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Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE)

2nd term Democrat from Delaware.

Bio

Residence: Wilmington

Marital Status: Married (Annie Lingenfelter)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: New Castle Co. Council, 2001-05; New Castle Co. Executive, 2005-10; US Senate, 2011-present

Education: AB Amherst College, 1985; MAR Yale University, 1992; JD Yale University, 1992

Birthdate: 09/09/1963

Religion: Presbyterian

Percentage in Last Election: 56%

Major Opponent: Kevin Wade (R)


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Chris Coons.

Website: coons.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

218 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-5042


Wilmington Office: (more district offices)

1105 North Market Street, Suite 100
Wilmington, Delaware 19801-1233
Phone: (302) 573-6345



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Jonathan Stahler
  • Scheduler: Chelsea Moser
  • Legis. Dir.: Brian Winseck
  • Press Secy.: Hannah Smith
  • Judiciary LA: Erica Songer
  • Scheduler: Chelsea Moser
  • Comm. Dir.: Sean Coit
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Corey Linehan
  • Health LA: Corey Linehan
  • Budget LA: David Brown
  • Civil Rights LA: Corey Linehan
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Corey Linehan
  • Science/Technology LA: Leah Rubin Shen
  • Women's Issues LA: Corey Linehan

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Chris Coons voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
R Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act 02/25/2019 Nay Voted Against
R The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/17/2019 Nay Voted Against
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Nay Voted Against
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Nay Voted Against
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Nay Voted Against
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Nay Voted Against
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Nay Voted Against
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Yea Voted Against
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Nay Voted Against
R Collins Amendment to preserve federal funding of Planned Parenthood 12/03/2015 Yea Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Chris Coons's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Chris Coons a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support Yes Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. Chris Coons
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.