Press Releases

August 2019

August 22: Sen. Coons, Office of Nat’l Drug Control Policy director to host opioid crisis event at UD’s STAR Campus
[VIDEO] Sen. Coons: “It’s great to provide comfort and prayers, but it’s more important that we take bipartisan action”
Sens. Coons, Toomey call for bipartisan action to improve gun safety laws
Sens. Coons, Lankford send bipartisan letter to Trump Administration in response to proposed elimination of refugee resettlements
[VIDEO] Sen. Coons on the shootings in El Paso and Dayton
Sen. Coons pushes for equal retirement benefits for Guardsmen and Reservists in annual defense bill
Sens. Carper, Coons urge CRAs to provide free credit monitoring to all active duty service members
Carper, Coons Join Colleagues in Introducing Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United
Coons, Sullivan introduce E-SERVICE Act to better protect survivors of domestic violence
Sen. Coons on markup of Graham asylum proposal: “This committee should be the bipartisan place where we hammer out solutions” not tear each other apart

July 2019

Sens. Coons, McSally introduce legislation to improve the long-term sustainability, safety, and economic viability of U.S. nuclear power
Sens. Coons, Gardner introduce legislation to support research on opioid addiction
Sens. Coons, Graham introduce legislation to hold Saudi government accountable for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi
Carper, Coons Join Colleagues to Reiterate Concerns about Trump Administration’s Lack of Strategy for Central America
ICYMI: Sen. Coons in the Cape Gazette: “Let’s work together to fix our health care system, not sabotage it”
Following visit to southern border, Sen. Coons demands Trump Administration immediately address inadequate care for children, health and safety standards, and more
Sen. Coons introduces new, bipartisan bill to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank for 10 years
Sens. Coons and Feinstein, Rep. Panetta introduce bill to price carbon pollution, invest in infrastructure, R&D, and working families
Sen. Coons Opposes Trump Admin Proposal to Shut Down U.S. Refugee Program
VIDEO FROM THE BORDER: Young boy tells Sen. Coons he hasn’t been able to brush his teeth