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David Vitter's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: David B. Vitter
Office: U.S. Senate (LA) - Jr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Wendy; 4 Children: Sophie, Lise, Airey, Jack
Birth Date: 05/03/1961
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Metairie, LA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
March 13, 2014 Vitter: Senate Passes Flood Insurance Fix Bill
March 12, 2014 Vitter Very Hopeful Senate Can Pass Flood Fix Today or Tomorrow
March 12, 2014 Letter to Nancy Stoner, Acting Assistant Administrator of the Office of Water of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Compliance Order
March 11, 2014 Letter to Bob Perciasep, Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Data Behind Clean Air Act Regulations
March 6, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, and Dan Ashe, Director of the Fish and Wildlife Service - Endangered Species Law Must Be Considered For Proposed NSPS for Power Plants
March 6, 2014 Flood Insurance and Veterans Medical Clinics
March 6, 2014 Vitter Pushes House Flood Insurance Bill on Senate Floor
March 5, 2014 Vitter: Senate Must Vote on House Flood Insurance Bill ASAP
Feb. 28, 2014 Vitter: EPA Proposal to Preemptively Shut Down Pebble Mine is Major Red Flag for Businesses
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - Administration's Secretive Global Climate Agenda
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General, Environmental Protection Agency - OIG Investigation into EPA'S Failed Attempt to Shutdown Hydraulic Fracturing
Feb. 26, 2014 Vitter: Social Cost of Carbon Process Plagued by Lack of Transparency
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to the Senate - Vote No on EPA Office of Water Nominee
Feb. 24, 2014 Vitter Supports New House Flood Insurance Fix Bill
Feb. 24, 2014 Vitter: EPA's Climate Change Case Could Cripple Democracy, Economic Future
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General, Environmental Protection Agency - OIG Report
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General, Environmental Proteciton Agency - OIG Report Neglects to Address Cronyism with Clean Air Advisors
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Arthur Elkins, Inspector General, Environmental Protection Agency - Activities of the OIG
Feb. 11, 2014 Vitter Responds to La. House Delegation Opposition to Interior Nominee Suh
Feb. 6, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Business Meeting
Feb. 6, 2014 Vitter's Wetlands Conservation Act Passes Committee
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Examining the Safety and Security of Water in West Virginia
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Punishing Most Vulnerable Americans With Higher Utility Bills
Jan. 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Oversight Hearing of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Jan. 28, 2014 Letter to Johnathon Jarvis, Director National Park Service - Controversial Survey Method to Expand Air Regulations
Jan. 24, 2014 Vitter: POTUS Should Reconsider Regulatory Onslaught Moving Forward
Jan. 23, 2014 Vitter: GAO Report Lays Out Army Corps' Project Delivery and Communication Shortfall
Jan. 15, 2014 Vitter: Bristol Bay Assessment Shows EPA's Disdain for Business Investment and Regulatory Process
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Barbara Boxer, Chairman Committee on Environment and Public Works - Schedule Oversight Hearing of EPA Fraud & Mismanagement Surrounding John Beale Saga
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Howard Shelanski, Administrator Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs Office of Management and Budget - Review of Social Cost of Carbon Estimates is Insufficient
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Administration Fails to Implement President's Signature Environmental Legislation
Jan. 8, 2014 EPA Basing New Carbon Rule on Impracticable Technology
Dec. 28, 2013 Abuse of Endangered Species Act threatens American's Private Property Rights
Dec. 11, 2013 Vitter: Report Says Louisiana Paying $39 Million to Subsidize Wind Energy
Dec. 9, 2013 Vitter, Inhofe, Crapo Introduce General Duty Clarification Act of 2013
Dec. 4, 2013 Vitter: Administration Hides Regulatory Onslaught in the Days Before Thanksgiving
Nov. 22, 2013 EPA Decision to Continue Violating Administrative Procedure Act
Nov. 19, 2013 Following Interior Department's Delayed Disbursement of Millions in 2013 Mineral Leasing Revenues, Bennet Urges Senate Passage of Return our State Shares Act
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Administrator Howard Shelanski, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs - Halt EPA's Clean Water Act Jurisdiction Change
Nov. 14, 2013 Vitter & Manchin: EPA Twisting Clean Water Act to Shut Down Mining Jobs
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Regulatory Overreach Impacting Alabama, U.S. Jobs
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Director Susan Dunham, Office of Atmospheric Programs - Clear Answers on Secretive Social Cost of Carbon Estimates
Nov. 5, 2013 Senators Boxer and Vitter Announce Senate Conferees for WRDA Bil
Nov. 4, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Climate Change
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - EPA's Carbon Listening Tour Bypasses Coal Country
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Nancy Stoner, Acting Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water EPA - Gulf Coast
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of Army for Civil Works and Nancy Sutley, Chairwoman Council on Environmental Quality - Unnecessary Expansion of Coal Export Review Would Undermine Jobs & Businesses
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Chair Allison Macfarlane, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Act on Yucca Mountain License Promptly
Oct. 23, 2013 Vitter Applauds House Passage of WRDA, Looks Forward to Conferencing with Senate Bill
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Environmental Protection Agency and Conducting Criminal Investigations
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