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Andy Harris' Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Andrew 'Andy' P. Harris
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sylvia; 5 Children: Joe, Becky, Irene, Jessica, Danny
Birth Date: 01/25/1957
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Cockeysville, MD
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
June 30, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Approve Ethanol Produced by Winter Barley as Advanced Biofurl
June 24, 2014 Congressman Andy Harris' Office to Host Weather-Emergency Preparedness Event
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
Aug. 22, 2013 The Star Democrat - Harris Answers Questions on Health Care, NSA, and More
April 18, 2013 Congressman Harris Joined MD Congressional Delegation for Annual Update from Army Corps of Engineers
Jan. 8, 2013 Congressman Stewart named Vice-Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Environment
Jan. 8, 2013 Harris Announced as Chairman to Subcommittee on Environment
Oct. 16, 2012 Committee Members Call for Balance and Transparency in Review of EPA Fracking Study
Sept. 20, 2012 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012
July 10, 2012 Harris Statement on Independent Review of EPA Hydraulic Fracturing Study
June 7, 2012 Chairman Harris Calls for Greater Transparency of EPA Hydraulic Fracturing Actions
June 6, 2012 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - EPA's Impact on Jobs and Energy Affordability
June 6, 2012 Witnesses Detail Dramatic Costs, Minimal Benefits of New EPA Rules and Regulations
May 31, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
March 27, 2012 Committee Chairmen Admonish President's Proposed Regulation to Increase the Cost of Energy
March 6, 2012 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - An Overview of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency Budgets for Fiscal Year 2013
March 6, 2012 Republicans Critical of Increased Spending and Lack of Prioritization in NOAA, EPA Budget Proposals
Feb. 3, 2012 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Fostering Quality Science at EPA: Perspectives on Common Sense Reform -- Day II
Feb. 3, 2012 Witnesses Agree: Data Used in EPA Regulatory Decisions Should be Made Publicly Available
Feb. 1, 2012 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Fractured Science: Examining EPA's Approach to Ground Water Research: The Pavillion Analysis
Feb. 1, 2012 Witnesses Say EPA Ground Water Research Report Requires Further Scrutiny
Dec. 21, 2011 Committee Leaders Criticize EPA Utility MACT Announcement
Dec. 13, 2011 Committee Chairmen Highlight Unanswered Questions about Major Forthcoming EPA Rule
Nov. 30, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Fostering Quality Science at EPA: Perspectives on Common Sense Reform
Nov. 30, 2011 EPA Science Processes in Need of Reform, Witnesses Say
Nov. 17, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Fostering Quality Science at EPA: The Need for Common Sense Reform
Nov. 3, 2011 Conflicting Motor Fuel Standards Negatively Impact Environment, Lack Sufficient Scientific Foundation
Nov. 2, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Motor Fuel Standards
Oct. 28, 2011 Members Seek Answers on Transparency of EPA Study
Oct. 27, 2011 Witnesses Highlight Missed Opportunity in Blue Ribbon Review of Nuclear Storage Options
Oct. 4, 2011 Letter Concerning "Operation Turnaround"
Oct. 4, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Quality Science for Quality Air
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Gina McCarthy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
July 14, 2011 Subcommittee Approves Harris Bill to Mitigate Impacts of Harmful Algae
July 14, 2011 Bill in Congress to Prevent Harmful Chesapeake Bay Dead Zones
July 7, 2011 Witnesses Blast EPA Decision to Allow Higher Ethanol Blends
July 7, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Hitting the Ethanol Blend Wall: Examining the Science on E15
June 22, 2011 Committee Evaluates NOAA Climate Service Proposal
May 5, 2011 Maryland, Virginia Representatives Launch Congressional Chesapeake Bay Watershed Caucus
April 7, 2011 Letter To Frank Wolf, Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, and Chaka Fattah, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Appropriations - Increase Administration's Budget Request for Fisheries Research and Management Programs
Jan. 28, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, Department of the Interior
Oct. 18, 2010 WBALTV.com - Kratovil, Harris Show Differences During Debate
Nov. 29, 2009 Americans for Prosperity: No Climate Tax
May 8, 2008 Beach Replenishment is an Investment in Our Economy
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Protecting Our Bay and the Environment
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