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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' Whitfield
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 1 Child: Kate
Birth Date: 05/25/1943
Birth Place: Hopkinsville, KY
Home City: Hopkinsville, KY
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
April 16, 2014 New Non-Partisan Report Reveals Energy Production on Federal Lands Still Declining Despite Continued Growth on Non-Federal Lands
April 16, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Kentucky's Bourbon and Livestock Producers
April 11, 2014 Obama's Former IRS Director Held in Contempt for Corruption
April 10, 2014 Whitfield Supports Balanced Budget
April 10, 2014 Whitfield Led Charge Against Skin Cancer
April 10, 2014 Whitfield Advances Bill to Speed Up Liquid Natural Gas Exports
April 10, 2014 Whitfield Joins in Introducing Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act
April 9, 2014 Subcommittee Advances Bill to Speed Up LNG Exports
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
April 4, 2014 Whitfield Statement on the Closing of Fruit of the Loom
April 3, 2014 Whitfield Presses Energy Secretary on Paducah Cleanup Efforts
April 3, 2014 Subcommittee Questions Secretary Moniz on DOE Budget and Policy Priorities
April 3, 2014 Whitfield Continues Fight for Affordable Energy
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power - The Fiscal Year 2015 U.S. Department of Energy Budget
April 3, 2014 Whitfield Votes to Protect American Workers
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
March 25, 2014 McConnell, Paul, Alexander, Rogers and Whitfield Praise Decision to Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels to 723 Feet
March 25, 2014 Whitfield Supports Legislation to Prevent Government Waste and Save Jobs
March 14, 2014 Whitfield Works to Ensure I-69 Route Remains On Target for Henderson Area
March 14, 2014 Bipartisan Sunscreen Innovation Act Seeks to Speed Better Sunscreens onto U.S. Shelves
March 14, 2014 Whitfield Supports Bill to Protect Volunteer Firefighters Who Would Be Punished Under Obamacare
March 12, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - New Power Plant Standards
March 6, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 6, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Benefits of and Challenges to Energy Access in the 21st Century: Fuel Supply and Infrastructure
March 6, 2014 Subcommittee Examines Energy Fuel Supply and Infrastructure
March 6, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 5, 2014 Whitfield Applauds Passage of Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
March 5, 2014 The Huffington Post - EPA's Power Plant Gamble -- A Risk We Can't Afford
March 5, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 4, 2014 Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014
March 4, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare
Feb. 27, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Benefits of and Challenges to Energy Access in the 21st Century: Electricity
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Barabara Boxer, Chairman, House Committee on Environment and Public Works - Water Resources Development Act
Feb. 26, 2014 Bill to Stop Political Targeting by IRS Passes House
Feb. 21, 2014 EPA's Ever-Expanding Web of Red Tape
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah
Feb. 19, 2014 Whitfield Welcomes House Agriculture Committee Member Representative Fincher to Discuss New Farm Bill
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest
Feb. 13, 2014 Statement from Congressman Ed Whitfield on Adair County Pipeline Explosion
Feb. 12, 2014 Surf KY - Whitfield Questions President Obama's Endangered Species Act Hypocrisy
Feb. 5, 2014 Whitfield Responds to Report Finding Over 2 Million Less People Will be Working as a Result of Obamacare
Feb. 5, 2014 Whitfield Leads Efforts to Save Military Commissaries
Feb. 3, 2014 Letter to John Hudson, Division Commanding General US Army Corps of Engineers, and Daniel Ashe, Director US Fish and Wildlife Service - Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels
Jan. 31, 2014 Committee Leaders Respond to Final Keystone XL Environmental Impact Statement
Jan. 30, 2014 Roll Call - A Bipartisan Solution to Keep the Lights On
Jan. 30, 2014 Whitfield Statement on Lake Cumberland
Jan. 29, 2014 Whitfield Applauds Passage of Five Year Farm Bill
Jan. 28, 2014 Whitfield's 'Electricity Security and Affordability Act' Clears Energy and Commerce Committee
Jan. 28, 2014 Whitfield Statement on Tonight's State of the Union Address
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