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Doc Hastings' Public Statements

Full Name: Richard 'Doc' Hastings
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Claire; 3 Children: Kirsten, Petrina, Colin
Birth Date: 02/07/1941
Birth Place: Spokane, WA
Home City: Pasco, WA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Feb. 5, 2014 House Passes Emergency California Drought Legislation
Feb. 5, 2014 House Approves Bipartisan Sportsmen's Package
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing of the House Committee on Natural Resources - Discussion Draft H.R. - The "Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act"
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Feb. 4, 2014 Endangered Species Act Working Group Releases Final Report & Recommendations
Jan. 31, 2014 Weekly Message from Doc: President Reports to Congress on the State of the Union
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Dave Camp, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, and Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Committee on Ways and Means - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Extension
Jan. 29, 2014 Five-Year Farm Bill Benefits Central Washington
Jan. 28, 2014 Chairman Hastings' Statement on the President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 28, 2014 What the President Failed to Address Tonight
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Jan. 26, 2014 Yakima Herald-Republic - Rep. Hastings Calls for Reforms to Endangered Species Act
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to House and Senate Committees on Agriculture - Protect Against Agriculture Tariffs
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 19, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner Food and Drug Administration - Common Sense in Proposed Food Safety Regulations
Jan. 17, 2014 Weekly Message from Doc: Government Regulations Stifle Job Growth
Jan. 17, 2014 Hastings Statement on Federal Columbia River Power System Biological Opinion
Jan. 16, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Authorize the Issuance of Subpoenas
Jan. 16, 2014 E&E News - Panel Votes to Allow Subpoenas on Interior Policies, 'Conflicts of Interest'
Jan. 15, 2014 Hastings Statement on Passage of FY2014 Spending Bill
Jan. 14, 2014 Committee Report: White House Office of Management and Budget Ordered Sequester of SRS over USDA Opposition
Jan. 10, 2014 Weekly Message from Doc: White House Politics before Americans' Personal Security
Jan. 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Obama Administration's War on Coal: The Recent Report by the Office of the Inspector General
Jan. 8, 2014 Where are the Jobs? A: Sitting on Harry Reid's Desk
Dec. 20, 2013 Weekly Message from Doc: Making Improvements to the Columbia River Treaty
Dec. 19, 2013 Chairman Hastings Seeks Public Input on Draft Plan to Strengthen and Improve our Nation's Fisheries
Dec. 19, 2013 Hastings Statement on the Final Listing of Two Hanford Reach Plants
Dec. 19, 2013 Hastings Responds to FDA Announcement on Food Safety Rule
Dec. 13, 2013 Hastings Statement on Final Recommendation on the Columbia River Treaty
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - 2014 Activities
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - ESA Decisions by Closed-Door Settlement: Short-Changing Science, Transparency, Private Property, and State & Local Economies"
Dec. 11, 2013 Manhattan Project Park and Hanford Land Transfer Fall Short Due to Senate
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary US Department of Energy - Proposed Land Transfer Changes
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Jim McNerney, Jr. Chairman, President and CEO The Boeing Company, and Ray Conner President and CEO Boeing Commercial Airplanes - Washington is the Best Place for the 777X
Dec. 9, 2013 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Columbia River Treaty
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Interested Helium Party - Input on Ways to Secure America's Domestic Helium Supply
Dec. 4, 2013 Chairman Hastings Welcomes Rep. McAllister to the Committee on Natural Resources
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Hastings Statement on the Delay of Two Hanford Reach Plants as Endangered
Nov. 20, 2013 House Passes Bipartisan Bill to Create Jobs & Advance Onshore American Energy Production
Nov. 20, 2013 House Approves Bipartisan Bill to STOP Duplicative Federal Hydraulic Fracturing Regulations
Nov. 20, 2013 The Daily Caller - Protecting the States' Right to Regulate Hydraulic Fracturing
Nov. 14, 2013 Hearing of House Natural Resources Committee - Endangered Species
Nov. 14, 2013 Committee Passes Legislation to Help Protect Endangered Salmon Survival in the Pacific Northwest
Nov. 14, 2013 Hastings Shares Story of Yakima Constituent Hurt by Obamacare
Nov. 14, 2013 Committee Passes Hastings' Legislation to Help Protect Endangered Salmon Survival in the Pacific Northwest
Nov. 14, 2013 Obamacare
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