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Tim Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' H. Bishop
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Independence, Working Families for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathryn; 2 Children: Molly, Meghan
Birth Date: 06/01/1950
Birth Place: Southampton, NY
Home City: Southampton, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Gas Prices
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
Feb. 14, 2014 Bishop Leads Successful Push for NORA Reauthorization Program Benefits Brookhaven Lab Oilheat Research
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Aug. 30, 2013 Newsletter - Innovation Grows Jobs on Long Island
Nov. 2, 2012 Gas Shortage Update
July 6, 2012 Bishop Announces $12.7 Million for Long Island Power Authority for Irene Recovery Efforts
June 1, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013
March 7, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H. R. 3606, Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
Feb. 15, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Nov. 16, 2011 Hearing of the Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - "Hydraulic Fracturing of Shale Beds: Ensuring Regulatory Approaches that Will Help Protect Jobs and Domestic Energy Production"
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
June 22, 2011 Recall Announced Following Bishop's Demand for Scrutiny of Liquid Fuel
May 6, 2011 Leadership On Energy Issues
May 5, 2011 Bishop's Comprehensive Energy Bill will Save Billions, Lower Costs
April 27, 2011 In 2005 Bishop Proposed Plan to Kill Oil Subsidies, Use Savings for Clean Energy
April 12, 2011 Bishop Will Vote to Support Largest Spending Cut in History
Feb. 17, 2011 Letter To Paul Ryan, Chairman, House Budget Committee, U.S. House of Representatives and Harold Rogers, Chairman, House Appropriations Committee, U.S. House of Representatives
Feb. 16, 2011 Bishop, Schumer Reveal: House Budget Cuts Could Cripple Brookhaven National Lab and Cost Almost One Thousand Jobs
June 16, 2010 Bishop Effort Successful in Stopping Dividend Payment
May 17, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Harold Rogers, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee
Oct. 1, 2009 Bishop Votes To Boost Economy, Increase Weatherization Grants
May 20, 2009 New Fuel Cells Research Program At Brookhaven National Lab
Jan. 27, 2009 Bishop a Founding Member of New Energy and Environment Coalition
Sept. 16, 2008 Bishop Helps Pass Comprehensive Energy Legislation
July 30, 2008 Bishop Introduces Bill to Create National Strategy for Natural Gas Supply
July 28, 2008 Bishop Announces New Legislation to Address Skyrocketing Home Heating Costs
July 2, 2008 Bishop, Thiele Propose Energy and Transportation Solutions for Long Island
June 26, 2008 Bishop Supports Legislation to Fight High Gas Prices and Transportation Costs
June 6, 2008 Oil Companies Reap Billions in Royalty Relief
May 21, 2008 New Bill Invests in Renewable Energy, Cuts Taxes, Discourages Outsourcing
April 22, 2008 On Earth Day, Bishop Heralds Recent Progress for Environment
April 10, 2008 Bishop Welcomes Decision to Stop Broadwater
March 20, 2008 Bishop Statement on FERC's Broadwater Decision
Feb. 28, 2008 Bishop Votes to Invest in Renewable Energy, Create New Jobs
Jan. 10, 2008 Coast Guard has ‘Insufficient Resources' to Protect LNG Carriers, Terminals & Public, Says GAO Report
Dec. 18, 2007 Bishop Votes for Historic Increase in Fuel Efficiency, Cutting Energy Costs
July 18, 2007 Israel and Bishop: Full Funding for Brookhaven Lab Projects Passed in Energy Spending Bill
June 21, 2007 Reps. Bishop, Courtney And DeLauro Offer Amendment To Delay Broadwater Energy Project
June 20, 2007 Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 6, 2007 Israel And Bishop: Full Funding For BNL Secured In Energy Spending Bill
Jan. 11, 2007 Congressman Tim Bishop Public Testimony on Broadwater Proposal
May 25, 2006 American-Made Energy and Good Jobs Act
May 24, 2006 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2007
May 8, 2006 Bishop, Alessi Drive Message Home on Soaring Gas Prices and America's Energy Future
April 25, 2006 Bishop: President's Energy Response a Day Late and a Dollar-per-Gallon Short
March 9, 2006 NY Senators Schumer, Clinton and Rep. Tim Bishop Call on FERC Chairman Kelliher's Recusal from all Broadwater Business
Nov. 9, 2005 Conference Report on H.R. 2419, Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2006
Oct. 7, 2005 Bishop Leads Fight to Crack Down on Price Gouging and Increase Refinery Capacity
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