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Ben Cardin's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

Full Name: Benjamin 'Ben' L. Cardin
Office: U.S. Senate (MD) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrna; 1 Child: Deborah
Birth Date: 10/05/1943
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Aug. 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Abandon Plans for Seismic Testing off Maryland Coast
July 18, 2014 Cardin Opposes Seismic Testing Off Mid-Atlantic Coast
July 16, 2014 Cardin Urges Authority for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Recoup Damages from Accidental or Negligent Behavior
June 26, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 3, 2014 Cardin, Crapo Bill To Protect Fish Habitats And Related Jobs Clears Committee Hurdle
March 11, 2014 Chesapeake Bay
March 5, 2014 Cardin, Crapo Introduce Bipartisan Bill To Protect Fish Habitats And Related Jobs
March 5, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 4, 2014 World Wildlife Day
Feb. 6, 2014 Cardin Bill To Protect The Baltimore Oriole And Other Migratory Birds Clears Senate Committee
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, State Secretary, Eric Holder, Attorney General, Sally Jewell, Interior Secretary - Address Wildlife Trafficking
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Senate Farm Bill Conferee - Include Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Language in 2013 Farm Bill
May 16, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 16, 2013 Cardin Introduces Bill To Protect The Baltimore Oriole And Other Migratory Birds
April 19, 2013 Mikulski, Cardin Introduce Bill to Study Possible Transfer of President Street Station to National Park Service
Feb. 1, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk - Trade and Food Safety
July 25, 2012 Cardin Says Compromise on Great Apes Protection Advances Ethical Treatment of Animals
July 20, 2012 Mikulski, Cardin Announce $1 Million in Federal Funds to Build Chesapeake Bay Oyster Population
July 9, 2012 Cardin, Mikulski Applaud Green Infrastructure Grants to Four Maryland Localities
March 13, 2012 Cardin Announces $4 Million in New Funding to Assist Local Governments with Bay Cleanup
Dec. 8, 2011 Cardin Lauds EPW Committee Vote to Consolidate FBI Headquarters
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior - Wilderness Designation for Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
June 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Jack Reed, Chairman, and The Honorable Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Appropriations
May 19, 2011 Endangered Species Day
May 5, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 18, 2011 Boxer and Cardin Statement on Proposed Settlement of Gray Wolf Lawsuit
March 10, 2011 Cardin Introduces Bill to Protect the Baltimore Oriole and Other Migratory Bird
March 1, 2011 Cardin, Mikulski Urge Army Corps of Engineers to Expedite Oyster Aquaculture Permits
Feb. 1, 2011 Boxer and Cardin Statement on Legislation to Delist the Gray Wolf
Dec. 20, 2010 Cardin, Kratovil Praise Senate Passage of Legislation to Support our National Wildlife Refuge System
Nov. 4, 2010 Ruppersberger and Cardin Announce Innovative Programs to Help the Chesapeake Bay
Sept. 24, 2010 Senate Unanimously Passes Resolution to Celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week
Aug. 26, 2010 Cardin Highlights Recovery Dollars at Work Improving Our Nation's Premier Wildlife Research Facility & Creating Jobs
Aug. 17, 2010 Cardin, Mikulski Announce Release of Federal Funds to Build Oyster Population in the Bay
April 27, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Water And Wildlife Of The Senate Committee Environment And Public Works - "Collaborative Solutions To Wildlife And Habitat Management"
April 14, 2010 Senator Cardin Applauds Resurgence of Bay's Blue Crab Population
Jan. 20, 2010 Cardin Applauds The Administration's Move To Ban Imports Of Dangerous Pythons And Other Giant Snakes
July 29, 2009 Senators Feinstein and Cardin Introduce Measure to Ban Inhumane Practice of Allowing Hunters to Shoot Wildlife From Aircraft
July 27, 2009 Senator Cardin Introduces Bill to Fund Greater Nutria Eradication Effort
July 8, 2009 Cardin Says Congress Must Provide Resources to Prevent Future Invasive Species and Future Disease From Threatening The U.S.
June 18, 2009 Cardin Bill to Protect the Baltimore Oriole and Other Migratory Birds Passes Senate Committee
April 20, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works - Chesapeake Bay Restoration: Status Report
March 25, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 5, 2009 Omnibus Appropriations
Feb. 12, 2009 Cardin Named to Leadership Positions in Environment and Judiciary Committees
Oct. 22, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Carlos M. Gutierrez, Secretary of Commerce
Oct. 16, 2008 Cardin Tours Harry Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology In Queenstown
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