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Jack Markell's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Jack Markell
Office: Governor (DE), Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carla, 2 Children: Michael, Molly
Birth Date: 11/26/1960
Birth Place: Newark, DE
Home City: Wilmington, DE
Religion: Judaism
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy Plan
July 29, 2014 Governor Markell Testifies in Support of EPA Plan to Cut Power Plant Emissions
July 2, 2014 Delaware Beaches Again Land Distinction as No. 1 in Nation
June 20, 2014 Governor's Weekly Transcript: Shoring Up Delaware's Response to Natural Disasters
June 18, 2014 Unique Gordons Pond Trail Opens at Cape Henlopen State Park
June 6, 2014 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Addressing the Effects of Climate Change
June 5, 2014 EPA Highlights Delaware as Model for Reducing Power Plant Pollution
June 2, 2014 Governor Markell Applauds EPA Effort to Cut Power Plant Emissions
April 29, 2014 Governor Markell Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Air Pollution
April 25, 2014 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Promoting Delaware's Great Outdoors
April 24, 2014 Federal and State Officials, Conservation Partners Celebrate Two $1M Grants Benefitting Delaware's Bayshore and Beyond
March 7, 2014 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Investing in Clean Water for Delaware's Future
March 4, 2014 Governor Markell Proposes "Clean Water for Delaware's Future" Plan
Jan. 27, 2014 Gov. Markell, Sec. O'Mara Announce Project to Improve Navigation of Murderkill River at Bowers Beach
Jan. 23, 2014 2014 State of the State
Jan. 22, 2014 Governor Markell Announces Lifting of State of Emergency
Jan. 3, 2014 Governor's Statement on Weather Conditions
Dec. 10, 2013 Governor's Office Statement on Weather Conditions
Dec. 9, 2013 Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States Seek to Curb Air Pollution from Upwind States
Dec. 6, 2013 Governor's Weekly Message Transcript: Generating Cleaner Energy in the First State
Dec. 5, 2013 Statement on USDA Report Showing Positive Impact of Farming Practices in Chesapeake Bay Region
Nov. 1, 2013 Governor Markell Appointed to White House Task Force on Climate Preparedness
Oct. 24, 2013 Markell, Carper, Carney Announce Funding To Restore Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge
Sept. 28, 2013 Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve Celebrates 20th Anniversary
Sept. 12, 2013 Sea Level Rise Awareness Week Sept. 14 -- 22 Encourages Citizens to Take Actions to Reduce Impacts of Sea Level Rise and Climate Change
Aug. 28, 2013 Governor Signs Law Bringing Economic and Environmental Benefits of Aquaculture to Delaware
June 25, 2013 Governor Statement on the President's Climate Change Action Plan
April 17, 2013 Governor Markell helps dedicate PSEG Milford Solar Farm
March 11, 2013 Significant Air Quality Improvement in Claymont
Jan. 17, 2013 2013 Delaware State of the State
Oct. 29, 2012 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Aug. 21, 2012 Statement of Governor Markell Regarding Appeals Court Decision on Cross-State Air Pollution Rule
July 3, 2012 Event Recognizes Delaware's Ocean Beaches
June 25, 2012 Delaware Loan Program Helping Spread Irrigation to More than 850 Acres of Farmland
May 29, 2012 America's Great Outdoors: Salazar Launches Delaware Bayshore Initiative to Boost Conservation, Outdoor Recreation
May 4, 2012 Air Quality Improvements Unveiled At Trinity Port Services In New Castle
April 30, 2012 Bloom Energy Expands to East Coast
March 19, 2012 Blue River Resources Recycling Facility, First Of Its Kind In Delaware, Receives Operating Permit From DNREC
Jan. 19, 2012 Delaware State of the State Address 2012
Jan. 5, 2012 Delaware Awarded Nearly One Million Dollar Federal Grant to Protect Critical Coastal Wetlands in Delaware Bayshore
Dec. 20, 2011 Delmar's New State-of-the-Art Wastewater Treatment Facility Unveiled
Dec. 9, 2011 DNREC, Clean Air Council and DuPont Announce Air Quality Investments in New Castle
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Secretary Salazar, Department of Interior
Aug. 26, 2011 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
July 29, 2011 Ex-USS Arthur W. Radford Reef Sinking Expected Soon
June 2, 2011 Governor Markell Proposes Partnership for Clean Water and Jobs
Jan. 21, 2011 State of the State "A Delaware Far Stronger than the Challenges We Face"
Dec. 3, 2010 Governor's Weekly Message to Delawareans
Nov. 30, 2010 State/ NRG Effort Puts People to Work and Improves Air Quality
Aug. 26, 2010 Officials mark the completion of major links in the Northern Delaware Greenway Trail
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