 6/27/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy 6/26/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader - Funding for Wildfire Suppression 6/24/14 Virginia MN - Guest Column: Water Resources Bill Important 6/24/14 Foreign Dumping 6/24/14 Klobuchar Testifies Before Senate Foreign Relations Committee on her Work to Fight Sex Trafficking and the Exploitation of Women Around the World 6/24/14 Klobuchar Focuses on Consumer Protection, Competition at AT&T-DirecTV Merger Hearing 6/23/14 Klobucher, Thune Bipartisan Legislation to Address Propane Shortages Passes House, Heads to President's Desk 6/20/14 Klobuchar, Coats, Schatz, Blunt Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Block Norwegian Air Flights to U.S. that Would Undercut American Carriers