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Dan Benishek's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Dan Benishek
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Judy; 5 Children
Birth Date: 04/20/1952
Birth Place: Iron River, MI
Home City: Crystal Falls, MI
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy Independence
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 24, 2014 Dr. Benishek: Energy Industry Means Jobs for Northern Michigan Families
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 4, 2014 Dr. Benishek: "Energy Assistance is a Vital Lifeline in Northern Michigan"
March 19, 2014 Benishek Presses Washington Regulators on New Rules that Will Increase Home Heating Costs
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Propane Shortage
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Kaptur - FRIB at Michigan State University
Jan. 31, 2013 Dr. Benishek Named To Key Agriculture Subcommittees
Sept. 24, 2012 Dr. Benishek Authors Measure to Limit Job-Killing Federal Regulations
Sept. 20, 2012 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012
Aug. 7, 2012 Dr. Benishek Supports Bill To End "Solyndra' Type Government Waste
July 26, 2012 Dr. Dan: "President Stands in the Way of Job Creation"
June 21, 2012 Dr. Benishek: "Lower Gas Prices Will Help Northern Michigan Families"
May 18, 2012 Letter to Assistant Secretary Darcy
Oct. 4, 2011 Letter Concerning "Operation Turnaround"
July 22, 2011 Letter to President Obama
June 14, 2011 Benishek: "Let Americans Choose Their Own Light Bulbs"
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