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Bob Menendez's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' Menendez
Office: U.S. Senate (NJ) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/18/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Alicia, Robert
Birth Date: 01/01/1954
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Hoboken, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 11, 2014 Menendez, Booker, Frelinghuysen, Pascrell, Sires, Payne Statement on EPA Passaic River Cleanup
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
March 28, 2014 Menendez, Pallone Tour Middletown Neighborhood, Discuss Flood Insurance Reforms with Residents
March 25, 2014 Menendez Applauds Appellate Court Decision on Greenhouse Gas
March 24, 2014 Bipartisan Phillipines Charitable Giving Assistance Act on the Way to President Obama for Signature
March 13, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
March 13, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Keystone XL
March 10, 2014 Sens. Menendez and Booker Announce More Than $27 Million in Federal Sandy Relief Funds
March 7, 2014 Senate Unanimously Passes Reid, Hirono, Heller, Menendez, Bipartisan Philippines Charitable Giving Assistance Act
March 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Extend Temporary Housing Assistance to Sandy Victims
March 4, 2014 Menendez Signs Off on House Flood Insurance Bill; Looks Forward to Swift Passage
Feb. 27, 2014 Sen. Menendez Applauds EPA Plan to Clean Up Linden Superfund Site
Feb. 27, 2014 New Jersey Spotlight - $3 Million
Feb. 27, 2014 Asbury Park Press - Paltry Sum Awarded for NJ Sandy Relief
Feb. 26, 2014 Menendez, Booker Blast NOAA for Ignoring Plight of NJ Fisheries Devastated by Sandy
Feb. 19, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Booker Announce More than $1 Million in Sandy Relief to Howell Township
Feb. 3, 2014 Letter to Kathryn Sullivan, Acting NOAA Administrator - Sens. Menendez and Booker Send Letter on NJ Fishery Disaster Aid Included in Omnibus Spending Bill
Jan. 30, 2014 Menendez, Pallone Applaud EPA for Holding Polluter Responsible for Raritan Bay Cleanup
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Fox News Chair Roger Ailes, CBS News President David Rhodes, ABC News President Ben Sherwood, NBC News President Deborah Turness - Cover Global Warming
Jan. 6, 2014 Huffington Post - There's a Clean Tech Revolution -- Not a Crash
Dec. 12, 2013 NewarkNJ - EPA Plans to Add Newark Site to 'Superfund' List
Dec. 11, 2013 Sen. Menendez Applauds EPA's Plan to Clean Up Two Contaminated Industrial Sites in Essex County
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Members of Congress Urge EPA Administrator McCarthy to Reduce Use of Harmful Climate Change-Causing Pollutant
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Grant Temporary Protected Status to Filipinos in Wake of Devastating Typhoon
Nov. 20, 2013 Boxer Joins Menendez and Colleagues to Call on Administration to Grant Temporary Protected Status to Filipinos in Wake of Devastating Typhoon
Nov. 19, 2013 Menendez Pushes for Bi-Partisan Flood Insurance Fix as Amendment to NDAA
Nov. 14, 2013 Senate Passes Schatz Bill Expressing U.S. Support for the Philippines
Nov. 9, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on the Tragedy in the Philippines Caused by Typhoon Haiyan
Nov. 1, 2013 Menendez Applauds President Obama's Climate Preparedness Executive Order
Oct. 29, 2013 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act Speech Text
Sept. 27, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on UN Climate Panel Report
Sept. 26, 2013 Chairman Menendez Statement on U.S. Climate Action Report
Sept. 26, 2013 The Hill - State: Obama Plan Hits Climate Target
Sept. 20, 2013 Menendez Applauds New Carbon Pollution Standards
June 21, 2013 Letter to the Honorable John Kerry, Secretary of U.S. Department of State - Reduction of Short Lived Climate Pollutants
June 13, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Carbon Pollution
May 24, 2013 Senator Menendez Introduces Legislation to Avoid Steep Flood Insurance Premium Increases
May 14, 2013 Menendez Blasts Senate Republican Obstruction of Votes to Help Homeowners in Flood Zones
May 13, 2013 Menendez Calls on FEMA to Expedite the Release of Updated "Working Maps"
May 8, 2013 Water Resources Development Act of 2013 - Continued
April 30, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce Nearly $9.4 Million in Federal Funding to Help Local Communities Recover from Superstorm Sandy
April 29, 2013 Secretary Donovan And Governor Christie Announce Approval of New Jersey's Disaster Recovery Plan
April 29, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez Applaud Approval of New Jersey's Disaster Recovery Action Plan
April 24, 2013 During National Park Week, Sens. Lautenberg & Menendez Introduce Bill to Restore National Park Management of NJ Coastal Heritage Trail
April 24, 2013 During National Park Week, Menendez & Lautenberg Intro Bill to Restore Nat'l Park Management of NJ Coastal Heritage Trail
April 16, 2013 Menendez, Lautenberg Announce $27 Million for Hybrid Buses
April 8, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez: $75.9 Million in Federal Funding Will Help Rebuild Ocean County Stretch of Route 35 Damaged by Superstorm Sandy
March 29, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce More Than $360 Million For Superstorm Sandy Transit Recovery
March 29, 2013 Lautenberg, Menendez Announce Nearly $15.5 Million in Federal Funding for Superstorm Sandy Recovery
March 28, 2013 Letter to the Secretary of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan - Review of New Jersey's Disaster Recovery Action Plan
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