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Ben Lujan, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Ben Ray Lujan, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NM) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 06/07/1972
Birth Place: Nambe, NM
Home City: Nambe, NM
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
June 25, 2014 Accomplishments
June 18, 2014 Letter to Thomas Tidwell, U.S. Forest Service Chief - Irrigation Rights
May 8, 2014 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on National Climate Assessment
April 3, 2014 Lujan: $1 Billion for Uranium Mine Clean up on Navajo Nation an Important Step Forward
April 2, 2014 Letter to Michael Simpson, Chairman and Marcy Kaptur, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies, House Committee on Appropriations - Additional Funding for Rural Water Projects
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary US Department of Energy - Proposed Land Transfer Changes
Nov. 20, 2013 Udall, Heinrich, Luján Underscore Economic Value of Conservation In Continued Effort To Designate Columbine-Hondo As Wilderness
Oct. 29, 2013 New Mexico Delegation Welcomes President's Disaster Declaration for September Floods
Sept. 18, 2013 Luján Highlights the Impact of Climate Change on Minority Communities as Hispanic Heritage Month Begins
July 18, 2013 "The Cost of Inaction on Climate Change Is Growing'
June 25, 2013 Luján Statement on President Obama's Climate Action Plan
June 19, 2013 Luján Discusses Need to Address Climate Change and Drought Conditions
June 19, 2013 Luján Amendment to Farm Bill to Support Acequias in New Mexico Passes House
May 15, 2013 Udall, Heinrich, Luján Secure Funding for LANL Cleanup Efforts
May 8, 2013 Luján and LANL Director McMillan Meet in DC to Discuss Funding for Environmental Cleanup at the Lab
May 6, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Mikulski, Vice Chairman Shelby, Chairman Rogers, Ranking Member Lowey, Chairman Levin, Ranking Member Inhofe, Chairman McKeon, and Ranking Member Smith - Funding for LANL Cleanup Efforts
March 22, 2013 NM Delegation Applauds Creation of Río Grande del Norte Monument
March 14, 2013 Luján Questions DOE Officials About Hanford Waste Going to New Mexico
Feb. 7, 2013 Udall, Heinrich & Luján: Protect Río Grande del Norte
Sept. 19, 2012 Luján Applauds Passage of Bill to Extend Upper Colorado River and San Juan River Basin Fish Recovery Programs
Sept. 18, 2012 Luján Applauds the Start of EPA Cleanup on Three Navajo Uranium Mines
Aug. 2, 2012 Grijalva, Markey, Luján: Republicans Playing Politics with Fire
Aug. 1, 2012 Markey, Grijalva, Luján: Republicans Playing Politics with Fire
June 28, 2012 Hearing of the National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - Oversight Hearing
June 20, 2012 Dem Resources Members Introduce Bill to Combat Wildfires and Protect Rural Communities
June 5, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013
April 17, 2012 Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012
April 16, 2012 Luján: Progress Continues on Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Leader Cantor, and Whip Hoyer
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 29, 2011 Luján Applauds EPA Plan to Cleanup Largest Abandoned Uranium Mine on Navajo Nation
July 1, 2011 Letter to The Honorable William Craig Fugate, Director, Federal Emergency Management Agency and The Honorable Tony Russell, Regional Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Region VI
May 5, 2011 Luján Offers Amendment to Keep Oil Produced Domestically Here in America to Help American Families
March 18, 2011 Luján Comments on Natural Resources Hearing on Rising Gas Prices
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 23, 2010 Rep. Luján Votes to Provide Oil Commission with Subpoena Power
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
April 29, 2010 Rep. Luján's Statement On The Worsening Gulf Oil Spill
April 26, 2010 Commemorating 40th Anniversary Of Earth Day
April 22, 2010 On Earth Day, Heinrich Introduces Bill To Name Dept. Of Interior Building After Former Secretary Stewart Udall
Jan. 21, 2010 New Mexico Water Settlements Pass House
Oct. 29, 2009 Rep. Luján Votes For Investments In Indian Country, Clean Water Infrastructure
Oct. 7, 2009 Luján Fights For The Dairy Industry
July 21, 2009 Rep. Luján's Environmental Research Parks Bill Passes the House
July 20, 2009 Authorizing National Environmental Research Parks
July 20, 2009 Rep. Luján Presents His Environmental Research Park Bill On House Floor
June 26, 2009 Representative Luján Votes For Energy Independence, Clean Energy Job Creation
June 24, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator, United States Environmental Protection Agency
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