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Tim Bishop's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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
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
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary, Department of Homeland Security - Save Tax Dollars and Keep Plum Island Facility Open
July 19, 2013 Newsletter - Save, Don't Sell Plum Island
July 9, 2013 Letter to Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator of the NOAA - State Shark Fin Trade Laws
June 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary Sally Jewell, Department of the Interior - Wild Horse and Burro Program
Sept. 24, 2012 Bishop Joins EPA to Announce More than 900k in Long Island Sound Grants
Sept. 18, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner, and Minority Leader Pelosi
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to Acting Secretary Blank
Aug. 28, 2012 Letter to Acting Secretary Blank
July 20, 2012 President of Viking Fishing Fleet and Recreational Fishing Advocate Testify in Support of Bishop's Effort to Expand Striper Fishery
July 17, 2012 Bishop Statement to Expand Striped Bass Fishery to be Subject of Hearing in House
July 12, 2012 Letter to Secretary Lubchenco
May 30, 2012 Letter to Commerce Secretary John Bryson
April 17, 2012 Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012
Oct. 7, 2011 Delivering for Suffolk Country
July 25, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2584, Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Feb. 18, 2011 Bishop Vows to Keep Fighting for Plum Island and Against Wasteful Spending
Jan. 21, 2011 Bishop, Schumer Push for Army Corps to Dredge Montauk Harbor
Aug. 30, 2010 Bishop Introduces Bill to Expand Striper Fishery
July 21, 2010 Bishop Votes to Ban 'Crush Videos'
May 13, 2010 Bishop Pushes Back Against Proposed Fishing Regulations
Jan. 22, 2010 Bishop Calls For Overhaul Of Federal Fisheries Law Enforcement
Jan. 22, 2010 Bishop: Abandoning Li-based Data Collection Could Hurt Local Fishing Industry
Oct. 6, 2009 Letter To James W. Balsieger, Ph.D., Acting-Assistant Administrator For Fisheries At The NMFS
June 17, 2009 Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 30, 2007 Letter to William Hogarth, Ph.D Director National Marine Fisheries Service
Feb. 5, 2007 Bishop Announces $2.4 Million In Federal Funds To Protect Shoreline, Improve Emergency Response
Aug. 24, 2005 Senator Clinton and Congressman Bishop Call for Meeting With Secretary Chertoff to Discuss the Future of Plum Island
Feb. 10, 2004 Lowey Calls for Hearing on NY's Mercury Pollution as EPA Proposes Rules that Are too Lax
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Environment
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