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Rob Portman's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Robert 'Rob' J. Portman
Office: U.S. Senate (OH) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 3 Children: Jed, Will, Sally
Birth Date: 12/19/1955
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH
Home City: Cincinnati, OH
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Jobs and the Economy
Issue Position: Energy
June 30, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - Indian Anti-Dumping Duties
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
June 2, 2014 Portman on Proposed EPA Rules for Existing Power Plants
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Regulations on Coal
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Proposed Greenhouse Gas Regulations
May 12, 2014 Portman Statement on Senate Failing to Move Forward on Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Bill
May 7, 2014 Portman Touts Energy Efficiency Legislation at BakerHostetler Policy Seminar
May 5, 2014 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
May 2, 2014 Forbes - ESIC: The First Step Toward A Comprehensive Energy Strategy
April 30, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the Senate - Portman-Shaheen Energy Efficiency Bill
April 10, 2014 Portman Applauds General Electric Expansion in Cincinnati
April 3, 2014 Portman Amendment Incentivizing Energy Efficient Buildings Adopted by Finance Committee
April 3, 2014 Portman Statement on Department of Energy Management Takeover of ACP at Piketon
March 31, 2014 Portman Visits B&N Coal Company, Inc. in Noble County
March 27, 2014 Portman Statement on Ukraine Aid Passage
March 25, 2014 Portman Offers Nuclear Fuel Amendment to Ukraine Legislation
March 14, 2014 Letter to Mary Landrieu, Chair of the Senate Energy Committee and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of the Senate Energy Committee - Reliability of the Electricity Grid
March 12, 2014 Portman Meets with Ohio Municipal Electric Association & American Municipal Power
March 11, 2014 Portman Announces Jobs for America Proposal
March 11, 2014 CNBC "Squawk Box" - Transcript: Senate Republican Jobs for America Plan
Feb. 27, 2014 Portman, Shaheen Renew Effort to Pass Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Bill
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - American Centrifuge Project (ACP) in Piketon
Feb. 3, 2014 Portman Statement on Husky Energy's Lima Refinery Investment
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Punishing Most Vulnerable Americans With Higher Utility Bills
Jan. 29, 2014 Weekly Column - Turning the President's Words into a Year of Action
Jan. 28, 2014 Portman Statement on the President's State of the Union Address
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2014
Dec. 3, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz - Urge DOE to Identify Plans to Preserve Nuclear Enrichment Project at Piketon
Sept. 20, 2013 Portman: EPA Regulations Will Cost Ohio Jobs & Hurt Consumers
Sept. 17, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Sept. 12, 2013 Energy Efficiency
Sept. 11, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Sept. 10, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act
Aug. 1, 2013 Promoting Energy Savings in Residential Buildings and Industry -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
June 4, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Republican Leader McConnell - Energy Efficiency Bill
May 8, 2013 Shaheen-Portman Energy Efficiency Bill Passes Senate Energy Committee With Strong Bipartisan Support
May 8, 2013 Shaheen-Portman Energy Efficiency Bill Passes Senate Energy Committee with Strong Bipartisan Support
April 18, 2013 Portman, Shaheen Renew Push For Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Bill
Feb. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 25, 2013 Weekly Column: Despite Washington's Dysfunction, We're Fighting For Ohio
Sept. 24, 2012 Shaheen-Portman Energy Efficiency Provisions Pass in the Senate
Aug. 16, 2012 Wall Street Journal - Rob Portman: The Regulatory Cliff Is Nearly as Steep as the Fiscal One
June 20, 2012 Portman Statement on Senate's Unwillingness to Roll Back Job-Killing Utility MACT Rules
June 15, 2012 Energy Savings, Energy Future
June 13, 2012 Portman Statement on DOE's Agreement with the American Centrifuge Project
June 13, 2012 Portman Statement on DOE's Agreement with the American Centrifuge Project
May 21, 2012 Shaheen-Portman Energy Efficieny Bill Will Save Consumers $60 Billion, Help Businesses Create 159,000 Jobs
May 15, 2012 Portman: Paducah Agreement Underscores Need for Advancement of American Centrifuge Project
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