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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: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate - Jr
Primary Sept. 9, 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
Dec. 1, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Howard Gruenspecht, Acting Administrator of U.S. Energy Information Administration
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairman Inouye, and Ranking Member Cochran
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to The President
Oct. 25, 2011 In Visit to Solar-Powered Farm, Senator Coons Trumpets Investments in Renewable Energy
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the United States Department of Health & Human Services
Oct. 13, 2011 Senators Call for Coordinated, Robust Energy Review
Oct. 4, 2011 Keynote Address: Alliance to Save Energy Fall Conference
Oct. 4, 2011 Senator Coons Urges Bipartisan Support to Preserve Energy Efficiency Programs
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Secretary Salazar, Department of Interior
July 14, 2011 Senator Coons Champions Clean Energy Technology; Wins Adoption of CEDA in Committee
June 16, 2011 Ethanol
June 14, 2011 Cardin, Mikulski, Carper and Coons Statement on Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit Vote
April 24, 2011 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript
April 20, 2011 Statement from Senator Coons on One-year Anniversary of BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
April 14, 2011 Creating Jobs and Promoting Innovation is Focus of Senator Coons' First Bill
April 14, 2011 Statement on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 7, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid and the Honorable Mitch McConnell
March 30, 2011 President's Energy Security Strategy is the Right Direction for our Nation
March 24, 2011 Senator Coons praises progress on first commercial wind lease off Delaware's shore
March 22, 2011 Letter to Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
Feb. 16, 2011 Senator Coons praises Administration's commitment to clean energy
Feb. 11, 2011 Letter to Director Jacob J. Lew, Office of Management and Budget
Feb. 11, 2011 Senator Coons Discusses Energy Research with UD President, DOE Under Secretary for Science
Feb. 7, 2011 Delaware Has Wind at Its Back in Offshore Energy Development
Jan. 27, 2011 Senator Coons Announces Committee assignments
Jan. 27, 2011 The Next Generation of American Manufacturing
Jan. 11, 2011 Statement by Sen. Coons on Report from BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Commission
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Agriculture
Dec. 9, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority, Leader United States Senate and The Honorable Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Finance Committee
Nov. 23, 2010 Delaware Delegation Statement in Support of Obama Administration Major Offshore Wind Announcement
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Offshore Oil Drilling
Issue Position: Environment
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