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Raúl Grijalva's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Jan. 16, 2014 E&E News - Panel Votes to Allow Subpoenas on Interior Policies, 'Conflicts of Interest'
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack - Provide Additional Resources to Address Colony Collapse Disorder
July 9, 2013 Letter to Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator of the NOAA - State Shark Fin Trade Laws
June 28, 2013 Arizona Wilderness Coalition, Wilderness Society, Other Groups Honor Grijalva as Conservation Champion at Great Outdoors Ceremony
June 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary Sally Jewell, Department of the Interior - Wild Horse and Burro Program
June 11, 2013 Rattlesnake Mountain Public Access Act
June 11, 2013 North Cascades National Park Service Complex Fish Stocking Act
June 7, 2013 Grijalva Questions Fish and Wildlife Service Decision to Remove Wolves From Endangered Species List Across Most of Western U.S.
June 5, 2013 Grijalva Reacts to National Academy of Sciences Report on BLM Wild Horse and Burro Management: "A Needed Wakeup Call"
May 29, 2013 Congressman Smith Introduces the Rural Economic Vitalization Act
May 17, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Interior Secretary - Endangered Wolves
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Landscape Conservation System Funding
Feb. 13, 2013 Grijalva, Whitfield Lead Letter to Interior Sec. Salazar Urging Public Explanation of Wild Horse Policy Reforms Ahead of His Departure
Sept. 12, 2012 Endangered Fish Recovery Programs Extension Act of 2012
June 19, 2012 Markey, Grijalva Assail House GOP's Public Lands Assault
April 17, 2012 Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior - Wilderness Designation for Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Sept. 9, 2011 Hearing of the National Parks, Forests and Public Lands Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - H.R. 1441, "Recreational Fishing and Hunting Heritage Opportunities Act" and the "Cabin Fee Act of 2011"
June 7, 2011 The Hill - Horse Slaughter, Off the Radar for Too Long, Needs Congressional Attention
May 24, 2011 44 House Members Call on President to Enforce Law to Protect Wild Lands
April 27, 2011 Grijalva Urges Improved Bison Management Plan in Letter to National Park Service Director -- Current Plan Leans Toward Slaughters
Nov. 16, 2010 Grijalva Highlights 100 Percent Rating From Animal Welfare Institute -- Scoring Includes Support for ROAM Act He Introduced
March 23, 2010 Hearing Of The House Committee On Natural Resources - On "How To Manage Large Constrictor Snakes And Other Invasive Species"'
Aug. 11, 2009 Grijalva Introduces Legislation to Protect Colorado River
July 17, 2009 Restore our American Mustangs Act
July 17, 2009 Congressman Grijalva Votes To Save Wild Horses And Mustangs
April 28, 2009 Grijalva Asks Obama Administration to Restore Protections for Endangered Species
April 1, 2009 Grijalva Asks for Federal Investigation into Death of Arizona Jaguar
Aug. 12, 2008 Grijalva Comments on Proposed Weakening of Endangered Species Act
Nov. 13, 2007 Tumacacori Highlands Wilderness Legislation Vetted in Congress
April 9, 2007 Land Needs Protection so that Future Generation May Enjoy It
Sept. 12, 2006 Coastal Barrier Resources System Map Replacement Relating to Grayton Beach, Florida
Sept. 12, 2006 National Fish Hatchery System Volunteer Act of 2006
Oct. 5, 2005 Buenos Aires Refuge in Arizona Named One of the Ten Most Endangered Refuges in U.S.
April 12, 2005 Colorado River Indian Reservation Boundry Correction Act
Oct. 8, 2004 Letter to Inspectors General Earl E. Devaney and Johnnie E. Frazier
March 12, 2004 Rep. Grijalva Disturbed by Forest Service Decision on Mountain Lions in Sabino Canyon
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Natural Resources & The Environment
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