Chris Coons


Politico: GOP Senators Reject Schumer’s Plan to Block Trump’s Wall

Nearly all GOP Senators are rejecting a proposal backed by Sen. Chuck Schumer that would have President Donald Trump agree to reopen the shuttered federal agencies in exchange for Democrats promising to debate his border wall funding request, according to Politico.


Sen. Coons: Trump’s ‘Closeness’ to Putin Is ‘Alarming’

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) commented on a New York Times report that the FBI opened an investigation into President Donald Trump after he fired FBI Director James Comey. Coons said, “That was a concerning,

Senate Appropriations Committee's Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee ranking member Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) questions U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin during a hearing in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill May 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. Mnuchin testified that the U.S. didn't mean to 'put ZTE out …

Democrat Chris Coons: Border Wall a ‘Waste of Money’

Sen. Chris Coons (D-CT) charged in a barrage of tweets on Thursday that he supports increased funding for border security, although he contended that a border wall amounts to a “waste of money.” 


Coons: ’No Path’ Toward Trump Getting $5 Billion for Wall

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) said President Donald Trump had “no path” to get $5 billion in funding wanted to begin wall construction on the U.S.-Mexico border. Coons said, “There is frankly no path toward his getting $5


Dem Sen. Coons Calls on Acting AG Whitaker to ‘Recuse Himself’

Sunday, Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) called on acting Attorney General Michael Whitaker to “recuse himself.” Despite Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s vote of confidence in Whitaker, Coons said he questions Whitaker’s ability to serve as Jeff Sessions’ replacement because of


Dem Sen Coons: ‘Likely’ Kavanaugh Will Get 50 Votes or More

On Thursday’s “Hugh Hewitt Show,” Senate Judiciary Committee member Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) stated that Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh is “likely” to receive 50 votes or more for his confirmation in the Senate. While discussing the filibuster rules