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Jack Reed's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: John 'Jack' Francis Reed
Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julia; 1 Child: Emily
Birth Date: 11/12/1949
Birth Place: Cranston, RI
Home City: Jamestown, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 1, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Re-Nominate Lafleur As FERC Commissioner
March 26, 2014 LIHEAP Action Day
March 21, 2014 Letter to Ron Wyden, Chairman Committee on Finance and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member Committee on Finance - Include Extensions of Investment Tax Credit and Production Tax Credit for Wind Energy in Upcoming Tax-Extenders Package
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Revise Fuel Standards Proposal
Jan. 16, 2014 Congress Passes Bipartisan $1.1 Trillion Appropriations Bill
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Dec. 11, 2013 Reed: Key RI Defense Projects Included in Bipartisan Defense Bill
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Secretary U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget - Support Biodiesel
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
July 11, 2013 Bipartisan Amendment to Boost LIHEAP by $150 Million Advances in Senate
June 24, 2013 Senators Coons, Collins, Reed Introduce Bill to Enhance and Extend Landmark Energy Efficiency Programs
March 5, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary Wolin and Acting Commissioner Miller - Alternative Energy Tax Credits
March 1, 2013 Reed Seeks to Stoke RI Job Growth and Renewable Energy
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Oct. 11, 2012 Snowe, Senators Urge HHS to Release Winter Heat Aid
July 10, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act -- Motion to Proceed
March 8, 2012 Letter to Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director and Deputy Director for Management
Feb. 24, 2012 RI Advances Commercial Offshore Wind Energy Development
Jan. 19, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Jan. 18, 2012 Forty Senators Call for Restored LIHEAP Funding
Dec. 17, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012--Conference Report
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Chairman Baucus, and Ranking Member Hatch
Dec. 5, 2011 Letter to Hilary Clinton, Secretary of State
Dec. 2, 2011 Senators Make Bipartisan Push to Restore LIHEAP Funding
Nov. 10, 2011 34 U.S. Senators Seek to Restore LIHEAP Energy Assistance
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairman Inouye, and Ranking Member Cochran
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the United States Department of Health & Human Services
Oct. 14, 2011 Reed Wants to Deliver More Home Heating Aid for RI
Aug. 17, 2011 Interior Launches Leasing Process for Commercial Wind Energy Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts
April 21, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
April 4, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation, and The Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
March 30, 2011 Reed Challenges Obama Administration's Proposed Cut to LIHEAP
March 11, 2011 Reed Wants New Energy Measures to Protect Consumers & Taxpayers
March 1, 2011 Reed & Whitehouse Urge Obama to Swiftly Sell $500 Million of Emergency Oil from Faltering Cavern
Feb. 11, 2011 Letter to Director Jacob J. Lew, Office of Management and Budget
Jan. 10, 2011 Rebuilding of Rhode Island Water Treatment Plants to Use Green Technology to Reap Energy Savings
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Nov. 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, The Honorable Mitch McConnell, The Honorable Max Baucus, The Honorable Charles E. Grassley
Nov. 23, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations
Nov. 22, 2010 Senators Seek to Prevent LIHEAP Aid from Being Cut in Half
Nov. 4, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Byron Dorgan, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, and Robert F. Bennett, Ranking Member
July 21, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid
June 10, 2010 Reed Opposes Effort to Gut the Clean Air Act
June 10, 2010 Resolution of Disapproval of EPA Rule--Motion to Proceed
March 2, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid
Jan. 26, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
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