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Coats Supports Bipartisan Farm Bill

June 22, 2012
Coats Supports Bipartisan Farm Bill

  06/25/78 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) today made the following statement after voting for the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act of 2012, a bipartisan farm policy bill: “Hoosier farmers and agricultural producers are among the best in the world and this bill ensures they will have the certainty they need to maintain and...
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Coats Receives Big Brothers Big Sisters Lifetime Achievement Award

June 13, 2012
Coats Receives Big Brothers Big Sisters Lifetime Achievement Award

06/14/12 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) was honored Tuesday by Big Brothers Big Sisters of America as the recipient of the 2012 Charles G. Berwind Lifetime Achievement Award, the organization’s highest honor for a volunteer mentor. “I am honored to receive this award from an organization that has made a significant impact in my life...
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Coats Statement on Naming of USS Indiana

April 13, 2012
Coats Statement on Naming of USS Indiana

  04/16/12 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) Friday issued the following statement after United States Navy Secretary Ray Mabus announced that the Navy will name one of its newest fast-attack submarines USS Indiana (SSN 789): “I join all Hoosiers today in proudly welcoming USS Indiana to the world’s greatest Navy. As the third U.S. Navy...
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Coats Statement on U.S. Becoming World Leader in Corporate Taxation

March 30, 2012
Coats Statement on U.S. Becoming World Leader in Corporate Taxation

     04/02/12 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) called for bipartisan, comprehensive tax reform to reduce rates on individuals and businesses as the United States becomes the world leader in corporate taxation. On Sunday, Japan lowered its corporate tax rate by five percent, making the American combined tax rate of 39.2 percent the highest in the...
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Coats: EPA Standard for New Power Plants Will Increase Energy Costs

March 29, 2012
Coats: EPA Standard for New Power Plants Will Increase Energy Costs

  03/30/12 U.S. Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) made the following statement regarding greenhouse gas rules for new power plants released today by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): “The president claims to support an ‘all of the above’ approach to energy production, yet this regulation effectively will terminate any plans to construct new coal-fired power...
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Coats “Hopeful” Supreme Court Will Rule Obamacare Mandate Unconstitutional

March 28, 2012
Coats “Hopeful” Supreme Court Will Rule Obamacare Mandate Unconstitutional

  03/29/12 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) Monday made the following statement regarding the Supreme Court beginning oral arguments on the constitutionality of the mandate to purchase health coverage included in the president’s health care law: “I do not believe the federal government has the authority to force American citizens to purchase a good or...
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Coats Supports Bipartisan JOBS Act

March 26, 2012
Coats Supports Bipartisan JOBS Act

   03/27/12 Last week Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) made the following statement after voting for the Jump-start Our Business Start-ups (JOBS) Act, bipartisan legislation that will provide more access to capital and generate economic growth. “The JOBS Act will make much-needed regulatory changes to help start-ups and entrepreneurs access public markets and create jobs,”...
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Coats Opposes Highway Bill

March 16, 2012
Coats Opposes Highway Bill

03/19/12 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) Wednesday voted against the two-year, $109 billion Surface Transportation Reauthorization bill. “Improving America’s infrastructure is a top priority, but Congress must find ways to pay for this spending rather than pile on more debt,” said Coats. “Although the federal highway program needs to be funded, this legislation puts Indiana...
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Coats Opposes Highway Bill

March 15, 2012
Coats Opposes Highway Bill

  03/16/12 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) Wednesday voted against the two-year, $109 billion Surface Transportation Reauthorization bill. “Improving America’s infrastructure is a top priority, but Congress must find ways to pay for this spending rather than pile on more debt,” said Coats. “Although the federal highway program needs to be funded, this legislation puts Indiana...
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Coats Statement on Tragic Storms that Struck Southern Indiana

March 4, 2012
Coats Statement on Tragic Storms that Struck Southern Indiana

    03/05/12 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) Saturday issued the following statement regarding the fatal storms and tornadoes that hit southern Indiana on Friday: “No matter how much we may prepare, Mother Nature’s unpredictability and harshness delivered a devastating blow to southern Indiana. Marsha and I ask all Americans to keep Hoosiers and our neighbors...
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