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Chet Edwards' Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Thomas 'Chet' Edwards
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Lea Ann; 2 Children: John Thomas, Garrison
Birth Date: 11/24/1951
Birth Place: Corpus Christi, TX
Home City: Waco, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy and Gas Prices
Issue Position: North Texas
Issue Position: Energy & Gas Prices
Aug. 31, 2010 Letter to Kenneth Salazar, Secretary of the Department of Interior - New Permits for Shallow Water Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico
July 1, 2010 Edwards Leads Fight for Loan Guarantees to Expand Comanche Peak Power Plant
Oct. 1, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 3183, Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
Sept. 9, 2009 Edwards: TSTC Receives $12 Million Grant From Recovery Funds For National Propane Refueling Network & Clean School Bus Program
Aug. 6, 2009 Op-Ed: Why I Opposed The Cap & Trade Energy Bill
June 26, 2009 Edwards Votes "No" To Cap & Trade Energy Legislation
June 3, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Water Development Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - The Department of Energy's FY 2010 Budget Request
May 21, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Water Development Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - "National Nuclear Security Administration: Nuclear Nonproliferation and Weapons"
Feb. 25, 2009 Edwards Secures Funding to Help Texas A&M Fight Nuclear Terrorism, Develop Renewable Energy, and Continue Innovative Agricultural Research
Sept. 16, 2008 Edwards: House Passes Comprehensive Energy Bill That Expands Drilling Offshore, Invests in Renewable Energy, Reduces Dependence on Foreign Oil, & Releases Oil from Strategic Petroleum Reserve To Help Lower Oil and Gas Prices
Sept. 16, 2008 Comprehensive American Energy and Security Consumer Protection Act
July 24, 2008 Consumer Energy Supply Act of 2008
May 21, 2008 Edwards Supports Bill Extending Texas Sales Tax Deduction, Tax Cuts for Renewable Energy, Education, Families, and Business
May 1, 2008 Edwards: U.S. Should Release Oil from Strategic Petroleum Reserve to Help Lower Gas Prices for Families
April 3, 2008 Hearing of the Energy and Water Development Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Department of Energy: Nuclear Nonproliferation
Dec. 19, 2007 Waco Tribune-Herald: Edwards Writes Legislation Calling for New Federal Study of Coal Plant Emissions
Aug. 6, 2007 Edwards Opposes Legislation That Would Limit Domestic Natural Gas Production
July 17, 2007 Edwards Secures $4.5 Million To Upgrade Lake Whitney Powerhouse & Provide More Electricity for Area Residents
July 17, 2007 Edwards Secures $3 million for Nuclear Terrorism Prevention, BioEnergy Alliance at Texas A&M As Bill Passes House
June 20, 2007 Edwards Introduces NEED Act To Lower Energy Costs for American Families, Farmers, & Businesses By Producing Offshore Domestic Sources of Natural Gas
June 19, 2007 Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
March 19, 2007 More Water And More Energy Act Of 2007
Dec. 8, 2006 Edwards Supports Tax Cuts for Education, Families, Energy Conservation and Business
June 29, 2006 Edwards Votes to Allow Offshore Drilling for Natural Gas To Lower Energy Costs for American Families, Farmers, & Businesses
Oct. 28, 2005 Edwards: Lower High Gas Bills, End the Moratorium on Offshore Natural Gas Production
March 11, 2004 Energy and Water Development Subcommittee - Fiscal Year 2005 Department of Energy Budget Request
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