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Lindsey Graham's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Lindsey O. Graham
Office: U.S. Senate (SC) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 07/09/1955
Birth Place: Seneca, SC
Home City: Seneca, SC
Religion: Southern Baptist
Date Title
March 13, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, US Secretary of Energy - MOX
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz - SC Delegation Asks Department of Energy to Work With Them Regarding Funding Levels at the Savannah River Site
Nov. 10, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Sanctions Against Iran and Benghazi
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Honorable Gina McCarthy - EPA Carbon Emission Standards
Sept. 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Ernest Moniz, Dept. of Energy - Support MOX Facility
May 16, 2013 Executive Session
May 13, 2013 Letter to President Obama - MOX Project Dispute
July 18, 2012 Senators Host Briefing on Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies to Initiate Launch of New Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Caucus
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
March 30, 2012 Graham Applauds NRC Approval of New Nuclear Reactors
March 29, 2012 Graham-Backed Provision Leads to SRS Tank Closure
Feb. 9, 2012 Graham Pleased Nuclear Power Permits Issued By NRC
Nov. 18, 2011 Letter tp Chairmen Feinstein and Frelinghuysen, Ranking Members Alexander and Visclosky
Oct. 31, 2011 Graham Pleased with DOE Decision to Keep H-Canyon Operable
April 7, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
Nov. 14, 2010 ABC "This Week" - Transcript
June 29, 2010 The New York Times - Obama Stresses Need for Price on Carbon as Dems Look to Compromise
June 10, 2010 Resolution Of Disapproval Of EPA Rule-Motion To Proceed
June 10, 2010 Graham Supports Murkowski Amendment Limiting EPA Ability to Regulate Greenhouse Gases
May 12, 2010 Graham on the American Power Act
May 7, 2010 Graham on Energy Independence
March 31, 2010 Graham Reaction to Obama Speech on Drilling
March 10, 2010 Bipartisan Bicameral Coalition Introduces Legislation Creating Rural Energy Savings Program
Feb. 16, 2010 Graham Applauds Loan Guarantees for Construction of New Nuclear Plants
Jan. 27, 2010 Graham Reacts to the State of the Union Address to the Nation
Jan. 27, 2010 Graham on Energy Independence and Climate Change
Dec. 18, 2009 Graham on Copenhagen Climate Summit
Nov. 8, 2009 Op-Ed: Becoming Energy Independent, Cleaning our Environment
Oct. 10, 2009 Op-Ed: Yes We Can Pass Climate Change Legislation
Oct. 8, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the Senate
June 28, 2009 NBC "Meet The Press" - Transcript
April 2, 2009 Graham Amendment Protects Taxpayers From 'Energy Tax'
March 19, 2009 Climate Change
March 12, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget and Revenue Proposal
March 11, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal for the Department of Energy
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal
March 8, 2009 NBC "Meet The Press" - Transcript
March 3, 2009 FOX "On The Record" - Transcript
Feb. 25, 2009 FOX "On The Record" - Transcript
Jan. 15, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, Chairman and The Honorable Thad Cochran, Ranking Member, Senate Appropriations Committee
Oct. 30, 2008 Graham's Support of Energy Independence Highlighted in New Advertisement
Sept. 19, 2008 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader, Re: Protect American Energy Freedom Day
Aug. 23, 2008 The Charleston Post and Courier - Clyburn, Graham Speak Up for Nuclear Power
Aug. 12, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
Aug. 5, 2008 The Charleston Post and Courier - Graham Says Plan Would Boost State
Aug. 4, 2008 The Charleston Post and Courier - 'Gang of 10' Leads Energy Way
Aug. 3, 2008 Fox News Channel "Fox News Sunday" - Transcript
Aug. 1, 2008 'Gang of 10' Introduces Bipartisan Energy Proposal
July 30, 2008 Graham Continues Push for Senate Energy Debate
July 23, 2008 Stop Excessive Energy Speculation Act of 2008 - Motion to Proceed
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