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Steve King's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Steve A. King
Office: U.S. House (IA) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marilyn; 3 Children: David, Michael, Jeff
Birth Date: 05/28/1949
Birth Place: Storm Lake, IA
Home City: Kiron, IA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy - Natural Gas
Issue Position: Energy - Domestic Oil Supply
May 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Graves and Committee Members Urge EPA and Corps to Halt Waters Rule
May 21, 2014 King Supports Water Resources Reform & Development Act of 2014
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
Feb. 4, 2014 Foreign Policy
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Michael Connor, Commissioner, US Bureau of Reclamation - Resources for Lewis and Clark
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
July 12, 2013 King Amendment to Prohibit Corps Sediment Dumping Adopted
July 10, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
June 18, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Michael Connor, Bureau of Reclamation - Rural Water Project
June 18, 2013 King Meets with Carroll Area Development Corporation
May 17, 2013 Reflections on Abortion and the District of Columbia
Sept. 14, 2012 King Congratulates Bio-Diesel Industry on RFS Expansion
Aug. 8, 2012 King: Obama Visits Western Iowa Finally
June 8, 2012 King Issues Statement on the General Election
June 1, 2012 Country Envisioned by Founding Fathers
April 13, 2012 King: Corp's Report is Incomplete
March 21, 2012 King Meets with Iowa Farm Bureau Members
Jan. 25, 2012 A Future Where We are in Control of Our Own Energy
Sept. 15, 2011 King Introduces Missouri River Flood Control Legislation
Aug. 10, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, United States President - Declare Dubuque and Jackson Counties Major Disaster Areas
June 30, 2011 President Obama Chooses Fundraising Over Flood Waters
June 24, 2011 King Asks Obama to Visit Communities Flooded by Missouri River
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
March 29, 2011 Federal Regulations
March 21, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Mississippi River
March 2, 2011 A Lesson from the Past
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior - Withdrawing Secretarial Order 3310
Dec. 10, 2010 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Global Warming Summit
June 23, 2010 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
March 4, 2010 King Fights Hidden Energy Tax
Oct. 20, 2009 Energy
June 11, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on Agriculture - Pending Climate Legislation
June 10, 2009 Study Shows Farmers Hurt By "Climate Change" Bill
May 20, 2009 America's Energy Crisis
May 13, 2009 Economics and Energy
March 11, 2009 King Secures $282,000 For Hungry Canyons Alliance
July 23, 2008 Iowa Lawmakers Seek Federal Tax Relief for Flood and Tornado Victims
July 10, 2008 King: Court Ruling on CRP Will Hurt Farmers
June 11, 2008 Develop Energy in the United States
May 20, 2008 Energy Policy
April 24, 2008 Issues Affecting the World
June 26, 2007 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
May 16, 2007 Taken Hostage: Gas Prices and Liberal Extremists
March 13, 2007 King Works to Help Little Sioux Project Through Funding Shortfall
April 27, 2006 Energy Prices in America
Dec. 19, 2005 King Reaches ANWR Goal: Relief from High Gas Prices
May 24, 2005 Amendments
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