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Jim Inhofe's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

Full Name: James 'Jim' M. Inhofe
Office: U.S. Senate (OK) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kay; 4 Children
Birth Date: 11/17/1934
Birth Place: Des Moines, IA
Home City: Tulsa, OK
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
July 29, 2014 Inhofe Introduces Legislation to Address Listings Under Endangered Species Act
July 16, 2014 Hearing of the Water and Wildlife Subcommittee of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Oklahoma Species Concerns
June 3, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Farming, Fishing, Forestry, and Hunting in an Era of Changing Climate
May 23, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - ESA is Broken, Help for California Demonstrates Urgent Need for Reform
March 27, 2014 Inhofe Calls Listing of Lesser Prairie Chicken Purely Political
March 24, 2014 Letter to Daniel M. Ashe, Director of US Fish and Wildlife Service
March 21, 2014 Letter to Jo Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Support for the Three Rivers Study
March 6, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, and Dan Ashe, Director of the Fish and Wildlife Service - Endangered Species Law Must Be Considered For Proposed NSPS for Power Plants
Feb. 25, 2014 Hearing of the Oversight Subcommittee of the Environmental and Public Works of the Senate Committee - Natural Resource Adaptation: Protecting Ecosystems and Economies
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary, US Department of Agriculture - Calls On Obama Administration To Implement Livestock Disaster Programs Immediately
Jan. 16, 2014 Inhofe Introduces Amendment to Allow Horse Slaughter Plants
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Dan Ashe, Director of the US Fish and Wildlife Service - Fully De-list the Gray Wolf
Oct. 23, 2013 Inhofe: Approval of State Conservation Plan for LPC a Victory for Oklahoma
July 22, 2013 Letter to Acting Assistant Administrator Nancy Stoner, Environmental Protection Agency - Water Facility Regulations
June 27, 2013 Inhofe Frustrated by Fish and Wildlife's Response, Vows to Continue Fight
June 26, 2013 Letter to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Daniel Ashe - Third Time's the Charm: EPW Republicans Press Fish & Wildlife For Answers on Sue-and-Settle Agreements
June 20, 2013 Letter to Daniel M. Ashe, Director of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Lesser Prairie Chicken
June 14, 2013 Letter to Daniel Ashe, Director of US Fish and Wildlife Service - Lesser Prairie Chicken
March 21, 2013 Ihofe Introduces Seven Energy, Environment Amendments to Senate FY'14 Budget
March 4, 2013 Inhofe Comments on McCarthy Nomination to EPA
March 4, 2013 Inhofe Applauds FWS Decision to Grant Extension on Lesser Prairie Chicken Listing
Feb. 28, 2013 Letter to Director of US Fish and Wildlife Service Daniel Ashe - Sue and Settle Practices
Feb. 28, 2013 Inhofe Praises Partners for Fish and Wildlife for Encouraging Responsible Landownership
Feb. 20, 2013 Letter to Daniel M. Ashe, Director of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Request Extension on Listing the Lesser Prairie Chicken as Threatened Species
Feb. 1, 2013 Letter to Department of Fish and Wildlife Director Dan Ashe and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Administrator Jane Lubchenco - Endangered Species
July 24, 2012 Obama Punts on Yet Another EPA Regulation Before Election
July 17, 2012 Bipartisan, Bicameral Letter Urges FWS to Make 'Not-Warranted' Decision on Lesser Prairie Chicken
June 13, 2012 FWS Announces Sand Dune Lizard Will Not be Listed Under ESA
March 30, 2012 Inhofe and Boxer Introduce Bipartisan North American Wetland Conservation Act Reauthorization
Feb. 22, 2012 Oklahoma Delegation Asks FWS to Explain Listing Priority for the Lesser Prairie Chicken
Dec. 8, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Business Meeting
Dec. 1, 2011 Cornyn, Inhofe Welcome Announcement to Delay Dunes Sagebrush Lizard Listing Decision
Nov. 30, 2011 Letter to Secretary Salazar
Sept. 21, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Full Committee Business Meeting
Sept. 8, 2011 Inhofe Thanks FWS Director Ashe for Attending Forums in Oklahoma on Potential ESA Listing of Lesser Prairie Chicken
July 1, 2011 New FWS Director Coming to Oklahoma to Discuss Lesser Prairie Chicken
May 18, 2011 Inhofe Secures FWS Nominee Visit to Oklahoma To Discuss Potential Listing of Lesser Prairie Chicken
April 5, 2011 Inhofe Votes Against Nominee to Head Fish and Wildlife Service
Feb. 15, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - "Nomination of Daniel M. Ashe to be Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service"
July 1, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar Secretary U.S. Department of Interior
April 21, 2010 Hearing Of The Senate Committee Environment And Public Works - Full Committee Business Meeting
July 22, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Environment And Public Works - Hearing On The Nomination Of Samuel Hamilton To Be Director Of The United States Fish And Wildlife Service
May 22, 2009 Boren, Cole, Inhofe, Coburn, Work With Coast Guard To Settle Guide Licensing Issues On Lake Texoma
April 30, 2009 Executive Session
March 12, 2009 Real Stimulus Act
March 3, 2009 Changes To The ESA Rules
May 14, 2008 Inhofe Says Listing of Polar Bear Based on Politics, Not Science
Jan. 30, 2008 Senate EPW Full Committee hearing - "Examining Threats and Protections for the Polar Bear"
July 17, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - "A Hearing to Consider Pending Nominations."
June 28, 2007 Inhofe Praises Bald Eagle Delisting But Voices Concern Over New ESA-Like Restrictions
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