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Posts Tagged ‘US. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’ (2 found)

Burmese Election Must Show Commitment to Democracy

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made the following remarks on the Senate floor today regarding democratic elections in Burma […]

October 22, 2015  •  By US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell  •  Tags: , , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

US. Senate Majority Leader Mitch Mcconnell: Outcome of Fall Elections will Signal State of Political Reform in Burma

‘In light of the recent defeat of constitutional reform, I believe that steps, such as including Burma in the Generalized System of Preferences program, should be put on hold until after this fall’s election. Only after the ballots have been cast and counted in Burma can an appropriate evaluation be made about the pace of reform in the country and whether additional normalization of relations is warranted […]’

July 9, 2015  •  By US. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell  •  Tags: , , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤