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Olympia Snowe's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

Full Name: Olympia Jean Snowe
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: John R. McKernan, Jr
Birth Date: 02/21/1947
Birth Place: Augusta, ME
Home City: Falmouth, ME
Religion: Greek Orthodox
Date Title
Sept. 19, 2012 Snowe Leads Effort in Congress to Assist Fishermen with Disaster Declaration
Sept. 18, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner, and Minority Leader Pelosi
Aug. 9, 2012 Snowe Welcomes Canadian Court Injunction in Lobster Dispute
Aug. 8, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Feb. 3, 2012 New England Senators to Commerce Department: Don't Sink Historic Cod Fishing Industry
Jan. 31, 2012 Members of Congress Seek to Preserve Historic Gulf of Maine Cod Fishery
Jan. 9, 2012 Snowe Leading Efforts to Defend Maine Cod Fishermen
Nov. 17, 2011 Snowe, Carper Celebrate Unanimous Approval of Recycling Resolution
Oct. 12, 2011 Portsmouth Herald: 'Catch Share' System Threatens Seacoast Fishermen
Oct. 4, 2011 Snowe Announces New Initiative Aimed at Preserving Maine's Working Coastline
Sept. 7, 2011 Snowe Commends U.S. - E.U. Agreement to Combat Illegal Fishing
July 27, 2011 Snowe Leads New England Senators in Call for Common-Sense Fishery Management Adjustments
June 21, 2011 Senator Snowe: Commerce Secretary Must Focus on Jobs, Jobs, Jobs
June 20, 2011 Snowe Looks Forward to Next Steps in NOAA's Management of New England Fisheries
May 27, 2011 Snowe, Senators Introduce Legislation to Keep Oceans, Shorelines Clean
May 20, 2011 Snowe Discusses Tuna Regulations With Local Fishermen
May 17, 2011 Snowe Welcomes Overhaul of NOAA Enforcement Program
May 12, 2011 Snowe Welcomes Rising Northeast Groundfish Revenues
April 28, 2011 Snowe Announces Funding For Fishery Management Innovation
April 26, 2011 Snowe Welcomes Fisheries Management Report
April 25, 2011 Letter to Sarah McLaughlin, Highly Migratory Species Management Division, Office of Sustainable Fisheries
April 18, 2011 Snowe Encouraged by Higher Catch Limits Set for Upcoming Fishing Year
March 18, 2011 Letter to the Honorable William M. Daley, White House Chief of Staff
March 18, 2011 Snowe Request for NOAA Hearing on Bluefin Tuna Regulations Granted
March 8, 2011 Snowe Examines Implementation of Magnuson-Stevens Act
Jan. 5, 2011 Senator Snowe Says New Law Will Enhance Management of New England's Historic Groundfish Industry
Dec. 20, 2010 Snowe Bill to Enhance Groundfish Management Passes Senate
Oct. 26, 2010 Senator Snowe Urges FDA to Halt Review Process for Genetically Engineered Salmon
Oct. 18, 2010 Snowe Touts NOAA Announcements on Enforcement as Steps in the Right Direction
Sept. 30, 2010 Snowe Applauds Passage of Coast Guard Authorization Act
Sept. 27, 2010 Snowe Continues to Monitor Enforcement Concerns at NOAA; Thanks Commerce Secretary for Visiting Fishermen in Portland
Sept. 24, 2010 Snowe Calls for Immediate Ouster of Over-Zealous Enforcement Personnel
Sept. 14, 2010 Snowe Announces $1.4 Million in NMFS Funds for Gulf of Maine Research Institute
July 14, 2010 Snowe Welcomes NMFS Announcement to Increase Catch Limit of Pollock
July 1, 2010 Snowe Blasts Report of Abuses of Fisheries Asset Forfeiture Fund
June 25, 2010 Sens. Lautenberg, Snowe, Whitehouse, Cantwell Introduce Coastal Jobs Creation Act of 2010
June 24, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 13, 2010 Bishop Pushes Back Against Proposed Fishing Regulations
May 12, 2010 Snowe Demands Secretarial Action to Preserve the Nation's First Fishery
April 22, 2010 Snowe Fights to Preserve the Nation's First Fishery
April 16, 2010 Snowe Spearheads Effort to Bolster Funding for Fisheries Science
April 8, 2010 Snowe Statement on NOAA's Decision to Appoint New Interim Director at the Office of Law Enforcement
March 18, 2010 Snowe Lauds Votes to Reject Export Ban on Bluefin Tuna
March 16, 2010 Snowe Meets with Interior Secretary Salazar
March 11, 2010 Snowe Reiterates Opposition to Endangered Listing for Bluefin Tuna in Phone Conversation with Interior Secretary
March 5, 2010 Snowe Maintains Commitment to Maine's Fishing Industry
March 3, 2010 Snowe Urges NOAA to Fully Examine Economic Impact of Policies on Fishing Communities
Feb. 24, 2010 Snowe Seeks New Seafood Processing Partner to Prevent Prospect Harbor Plant from Closing Its Doors
Feb. 17, 2010 Sen. Snowe, Rep. Frank Call on NOAA to Re-examine Decade Long Rebuilding Timeline for Overfished Fish Stocks
Feb. 17, 2010 Snowe Surprised & Disappointed By Closure of Stinson Sardine Cannery
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