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Maria Cantwell's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Maria Cantwell
Office: U.S. Senate (WA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 10/13/1958
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Edmonds, WA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Jan. 19, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 20, 2011 Fights to Keep Seattle Heating Support from Going to Other States
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 10, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to The President
Nov. 7, 2011 Cantwell Statement on Alaska Airlines' Historic Biofuel Powered Flights
Sept. 22, 2011 Cantwell, Crapo Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Encourage Technologies that Can Make Electric Cars More Efficient and Affordable
Sept. 22, 2011 CHARGE Act Empowers Northwest Companies to Create Jobs
Sept. 21, 2011 Cantwell, Lugar Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Create Transportation Fuels Competition, Lower Gas Prices for Consumers
Aug. 16, 2011 Cantwell, Murray Applaud U.S. Initiative to Spur Biofuel Production
Aug. 8, 2011 Cantwell Applauds Launch of Jet Biofuels Program that will Support Green Jobs Statewide
July 14, 2011 Landmark "Green Energy Bank" Bill Passes Key Committee; Will Accelerate Nation's Transition to Clean Energy Economy
June 20, 2011 FTC Launches Investigation into Sky-High Gas Prices After Cantwell's Request
June 20, 2011 Cantwell Applauds First Transatlantic Flight by Commercial Jet Using Biofuel
June 9, 2011 Cantwell: "We Can No Longer Afford to Ignore' Chinese Monopoly on Critical Rare Earth Minerals
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Steven Chu, Secretary, Department of Energy
May 25, 2011 Senators Murray, Cantwell Introduce Legislation to Increase Use of Biofuels in the Military
May 25, 2011 Small Business Additional Temporary Extension Act of 2011
May 20, 2011 Cantwell Lays Out a "Smarter Way" to a 21st Century Clean Energy Economy in Keynote Address to Brookings' Hamilton Project
May 18, 2011 Cantwell Urges Energy and Natural Resources Committee to Back Alpine Lakes Wilderness Expansion
May 17, 2011 Cantwell Votes to End Unwarranted Big Oil Subsidies
May 12, 2011 Under Questioning by Cantwell, Exxon CEO Estimates Oil Should Cost $60-70 Per Barrel
May 11, 2011 Letter to U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
May 11, 2011 Letter to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
April 20, 2011 Cantwell Calls for CFTC to Enact Overdue Rules to Crack Down on Oil Speculation
April 18, 2011 Cantwell, Murray Call for CFTC to Enact Overdue Rules to Crack Down on Oil Speculation
April 17, 2011 Cantwell: New Data Shows Excessive Speculation May Cost Spokane Drivers $8-16 Per Tank
April 12, 2011 Hydropower Boosting Bill Clears Key Committee
April 7, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid and the Honorable Mitch McConnell
April 6, 2011 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011
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 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States
March 25, 2011 Letter to the Federal Trade Commission
March 22, 2011 Letter to Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
March 18, 2011 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Hydropower Improvement Act
March 17, 2011 Cantwell, Murray Request Independent Review of Sickened Hanford Worker Compensation Program
March 17, 2011 Cantwell Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Boost U.S. Hydropower Production, Jobs
March 15, 2011 SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011 -- Continued
Feb. 16, 2011 Cantwell Named Chair of Energy Subcommittee
Jan. 26, 2011 BP Oil Spill Commission Report Recommendations Support Cantwell Legislative Proposals
Jan. 25, 2011 Cantwell, Boxer Leading Fight to Protect Pacific Coast from Offshore Drilling
Jan. 25, 2011 West Coast Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Pacific Coast from New Offshore Oil Drilling
Jan. 25, 2011 Cantwell Reaction to State of the Union Address
Jan. 7, 2011 Murray, Cantwell Praise Alcoa Expansion, Job Creation in Ferndale and Wenatchee
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Dec. 9, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority, Leader United States Senate and The Honorable Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Finance Committee
Dec. 4, 2010 Cantwell Fights to Permanently Cut Taxes for 98 Percent of Washingtonians
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. 17, 2010 Cantwell Announces Energy Department Investments in WA Efforts to Modernize the Nation's Electric Grid
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