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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

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
General Nov. 4, 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
Hearing Examines Nuclear Oversight Plans
Mine Safety, Broadcast Decency Bills Ready for President's Signature
Whitfield Unveils Legislation to Lower Gas Prices and Secure America's Energy Independence
Whitfield Wants More Answers From Department of Energy
Security Breaches at DOE Not Reported to Top-Level Officials
Whitfield Announces Committee Assignment
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Environment and Conservation
Aug. 13, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader of the House - End the Wind Production Tax Credit
Aug. 7, 2014 States that Say #Yes2Energy Experiencing Economic Success
Aug. 3, 2014 USA Today - Rep. Ed Whitfield: America's Pain is China's Gain
July 31, 2014 Whitfield Questions FERC on Unprecedented Energy Takeover
July 29, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce - FERC Perspectives: Questions Concerning EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan and Other Grid Reliability Challenges
July 29, 2014 Members Question FERC Over EPA's Clean Power Plan
July 24, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Laboratories of Democracy: The Economic Impacts of State Energy Policies
July 24, 2014 Whitfield Investigates Impacts of Energy Policies on Jobs
July 23, 2014 Letter to Allison Macfarlane, Chairman of the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Update on Waste Confidence Rule
July 22, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energt
July 17, 2014 Hearing Notice: Subcommittee on Energy and Power
July 2, 2014 Courier Journal - Ed Whitfield: I'll Fight Federal Loan to Mass. Wind Farm
July 2, 2014 Whitfield Responds to Obama's Latest "Green Energy" Gamble
June 25, 2014 Obama Administration Celebrates Climate Speech Anniversary as Economy Stumbles
June 25, 2014 Whitfield Leads the Charge on Domestic Prosperity Energy Bill
June 25, 2014 Whitfield Ushers North American Energy Infrastructure Act through the House of Representatives
June 24, 2014 Whitfield Plans Mega-Hearing on Obama Climate Plan
June 24, 2014 Whitfield's Fight to Ease Carbon Emission Regs Moves Forward
June 24, 2014 The Hill - GOP: 'War on Coal' Key Campaign Issue
June 24, 2014 Whitfield Talks to Area Leaders about Coal
June 24, 2014 North American Energy Infrastructure Act
June 24, 2014 Senior House Republican Readies EPA Power Plant Regs Bill
June 24, 2014 Whitfield Works to Protect Coal Miner Health Care Benefits
June 19, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - EPA's Proposed Carbon Dioxide Regulations for Power Plants
June 17, 2014 Fox News - The Truth About Obama's Green Dreams
June 12, 2014 Whitfield Works to Grow Manufacturing and Boost Jobs
June 12, 2014 Standing up for Jobs and Affordable Energy, Subcommittee to Review EPA's Power Plant Proposal Next THURSDAY
June 2, 2014 Upton and Whitfield Respond to EPA's Cap-and-Trade Proposal
June 2, 2014 Whitfield Responds to Obama's Latest Attempt to "Bankrupt" the Coal Industry
May 29, 2014 Obama's EPA to Cost Americans "Billions of Dollars and Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs"
May 14, 2014 Subcommittee to Review Draft Bill to Promote New Manufacturing and Job Creation
April 30, 2014 Rush, Whitfield, Johnson Introduces the 21st Century Energy Workforce Development Jobs Initiative Act of 2014
April 30, 2014 First District of Kentucky Business Wins Energy Award
April 3, 2014 Whitfield Presses Energy Secretary on Paducah Cleanup Efforts
April 3, 2014 Whitfield Continues Fight for Affordable Energy
March 25, 2014 Whitfield Supports Legislation to Prevent Government Waste and Save Jobs
March 6, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 6, 2014 Subcommittee Examines Energy Fuel Supply and Infrastructure
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