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Tom Petri's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' E. Petri
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 04/03/1979
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Anne; 1 Child: Alexandra
Birth Date: 05/28/1940
Birth Place: Marinette, WI
Home City: Fond du Lac, WI
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Great Lakes Navigation System
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Congressmen Bill Shuster, Barbara Boxer, Nick Rahall, and David Vitter - Water Resources Reform and Development Act
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Aug. 23, 2013 Newsletter - August 2013
Aug. 9, 2013 Letter to Secretary Jewell, Department of the Interior - Prairie du Sac Hyrdoelectric Facility Fishway
July 23, 2013 Petri Joins Bipartisan Group to Introduce Major Great Lakes Package
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran of the Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
July 25, 2012 Petri Applauds Disaster Declaration
June 27, 2012 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 31, 2012 Letter to the Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House
March 16, 2012 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran, Members of the House Great Lakes Task Force
Nov. 16, 2011 The House of Representatives Working Hard
Nov. 14, 2011 Petri, House Move to Help S.S. Badger
Oct. 25, 2011 Petri Aids Effort Against Wasteful and Environmentally Harmful Spending
May 11, 2011 Petri Receives Award for Lowering Lead In Pipes
March 17, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
Feb. 11, 2011 Letter to Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Environmental Protection Agency
July 22, 2010 Petri Releases Report Against $200 Billion of Wasteful & Environmentally Damaging Spending
Feb. 1, 2010 Op-Ed: Deficits As Far As The Eye Can See
Dec. 18, 2009 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Jo-Ellen Darcy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thad W. Allen and Fish & Wildlife Service Director Sam D. Hamilton
June 26, 2009 Rep. Petri Votes No on Cap-and-Trade Bill
June 4, 2009 Letter to Ms. Lisa Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
April 29, 2009 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Recovery Act: 10-Week Progress Report for Transportation and Infrastructure Programs
July 23, 2008 Great Lakes Compact To Be Introduced In House, Senate
July 22, 2008 Petri Working For Great Lakes Compact
May 6, 2008 Petri Statement from Hearing on Aviation Emissions
April 24, 2008 House Approves Coast Guard Authorization
July 19, 2007 Letter to Administrator Johnson, Environmental Protection Agency
April 19, 2007 Water Resources Development Act of 2007
Jan. 22, 2007 Reps. Petri, Udall Meet With Business, Environmental Leaders On Global Warming
Jan. 19, 2007 Petri Helps Introduce Bill to Authorize Asian Carp Barriers
Nov. 13, 2006 Reauthorizing Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program
March 29, 2006 Support the Keep America Competative Global Warming Act
July 20, 2005 Rep. Petri's E-Mail Newsletter
Oct. 4, 2004 Authorizing Secretary of the Interior to Participate in Brownsville Public Utility Board Water Recycling and Desalinization Project
Oct. 4, 2004 Taunton, Massachusetts Special Resources Study Act
Sept. 24, 2004 Our Fox Locks Victory
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Protecting Our Envrionment
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: The Environment
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Environment
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Energy
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Great Lakes
Issue Position: Protecting Our Environment
Issue Position: Environment/Energy Choices
Issue Position: Wisconsin's Farmers
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