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Mark Udall's Public Statements on Issue: Oil and Gas

Full Name: Mark E. Udall
Office: U.S. Senate (CO) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maggie; 2 Children: Jed, Tess
Birth Date: 07/18/1950
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Eldorado Springs, CO
Date Title
July 31, 2014 U.S. House of Representatives Rejects Colorado Provisions in Highway Bill
July 26, 2014 Greeley Tribune - Northern Colorado Officials Back Proposed Tighter Regulations on Oil Trains
July 23, 2014 U.S. Department of Transportation Heeds Udall's Call to Strengthen Train Safety Regulations, Prevent Fuel-Train Explosions
July 23, 2014 Udall Meets with Representatives from European Allies, Underscores Commitment to Expediting Liquefied Natural Gas Exports
July 18, 2014 Udall Congratulates CSU on Receiving $250,000 Competitive Grant to Promote Efforts to Turn Hazardous Wildfire Fuels Into Energy
June 19, 2014 Udall, Landrieu Introduce Updated Legislation to Speed Timeline on Administration's Review of Liquefied Natural Gas Export Facilities
May 29, 2014 Udall Successfully Leads Effort to Cut Red Tape on Administration's Review of Liquefied Natural Gas Export Facilities
May 9, 2014 Oil Train Spill in Weld County Underscores Urgency of Udall's Push for U.S. Transportation Department to Update Safety Standards
May 2, 2014 Udall, Colleagues Press White House to Prioritize Approval of Pending Liquefied Natural Gas Export Facilities
April 30, 2014 Udall: Amendments to Liquefied Natural Gas Exports Bill Provide Clear Path Forward
March 24, 2014 One Down, 24 to Go: Udall Welcomes Energy Department Decision to Green-Light New LNG Terminal, Presses for Additional Approvals
March 5, 2014 Citing Unrest in Ukraine, Udall Introduces Bill to Expand Natural Gas Exports, Strengthen Global Security
March 4, 2014 Udall: Situation in Ukraine Shows Urgent Needs to Leverage Colorado's Natural Gas, Expedite LNG Exports
Jan. 29, 2014 Udall Presses U.S. Department of Transportation to Protect Colorado Communities, Strengthen Rules for Trains Hauling Explosive Fuels
Oct. 31, 2013 Udall Joins Efforts to Protect Thompson Divide, Balance Energy Development with Job-Creating Outdoor Recreation Economy
Aug. 26, 2013 Udall, Bennet Welcome Decision to Return Mineral Royalties to Western States
July 9, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - Liquefied Natural Gas
March 22, 2013 Udall: Interior Plan on Oil Shale a Prudent, Measured Approach to Responsible Development
March 20, 2013 Udall Welcomes Senate's Rejection of Proposal to Gut Military Efforts on Energy Security
March 14, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
July 12, 2012 Udall Congratulates CSU on $700,000 Competitive Grant for Innovative Natural Gas Technology
May 15, 2012 Letter to Admiral Greenert
April 11, 2012 Udall Commends Pentagon for Commitment to Energy Security, Using More Clean Energy
Feb. 3, 2012 Udall Statement on Interior Department's Decision on Commercial Oil Shale Development in Colorado
Dec. 13, 2011 Udall's Statement on New State Rule Requiring Transparency and Disclosure in Chemicals used in Frack Fluids
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar and Tom Vilsack
May 31, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Joe Biden, Vice President
Feb. 15, 2011 Udall Supports New Public Planning Process for Oil Shale
July 9, 2010 Blog: Cleaning Up Oil Drilling Practices
June 24, 2010 Letter to Mr. Steven Newman, CEO Transocean
June 22, 2010 Udall Calls on Oil Companies to Prove their Exploratory Wells are Safe Before Drilling Resumes
June 17, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 17, 2010 M. Udall, Shaheen Introduce Critical Bills to Ramp up R&D to Prevent and Clean Up Oil Spills
June 17, 2010 Udall, Shaheen Introduce Critical Bills to Ramp up R&D to Prevent and Clean up Oil Spills
June 15, 2010 Udall Responds to President Obama's Speech on BP Oil Spill
June 14, 2010 Letter to Mr. Tony Hayward Group Chief Executive, BP
May 24, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Eric Holder Attorney General
Aug. 6, 2009 Udall, Bennet Introduce Bill to Ensure Western Slope is Compensated for Oil and Gas Drilling on the Naval Oil Shale Reserve
Aug. 4, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 9, 2009 Congressman Salazar and Senator Udall ask Governor to support protection for Archuleta County
Feb. 25, 2009 Sen. Udall: Right Move on Oil Shale Leases
Jan. 14, 2009 Senator Udall Responds to BLM Announcement about Oil Shale Research and Development Leases
Sept. 24, 2008 Sen. Salazar, Cong. Salazar, Cong. Udall: "Bush Administration Runs Roughshod over Colorado on Oil Shale"
Sept. 23, 2008 NBC News 9 - "More anxiety on Wall St.: Stocks dive, oil soars"
Aug. 8, 2008 Udall Statement on Anvil Points Cleanup Certification
July 22, 2008 Denver Post - Political Polygraph
July 22, 2008 Udall Statement on DOI's Announcement of Draft Oil Shale Regulations
June 25, 2008 Udall Votes for Middle-Class Tax Relief
June 19, 2008 Udall, Perlmutter Introduce Bill to Spur Ethanol Imports and Help Lower Gas Prices
June 18, 2008 Udall Critical of Bush Call for Rush to Develop Oil Shale
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