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Tom Rooney's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' J. Rooney
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 17, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Tara; 3 Children: Tommy, Sean, Seamus
Birth Date: 11/21/1970
Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA
Home City: Tequesta, FL
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Establishing Our Energy Independence
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Protecting Florida's Natural Resources
April 25, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Regarding the Central Everglades Planning Project
March 9, 2014 Blog: Flood Insurance
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army Corp of Engineers (Civil Works) - Finalized Decision on Kissimmee River Project
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Consider Flood Insurance Reform
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
March 19, 2013 Letter to David Shipman United States Department of Agriculture - Citrus Market
Feb. 27, 2013 Rooney Cosponsors Bill to Combat Citrus Greening
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline
May 31, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Preserve the Land and Water Conservation Fund
March 30, 2012 Rooney Introduces Defense of Environment and Property Act
Feb. 8, 2012 The Ag Minute: EPA's Sue & Settle Strategy Makes for Bad Agriculture Policy
Dec. 8, 2011 Applause for Florida Environmental Commission Approval of Reasonable Numeric Nutrient Standards
Oct. 12, 2011 Highlands Today - ICYMI: Cutting Through Farm Red Tape
May 18, 2011 Rooney Announces Beach Nourishment Projects in Ft. Pierce Beach, Martin County
April 18, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army of Civil Works - Clean Water Act Program
April 11, 2011 Rooney: EPA Agreement to Study Cost of Numeric Nutrient Mandate a Good Start
March 29, 2011 ICYMI: Sen. Rubio And Rep. Rooney On "Why We're Fighting The EPA's Job-Destroying Water Mandate"
March 29, 2011 TC Palm- Marco Rubio and Tom Rooney: Why we're fighting the EPA's job-destroying water mandate
March 11, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 - Continuing
Feb. 15, 2011 Ag Committee Republicans Stress the Negative Impact of Federal Regs on Production Agriculture & Rural Economies
Dec. 7, 2010 Rooney, LeMieux Support Florida Lawsuit against EPA
Dec. 7, 2010 LeMieux, Rooney Support Florida Lawsuit Against EPA
Sept. 29, 2010 Rooney Urges Delay of Costly EPA Rule for Florida
Sept. 29, 2010 Rooney Urges Delay of Costly EPA Rule for Florida
Aug. 2, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator, the United States Enviornmental Protection Agency
June 24, 2010 Rooney Announces House Passage of Flood Insurance Extension
June 24, 2010 Jones Act Update: Rooney Cosponsors Bill to Let Foreign Vessels Help with Oil Spill Cleanup
June 23, 2010 Rooney Urges Obama to Waive Jones Act
May 21, 2010 Rooney, Florida Delegation Write White House on Oil Spill
May 21, 2010 Letter to Colonel Alfred A. Pantano, Jr.
May 21, 2010 Congressmen Urge Corps to Consider Environmental, Economic Impacts of Lake Okeechobee Releases
May 5, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Charlie Crist, Governor Of The State Of Florida
March 4, 2010 Rooney Asks For Third Party EPA Review
Feb. 19, 2010 Rooney Statement On EPA Field Hearing
Dec. 3, 2009 Rooney Heads Florida Delegation Request To EPA
July 29, 2009 Rooney Bill To Ban Importation of Pythons Passes Judiciary Committee
June 26, 2009 Rooney Statement on the Cap-and-Trade Vote
March 25, 2009 Cap-And-Trade: Wrong Policy At The Wrong Time
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Energy
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