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Linc Chafee's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Lincoln 'Linc' D. Chafee
Office: Governor (RI), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Stephanie; 3 Children: Louisa, Caleb, Thea
Birth Date: 03/26/1953
Birth Place: Warwick, RI
Home City: Warwick, RI
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Issue Position: LNG
July 17, 2014 RI Receives Nearly $200K for Coastal Resiliency Project
July 11, 2014 Feds Approve Phase II of RI Storm Recovery Plans
June 16, 2014 Legislation Removes Barriers for Renewable Energy Businesses
June 2, 2014 Governor Chafee Applauds New Federal Rule to Cut Carbon Emissions
May 30, 2014 Warwick Wins Approval of Up to $3.6 Million in Federal Funding for Wastewater Treatment Facility
May 29, 2014 Eight State Alliance Releases Plan to Put 3.3 Million Zero Emission Vehicles on the Road
May 28, 2014 EPA Awards $2.7 Million to Clean-Up Brownfield Sites in Rhode Island
April 11, 2014 Seven Teams to Share $806K in 2014 Collaborative Research Grant Awards
Feb. 21, 2014 Governor Chafee Signs Executive Order Establishing the Rhode Island Executive Climate Change Council
Feb. 4, 2014 Governor Chafee Announces State Government Adverse Weather Policy
Jan. 15, 2014 State of the State and Budget Address
Dec. 9, 2013 Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States Seek to Curb Air Pollution from Upwind States
April 24, 2013 Local Firm Selected to Create Statewide Plans for Economic Development and Housing as Part of Sustainable Communities Initiative
Feb. 6, 2013 HUD Announces First Round of Allocations of Hurricane Sandy Recovery Funds to Rhode Island
Jan. 14, 2013 National Firm Selected to Perform Economic Data Analysis on RI's Competitive Strengths, Areas of Improvement as Part of Sustainable Communities Initiative
Dec. 24, 2012 Rhode Island Submits Amended Request for Federal Disaster Declaration
Nov. 4, 2012 Governor Chafee Announces Funding for SNAP Replacement Benefits in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy
Sept. 5, 2012 Lincoln Chafee DNC Speech
Aug. 17, 2011 Interior Launches Leasing Process for Commercial Wind Energy Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts
Aug. 17, 2011 Salazar, Reed, Whitehouse and Rhode Island Leaders Visit Birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution
Sept. 29, 2006 Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Act
Sept. 1, 2006 Chafee Chairs Hearing to Interpret Supreme Court Decision Regarding Clean Water
Aug. 14, 2006 Delivering for Rhode Island - Does Steve Laffey Support Cleaning Up Narragansett Bay?
Aug. 1, 2006 Chafee Chairs Hearing to Interpret Supreme Court Decisions Regarding Clean Water
June 29, 2006 Chafee Leads Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging President Bush's Support for Congressional Action to Reverse Threat of Global Warming
June 28, 2006 Chafee Breast Cancer Research Bill Going to the Floor of the Senate
May 18, 2006 Chafee Bill Heads to the President for Signature
Dec. 6, 2005 Senators Press President on Climate Change
June 29, 2005 Recess
May 10, 2005 Chafee Applauds Epa Funding To Clean Up Fields Point & Louttit Laundry In Providence
April 28, 2005 Senate Retains Critical Stormwater Provision In Highway Bill
April 15, 2005 Chafee Introduces Bill To Study Environmental Causes Of Breast Cancer
March 1, 2005 Chafee Fighting for Clean Air
June 25, 2004 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - S. 2606
April 1, 2004 Letter to EPA Administrator Michael O. Leavitt
March 23, 2004 Letter to President Bush - Ozone
Dec. 17, 2003 Senator Chafee Applauds Administration on Recent Clean Water Act Decision
Oct. 17, 2003 Statement from Senator Lincoln Chafee on Chemical Safety
Oct. 3, 2003 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions - S. 1716
Sept. 24, 2003 Honoring Judy Hadley of Lincoln, RI
July 29, 2003 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions S. 1486
June 4, 2003 Federal News Transcript - Iraq Stablization and Reconstruction: Internation Contributions and Resources
May 21, 2003 Statement of Senator Lincoln Chafee on the Resignation of Christie Todd Whitman
May 1, 2003 Congressional Record
April 9, 2003 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 17, 2003 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 1, 1 Chafee Fighting For Clean Air: Calls for Debate on Clean Air Planning Act W
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