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Mark Kirk's Public Statements on Issue: Oil and Gas

Full Name: Mark Steven Kirk
Office: U.S. Senate (IL) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced
Birth Date: 09/15/1959
Birth Place: Champaign-Urbana, IL
Home City: Highland Park, IL
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Minge, CEO of BP America Incorporated - Kirk, Durbin Ask for Meeting with BP Following Oil Spill in Lake Michigan
March 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Allow Vote on Measure to Speed Up Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine
March 25, 2014 Kirk, Durbin Statement on BP Whiting Refinery Oil Spill Into Lake Michigan
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Provide Relief During Propane Shortage
Aug. 13, 2013 Wall Street Journal - Without Stronger Sanctions, Iran Will Go Nuclear
July 18, 2013 Coats Works to Ease Pain at the Pump by Improving Flexibility, Access to Affordable Fuels
July 18, 2013 Senator Blunt Reintroduces "GAS Act"
July 9, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - Liquefied Natural Gas
April 19, 2013 St. Louis Dispatch - Kirk Rebounds from Stroke, Challenges GOP on Issues
March 22, 2013 Manchin and Kirk Seek To Close Iranian Sanctions Loophole
Jan. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 9, 2012 St. Louis Beacon - Kirk Urges Greater U.S. Pressure on Iran as New Sanctions Start to Bite
April 14, 2011 SBIR/STTR
April 7, 2011 Letter to tBarack Obama, President of the United States - Gas Prices
Nov. 30, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
Aug. 20, 2010 Letter to Honorable Barack Obama, President, United States of America
July 1, 2010 Kirk Applauds Presidential Action on Iran Gasoline Sanctions Bill
June 15, 2010 Kirk: Waive the Jones Act to Allow Foreign Oil Ships to Aid Gulf Cleanup
June 9, 2010 U.S. Rep. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) Statement on UN Sanctions on Iran
Sept. 25, 2007 Iran Counter-Proliferation Act of 2007
Aug. 23, 2007 Kirk: BP Made the Right Decision to Back Down on Their Lake Dumping Plan
Aug. 2, 2007 Bad Polluters Act
Aug. 2, 2007 Pioneer Press - Area Legislators Take Aim at BP Dumping in Lake
July 24, 2007 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding the Dumping of Industrial Waste into the Great Lakes
May 25, 2007 Kirk Outlines Six-Point Plan to Reduce Gas Prices
Nov. 20, 2006 Letter to House Majority Leader John Boehner
May 3, 2006 Refinery Permit Process Schedule Act
April 25, 2006 Kirk Outlines Five Bills Needed to Lower Gas Prices
April 12, 2005 Kirk outlines bill to lower gas prices
April 12, 2005 Kirk revs up proposals to control fuel prices
April 12, 2005 Congress should act on gas hike: Kirk
April 11, 2005 Congressman introduces legislation to cut gas prices
April 11, 2005 Could Relief Be Near For Soaring Gas Prices?
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