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Jack Reed's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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: Potential, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
Issue Position: Environment
Aug. 8, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - Oil & Gas Drilling off the East Coast
Aug. 1, 2014 Reed and Murkowski Release Chairman's Mark of Interior, Environment & Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
July 17, 2014 RI Receives Nearly $200K for Coastal Resiliency Project
July 11, 2014 Feds Approve Phase II of RI Storm Recovery Plans
July 8, 2014 RI Receives Over $432,000 in Federal Funds to Improve Recreation Area
June 26, 2014 Reed Helps Advance Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
June 23, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse, Avedisian, Spalding join WSA and City Officials in Groundbreaking Ceremony for Facility Improvements
June 19, 2014 IRS Investigation
June 16, 2014 RI to Receive an Additional $7.55 Million for RI Sandy Coastal Resiliency Programs
June 6, 2014 Congress to Help WaterFire Navigate Tidal Challenges
June 5, 2014 Reed Helps Advance Key Investments in Commerce, Justice, and Science
June 2, 2014 Reed Statement on EPA Carbon Emissions Guidelines
May 30, 2014 Warwick Wins Approval of Up to $3.6 Million in Federal Funding for Wastewater Treatment Facility
May 29, 2014 RI Set to Receive $1.9 Million in Groundfish Disaster Relief Funds
May 28, 2014 RI Receives $2.7 Million to Clean Up Brownfields
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Interior Appropriations Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - U.S. Forest Service FY 2015 Budget
March 14, 2014 Bipartisan Sunscreen Innovation Act Seeks to Speed Better Sunscreens onto U.S. Shelves
March 13, 2014 Congress Approves Bipartisan Fix to National Flood Insurance Program
March 10, 2014 Climate Change
Feb. 24, 2014 Delegation Announces $1 Million to Reimburse RI for Snow Removal Costs
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
Jan. 13, 2014 Senate Interior & Environment Chairman Reed Says $30 Billion Interior-EPA Approps Bill to Help Boost Job Creation & Conservation
Sept. 3, 2013 Reed, Langevin Announce $1.2 Million to Upgrade Block Island Waste Water Treatment Facility
Aug. 1, 2013 Reed and Murkowski Release Draft of FY14 Interior Bill
July 1, 2013 Energy and Water Development Bill Advances in Senate
March 22, 2013 Concurrent Budget Resolution on the Budget, Fiscal Year 2014
March 20, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
March 19, 2013 Weatherization Assistance Program
March 5, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary Wolin and Acting Commissioner Miller - Alternative Energy Tax Credits
Feb. 14, 2013 Statements On Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 24, 2012 U.S. Senators Seek to Protect Southern New England Waterways
July 23, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 9, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
June 22, 2012 Groundwork Providence Receives $200K for Environmental Job Training
May 24, 2012 RI Receives $1.2 Million to Clean Up Brownfields
May 9, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
March 8, 2012 Letter to Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director and Deputy Director for Management
March 7, 2012 Effort to Establish a National Historical Park for RI Gains Momentum
Feb. 24, 2012 RI Advances Commercial Offshore Wind Energy Development
Dec. 5, 2011 Letter to Hilary Clinton, Secretary of State
Nov. 10, 2011 Disapproving a Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to the Mitigation by States of Cross-Border Air Pollution Under the Clean Air Act
Oct. 14, 2011 Reed and Murkowski Release Draft of FY2012 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
Oct. 13, 2011 U.S. Senators Introduce Bill to Create a New National Historical Park in the Blackstone Valley
Aug. 17, 2011 Salazar, Reed, Whitehouse and Rhode Island Leaders Visit Birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution
Aug. 17, 2011 Interior Launches Leasing Process for Commercial Wind Energy Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts
July 14, 2011 Reed & Kirk Introduce Bipartisan "No Child Left Inside Act"
June 13, 2011 Reed & Whitehouse Statement on Withdrawal of Controversial LNG Project
June 6, 2011 America's Great Outdoors Comes to Providence
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