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Darrell Issa's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Darrell Issa
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 49, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 49
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathy; 1 Child: William
Birth Date: 11/01/1953
Birth Place: Cleveland, OH
Home City: Vista, CA
Religion: Christian Eclectic: Father-Catholic, Mother-Mormon, raised in a Jewish neighborhood as a Lebanese American
Date Title
June 13, 2014 Vitter, Issa: McCarthy Must Require EPA Employees to Cooperate with IG
May 2, 2014 Letter to Robert Brenner, Employee of Environmental Protection Agency - John Beale's Fraudulent Activity at the EPA
April 7, 2014 Letter to Justin V. Shur, Lawyer of Robert Brenner - Request for Every Document in Brenner's Possession that Refers or Relates to Beale
April 7, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of US Environmental Protection Agency - Request for All of Brenner's Documents Currently in EPA's Possession that Refer or Relate to Beale
Feb. 5, 2014 Issa Applauds Passage of H.R. 3964, The Sacramento--San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act
Jan. 22, 2014 Oversight Committee Releases Deposition Transcript of John Beale
Aug. 14, 2013 Issa Statement on "Troubling Evidence" that EPA's Lisa Jackson Used Unofficial E-mail for Government Business
May 16, 2013 Letter to the International and Tribal Affairs Assistant Administrator Michelle J. DePass - EPA Political Appointee's Potential Violations
March 19, 2013 Letter to EPA Region 9 Administrator Jared Blumenfeld - Personal Email Use
Feb. 15, 2013 Elimination of 2013 Pay Adjustment
Feb. 7, 2013 Letter to Inspector General Arthur A. Elkins Jr. - EPA Email Practices
Jan. 29, 2013 Letter to James B. Martin, Administrator of Region 8 of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Non-Official Email Account Usage to Conduct Official Business
Jan. 4, 2013 Temporary Increase in Borrowing Authority for National Flood Insurance Program
Dec. 14, 2012 Issa: Updated EPA Rule Inhibits Job Growth with Unnecessary Restriction
Aug. 28, 2012 Oversight Committee Leaders Statements on Flawed, Rushed CAFE Rule
Aug. 21, 2012 Letter to Mr. Boris Bershteyn, Acting Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget
Aug. 15, 2012 Oversight Chairman Issa Statement on NHTSA Announcement of Auto Rule Delay
June 28, 2012 Mandate Madness: When Sue and Settle Just Isn't Enough
June 28, 2012 Oversight Leaders Statements on DOE Announcement of Abound Solar Bankruptcy and Loss of $70 Million in Taxpayer Loan Funds
June 25, 2012 Oversight Committee Seeks EPA Clarification Over CARB's "Outsize Influence" Shaping New Heavy Truck Rules, and Apparent Contradiction of EPA Official's Testimony
June 4, 2012 Field Hearing -- "EPA Overreach and the Impact on New Hampshire Communities"
Jan. 19, 2012 Oversight Committee Steps up Investigation of DOE and EPA Over Treatment of Hydraulic Fracturing
Dec. 1, 2011 Oversight Chairman Issa Calls on Obama Administration to Return Utility MACT Regulation to EPA to Complete Assessment of Impact on Jobs
Nov. 1, 2011 "Lights Out II: Another Look at EPA's Utility MACT Rule"
Oct. 19, 2011 Vitter, Inhofe and Issa Want Proof of "Sound" Science from White House Regarding Multiple Agency Actions
Sept. 28, 2011 Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Issa Statement on EPA Inspector General Report on Greenhouse Gas Findings
Sept. 14, 2011 New Oversight Committee Report: How the Administrative State has broken President Obama's Promise of Regulatory Reform
Sept. 14, 2011 "How A Broken Process Leads To Flawed Regulations"
Sept. 8, 2011 Issa Statement on President Obama's Joint Session Address
Sept. 2, 2011 Oversight Committee Chairman Issa Statement on President Obama's Revocation of Proposed Ozone Rule
July 21, 2011 Chairman Issa Statement on Gulf of Mexico Energy Production Potential Report
June 10, 2011 The Times Picayune - Assessing the Gulf Coast Response
June 1, 2011 Chairman Darrell Issa Hearing Preview Statement
May 24, 2011 "Pain at the Pump: Policies that Suppress Domestic Production of Oil and Gas"
May 16, 2011 Chairman Issa Statement on EPA Boiler MACT Rule Delay
May 11, 2011 Issa Votes to End Obama's American Energy "Permitorium" in Favor of Lower Gas Prices and American Jobs
April 19, 2011 Congressman McCarthy Announces Introduction of Legislation to Protect Central Valley Economy from Regulatory Overreach
April 19, 2011 Darrell Issa: EPA Using "Sue and Settle" to Regulate Agricultural Job Creators
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - End the De Facto Moratorium and Issue Offshore Drilling Permits
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, Department of the Interior
June 24, 2010 Issa Presses Interior Department for Answers and Documents on Sand Berm Order and Drilling Moratorium
March 4, 2010 Op-Ed: EPA: Regulatory Mess, Economic Massacre
Dec. 8, 2009 CNN "Campbell Brown" - Transcript
June 26, 2009 Rep. Issa Opposes ‘Cap-and-Trade' Energy Tax
June 26, 2009 Fox News Channel "The Glenn Beck Program" Interview - Transcript
June 10, 2009 Press Conference With House Minority Leader John Boehner ; House Minority Whip Eric Cantor; Rep. Mike Pence; Rep. Joe Barton; Rep. Mary Fallin; Rep. Fred Upton; Rep. John Shimkus; Rep. Thaddeus Mccotter; Rep. Darrell Issa - American Energy Act
June 3, 2009 John S. Wilder Post Office Building
April 21, 2009 Lake Hodges Surface Water Improvement and Reclamation Act of 2009
March 17, 2009 Deny Emissions Waivers
Sept. 16, 2008 Issa Opposes ‘Sham' Energy Bill
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