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Mike Thompson's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon
Birth Date: 01/24/1951
Birth Place: Saint Helena, CA
Home City: Saint Helena, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
July 10, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 23, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer, United States Senate - Public and Transparent Water Negotiations
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 11, 2014 Regarding the Magnuson-Stevens Act Reauthorization
June 10, 2014 Thompson, Dillon Testify in Support of Bipartisan Legislation to Transfer Management of Lake Berryessa From BOR to BLM
May 23, 2014 Northern California Lawmakers Caution Against Harmful Drought Legislation
May 20, 2014 Thompson Legislation Passes House as Part of Bipartisan Bicameral Agreement on Water Resources Legislation
May 15, 2014 Reps. Thompson, Huffman Announce $1.5 Million Grant for North Bay Water Recycling Infrastructure
April 16, 2014 Benicia Herald - Thompson Backs Tougher Penalties for Illegal Marijuana Grow Operations
April 14, 2014 Reps. Thompson, Huffman, Farr, LaMalfa Applaud Action to Stop Environmental Destruction Caused by Trespass Marijuana Grows
April 14, 2014 165 Bipartisan Members of Congress Co-Author Thompson's Legislation to Transger Management of Lake Berryessa to Bureau of Land Management
April 5, 2014 Napa Valley Register - Officials Celebrate Groundbreaking of Napa Flood Bypass
April 4, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Secures 60 Bipartisan Co-Authors for His Legislation Transferring Management of Lake Berryessa to Bureau of Land Management
March 25, 2014 Lake County News: Thompson Bill to Provide Expedited Tax Relief for Donations to Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Efforts Passes House
March 24, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson's Bill to Provide Expedited Tax Relief for Donations to Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Efforts Passes House
March 24, 2014 Bipartisan Phillipines Charitable Giving Assistance Act on the Way to President Obama for Signature
March 24, 2014 Representative Mike Thompson's Bill to Provide Expedited Tax Relief for Donations to Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Efforts Passes House
March 13, 2014 Thompson Introduces Comprehensive Drought Relief Bill
March 12, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Leads Call Against President's Proposed Cuts to Local Clean Energy Royalties
March 11, 2014 Reps. Join President Obama at White House Ceremony Permanently Protecting Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands
March 10, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Announces Critical Dry Creek Habitat Enhancement Study Included in U.S. Army Corps FY14 Work Plan
March 6, 2014 Rep. Mike Thompson Introduces Legislation Transferring Management of Lake Berryessa to Bureau of Land Management
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Barabara Boxer, Chairman, House Committee on Environment and Public Works - Water Resources Development Act
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 11, 2014 Northern California Lawmakers push for better drought legislation
Feb. 5, 2014 Joint Statement By California Democrats Against Water Grab
Feb. 5, 2014 Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act
Jan. 22, 2014 California Congress Members Respond to National Review Story on California Drought, Delta Smelt
Jan. 22, 2014 California Congress Members' Statements on California Water Bill Proposed Today
Dec. 10, 2013 Bay Delta Conservation Plan Remains Deeply Flawed
Nov. 28, 2013 Thompson Talks Water Tunnel, Health Care at Local Town Hall
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Patti Saris, Chair, Sentencing Commission - Environmental Damage Caused By Trespass Marijuana Grows
Nov. 20, 2013 Thompson Hosts Hearing on Threat of Invasive Species
Nov. 19, 2013 Chairman Mike Thompson Host Hearing on Threat of Invasive Species
Oct. 24, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Provision Improving the Russian Water Supply System Passes House
Oct. 24, 2013 Thompson Amendment Requiring a Study on the Impacts of Invasive Species Passes House
Oct. 24, 2013 Reps. Mike Thompson, George Miller Pass Provision in the House Eliminating Unnecessary Bureaucracy at Walnut Creek
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Sec. Sally Jewell, Dept of Interior - Northern California Members of Congress Ask About Federal Funding for the Sacramento Delta Tunnels
Sept. 18, 2013 Reps. Thompson, Blumenauer, Other Conservation Leaders in Congress Urge Adoption of Senate Language in Farm Bill Conference
Aug. 12, 2013 Rep. Mike Thompson Inducted into California Waterfowler's Hall of Fame
July 24, 2013 Newsletter: Creating Jobs and Combating E-waste
July 24, 2013 Reps. Gene Green and Mike Thompson Re-Introduce Responsible Electronics Recycling Act
July 23, 2013 Newsletter: A Bipartisan Bill to Support Conservation
July 23, 2013 Reps. Mike Thompson, Jim Gerlach, Introduce Bipartisan Bill Incentivizing Conservation of Agricultural Lands, Open Spaces
July 23, 2013 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Berryessa NCA Legislation
July 22, 2013 The Press Democrat - House Votes to Add Two Miles of Mendocino Coast to National Monument
July 19, 2013 California Representatives: Federal Reports Confirm BDCP Not Based On Sound Science
June 19, 2013 California Representatives Meet With Secretary Jewell of the U.S. Department of the Interior
June 5, 2013 Reps. Mike Thompson, Jeff Fortenberry Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Enhance Conservation and Incentivize Responsible Farming Practices
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