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Susan Collins' Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Susan M. Collins
Office: U.S. Senate (ME) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
Primary June 10, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Single
Birth Date: 12/07/1952
Birth Place: Caribou, ME
Home City: Bangor, ME
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 27, 2014 Collins, King Announce Additional $800,000 in EPA Grant Funding to Clean Up Contaminated Properties in Maine
July 10, 2014 Sens. Collins, Udall Introduce Amendment Praising Accomplishments, Calling for Reauthorization of Land Water Conservation Fund
July 10, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
July 8, 2014 Shaheen, Collins Introduce Amendment to Expand Access to National Parks For Disabled Veterans
July 8, 2014 Maine to Receive More Than $421,000 for Parks, Outdoor Recreation Through Land and Water Conservation Fund
June 26, 2014 Senators Collins, King Announce More Than $230,000 Grant for Land Conservation in Falmouth
June 26, 2014 Collins, Murphy to Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Address Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
May 28, 2014 Senators Collins, King Announce Consensus Reached in Federal Disaster Assistance for New England Groundfishing Industry
May 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Graves and Committee Members Urge EPA and Corps to Halt Waters Rule
May 7, 2014 Shaheen, Collins Introduce Bill to Expand Access to National Parks for Disabled Veterans
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
March 27, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of US Environmental Protection Agency - Concern with EPA's Proposed Wood Stove Rules
March 10, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 5, 2014 Army Corps of Engineers Allocates $3 Million to Dredge Royal River
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Paul Ford, Acting Regional Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Administration Region I - FEMA Disaster Assistance for December Ice Storm
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Advanced Biofuel Incentives That Move Beyond Corn-Based Ethanol
Sept. 19, 2013 Senators Carper, Collins Introduce Bill To Create National Network To Track Mercury In The Environment
Sept. 12, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Sept. 11, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
July 18, 2013 Senator Collins Announces Support for EPA Nominee Gina McCarthy
May 22, 2013 King, Collins Announce Legislation to Support Cheap, Clean, Home-Grown Energy
May 15, 2013 Collins, King Support Passage of Water Resources Development Act
Jan. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline
July 11, 2012 "Be Prepared for Summer's Severe Weather"
July 9, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
June 21, 2012 EPA Emission Standards Rule
June 13, 2012 Landmark Bill Cracking Down on Waste, Fraud in Wartime Contracting Gains Bipartisan Support
June 4, 2012 Maine, NH Senators Congratulate Portsmouth Naval Shipyard on Navy Environmental Awards
May 7, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 8, 2012 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
Dec. 19, 2011 A Bipartisan Plan to Create Jobs and Opportunity
Nov. 3, 2011 Senator Collins' Statement on Infrastructure Bill Vote
Aug. 4, 2011 Sens. Carper, Collins, Brown Encourage Agencies to Improve Green IT Efforts
July 19, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
June 24, 2011 Senator Collins' Statement on EPA Timeline for Reconsideration of Boiler Mact Rules
June 16, 2011 Senators Carper, Collins Introduce Mercury Monitoring Legislation
June 13, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 2, 2011 Letter to Eric Schwaab, NOAA Assistant Adminstrator of Fisheries
March 3, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Administrator Lisa Jackson
Jan. 28, 2011 Maine Delegation Applauds Navy's Completion of BNAS Environmental Review
Jan. 22, 2011 Senators Collins, Cardin Oppose Broader Use of E15 Fuels
Jan. 21, 2011 Cardin, Collins Oppose Broader Use of E15 Fuels
Jan. 12, 2011 Senator Collins Praises EPA's Decision to Exclude Biomass from Regulations for Three Years
Jan. 6, 2011 Letter to Ms. Lisa Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Aug. 5, 2010 Truck Weight Adjustment Needed
July 12, 2010 Senator Collins Visits Backyard Farms in Madison
June 18, 2010 EPA Agrees to Senator Collins' Request to Allow Small Contractors Additional Time to Comply with New EPA Lead Paint Rule
June 10, 2010 Letter to Admiral Allen, Secretary Napolitano, and Secretary Locke
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