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Chris Murphy's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' S. Murphy
Office: U.S. Senate (CT) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cathy; 2 Children: Owen, Rider
Birth Date: 08/03/1973
Birth Place: White Plains, NY
Home City: Cheshire, CT
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
March 20, 2014 Blumenthal, Murphy, Esty Announce $2.46 Million Federal Grant to Alleviate Longtime Meriden Flooding
March 13, 2014 Murphy Statement on European Vote to Phase Down Dangerous Climate Pollutants
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 6, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Blumenthal, Murphy Announce Key Senate Committee Passes Legislation to Protect Long Island Sound
Jan. 14, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand, Blumenthal, Murphy Announces $3.9 Million in Federal Funding to Protect Long Island Sound
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Members of Congress Urge EPA Administrator McCarthy to Reduce Use of Harmful Climate Change-Causing Pollutant
Nov. 22, 2013 Murphy Statement on UN Climate Change Conference
July 18, 2013 Murphy Statement on Confirmation of Gina McCarthy as EPA Administrator
July 17, 2013 Nomination of Thomas Edward Perez to be Secretary of Labor
July 16, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Courtney Introduce Legislation to Protect Plum Island
June 25, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
June 21, 2013 Letter to the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - Reduction of Short Lived Climate Pollutants
June 13, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Carbon Pollution
May 16, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Larson, Esty Announce Grant to Evaluate Impact of Pequabuck River Flooding
May 3, 2013 Letter to Chairman Reed and Ranking Member Murkowski - Protect Long Island Sound
March 4, 2013 Murphy Statement on Nomination of Gina McCarthy for EPA Administrator
Feb. 25, 2013 Murphy Statement on Impact of Budget Sequestration on Connecticut
Jan. 30, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Protect Public Health
June 1, 2012 Murphy, Lieberman, Blumenthal, Larson Announce New Bill to Protect Farmington River
June 1, 2012 Murphy, Blumenthal Applaud EPA Grants to Clean Up, Redevelop 5th District Sites, Boost Jobs
May 30, 2012 Blumenthal, Murphy, O'Leary, EPA Announce New Funding to Clean Up, Redevelop Old Factory Sites, Boost Jobs
May 21, 2012 Murphy, Lieberman, Blumenthal, Larson Announce New Bill to Protect Farmington River
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, EPA
June 14, 2011 Lieberman, Blumenthal, Delauro, Murphy Work to Declare Naugatuck River Valley as a National Heritage Area
May 26, 2011 Murphy: Fund Low-Income Energy Programs
April 6, 2011 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 16, 2010 House Passes Murphy's Collinsville Dams Legislation
May 27, 2010 Key Committee Clears Murphy Bill to Power Collinsville Dams; Town-Operated Refurbished Dams Could Power 1,500 Homes
April 22, 2009 Murphy Statement On Earth Day
March 11, 2009 Omnibus Public Land Management Act Of 2009
Jan. 13, 2009 Dodd, Murphy Join To Call For Protection Of Open Space In Simsbury
Sept. 3, 2008 Murphy Statement on the Sale of First Light, Owner of Candlewood Lake
Aug. 14, 2008 Murphy Leads Effort to End Gridlock on Offshore Drilling, Energy Legislation
April 22, 2008 Murphy, Blumenthal, State Legislative Leaders Demand Action to Address Global Warming on Earth Day
April 10, 2008 Connecticut Delegation Prasies NY Governor's Rejection of Broadwater Facility
Dec. 27, 2007 Murphy Announces Funding for Avon Mountain, Simsbury Library
June 15, 2007 Letter to the Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce John D. Dingell
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Climate Change
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: A New Energy Policy
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Environment
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