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Earl Blumenauer's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Earl Blumenauer
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 05/21/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 2 Children: Jon, Anne
Birth Date: 08/16/1948
Birth Place: Portland, OR
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Non-denominational Protestant
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Pacific Green
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment - Protecting Public Lands and Oregon Treasures
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Preventing Global Warming
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Global Warming
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
July 31, 2014 Support for the Work of Ecodistricts
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 12, 2014 Climate Change Denial
June 2, 2014 Blumenauer Statement on Carbon Pollution Standards for Power Plants
May 29, 2014 Introduction of the Rural Wind Energy Expansion Act of 2014
May 29, 2014 Congressmen Blumenauer, Cole introduce Rural Wind Energy Development Act
April 30, 2014 House Democrats Introduce the Green Bank Act of 2014
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
March 5, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - The Bonneville Power Administration Must Remain Independent
Sept. 20, 2013 Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change Applauds New EPA Power Plant Standard
Aug. 16, 2013 Letter to House Commitee on Ways and Means Chairman David Camp and Ranking Member Sander Levin - Renewable Energy in Tax Reform
Aug. 7, 2013 Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change Releases Recommendations for the Department of Energy
July 26, 2013 Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
July 9, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chairmam Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Kaptur - Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Funding
April 10, 2013 The Safe Climate Caucus
March 12, 2013 Waxman, Whitehouse, Blumenauer, and Schatz Release Carbon Price Discussion Draft
March 5, 2013 Welcoming the 14th Annual Bike Summit
Feb. 15, 2013 Markey, Blumenauer: End the Free Ride for Tar Sands
Feb. 12, 2013 Introduction of the "End Big Oil Tax Subsidies Act"
Feb. 12, 2013 Blumenauer Responds to State of the Union: "Don't Let Opportunity Pass Us By"
Feb. 6, 2013 Blumenauer Calls to End Big Oil Giveaways
Nov. 28, 2012 Blumenauer and CPC Call for Extending the Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to Chairman Williamson and Commissioners
Sept. 21, 2012 H.R. 3409
Sept. 12, 2012 Wind Power is an American Success Story
June 27, 2012 Ways and Means Democrats Introduce Bills to Extend Wind Energy Tax Credit, Provide Hiring Tax Credit
June 13, 2012 Blumenauer Named a USA Wind Jobs Champion
April 26, 2012 House Dems Move to End Oil Subsidies, Protect Clean Energy Jobs, As Four Oil Majors Report 3-Month Profits of $26 Billion
April 9, 2012 Blumenauer Named a USA Wind Jobs Champion
March 7, 2012 Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydro Power Development Act of 2011
Feb. 15, 2012 Providing Consideration of H.R. 3408, Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3813, Securing Annuities for Federal Employees Act of 2012...
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 7, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson, House Members Urge Extension of 1603 Program to Create Clean Energy Jobs
Dec. 7, 2011 Blumenauer Pushes for Extension of Clean Energy Program
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior - Wilderness Designation for Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Nov. 2, 2011 Reichert, Blumenauer Introduce Bipartisan Extension of Renewable Energy Tax Incentive
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Chairman Camp
July 15, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
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