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Albio Sires' Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Albio Sires
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Adrienne; 1 Stepchild: Tara
Birth Date: 01/26/1951
Birth Place: Bejucal, Cuba
Home City: West New York, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 8, 2014 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, and Joseph Bertoni, Acting Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Transportation - Ban of Hudson River Tourist Helicopters
Aug. 7, 2014 Letter to Walter Cruickshank, Acting Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Opposing Atlantic Drilling
Aug. 1, 2014 Newsletter: Washington Review, August 1, 2014
June 18, 2014 Capitol Hill Ocean Week and Ocean Protection
May 20, 2014 Congressman Sires Hails Passage of Water Infrastructure Jobs Bill
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Departing of Housing and Urban Development -- Diversion of Sandy Funds
May 2, 2014 Sires Encouraged by Lowest Unemployment Rate in Five Years
April 25, 2014 Sires Urges Secretary to Reconsider Diverting Sandy Funding
April 11, 2014 Menendez, Booker, Frelinghuysen, Pascrell, Sires, Payne Statement on EPA Passaic River Cleanup
Jan. 9, 2014 Sires Votes to Hold Polluters Accountable
Dec. 23, 2013 Rep. Sires Applauds $3 Billion in Grant Funding for Transit Resiliency Projects
Oct. 24, 2013 Congressman Sires Applauds Passage of House WRRDA B
Sept. 19, 2013 Congressman Sires Hails Passage of WRRDA Bill
March 14, 2013 Sires Introduces Legislation to Support a National Catastrophe Fund
April 4, 2012 Revitalizing Our Urban Parks
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 14, 2011 Disaster Relief Supplemental
Feb. 15, 2011 Sires Reintroduces Urban Parks Bill to Strengthen Local Communities
Jan. 5, 2011 Sires Sworn In To 112th Congress
Oct. 7, 2010 Sires Responds To Governor Christie's Announcement To Cease ARC Funding
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
July 30, 2010 Sires Votes to Hold Oil Companies Accountable, Protect the Environment, and Improve Safety
June 30, 2010 Renewable Energy for a Clean Energy Economy
June 23, 2010 Letter to Admiral Thad W. Allen, Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard; Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security; Gary Locke, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce
April 22, 2010 4/22/2010- Sires Celebrates The 40th Earth Day
April 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, Department Of Interior
March 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Declare Nor'easter Storm Damage as Major Disaster in New Jersey
Feb. 4, 2010 Sires Supports Solar Technology Legislation
Nov. 6, 2009 Houses Passes H.R. 2868 -- The Chemical And Water Security Act Of 2009
Oct. 29, 2009 House Passes FY 2010 Department Of Interior And Environment Conference Report
Oct. 6, 2009 Rep. Sires Introduces Legislation To Improve Urban Areas
May 14, 2009 21st Century Green Schools
Nov. 18, 2008 Letter to Director Randall B. Luthi, Minerals Management Service
Sept. 2, 2008 Dear Friend
April 22, 2008 Congressman Sires Celebrates the 38th Earth Day
July 26, 2007 Sires Votes To Strengthen Law Enforcement And Keep America Globally Competitive
June 15, 2007 Letter to the Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce John D. Dingell
March 2, 2007 Congressman Albio Sires Speaks Out To End Our Nation's Dependency On Oil
Feb. 8, 2007 Congressman Albio Sires Votes For More Fuel Choices For Consumers
Jan. 23, 2007 Congressman Albio Sires Appointed To Serve On Three Foreign Affairs Subcommittees
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Homeland Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Shaping Livable Communities
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