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Rush Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Rush D. Holt, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 3 Children: Michael, Dejan, Rachel
Birth Date: 10/15/1948
Birth Place: Weston, WV
Home City: Hopewell Township, NJ
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Better Off; Don't Change the Target; What No Student Should Face
April 7, 2014 What Money Shouldn't Buy; Further Details on Grandfathered Flood Insurance Rates; Working for You
April 3, 2014 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chair, and Marcy Kaptur, Ranking Member, of the Energy and Water Development Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Protect Funding For National Labs
April 1, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Take Action on Water Contamination Issues
March 25, 2014 Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America
March 25, 2014 Holt: Court Decision "Only the Latest Affirmation of Gov. Christie's Failure to Address Climate Change
March 6, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 5, 2014 SEEC Raises Climate Change Threats to Outdoor Recreation
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of the Interior, and Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Concern Over Impacts of Offshore Oil Exploration
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Question U.S. Trade Representative's Position on Tar Sands
Nov. 13, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus
Oct. 29, 2013 Commemorating the 1-Year Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Sept. 27, 2013 Holt: Climate Change Should Be Treated as the Crisis It Is
Sept. 25, 2013 Safe Climate
June 25, 2013 Holt Responds to Obama Climate Action Plan
May 23, 2013 Irreversible Does Not Mean Uavoidable--Reject Keystone XL--
May 22, 2013 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act
May 22, 2013 Northern Route Approval Act
May 10, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment
April 26, 2013 Safe Climate Caucus
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairmam Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Kaptur - Domestic Fusion Research Programs Funding
March 21, 2013 The Safe Climate Caucus
March 12, 2013 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript - Climate Change and Energy
March 6, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Feb. 15, 2013 Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2013
Sept. 20, 2012 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012
July 25, 2012 President Obama's Proposed 2012-2017 Offshore Drilling Lease Sale Plan Act
July 24, 2012 Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan
July 12, 2012 National Strategic And Critical Minerals Production Act of 2012
June 20, 2012 Domestic Energy and Jobs Act
June 19, 2012 Conservation and Economic Growth Act
June 11, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
June 1, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013
April 24, 2012 The Times of Trenton - Lawrence Youngsters Learn to Take Charge of the Environment
April 20, 2012 Oil Spill Amnesia
April 11, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar Secretary, U.S. Department of the Interior
Feb. 16, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Feb. 8, 2012 New Markey-Holt Report Reveals "Drilling Dysfunction" on Federal Lands
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Leader Cantor, and Whip Hoyer
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 6, 2011 Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act (H.R. 2681) , and the EPA Regulatory Relief Act (H.R. 2250)
Sept. 23, 2011 Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, EPA
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