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Paul Tonko's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Paul D. Tonko
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 06/18/1949
Birth Place: Amsterdam, NY
Home City: Amsterdam, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 4, 2014 Make It in America
Feb. 26, 2014 Wind Power
Feb. 6, 2014 Tonko Applauds Energy Department Support in Capital Region
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
July 31, 2013 Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013
July 25, 2013 Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Tonko Statement on House-Passed Energy Funding Bill
July 9, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2014
June 25, 2013 Rep. Tonko Statement on President Obama's Climate Change Action Plan
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chairmam Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Kaptur - Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Funding
April 10, 2013 The Safe Climate Caucus
Sept. 13, 2012 Markey, House Dems Provide Critique of Interior Fracking Rules
June 29, 2012 Importance of the Weatherization Assistance Program
June 27, 2012 Joint Hearing of the Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee and the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Continuing Oversight of the Nation's Weather Satellite Programs: An Update on JPSS and GOES-R
June 20, 2012 Domestic Energy and Jobs Act
June 1, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013
April 19, 2012 Hearing of the Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Impact of Tax Policies on the Commercial Application of Renewable Energy Technology
Feb. 14, 2012 Make it in America: Manufacturing Matters
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Dec. 7, 2011 Rep. Mike Thompson, House Members Urge Extension of 1603 Program to Create Clean Energy Jobs
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Leader Cantor, and Whip Hoyer
Dec. 2, 2011 Letter to Chairman Rogers, Ranking Member Dicks, Chairman Frelinghuysen, and Ranking Member Visclosky
Nov. 17, 2011 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Fostering Quality Science at EPA: The Need for Common Sense Reform
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Dicks
Nov. 3, 2011 Ener-G-Rotors CEO Takes Part in White House Roundtable on Jobs
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Appropriations Committee Chairs and Ranking Members
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 27, 2011 Committee Democrats Push Fairness and Equity in Siting Next Nuclear Waste Repository
Oct. 27, 2011 Joint Hearing of the Investigations & Oversight and the Energy & Environment Subcommittees of the House Science, Space, and Technology - "Review of the Blue Ribbon Commissions Draft Report on America's Nuclear Future"
Sept. 13, 2011 Jobs
Sept. 7, 2011 Make it in America
July 14, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 13, 2011 Clean Energy Jobs
June 23, 2011 Hands Off Medicare
June 22, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2021, Jobs and Energy Permitting Act of 2011, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1249, America Invents Act
May 28, 2011 Tonko Unveils 'Pain at the Pump Act'
May 12, 2011 Make it in America
April 25, 2011 Tonko, Gibson Announce Introduction of Fuel Cell Tax Credit Legislation
March 30, 2011 Wake-Up Calls; Are We Listening?
Feb. 16, 2011 Republicans' Irresponsible Spending Bill
Feb. 8, 2011 Clean Air Act
Feb. 7, 2011 SEEC calls on House Republican Leaders to act on Oil Spill Commission Report
Jan. 25, 2011 Tonko: President Sets Right Tone for Economic Recovery
Jan. 24, 2011 Make It In America
Jan. 12, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department of the Interior - Require Disclose of Chemicals Used in Hydraulic Fracturing
Jan. 7, 2011 Congressman Tonko Statement Regarding President Obama's Visit to General Electric in Schenectady on Tuesday
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