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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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
Whitfield Re-Introduces Lake Barkley Water Level Improvement Act
Whitfield Announces Proposed Funding for the Kentucky Lock and Dam
July 2, 2014 Whitfield Responds to Obama's Latest "Green Energy" Gamble
June 19, 2014 PAST Act Supporters "Walk on Washington" to Move Anti-Soring Legislation Forward
June 3, 2014 KnowNews - Obama Signs Bill to Preserve Dam Tailwater Fishing
April 30, 2014 Prevent All Soring Tactics (Past) Act
Feb. 12, 2014 Surf KY - Whitfield Questions President Obama's Endangered Species Act Hypocrisy
Oct. 12, 2013 Unequal Application of Federal Law
June 3, 2013 Freedom to Fish Act Signed into Law
May 21, 2013 Freedom to Fish Act
May 21, 2013 Whitfield Announces House Passage of 'Freedom to Fish Act'
May 2, 2013 Whitfield: Thirty Two Days and Counting with No Answers from Corps
April 12, 2013 Introducing the Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2013
April 10, 2013 Whitfield Blasts Corps for Continuing Forward with Barricade Plan in Complete Secrecy
Feb. 26, 2013 Whitfield Introduces 'Freedom to Fish Act'
Sept. 13, 2012 Whitfield, Cohen Discuss Bill That Strenghtens the Horse Protection Act
April 25, 2012 Senator Landrieu Joins Senator Brown, Representatives Whitfield, Rivera and Moran, Bo Derek, Bachelor Star Lorenzo Borghese to Push for Permanent Ban on Horse Slaughter
Dec. 9, 2010 Whitfield: President Signs Animal Cruelty Legislation into Law
July 17, 2009 Restore our American Mustangs Act
June 27, 2007 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
May 15, 2007 Commemorating Marinas and Expressing Support for Sixth Annual National Marina Day
April 26, 2007 Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Sale and Slaughter Prohibition
Feb. 6, 2007 Whitfield Announces Proposed Funding for the Kentucky Lock and Dam
Dec. 30, 2006 Time Runs Out On Lake Levels Bill In 109th Congress, But Whitfield Not Deterred
Sept. 7, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 503, American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act
Dec. 7, 2004 Conference Report on H.R. 4818, Consolidated Appopriations Act, 2005
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