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Betty McCollum's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Betty McCollum
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 4, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Katie, Sean
Birth Date: 07/12/1954
Birth Place: Saint Paul, MN
Home City: Saint Paul, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Visitors from the Native Village of Shishmaref, Alaska Come to Congress
March 12, 2014 Letter to Neil Kornze, Principal Deputy Director of the Bureau of Land Management - Extention of Public Comment Period for BLM's Greater Mooses Tooth Draft SEIS
March 5, 2014 McCollum Hosts City of New Brighton and U.S. Army for Meeting to Explore Options for Future Funding of City's Contaminated Groundwater Recovery System
March 3, 2014 Congresswoman McCollum Celebrates the 45th Anniversary of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers Act
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, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 5, 2014 After Push from Minnesota Lawmakers and Governor Dayton, Administration Takes Action to Make It Easier to Transport Additional Propane to Minnesota and Other Areas Affected by Ongoing Propane Shortage
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 6, 2014 Letter to Susan Hedman, Regional Manager, US EPA Region 5 - Request for Cumulative Effects Assessment of Sulfide Mining in the Lake Superior Basin
Nov. 21, 2013 Celebrating the 45th Anniversary of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers Act
Nov. 20, 2013 Honoring the 25th Anniversary of the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area
Nov. 12, 2013 Typhoon Haiyan
Oct. 23, 2013 House Approves McCollum, Kelly Efforts to Combat Spread of Asian Carp
July 25, 2013 Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
March 27, 2013 Bassmaster - Legislators Tackle Asian Carp Issue
Feb. 25, 2013 Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2013
Feb. 12, 2013 McCollum Response to State of the Union
Jan. 23, 2013 Rep. McCollum's Bipartisan Bill to Fight Spread of Asian Carp Reintroduced
Oct. 4, 2012 EPA Awards Grant to Protect Women and Children from Mercury in Lake Superior Fish
Sept. 14, 2012 McCollum, LaTourette Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Fight Asian Carp in Upper Mississippi and Ohio River Basins
June 20, 2012 Congresswoman McCollum: Dangerous GOP Cuts to Environmental Protections Put Public Health at Risk; Protects Polluters
April 19, 2012 Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012
April 12, 2012 Mayor Coleman Unveils New Solar-Powered Electric Car Charging Stations in Como Park, First of Their Kind in Minnesota
March 22, 2012 World's Forests Defended and Celebrated on Capitol Hill
March 21, 2012 World's Forests Defended and Celebrated on Capitol Hill
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 14, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Oct. 6, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, EPA
Sept. 23, 2011 Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
July 27, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 20, 2011 H.R. 2018, Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011
July 7, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum Confronts Republicans on EPA Budget Cuts, Environmentally Destructive Policies
May 25, 2011 Sens. Klobuchar, Franken, Reps. Peterson, McCollum Announce Federal Disaster Declaration for 13 Additional Counties and Red Lake Nation
April 6, 2011 Congress on Wrong Side of History in Denying Climate Change
April 6, 2011 Speech of Hon. Betty McCollum of Minnesota
April 5, 2011 Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011
March 15, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator Of The Federal Emergency Management Agency
Feb. 16, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 2, 2010 Congressional champions, conservationists and Alaska Natives celebrate 50th anniversary of Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
July 23, 2010 Appropriations Committee Invests in Minnesota Priority Projects
June 15, 2010 World Ocean Day
April 8, 2010 April 8, 2010 - Congresswoman Betty Mccollum Joins Congressman Vernon Ehlers In Support Of The Great Lakes Ecosystem Protection Act Of 2010 (h.R. 4755)
May 27, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department Of The Interior
April 23, 2009 McCollum Amendment to Improve Nation's Water Quality Passes House
April 22, 2009 McCollum Commemorates Earth Day and Applauds EPA Ruling that Greenhouse Gas Poses a Danger to Public Health
Sept. 25, 2008 Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact
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