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Ron Wyden's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Ron Wyden
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 01/30/1996
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancy; 5 Children: Adam, Lilly, William, Ava, Scarlett
Birth Date: 05/03/1949
Birth Place: Wichita, KS
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Standing Up for All of Oregon
Issue Position: Protecting Natural Treasures
July 8, 2014 Wyden, Merkley Call on Congress to Pass Fire Funding
June 26, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader - Funding for Wildfire Suppression
June 18, 2014 Wyden, Merkley Safety of Dams Bill Takes Step Forward
June 2, 2014 Wyden: Inaction on Climate Change is No Longer an Option
May 21, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 21, 2014 Feinstein, Boxer, Wyden, Merkley Introduce Klamath Basin Legislation
May 20, 2014 Wyden Praises Move to Bolster Federal Firefighting Airtanker Fleet
May 6, 2014 Wyden: National Climate Assessment Confirms Need to Act on Climate Change
May 2, 2014 Merkley and Wyden Announce $11 Million for Upper Klamath Basin
April 18, 2014 Wyden Welcomes Secretary Jewell, Encourages Oregonians to Enjoy the Outdoors During National Parks Week
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
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 6, 2014 Merkley, Wyden Push Leads to Big Support for Dredging, Jetties
March 5, 2014 Historic Agreement Reached on Upper Klamath Basin Water
March 1, 2014 Wyden Reveals New Safety Risks From Flawed Nuclear Waste Storage Tanks At Hanford, Calls For Immediate DOE Response
Feb. 27, 2014 Wyden, Merkley Water Bills Advance
Feb. 24, 2014 Wyden, Merkley Applaud President For Endorsing Federal Wildfire Funding Reform Plan
Feb. 24, 2014 Wyden, Crapo Applaud White House Endorsement of Wyden-Crapo Federal Wildfire Policy Reform Plan
Feb. 13, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Business Meeting on Nominations of Rhea Suh and Janice Schneider
Feb. 11, 2014 Oregon Senators Introduce Drought Relief Legislation
Feb. 11, 2014 California, Oregon Senators Introduce Drought Relief Legislation
Feb. 6, 2014 Wyden O&C Bill Moves Forward in Energy Committee
Feb. 6, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - To Consider Pending Forestry Legislation
Feb. 5, 2014 Pacific Northwest Research Station, OSU, Chosen to be Climate Change Research Hub
Feb. 4, 2014 Wyden Endorses Interior Nominees, Urges Swift Confirmation
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Suh and Schneider Nominations
Jan. 29, 2014 The Umpqua Post - DeFazio speaks about timber proposal
Jan. 28, 2014 Farm Bill Includes Bipartisan Proposal to End Unnecessary Litigation Over Forest Roads
Jan. 16, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 16, 2014 Wyden Introduces Bill to Improve Safety at Scoggins Dam and Hundreds of Federal Facilities Across the West
Dec. 11, 2013 Wyden Applauds Inclusion of U.S.-Mexico Energy Agreement in Budget Deal
Nov. 21, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Nov. 21, 2013 Senators Merkley and Wyden Introduce Crooked River Collaborative Water Security Act of 2013
Nov. 7, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Recent Recommendations for the Columbia River Treaty
Sept. 25, 2013 Markey Joins U.S. Senate Climate Change Clearinghouse as Chair
Aug. 15, 2013 Wyden, Crapo, Risch Honor Firefighters; Call for Increased Commitment, Collaboration on Fire Policy
July 30, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Nuclear Waste Administration Act
July 29, 2013 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Transfer of Excess Military Aircraft to Forest Service for Fighting Wildfires
July 29, 2013 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urges Defense Secretary to Quickly Transfer Military Aircraft, Support Wildland Firefighting
July 25, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Alternative Funding for National Park Service Maintenance Backlog
July 18, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Clean Energy Finance
June 27, 2013 Senators Introduce Bipartisan, Comprehensive Nuclear Waste Legislation
June 25, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Challenges and Opportunities for Improving Forest Management on Federal Lands
June 25, 2013 Wyden Presses for Improved Management and Increased Harvests on Federal Forests
June 21, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
June 20, 2013 Wyden Calls for New Basin-Wide Solution to Klamath Water Issues
June 20, 2013 Wyden, Merkley, Announce Passage of Devil's Staircase Wilderness Bill
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