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Bill Nelson, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: William 'Bill' Clarence Nelson, Sr.
Office: U.S. Senate (FL) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Grace; 2 Children: Nan Ellen, Bill Jr.
Birth Date: 09/29/1942
Birth Place: Miami, FL
Home City: Orlando-Melbourne, FL
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Advanced Biofuel Incentives That Move Beyond Corn-Based Ethanol
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
April 15, 2012 Politico - Breaking the Foreign-Oil Habit
March 29, 2012 Gas Prices
March 8, 2012 Letter to Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director and Deputy Director for Management
Nov. 15, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Sept. 22, 2011 Lawmakers Offer New Plan to Curb Gas, Oil Price Volatility
May 16, 2011 Oil Company Tax Breaks
May 11, 2011 Letter to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
April 4, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation, and The Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
March 30, 2011 President Invokes Florida Lawmaker's Plan for Reducing U.S. Reliance on Foreign Oil
March 22, 2011 Letter to Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
Nov. 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, The Honorable Mitch McConnell, The Honorable Max Baucus, The Honorable Charles E. Grassley
Oct. 15, 2010 The Race Is On
July 29, 2010 U.S. Senator Calls For Congressional Probe of BP's Tax Deduction Plans
June 29, 2010 At White House Meeting, Senator Says No To Drilling Off Florida In Climate, Energy Bills
May 10, 2010 In Testimony, Senator Hopes Congress Has Appetite For Tougher Regulation Of Oil Industry
May 10, 2010 Could Currents Carry Oil Slick Ashore In South Florida?
April 30, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
April 6, 2010 Letter To Senator John Kerry, Senator Lindsey Graham, And Senator Joseph Lieberman
Jan. 19, 2010 Sen. Bill Nelson's Response to a Report Today on Oil Drilling by Securing America's Future Energy:
Oct. 14, 2009 Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 - Conference Report
July 29, 2009 Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 27, 2009 Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 16, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Climate Change Legislation: Tax Considerations
June 11, 2009 Offshore Drilling
June 11, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
May 7, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Finance - Auctioning Under Cap and Trade: Design, Participation and Distribution of Revenues
April 22, 2009 Hearing Of The Strategic Forces Subcommittee Of The Senate Armed Services Committee - Environmental Management Stimulus Fund
March 24, 2009 Senate Armed Services Committee Hearing - United States European Command And United States Joint Forces Command
March 18, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Commerce, Science And Transportation Committee - Nomination of Gary F. Locke to be Secretary of Commerce
March 11, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal for the Department of Energy
Jan. 13, 2009 Nelson: Bring Oil Traders Out Of Shadows Into Light Of Day
Jan. 13, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Jan. 9, 2009 Everglades Coalition 24th Annual Conference
Sept. 17, 2008 Energy
Sept. 12, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd, Chairman, and Thad Cochran, Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, Re: Emergency Energy Assistance Funding
Sept. 10, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009
Sept. 9, 2008 U.S. Senator: Inspector's Reports Reveal Government Ties to Oil Industry
Sept. 8, 2008 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 - Motion to Proceed
July 31, 2008 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: Release Oil from Reserve
July 29, 2008 Energy
July 24, 2008 Gas Prices
July 17, 2008 Energy
July 16, 2008 Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008 - Continued
July 16, 2008 Energy Speculation
June 26, 2008 Senators, Representatives Call for an End to Oil/Gas Market Manipulation and Excessive Speculation
June 16, 2008 Congress Now Being Asked to Ban Oil Trading
June 12, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
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