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Elijah Cummings' Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Elijah E. Cummings
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 04/16/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Maya; 3 Children
Birth Date: 01/18/1951
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy
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 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
July 18, 2012 Hearing of the Regulatory Affairs, Stimulus Oversight and Government Spending Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - "The Administration's Bet on Abound Solar: Assessing the Costs to the American Taxpayers"
March 19, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Darrell E. Issa, Chairman Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 29, 2010 Cummings Continues Investigation Into American Commercial Fleet
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Nov. 16, 2009 Op-Ed: Global Warming - Not The Change We Need
May 5, 2009 Hearing Of The Joint Economic Committee-The Economic Outlook For The United States
Jan. 13, 2009 Letter to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
July 29, 2008 Bishop, Cummings to Introduce Bill to Create National Strategy for Natural Gas Supply
June 25, 2008 Hearing of the Joint Economic Committee - Is the Skyrocketing Price of Oil a Bubble or a New Reality for the U.S. Economy?
April 29, 2008 Letter to Joseph T. Kelliher, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Chairman
March 10, 2008 Letter to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Chairman Joseph T. Kelliher
Feb. 28, 2008 Letter to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Chairman Kelliher
Feb. 27, 2008 Cummings Repeals Billions of Dollars in Handouts to Oil Companies, Invests in Nation's Future
Jan. 17, 2008 President Heeds Cries for Funding by Congress
Dec. 18, 2007 Cummings Makes Landmark Investment in Our Future
Dec. 12, 2007 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
Aug. 4, 2007 Two Van Hollen Amendments Pass House as Part of Energy Bill
Aug. 4, 2007 Congressman Cummings Votes to Protect Our Future
March 26, 2007 House Passes Oberstar-Cummings Bill to Reduce Polluting Emissions From Ships
April 20, 2006 Congressman Cummings Expresses Disappointment Over Failure to Create "Opt Out" Rate Relief Program
Nov. 26, 2005 Keeping Our Families Warm This Winter
April 21, 2005 Energy Policy Act of 2005
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