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Earl Blumenauer's Public Statements

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
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
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 5, 2014 Nuclear Weapons Program Scandal
Feb. 5, 2014 SEEC Raises Climate Change Threats to Outdoor Recreation
Feb. 4, 2014 Pollution and Climate Change
Feb. 3, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Don't Squeeze Taxpayers with More Debt Ceiling Brinksmanship
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Gina Mccarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Protect Bristol Bay from Harmful Pebble Mine
Jan. 29, 2014 Blumenauer Votes Against Farm Bill, "Falls Short of Necessary Reforms"
Jan. 29, 2014 Don't Cheat American Farmers
Jan. 29, 2014 H.R. 7
Jan. 28, 2014 Farm Bill Conference Report Includes Language to Allow Legal Study, Pilot Programs of Hemp
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 16, 2014 Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearings on Funding Options for the Federal Highway Trust Fund
Jan. 14, 2014 Legalizing Marijuana
Jan. 14, 2014 Superfund Reinvestment Act
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 9, 2014 Interim Agreement with Iran
Jan. 9, 2014 Reducing Excessive Deadline Obligations Act
Jan. 8, 2014 Superfund Sites
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Transportation
Dec. 19, 2013 New Oregon County-By-County Breakdown Shows the Harm of Not Extending Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Dec. 13, 2013 Blumenauer Bill Promotes Environmental Accountability through Trade
Dec. 12, 2013 Blumenauer on Victory for Iraqi Special Immigrant Visa Program, Base Improvements, Missed Opportunity for Greater Defense Reforms
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Environmental Review
Dec. 12, 2013 Blumenauer: Budget Compromise a D+, Congress Must Face Realities
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Eric Cantor, House of Representatives Majority Leader - Keep Farm Bill Loopholes Closed
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Curb Antibiotic Use on the Farm
Dec. 6, 2013 The Gas Tax: An FAQ on the UPDATE Act
Dec. 4, 2013 Blumenauer Joined by Leaders in Transportation, Commerce, Labor, Construction to Introduce UPDATE Act to Fund Infrastructure
Dec. 3, 2013 Debate Over New Push To Raise Federal Gas Tax
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp - Turn Focus to Economy
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Calling For Changes to FDA Proposed Rules
Nov. 21, 2013 In Wake of West Burnside Water Break, Blumenauer Introduces Water Infrastructure Legislation
Nov. 19, 2013 Letter to Lamar Smith Chairman, House of Representatives Science, Space and Technology Committee and Eddie Bernice Johnson, Ranking Memeber, House of Representatives Science, Space and Technology Committee - STEM
Nov. 18, 2013 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Crop Insurance Payments
Nov. 14, 2013 Blumenauer, DeFazio, Coble, McCaul Introduce Bipartisan Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Act
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Work with Congress on Fair TPA Legislation that Creates Jobs and Grows U.S. Economy
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - The Bonneville Power Administration Must Remain Independent
Nov. 8, 2013 Reps. Kind, Blumenauer, Petri, DeLauro and Sen. Flake: Outrageous Farm Payments to Billionaires Highlight Urgent Need to Reform Ag Policy
Nov. 7, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director Office of Management and Budget - Fully Fund Earth Quake Early Warning System
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Nov. 5, 2013 Blumenauer Statement on HR 992
Nov. 1, 2013 Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change Applauds President Obama's Commitment to Climate Change Resilience Preparation
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