Representative James 'Jim' Himes's Public Statements


Full Name: James 'Jim' Himes
Current Office: U.S. House - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 2 Children: Emma, Linley
Birth Date: 07/05/1966
Birth Place: Lima, Peru
Home City: Greenwich, CT
Religion: Christian (Presbyterian)
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Issue Position: Environment 7/02/14 E-Newsletter: It's Hurricane Season - Are You Prepared? 6/30/14 Himes, Blumenthal, Murphy Applaud $30 Million Grant for South Norwalk 6/30/14 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives on Appropriations, and Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations - Plum Island 6/18/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash 6/05/14 Himes, Blumenthal, Murphy, and Finch Applaud $10 Million Grant for Sandy Recovery and Resiliency Efforts 6/05/14 Murphy, Blumenthal, Himes, and Finch Applaud Sandy Recovery and Resiliency Efforts 6/03/14 Himes Statement on Plan to Reduce Carbon Pollution from Power Plants 4/07/14 Gov. Malloy: Lesson From Super Storm Sandy --Connecticut's Transportation Infrastructure Needs "Hardening' 4/02/14 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Committee on Appropriations - Long Island Sound 3/05/14 Himes Applauds Passage of Flood Insurance Cooperation 2/20/14 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2/05/14 Himes Calls on Conn. Officials to Help Shoreline Homeowners 2/03/14 Blog: This Week in Congress: February 3, 2014 1/31/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation 1/13/14 Blog: This Week in Congress: January 13, 2014 9/18/13 Letter to Gina McCarthy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - McGovern Joins New England Delegation on Letter to EPA Opposing Changes to Clean Air Funding 7/25/13 Blumenthal, Murphy, Himes Announce EPA Grant To Study And Improve Water Quality At Norwalk Harbor 6/20/12 Domestic Energy and Jobs Act 11/01/11 Letter to Speaker Boehner 10/31/11 Letter to Barack Obama, The President of the United States - Emergency Declaration for Snow Storm 9/23/11 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA 9/13/11 Blog: Restoring Long Island Sound 9/01/11 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Visit Connecticut to See Impact of Hurricane Irene 4/19/11 Himes & Finch Say EPA Help Critical to Economic Development, Job Growth 4/07/11 Himes Statement on Vote against Dirty Air Act 6/23/10 Letter to Admiral Thad W. Allen, Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard; Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security; Gary Locke, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce 4/12/10 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Assist Communities Affected By Recent Severe Weather 2/04/10 Himes Earns Perfect Pro-Environment Voting Record From Environment Connecticut 9/19/08 The Hour - Himes Talks Issues with The Hour Editorial Board 7/26/08 Easton Courier - Himes Makes Easton Visit 1/01/14 Issue Position: Energy and Environment 1/01/12 Issue Position: Energy 1/01/12 Issue Position: The Environment 1/01/12 Issue Position: Environment