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Thomas Allen's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' H. Allen
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Diana; 2 Children: Gwen, Kate
Birth Date: 04/16/1945
Birth Place: Portland, ME
Home City: Portland, ME
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Protecting Maine's Outdoors
Issue Position: Environment
Oct. 8, 2008 Rep. Tom Allen Announces Ship Strike Reduction Rule to Protect North Atlantic Right Whales
Sept. 29, 2008 Congress Passes Obama, Murkowski, Allen Bill to Ban Dangerous Mercury Exports
Sept. 27, 2008 Mercury Export Ban Act of 2008
Aug. 4, 2008 Allen Unveils Infrastructure Plan
July 11, 2008 Rep. Tom Allen Announces $112,527 NOAA Grant to the Gulf of Maine Research Institute
July 9, 2008 Federal Ocean Acidification Research an Monitoring Act of 2008
July 9, 2008 House Passes Rep. Allen's Legislation to Monitor and Study the Impacts of Climate Change on the Ocean
June 25, 2008 House Science & Technology Committee Approves Rep. Allen's Legislation to Monitor and Study the Impacts of Climate Change on the Ocean
June 3, 2008 Reps. Allen and Michaud Applaud NOAA Action to Delay Whale Entanglement Rule
April 3, 2008 Bangor Daily News - "Air, Land, Sea: House Approves Data System"
April 1, 2008 House Passes Rep. Tom Allen's Bill to Create a National Oceans Observing System
March 31, 2008 National Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation Act of 2008
March 31, 2008 National Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation Act of 2008
Feb. 13, 2008 House Panel Approves Rep. Tom Allen's Bill to Create a National Oceans Observing System
Feb. 8, 2008 Statement on Court Ruling Striking Down EPA Emissions Rule
Jan. 11, 2008 Message to Maine: "Connecting with the Political World of America's Youth"
Dec. 12, 2007 Letter to The Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States
Nov. 13, 2007 Mercury Export Ban Act of 2007
Nov. 9, 2007 Portland Press Herald - "Political Circus in the House"
Oct. 18, 2007 Statement on the 35th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act
Aug. 24, 2007 Rep. Tom Allen Condemns Proposed EPA Refinery Air Pollution Rules, Calls for a Congressional Hearing
June 27, 2007 Rep. Tom Allen Votes for Significant Funding Increases for Environmental Protection and Conservation Programs
June 22, 2007 Statement from Rep. Tom Allen at Subcommittee on Environment and Hazardous Materials Hearing: H.R. 1534, the Mercury Export Ban Act of 2007
June 12, 2007 Rep. Allen's Ocean Observing System Clears Committee, Heads to House Floor
May 18, 2007 U.S. Representative Tom Allen Announces $2,376,000 Grant to the Maine Coastal Program
May 18, 2007 Rep. Tom Allen Introduces Legislation to Create Nationwide Ocean Observing System
May 14, 2007 Rep. Tom Allen Announces $1.4 Million to Clean and Redevelop Maine Brownfields
May 10, 2007 Rep. Tom Allen Announces $1,450,000 Grant for Town of Brunswick Effort to Protect Maquoit Bay
May 4, 2007 Maine Delegation Announces $217,000 for Environmental Studies at Brunswick Naval Air Station
May 3, 2007 Rep. Tom Allen Announces $400,000 for Gulf of Maine Ocean Observing System (GoMOOS)
April 2, 2007 Statement on Today's Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Decisions on the Clean Air Act
March 28, 2007 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2008
March 7, 2007 Letter: To Charles Rangel, Chair, Committee on Ways and Means, & Sander Levin, Chair, Subcommittee on Trade
Feb. 2, 2007 Statement from Rep. Tom Allen on Report of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Jan. 4, 2007 Rep. Tom Allen Joins Bipartisan House Oceans Caucus Members to Introduce Oceans 21 Bill
Sept. 21, 2006 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Act
Sept. 17, 2006 Maine Sunday Telegram - Incumbent: Solutions Start with Leadership
March 17, 2006 Statement on the U.S. Court of Appeals Decision that EPA's Proposed Rules Violate the Clean Air Act
Nov. 8, 2005 Rep. Tom Allen Announces $4.8 Million for Maine Projects in Science-State-Justice-Commerce Bill
Oct. 7, 2005 Gasoline for America's Security Act of 2005
Oct. 7, 2005 Rep. Allen Leads Successful Fight To Strip Base Closure, Anti-Clean Air Riders from Refineries Bill
Sept. 28, 2005 Opening Statement at Committee Mark-up of H.R. 3893, The Gasoline for America's Security Act
July 13, 2005 Appointment of Conferees on H.R. 6, Energy Policy Act of 2005
June 29, 2005 Rep. Tom Allen Leads House Fight to Block Bush Mercury Rule
June 17, 2005 House Oceans Caucus Members Introduce Landmark Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Ocean Resources
June 10, 2005 Delegation Pursues Federal Disaster Declaration for Shellfish Industry Due to Red Tide
May 26, 2005 Statement on the President's "Clear Skies" Initiative and Other Revisions to the Clean Air Act
April 20, 2005 EPA Has Manipulated Basic Facts on Emissions
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