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Earl Blumenauer's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 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
Date Title
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs - Preventing Global Warming
Issue Position: Environment - Army Corps of Engineers
Issue Position: Environment - Protecting Public Lands and Oregon Treasures
Issue Position: Infrastructure - Water Infrastructure Also Requires Investment
Issue Position: Infrastructure - Infrastructure Challenges
Issue Position: Global Warming
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Issue Position: Trade and the Economy
Issue Position: Environment - Water and Oceans
Issue Position: Army Corps Reform
Issue Position: Environment - Superfund
Issue Position: Environment - Salmon and Watershed Restoration
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Environment - International Environmental Issues
July 22, 2014 Letter to Walter Cruickshank, Acting Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Oil and Gas Leasing Program Concerns
June 24, 2014 Increasing Sea Levels
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 5, 2014 Blumenauer Hosts Nuclear Weapons Forum
June 2, 2014 Blumenauer Statement on Carbon Pollution Standards for Power Plants
May 29, 2014 Congressmen Blumenauer, Cole introduce Rural Wind Energy Development Act
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
March 13, 2014 World Water Day
March 6, 2014 Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2013
March 4, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014
Feb. 24, 2014 Greg Walden Supports Plan to Reform Wildfire Budget
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 5, 2014 SEEC Raises Climate Change Threats to Outdoor Recreation
Feb. 4, 2014 Pollution and Climate Change
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Gina Mccarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Protect Bristol Bay from Harmful Pebble Mine
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 14, 2014 Superfund Reinvestment Act
Jan. 8, 2014 Superfund Sites
Dec. 13, 2013 Blumenauer Bill Promotes Environmental Accountability through Trade
Nov. 21, 2013 In Wake of West Burnside Water Break, Blumenauer Introduces Water Infrastructure Legislation
Nov. 1, 2013 Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change Applauds President Obama's Commitment to Climate Change Resilience Preparation
Oct. 30, 2013 Jaime Herrera Beutler, Earl Blumenauer Introduce Bill to Improve Northwest Salmon Habitat Restoratio
Oct. 23, 2013 The National and Environmental Policy Act
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 9, 2013 Letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg, NYC, Risky Business; Chairman Henry Paulson, Palson Institute, Risky Business; Thomas Steyer, Risky Busienss - Climate Change Risk Assessment Project
Sept. 20, 2013 Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change Applauds New EPA Power Plant Standard
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of Interior - Safety and Environmental Requirements for Hydraulic Fracturing
Aug. 1, 2013 Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2013
July 26, 2013 Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
July 9, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
June 20, 2013 National Academy of Sciences Releases Study on Tax Policy's Effect on Greenhouse Gas Emissions
June 19, 2013 Blumenauer Offers Amendments to Farm Bill to Reduce Waste, Help Family Farmers and the Environment
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