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John Lewis' Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: John R. Lewis
Office: U.S. House (GA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lillian; 1 Child: John
Birth Date: 02/21/1940
Birth Place: Troy, AL
Home City: Atlanta, GA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Appropriations
Issue Position: Energy & Gas Prices
Issue Position: Environment
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
April 2, 2014 Georgia's House Delegation Urges Appropriators to Approve SHEP Funding
April 2, 2014 Letter to Mike Simpson, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development of House Committee on Appropriations - SHEP Funding
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Jan. 29, 2014 Rep. John Lewis on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
April 22, 2013 Rep. John Lewis Celebrates Earth Day
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 6, 2011 Rep. John Lewis Votes Against Damaging Environmental Legislation
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Chairman Camp
July 13, 2011 Rep. John Lewis Applauds Atlanta Center for Working Families EPA Grant
June 29, 2011 Rep. John Lewis Relieved Over Water War Victory
April 22, 2011 Rep. John Lewis Honors Earth Day
Dec. 14, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Nancy Pelosi and The Honorable Steny Hoyer
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Nov. 3, 2009 51 Members Of Congress Urge Governors To End Water Dispute
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The Interior, Environment And Related Agencies Subcommittee Of The House Appropriations Committee -Department Of The Interior
April 22, 2008 Earth Day
May 15, 2006 Letter to President of the United States George W. Bush
Dec. 13, 2005 Subcommittee on Oversight Hearing to Review the Response by Charities to Hurricane Katrina
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Water
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