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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
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
Dec. 8, 2010 Whitfield Opposes Giving Benefits to Illegal Immigrants
Dec. 8, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Ray LaHood, Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation
Dec. 8, 2010 Guarantee of a Legitimate Deal Act of 2010
Dec. 8, 2010 Excluding Security and Safety Equipment from Energy Efficiency Standards
Oct. 15, 2010 Reforming Our Tax System
Oct. 6, 2010 Whitfield Awarded Manufacturing Legislative Excellence Prize
Sept. 29, 2010 Whitfield Votes to Level Playing Field for American Manufacturers
Sept. 29, 2010 Whitfield Statement on Vote to Adjourn Congress
Sept. 28, 2010 Calling on Turkish-Occupied Cyprus to Protect Religious Artifacts
Sept. 23, 2010 House Approves Whitfield Bill to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
Sept. 23, 2010 Whitfield Offers Roadmap to Boost Economy, Reform Congress
Sept. 16, 2010 Whitfield Sponsored Bill to Lower Electricity Costs Receives Stamp of Approval from House
Sept. 15, 2010 Whitfield Shines Light on Flawed Medicare Bidding Program
Sept. 15, 2010 Whitfield Stands United with KY Miners Against Cap and Trade
Aug. 16, 2010 Securing Our Borders and Combating Illegal Immigration
Aug. 2, 2010 Whitfield Works to Move Carbon Storage Technologies Forward
July 30, 2010 Whitfield Works to Expand Clean Water Infrastructure for KY
July 29, 2010 Whitfield Stands Up for American Manufacturing Jobs
July 28, 2010 National Manufacturing Strategy Act of 2010
July 28, 2010 Truth in Fur Labeling Act of 2009
July 22, 2010 NASPER Reauthorization Sails Through House Subcommittee
July 21, 2010 Whitfield Calls for Crackdown on Illegal Immigration
July 19, 2010 Op-Ed - Combating Prescription Drug Abuse
July 13, 2010 Bi-Partisan Group of Lawmakers Team Up to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
July 13, 2010 Bi-Partisan Group of Lawmakers Team Up to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
July 1, 2010 Whitfield Calls for Immediate Investigation into Use of Potentially Hazardous FEMA Trailers to House Oil Spill Workers
July 1, 2010 Whitfield Shines Light on Battle Against Diabetes
July 1, 2010 Whitfield Opposes Permanent Wall Street Bailouts
June 24, 2010 Whitfield Votes to Protect KY Seniors' Healthcare
June 23, 2010 Calling Card Consumer Protection Act
June 16, 2010 Whitfield Votes to Repeal Individual Mandate in Healthcare Bill
June 9, 2010 Whitfield Releases Action Plan to Put Kentuckians Back to Work
May 28, 2010 Whitfield Votes to Protect Madisonville GE Plant
May 28, 2010 Whitfield Opposes Bill to Raise Taxes and Increase Deficit
May 25, 2010 Wind Power
May 18, 2010 Whitfield Honored for Efforts to Prevent and Combat Cancer
May 12, 2010 Whitfield Testifies on Behalf of Rural Energy Savings Program
May 11, 2010 Letter To Ms. Lisa P. Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
May 5, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
May 4, 2010 Whitfield Presses for Federal Disaster Declaration to Aid Flood Recovery
May 4, 2010 Whitfield Presses For Federal Disaster Declaration To Aid Flood Recovery
April 28, 2010 Whitfield Slams Administration For Campaign Against Coal
April 22, 2010 Letter To Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency And Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works - U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
April 21, 2010 Whitfield Unveils Principles To Help Reform Congress
April 16, 2010 Whitfield Calls For Up Or Down Vote On Healthcare Bill
April 7, 2010 Taking A Look At Uncle Sam's Checkbook
March 22, 2010 Whitfield Opposes Final Healthcare Package
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 19, 2010 Whitfield Stands Up For Kentucky Farmers
March 16, 2010 Whitfield Calls For Up Or Down Vote On Healthcare Bill
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