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Joe Courtney's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Joseph 'Joe' D. Courtney
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Audrey; 2 Children: Robert, Elizabeth
Birth Date: 04/06/1953
Birth Place: West Hartford, CT
Home City: Vernon, CT
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy & Environment
June 21, 2014 Journal Inquirer - Looms May be Humming Again By Month's End
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
April 4, 2014 Letter to John Kline, Chairman of Committee on Education and the Workforce - Action on Mine Safety Legislation, Recognition of Fourth Anniversary of Upper Big Branch Disaster
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Nov. 28, 2013 Journal Inquirer - Courtney Wants Probe of Coal Miner Benefits Program
Sept. 27, 2013 Letter to Alison Macfarlane, Chair, Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Move Forward with Yucca Mountain Safety Study
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chairmam Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Kaptur - Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Funding
Jan. 19, 2012 Connecticut Delegation Announces Release of LIHEAP Funds
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Dicks
Nov. 4, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Jon Wellinghoff, Chairman Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA
Sept. 1, 2011 Courtney to CL&P: "Just Get the Job Done"
Aug. 18, 2011 Courtney touts green energy, energy conservation in visit to Norwich Public Utilities Natural Gas Fueling Station
Aug. 18, 2011 Courtney Touts Green Energy, Energy Conservation in Visit to Norwich Public Utilities Natural Gas Fueling Station
July 11, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 22, 2011 CT Delegation Announces $5.9 Million Job-Training Grant
May 4, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Lucas and Conaway
April 28, 2011 Courtney Unveils Three-Point Plan to Lower Gas Prices, Provide Relief to Small Businesses and Drivers
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Aug. 5, 2010 Representative Delauro, Courtney and Larson and Senator Dodd Comment on OSHA Kleen Energy Sanctions
June 28, 2010 Hearing of the House Committee on Education and Labor - Examining the Tragic Explosion at the Kleen Energy Power Plant in Middletown, Connecticut
May 14, 2009 Rep. Courtney, House Of Representatives Pass "Green" Public Schools Act
May 7, 2009 Rep. Courtney, House of Representatives Pass "Green" Public Schools Act
Sept. 18, 2008 No Child Left Inside Act of 2008
Sept. 18, 2008 Rep. Courtney, House Pass Critical Energy Market Speculation Legislation to Protect Consumers
Sept. 18, 2008 Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008
Sept. 16, 2008 Rep. Courtney Backs Compromise Overhaul of National Energy Strategy
Aug. 6, 2008 Rep. Courtney Calls for Boosting Auto Efficiency Standards Sooner
July 24, 2008 Consumer Energy Supply Act of 2008
July 17, 2008 Rep. Courtney Supports ‘DRILL Bill' to Increase Domestic Exploration and Production in Alaska
June 27, 2008 Rep. Courtney, House Focus Efforts on Providing Short-term Price Relief and Long-term Solutions to Energy Woes
June 26, 2008 Connecticut Clean Energy Fund
June 5, 2008 Rep. Courtney Votes to Support Increased Energy Efficiency in Schools, Cut Oil Consumption
April 2, 2008 Rep. Courtney Honors 50th Anniversary of USS Nautilus' North Pole Crossing
April 1, 2008 Honoring the 50th Anniversary of the USS Nautilus Reaching 90 North
Feb. 27, 2008 Rep. Courtney Hails Passage of Energy Tax Incentives as Big Step in Fostering Growth and Use of Alternative Fuels
Dec. 18, 2007 Rep. Courtney, Dem-led Congress Shift Gears on CAFE Standards, Increase Mileage
Dec. 6, 2007 Rep. Courtney, House Pass Critical & Innovative Energy Initiative
June 21, 2007 Reps. Bishop, Courtney And DeLauro Offer Amendment To Delay Broadwater Energy Project
June 20, 2007 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 15, 2007 Letter to the Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce John D. Dingell
March 29, 2007 Rep. Courtney Statement on Federal Budget
Jan. 12, 2007 Letter: To Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commision
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Energy and Environment
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