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Brian Schatz's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Brian Emmaneul Schatz
Office: U.S. Senate (HI) - Sr, Democratic
First Appointed: 12/26/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Linda; 2 Children: Tyler, Mia
Birth Date: 10/20/1972
Birth Place: Ann Arbor, MI
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
June 25, 2014 Schatz Announces Federal Funding to Improve Monitoring of Kilauea
June 18, 2014 Senate Committee Passes Schatz Bill with Bipartisan Vote to Secure Water Resources
June 6, 2014 Appropriations Committee Passes Funding for Tsunami Warning System
May 14, 2014 Schatz Announces Water Resources for Hawai'i in Bipartisan Water Bill
May 9, 2014 Schatz Applauds President Obama's Solar Energy Actions
May 6, 2014 Schatz Points to New Report on Climate Change as a Call for Action
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 7, 2014 Monday, March 10 - Tuesday, March 11: Senators Speaking All Night to Urge Action on Climate Change
Feb. 25, 2014 Schatz Introduces Legislation to Secure Water Resources
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 4, 2014 Senate Passes Farm Bill that Supports Jobs, Expands Clean Energy in Hawaii
Jan. 31, 2014 Schatz Statement on Keystone Pipeline Environmental Report
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Advanced Biofuel Incentives That Move Beyond Corn-Based Ethanol
Jan. 28, 2014 Schatz Statement on State of the Union
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Revise Fuel Standards Proposal
Jan. 17, 2014 Schatz - Rockefeller Bills Will Hold Polluters Accountable for Spills
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Fox News Chair Roger Ailes, CBS News President David Rhodes, ABC News President Ben Sherwood, NBC News President Deborah Turness - Cover Global Warming
Dec. 11, 2013 Barrasso, Schatz Bill Helps Address Aging Federal Water Facilities
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Grant Temporary Protected Status to Filipinos in Wake of Devastating Typhoon
Nov. 15, 2013 Typhoon Yolanda -- How to Help the Survivors Resource Center
Nov. 14, 2013 Senate Passes Schatz Bill Expressing U.S. Support for the Philippines
Nov. 13, 2013 Schatz Introduces Resolution Expressing U.S. Senate's Support for the Philippines
Nov. 13, 2013 Conyers & CAPAC Encourages Support for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
Nov. 12, 2013 Schatz Helps Secure U.S. Government's Support of Hawai"i's Bid to Host 2016 World Conservation Congress
Nov. 12, 2013 Schatz Creates Resource Center for Helping Typhoon Yolanda Survivors
Nov. 11, 2013 Schatz Statement on Devastation in the Philippines
Sept. 20, 2013 Schatz Statement on the EPA's New Carbon Pollution Standard
Sept. 18, 2013 Schatz Speaks at Congressional Briefing with East-West Center
Sept. 15, 2013 Coast Guard's Pacific Strike Team Brings New Resources to Assist the State
Sept. 13, 2013 Schatz: EPA Personnel to Arrive in Oahu to Aid Honolulu Harbor Response, Federal Agencies Mobilizing
Sept. 13, 2013 Schatz: Hawai'i to Receive Federal Aid and Funds for Molasses Spill
Sept. 12, 2013 Schatz to Work with Federal Agencies on Aid for Honolulu Harbor
Aug. 29, 2013 Schatz Receives Hawaii Climate Champion Award
June 25, 2013 Schatz Attends President Obama's Key Speech On Climate
May 23, 2013 Wicker, Begich, Schatz Introduce Bipartisan NOAA Corps Amendments Act
March 20, 2013 Schatz Introduces Bill to Protect Resources and Grow Hawaii Tourism By Expanding National Parks
March 15, 2013 Huffington Post - Moving Towards a Clean Energy Economy
March 12, 2013 Waxman, Whitehouse, Blumenauer, and Schatz Release Carbon Price Discussion Draft
Feb. 14, 2013 Senator Schatz Named Subcommittee Chair
Feb. 12, 2013 Senator Schatz Praises President Obama's Commitment To Clean Energy
Feb. 7, 2013 Hawaii Delegation Announces Maui County Will Receive Smart Growth Assistance From the US EPA
Jan. 30, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Protect Public Health
Feb. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Clean Energy
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Clean Energy
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