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Fred Upton's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
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
April 16, 2014 New Non-Partisan Report Reveals Energy Production on Federal Lands Still Declining Despite Continued Growth on Non-Federal Lands
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 13, 2014 Upton Applauds President Signing Sleeping Bear Dunes Legislation into Law
March 12, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - New Power Plant Standards
Feb. 11, 2014 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Department of Energy Oversight: Status of Clean Coal Programs
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Great Lakes Navigation System
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing of the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Testing of Chemicals and Reporting and Retention of Information Under TSCA Sections 4 & 8
Dec. 10, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Full Committee Vote on H.R. 3527, H.R. 1098, H.R. 1281, H.R. 724, H.R. 3683, H.R. 3674, and H.R. 3675
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director, Executive Office of the President - Fund the Great Lakes Navigation System
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Congressmen Bill Shuster, Barbara Boxer, Nick Rahall, and David Vitter - Water Resources Reform and Development Act
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Power Plant Standards
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Fred Hochberg, Chairman and President of Export-Import Bank of the US - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Major General Charles F. Bolden Jr., Administrator NASA - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator US Agency for International Development - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director Office of Management and Budget - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary Department of Transportation - Climate Change Activities
Oct. 17, 2013 Wall Street Journal - How Obama Puts the Brakes on Business
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy Department of Energy - Federal Support for the Development of Carbon Capture and Storage
Oct. 15, 2013 Upton and Whitfield Welcome Supreme Court's Review of EPA's Regulatory Authority
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary Ernest Moniz, Dept. of Energy - Social Cost of Carbon
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, EPA - Social Cost of Carbon
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary Jack Lew, Dept of Treasury - Social Cost of Carbon
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary Tom Vilsack, Dept. of Ag. - Social Cost of Carbon
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary Penny Pritzker, Dept. of Commerce - Social Cost of Carbon
Sept. 20, 2013 Committee Leaders Respond to EPA's Plan to Restrict Access to Affordable, Reliable Electricity
Sept. 19, 2013 On 5-Year Anniversary of the Keystone XL Pipeline's Initial Filing, Members Hear Why It's #TimeToBuild
Sept. 18, 2013 Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Continues Examination of Toxic Substances Control Act
Sept. 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Opening Statement on The Obama's Administration's Climate Change Policies and Activites
Sept. 4, 2013 Upton Continues to Back Allied Site Cleanup Efforts: "Take it Away"
Aug. 7, 2013 Washington Times - Unlocking the Power of Keystone
Aug. 1, 2013 House Approves Bill to Protect Against Job Losses and Higher Energy Costs
Aug. 1, 2013 Upton, Waxman Provide Progress Report on RFS Review and Reform Effort
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of EPA - Complete Removal Option for Allied Site (MI)
July 30, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Fracking
July 25, 2013 Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
July 24, 2013 Subcommittee Continues Oversight of Renewable Fuel Standard
July 24, 2013 Upton Comments on Administration's Response to Asian Carp Threat
July 16, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Full Committee Vote on H.R. 698, H.R. 1900, H.R. 2094, H.R. 2052, H.R. 83, H.R. 1582
July 11, 2013 Subcommittee Continues Examination of Toxic Substances Control Act
July 10, 2013 Subcommittee Advances Energy and Jobs Bills
July 9, 2013 Congress Working to Boost Funding for Yucca Mountain
July 9, 2013 Letter to Acting EPA Administrator - EPA's Cost Estimation Practices
June 27, 2013 Letter to the GAO Comptroller General Gene Dodaro - EPA's "Sue and Settle" Practices
June 26, 2013 Government Witnesses Provide Overview of Renewable Fuel Standard Implementation
June 25, 2013 Energy and Commerce Leaders Respond to President's Climate Regulations and Initiatives
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