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Nita Lowey's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Nita M. Lowey
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/08/1988
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Stephen; 3 Children: Dana, Jackie, Douglas
Birth Date: 07/05/1937
Birth Place: Bronx, NY
Home City: Harrison, NY
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment
June 3, 2014 Lowey & Maloney Announce $1.86 million Investment for Cleanup in Hudson Valley Region Following Superstorm Sandy
March 27, 2014 Governor Cuomo Unveils $4.9 Billion Coordinated Transportation Resiliency Program
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
July 26, 2013 With Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Found in Hudson River, Congresswoman Lowey Blasts GOP Cuts to Federal Investments in Clean Water Programs
May 10, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
July 2, 2010 Letter to Kenneth L. Salazar, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior
June 23, 2010 Letter to Admiral Thad W. Allen, Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard; Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security; Gary Locke, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
March 30, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
Jan. 12, 2009 Lowey Calls for Infrastructure Improvements in Economic Recovery Package
Oct. 15, 2008 Lowey Legislation Enacted to Increase Breast Cancer Research
Sept. 25, 2008 Congress Passes Lowey's Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Act
Sept. 25, 2008 Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Act of 2008
April 10, 2008 Lowey Statement on U.S. International Programs
May 10, 2007 Letter To Environmental Protection Agency Administratro Stephen L. Johnson
April 20, 2007 Lowey Champions Plans to Help Flood Victims and Stave off Future Flooding
July 18, 2006 Lowey and Hinchey Blast General Electric for On-Going Failure to Clean UP Hudson River
June 28, 2006 Lowey Applauds Senate Action on Legislation to Study Environmental Causes of Breast Cancer Urges House to Act on Bill
May 8, 2006 Letter to USDA Forest Service Chief Dale Bosworth
March 6, 2006 Members of Congress Call on EPA to Take Action on Indian Point
March 6, 2006 Lowey Co-Sponsors Legislation to Require Notification of Radioactive Discharges
Sept. 1, 2005 A Message from Congresswoman Nita Lowey on Hurricane Katrina
June 16, 2005 Lowey Statement on Foreign Operations Appropriations Subcommittee Mark-Up
March 15, 2005 Lowey: Mercury Rule Does Not Protect Our Community
July 20, 2004 Lowey Co-Sponsors Legislation to Protect Long Island Sound
Jan. 26, 2004 Engel and Lowey say Indian Point Should Stop Environmental Degradation of Hudson River
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Energy Independence
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Energy Independence
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