Representative Edward 'Ed' Whitfield's Public Statements

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Full Name: Edward 'Ed' Whitfield
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 1 Child: Kate
Birth Date: 05/25/1943
Birth Place: Hopkinsville, KY
Home City: Hopkinsville, KY
Religion: Methodist
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4/16/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Kentucky's Bourbon and Livestock Producers 4/16/14 New Non-Partisan Report Reveals Energy Production on Federal Lands Still Declining Despite Continued Growth on Non-Federal Lands 4/09/14 Subcommittee Advances Bill to Speed Up LNG Exports 4/08/14 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act 4/03/14 Subcommittee Questions Secretary Moniz on DOE Budget and Policy Priorities 4/03/14 Hearing of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power - The Fiscal Year 2015 U.S. Department of Energy Budget 3/25/14 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act 3/25/14 Whitfield Supports Legislation to Prevent Government Waste and Save Jobs 3/25/14 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act 3/25/14 McConnell, Paul, Alexander, Rogers and Whitfield Praise Decision to Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels to 723 Feet 3/14/14 Whitfield Works to Ensure I-69 Route Remains On Target for Henderson Area 3/14/14 Bipartisan Sunscreen Innovation Act Seeks to Speed Better Sunscreens onto U.S. Shelves 3/14/14 Whitfield Supports Bill to Protect Volunteer Firefighters Who Would Be Punished Under Obamacare 3/12/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - New Power Plant Standards 3/06/14 Electricity Security and Affordability Act 3/06/14 Electricity Security and Affordability Act 3/06/14 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 3/06/14 Subcommittee Examines Energy Fuel Supply and Infrastructure 3/05/14 The Huffington Post - EPA's Power Plant Gamble -- A Risk We Can't Afford 3/05/14 Whitfield Applauds Passage of Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act 3/05/14 Electricity Security and Affordability Act 3/04/14 Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014 3/04/14 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid - Bipartisan Lawmakers Defend Medicare 2/27/14 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 2/27/14 Letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Barabara Boxer, Chairman, House Committee on Environment and Public Works - Water Resources Development Act 2/26/14 Bill to Stop Political Targeting by IRS Passes House 2/21/14 EPA's Ever-Expanding Web of Red Tape 2/19/14 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah 2/19/14 Whitfield Welcomes House Agriculture Committee Member Representative Fincher to Discuss New Farm Bill 2/14/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest 2/13/14 Statement from Congressman Ed Whitfield on Adair County Pipeline Explosion 2/12/14 Surf KY - Whitfield Questions President Obama's Endangered Species Act Hypocrisy 2/05/14 Whitfield Responds to Report Finding Over 2 Million Less People Will be Working as a Result of Obamacare 2/05/14 Whitfield Leads Efforts to Save Military Commissaries 2/03/14 Letter to John Hudson, Division Commanding General US Army Corps of Engineers, and Daniel Ashe, Director US Fish and Wildlife Service - Restore Lake Cumberland Water Levels 1/31/14 Committee Leaders Respond to Final Keystone XL Environmental Impact Statement 1/30/14 Roll Call - A Bipartisan Solution to Keep the Lights On 1/30/14 Whitfield Statement on Lake Cumberland 1/29/14 Whitfield Applauds Passage of Five Year Farm Bill 1/28/14 Whitfield's 'Electricity Security and Affordability Act' Clears Energy and Commerce Committee 1/28/14 Whitfield Statement on Tonight's State of the Union Address 1/28/14 Committee Approves Two Bipartisan Bills Advancing All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy 1/27/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks 1/24/14 Whitfield Expresses Concern Over Regulatory Assault on Coal 1/15/14 Whitfield Statement on Passage of 2014 Federal Spending Bill 1/14/14 Whitfield's Bipartisan Electricity Security and Affordability Act Sails Through Subcommittee 1/14/14 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee Energy and Power Subcommittee - Markup of H.R. 3826, the "Electricity Security and Affordability Act" 1/14/14 Subcommittee Advances Bipartisan Electricity Security and Affordability Act 1/10/14 Whitfield-Sponsored 'Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act' Overwhelmingly Passes House 1/09/14 Whitfield and Manchin Introduce Bipartisan Electricity Security and Affordability Act