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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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
Mine Safety, Broadcast Decency Bills Ready for President's Signature
Whitfield Unveils Legislation to Lower Gas Prices and Secure America's Energy Independence
Hearing Examines Nuclear Oversight Plans
Whitfield Announces Committee Assignment
Security Breaches at DOE Not Reported to Top-Level Officials
Whitfield Wants More Answers From Department of Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Environment and Conservation
July 17, 2014 Hearing Notice: Subcommittee on Energy and Power
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 Whitfield Talks to Area Leaders about Coal
June 24, 2014 The Hill - GOP: 'War on Coal' Key Campaign Issue
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 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
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 5, 2014 The Huffington Post - EPA's Power Plant Gamble -- A Risk We Can't Afford
March 4, 2014 Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014
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. 19, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest
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. 28, 2014 Committee Approves Two Bipartisan Bills Advancing All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy
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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