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Raúl Grijalva's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Raúl M. Grijalva
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Ramona; 3 Children: Adelita, Raquel, Marisa
Birth Date: 02/19/1948
Birth Place: Tucson, AZ
Home City: Tucson, AZ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Natural Resources and the Environment
Issue Position: Natural Resources & the Environment
July 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - House Should Stay in Session to Address Budget and Other Pressing Issues
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
July 23, 2014 Grijalva Praises Report on Vital Environmental & Historic Preservation Fund
June 27, 2014 Rep. Grijalva to BP: Reinstate Your Claims Process Immediately
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 5, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: EPA Regulations and the Keystone XL Pipeline
June 4, 2014 Grijalva Reacts to Report on Keystone XL Pipeline Vulnerability
June 4, 2014 Grijalva Reacts to Report on Keystone XL Pipeline Vulnerability
June 2, 2014 Grijalva Praises EPA Plan for Carbon Reductions at Power Plants
May 6, 2014 CPC Co-Chair Statement on National Climate Assessment
April 7, 2014 Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act
April 1, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Take Action on Water Contamination Issues
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
March 25, 2014 Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining in America
March 4, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarhy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Petroleum Coke Hazards and Storage
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Barabara Boxer, Chairman, House Committee on Environment and Public Works - Water Resources Development Act
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 21, 2014 Grijalva Applauds EPA for Updating Agricultural Worker Pesticide Exposure Protection Guidelines, Looks Forward to Strong Final Rule
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 6, 2014 Public Access and Lands Improvement Act
Jan. 31, 2014 Tucson News Now - Saguaro National Park Once Again Goes to Washington in Search of an Expansion
Jan. 31, 2014 Grijalva Statement on Release of Keystone Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement: "Conflicts of Interest Make This a Sham"
Jan. 27, 2014 Good Samaritan Search and Recovery Act
Jan. 27, 2014 Ranch A Consolidation and Management Improvement Act
Jan. 27, 2014 Los Padres National Forest Land Conveyance
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 15, 2014 Ellison, Grijalva: West Virginia Water Disaster Shows Need for Strong Environmental Standards
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Question U.S. Trade Representative's Position on Tar Sands
Nov. 21, 2013 Grijalva Highlights EPA Finding That Rosemont Mine Should Not Receive Water Permit Due to Likely Clean Water Act Violations
Oct. 29, 2013 Central Oregon Jobs and Water Security Act
Sept. 26, 2013 Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2013
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of Interior - Safety and Environmental Requirements for Hydraulic Fracturing
Aug. 15, 2013 Letter to Secretary Tom Vilsack, Department of Agriculture - Premature Environmental Impact Statement on Rosemont Mine
June 25, 2013 Grijalva Calls Obama Climate Plan a Good First Step, Expects Keystone XL Decision to "Set an Important Environmental Tone"
June 21, 2013 Grijalva, Markey, Holt Introduce Mining Reform Bill to Increase Transparency, Collect Royalties Following GAO Report on Failures
June 18, 2013 Grijalva Highlights Newly Open "Request for Proposals" Period for Sustainable Environmental Projects Along U.S.-Mexico Border
June 17, 2013 Grijalva Disappointed in Newly Finalized BLM Decision to Approve SunZia Energy Transmission Route on San Pedro Riparian Corridor
May 24, 2013 Grijalva Congratulates Southern Arizona Recipients of Interior Department Grants to Train Youth in Conservation and Land Management
May 23, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Keyston XL Pipeline
May 22, 2013 Grijalva Highlights $300,000 Grant for Goodyear, Ariz., to Recharge West Salt River Aquifer -- Part of $20.8 Million National Effort
May 22, 2013 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act
May 10, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment
May 10, 2013 Grijalva Introduces Saguaro National Park Boundary Expansion and Study Act -- Reps. Barber, Kirkpatrick are Original Cosponsors
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - EPA's Border Environment Infrastructure Fund Funding
April 18, 2013 Climate Change Threatens Colorado River
April 18, 2013 Climate Change Threatens Colorado River
April 10, 2013 Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act
March 19, 2013 Climate Change
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