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Fred Upton's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
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
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Date Title
July 15, 2014 Upton Unveils Energy Policy Vision with Pillars of the Architecture of Abundance
June 25, 2014 House Approves Bill to Boost Gas Exports, Create Jobs
May 29, 2014 Upton and Gardner Respond to DOE's LNG Export Changes
May 15, 2014 Upton Responds to Putin's Decision to Cut Off Ukraine's Gas
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
April 30, 2014 Committee Approves Legislation to Expedite LNG Exports
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 29, 2014 Committee Continues Examination of the Chemicals in Commerce Act
April 9, 2014 Subcommittee Advances Bill to Speed Up LNG Exports
April 9, 2014 Upton Subcommittee Advances Bill to Speed up U.S. LNG Exports
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
March 25, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Domestic Prosperity and Global Freedom Act
March 6, 2014 Gardner Introduces Bill to Expedite U.S. LNG Exports in Wake of Russian Aggression
June 27, 2013 Hearing of the House Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - A Tangle of Trade Barriers: How India's Industrial Policy is Hurting U.S. Companies
June 27, 2013 Subcommittee Examines India's Emerging Unfair Trade Practices
June 27, 2013 Hearing of the House Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - CommerA Tangle of Trade Barriers: How India's Industrial Policy is Hurting U.S. Companies
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
May 23, 2013 Reps. Terry and Schakowsky Advance Bipartisan Jobs Bill to Increase Foreign Investment in the United States
May 17, 2013 Upton Welcomes DOE's Approval of LNG Export Facility; Urges DOE Action on Remaining Applications
May 7, 2013 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Energy and Power - "U.S. Energy Abundance: Exports and the Changing Global Energy Landscape"
April 10, 2013 American Axle Testifies before Upton Subcommittee on U.S. Auto Manufacturing
Sept. 11, 2012 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 4255, the "Accountability in Grants Act of 2012"
May 17, 2012 Motions to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
April 19, 2012 Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Where the Jobs Are: Can American Manufacturing Thrive Again?"
March 22, 2012 Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Motor Vehicle Safety Provisions in House and Senate Highway Bills
Jan. 13, 2012 Energy and Commerce Leaders Respond to President's Proposal for Commerce and Trade Agency Consolidation
Oct. 20, 2011 Tri-City Record - Free Trade Agreements are Victories for SW Michigan
Oct. 12, 2011 Joint Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade and the Health Subcommittees of the Energy and Commerce Committee - "Food Marketing: Can "Voluntary' Government Restrictions Improve Children's Health?"
Oct. 12, 2011 Bono Mack Says Passage of Free Trade Agreements Will Help Economy
Oct. 12, 2011 Upton Applauds Passage of Job-Creating Free Trade Agreements
Oct. 12, 2011 Energy and Commerce Leaders Applaud House Approval of Long-Awaited Trade Agreements to Create Jobs and Boost America's Competitiveness
Sept. 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Daniel M. Ashe, The Honorable Ken Salazar, The Honorable Eric Holder
April 7, 2011 House Passes Upton Bill to Protect Jobs from EPA's Backdoor Cap-and-Trade Efforts
March 3, 2011 Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Made in America: Innovations in Job Creation and Economic Growth"
Feb. 17, 2011 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Unintended Consequences of 2008 Law on Jobs and Small Businesses"
Dec. 16, 2010 Bono Mack Appointed Chairwoman of Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade Subcommittee
Oct. 19, 2010 The HIll - Upton's agenda: Kill the House climate change committee, battle "job killing' EPA rules
July 1, 2010 New Study Reveals Cap & Trade Puts Michigan Squarely in the Crosshairs
July 21, 2009 Jobs are Headed to India and China
June 24, 2009 Protecting Families Against Cap-And-Trade U.S. Rep. Fred Upton
June 18, 2009 Joint Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Communications, Technology And The Internet And The Subcommittee On Commerce, Trade, And Consumer Protection Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - Behavioral Advertising: Industry Practices And Consumers...
June 10, 2009 Press Conference With House Minority Leader John Boehner ; House Minority Whip Eric Cantor; Rep. Mike Pence; Rep. Joe Barton; Rep. Mary Fallin; Rep. Fred Upton; Rep. John Shimkus; Rep. Thaddeus Mccotter; Rep. Darrell Issa - American Energy Act
June 9, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Allowance Allocation Policies in Climate Legislation: Assisting Consumers, Investing in a Clean Energy Future, and Adapting to Climate Change
April 22, 2009 Capping Growth And Trading Jobs Will Devastate Our Economy
April 22, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - The American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
Nov. 13, 2007 Mercury Export Ban Act of 2007
March 1, 2007 Letter to President George W. Bush
Sept. 28, 2006 Upton Helps Deliver Foreign Trade Zone Designation for Pfizer-Will Provide an Economic Boost to the Region
March 30, 2006 Upton Hails U.S. Trade Rep.'s Action against China's Unfair Practices on U.S. Auto Parts
Dec. 13, 2005 Michigan Delegation Joins Together to Send Strong Message to U.S. Negotiators on Auto-related Issues at WTO
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