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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
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Environment and Conservation
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Prescription Drugs
Issue Position: Second Amendment
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Fiscal Reform and The Economy
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education Reform
Issue Position: Telecommunications
Issue Position: National Debt
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Veteran's Affairs
Issue Position: Law Enforcement
Issue Position: Energy
July 24, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Certainty for Firefighters
July 22, 2014 Statement from Sens. Paul, McConnell and Rep. Whitfield on Paducah Site
July 22, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energt
July 17, 2014 Hearing Notice: Subcommittee on Energy and Power
July 17, 2014 Whitfield Supports Highway Funding and Transportation Act
July 15, 2014 Sunscreen Innovation Act Moves Forward
July 15, 2014 Whitfield Addresses Waterways Council
July 14, 2014 Whitfield Joins Bill to Combat Influx of Illegal Immigrants
July 10, 2014 Whitfield: There are Better Alternatives to Securing our Border than Spending Billions
July 9, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - What is Obama's EPA Hiding?
July 3, 2014 Whitfield Wishes Everyone a Happy 4th of July
July 2, 2014 Whitfield Responds to Obama's Latest "Green Energy" Gamble
June 30, 2014 Whitfield Responds to Obama's Unilateral Immigration Announcement
June 30, 2014 Whitfield Issues Statement on Supreme Court Ruling
June 25, 2014 Whitfield Testifies on Broken Federal Budget Process
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 25, 2014 Whitfield Ushers North American Energy Infrastructure Act through the House of Representatives
June 24, 2014 House Approves Bipartisan Bill to Build North American Energy Projects, Delivering Jobs and Lower Prices
June 24, 2014 Whitfield Talks to Area Leaders about Coal
June 24, 2014 North American Energy Infrastructure Act
June 24, 2014 The Hill - GOP: 'War on Coal' Key Campaign Issue
June 24, 2014 Go Fish: Congressman Praises Formal End to Corps Dam Plan
June 24, 2014 Whitfield Visits Calloway County: Congressman Addresses Farm Bureau Gathering
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 24, 2014 Whitfield Plans Mega-Hearing on Obama Climate Plan
June 24, 2014 Whitfield's Fight to Ease Carbon Emission Regs Moves Forward
June 23, 2014 Upton and Whitfield Respond to SCOTUS' Decision on Greenhouse Gases
June 19, 2014 Whitfield, Dingell Applaud Subcommittee Markup of Sunscreen Innovation Act
June 19, 2014 PAST Act Supporters "Walk on Washington" to Move Anti-Soring Legislation Forward
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
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