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Fred Upton's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Frederick 'Fred' Stephen Upton
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amey; 2 Children: Meg, Stephen
Birth Date: 04/23/1953
Birth Place: Saint Joseph, MI
Home City: Saint Joseph, MI
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Gas Prices
Issue Position: Environment and Agriculture
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
July 29, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce - FERC Perspectives: Questions Concerning EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan and Other Grid Reliability Challenges
July 29, 2014 Members Question FERC Over EPA's Clean Power Plan
July 23, 2014 Letter to Allison Macfarlane, Chairman of the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Update on Waste Confidence Rule
July 15, 2014 Upton Unveils Energy Policy Vision with Pillars of the Architecture of Abundance
July 10, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 9, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Committee Leaders Seek EPA Cooperation in Power Plant Rule Probe
July 1, 2014 Chairman Upton Responds to DOE's Cape Wind Announcement
June 30, 2014 GAO Finds NNSA Lacks Security Road Map
June 21, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Commerce Committee - Energy and Jobs
June 19, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - EPA's Proposed Carbon Dioxide Regulations for Power Plants
June 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 4299, H.R. 4709, H.R. 4631, H.R. 4795, and H.R. 4801
June 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 4299, H.R. 4709, H.R. 4631, H.R. 4795, and H.R. 4801
June 6, 2014 Upton Visits Local Power Plants with Top Nuclear Safety Official
June 2, 2014 Upton and Whitfield Respond to EPA's Cap-and-Trade Proposal
May 23, 2014 Building on Committee's Bipartisan Success, Senate Clears Two Energy and Commerce Bills
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Promoting New Manufacturing Act
May 14, 2014 Subcommittee to Review Draft Bill to Promote New Manufacturing and Job Creation
May 8, 2014 Committee Approves Bipartisan Legislation to Reform Approval of Cross-Border Energy Projects
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - The NRC FY 2015 Budget and Policy Issues
May 7, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 3301, H.R. 4572, and H.R. 4342
May 5, 2014 Committee to Vote on Bills to Modernize Cross-Border Permitting for Energy Projects, Protect Future of the Internet, and Reauthorize STELA
April 29, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Markup of H.R. 6, the "Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act," H.R. 2689, the "Energy Savings Through Public-Private Partnerships Act," and H.R. 4092, the "Streamlining Energy Efficiency for Schools Act of 2014"
April 17, 2014 Letter to Cheryl LaFleur, Acting Chairman Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - Details on Management of Grid Security Information
April 17, 2014 Committee Leaders Seek Answers from Secretary Sebelius on Manipulation of LIHEAP and SNAP
April 17, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Manipulation of LIHEAP and SNAP
March 26, 2014 Letter to President and CEO Terry Boston, President and CEO John Bear, President and CEO Stephen Whitley, and President and CEO Gordon van Welie
March 26, 2014 Chairman Upton: We Remain Vigilant Over All Emerging Threats to the Grid
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
March 10, 2014 Upton Welcomes New Grid Security Standards
March 6, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Benefits of and Challenges to Energy Access in the 21st Century: Fuel Supply and Infrastructure
March 5, 2014 House Approves Committee's Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Legislation
March 5, 2014 Upton and Waxman Applaud Passage of Legislation Strengthening U.S.-Israel Energy Relationship
March 5, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 4, 2014 House to Vote this Week On Several Committee Initiatives Advancing "All-of-the-Above" Affordable Energy Solutions
March 4, 2014 Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Propane Shortage
Jan. 31, 2014 Committee Leaders Respond to Final Keystone XL Environmental Impact Statement
Jan. 30, 2014 Committee Leaders Respond to Coal Ash Consent Decree
Jan. 28, 2014 Committee Approves Two Bipartisan Bills Advancing All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy
Jan. 27, 2014 Committee on Energy and Commerce Markup on H.R. 3826, The "Electricity Security and Affordability Act" and H.R. 2126, the "Better Buildings Act."
Jan. 27, 2014 SOTU Watch: What's the President Waiting for on Keystone's Jobs?
Jan. 22, 2014 Southern Leg of Keystone Open for Business While Northern Leg Still Stuck in Review
Jan. 15, 2014 Polar Vortex Sends Gas Prices Soaring, Underscores Need to Build Architecture of Abundance
Jan. 14, 2014 Subcommittee Advances Bipartisan Electricity Security and Affordability Act
Jan. 13, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee Energy and Power Subcommittee - Markup of H.R. 3826, the "Electricity Security and Affordability Act"
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - Effects of Climate Action Plan on Affordable Electricity for Developing Countries
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