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Rahm Emanuel's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Rahm Emanuel
Office: Mayor (Chicago, IL) - At-Large, Democratic
First Elected: 02/22/2011
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amy; 3 Children
Birth Date: 11/29/1959
Birth Place: Chicago, IL
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Sept. 18, 2008 Emanuel Fights to Clean Up Lakes
Sept. 17, 2008 Great Lakes Legacy Reauthorization Act of 2008
Aug. 15, 2008 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: Federal Assistance to 21 Southern Illinois Counties
May 30, 2008 Letter to Bharat Mathur, Acting Regional Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5, Re: Object to BP Permit
Dec. 12, 2007 Letter to The Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States
Dec. 10, 2007 Durbin and Emanuel Statement on EPA Decision to Hold Hearing on U.S. Steel Permit
Nov. 30, 2007 Letter to Robert Malone, President of BP America, Re: Violations of the Clean Air Act
Oct. 17, 2007 Letter to Ms. Mary Gade, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5
Oct. 12, 2007 Letter to Administrator of EPA Region 5 Re: Wastewater Permit that Violates Conditions of Clean Water Act
Oct. 12, 2007 Letter to CEO of US Steel Corporation Re: Wastewater Permit that Violates Conditions of Clean Water Act
Oct. 12, 2007 Letter to Administrator of EPA Re: Wastewater Permit that Violates Conditions of Clean Water Act
Oct. 9, 2007 Durbin, Emanuel Call on BP to Publicly Commit to Protecting the Great Lakes
Sept. 10, 2007 Durbin, Emanuel Comment on Meeting with BP America CEO Bob Malone
Aug. 29, 2007 Letter to Stephen L. Johnson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Aug. 23, 2007 Durbin and Emanuel Praise the Efforts of Chicagoans to Protect Lake Michigan
July 24, 2007 Expressing the Sense of Congress Regarding the Dumping of Industrial Waste Into the Great Lakes
July 19, 2007 Letter to Administrator Johnson, Environmental Protection Agency
July 18, 2007 Emanuel, Ehlers Introduce Resolution to Express Congress' Disapproval of Dumping in Great Lakes
July 18, 2007 Emanuel, Durbin Call on BP CEO to Reconsider Dumping More Ammonia and Sludge in Lake Michigan
July 18, 2007 Letter to Tony Hayward, Chief Executive Officer of BP
July 16, 2007 Emanuel, Durbin Oppose New Permit to Allow BP to Dump More Ammonia and Sludge in Lake Michigan
June 18, 2007 Reps. Schwartz, Emanuel, Blumenauer, Markey Introduce Plan to Close Hummer Tax Loophole
June 15, 2007 Legislation Would Close Hummer Tax Loophole
April 25, 2007 Emanuel Delivers Address on Politics, Government, and Firings of U.S. Attorneys
April 20, 2007 In Recognition of Earth Day 2007
Dec. 6, 2004 Honoring Wendy Abrams
June 14, 2004 CNN "Crossfire" - Transcript
March 23, 2004 Telling the Truth, Facing the Consequences in the Bush Administration
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