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Chris Coons' Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' A. Coons
Office: U.S. Senate (DE) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate - Jr
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Annie; 3 Children: Michael, Jack, Maggie
Birth Date: 09/09/1963
Birth Place: Greenwich, CT
Home City: Wilmington, DE
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Offshore Oil Drilling
July 16, 2014 Hultgren Introduces Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Modernize National Labs
June 27, 2014 Carper, Coons, Carney Join USDA Rural Development to Announce Energy-Saving Initiatives in Seven Delaware Municipalities
June 24, 2014 Bill to Expand Access to Electricity in Africa Clears Senate Foreign Relations Committee
June 19, 2014 Menendez, Corker, Coons, Isakson, Markey, Johanns Introduce Energize Africa Bill
June 11, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations During a Government Shutdown
May 9, 2014 Senator Coons Applauds Announcement of $2 Billion Goal for Federal Energy Savings
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
March 27, 2014 Hearing of the Subcommittee on African Affairs of the Senate Foreign Relations - Addressing Energy Poverty in Africa
Feb. 28, 2014 Senator Coons Joins Shaheen, Portman in Renewed Effort on Energy Efficiency
Feb. 27, 2014 Senator Coons Reintroduces Updated Bill to Extend Landmark Energy Efficiency Programs
Feb. 12, 2014 Senator Coons Participates in Roundtable on Jobs for the Clean Energy Economy
Jan. 29, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Resolutions
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Dec. 4, 2013 Senator Coons Applauds Extension of Energy Efficiency Initiative
Nov. 12, 2013 Bipartisan Support for Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act Grows
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Sept. 18, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Sept. 12, 2013 Energy Savings
Sept. 12, 2013 Senator Coons Files Three Amendments to Strengthen Energy Efficiency Bill
Aug. 6, 2013 Senator Coons Praises EPA Announcement on Renewable Fuel Standard Requirements
July 18, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act
June 24, 2013 Senators Coons, Collins, Reed Introduce Bill to Enhance and Extend Landmark Energy Efficiency Programs
April 25, 2013 Energy Strategy
April 24, 2013 Senators Coons, Moran, Stabenow and Murkowski Re-Introduce Bill to Level the Playing Field for Renewable Energy Technologies
April 5, 2013 President's Science Advisors Call for Parity in Clean Energy Financing
March 13, 2013 Senator Coons Introduces Quadrennial Energy Act for Coordinated, Robust Energy Review
March 13, 2013 Senators Introduce Quadrennial Energy Review Act
March 5, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary Wolin and Acting Commissioner Miller - Alternative Energy Tax Credits
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to Chairwoman Stabenow and Ranking Member Roberts - Energy Production
Dec. 12, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Dec. 7, 2012 Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Bill Supported by Senator Coons Heads to the White House
Oct. 23, 2012 Delaware Congressional Delegation Hails Obama Administration's Delaware Offshore Wind Lease Announcement
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Aug. 30, 2012 Senator Coons Stands Behind President's Call for Accelerated Investments in Industrial Energy Efficiency
Aug. 23, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Steven Chu Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy
Aug. 14, 2012 Senator Coons Highlights New Report on Increased U.S. Wind Energy Production
July 25, 2012 Supporting Innovation to Fuel Job Creation
July 18, 2012 Senators Host Briefing on Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies to Initiate Launch of New Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Caucus
June 14, 2012 Senator Coons Joins Alliance to Save Energy Board as Congressional Vice Chair
June 7, 2012 Senators Coons, Moran Introduce Bill to Spark Investment in Renewable Energy Projects
June 7, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 9, 2012 Statement from Senator Coons on Resignation of ARPA-E Director
April 30, 2012 Bloom Energy Expands to East Coast
April 18, 2012 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy
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