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Bill Pascrell, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: William 'Bill' J. Pascrell, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elsie; 3 Children: William III, Glenn, David
Birth Date: 01/25/1937
Birth Place: Paterson, NJ
Home City: Paterson, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy and the Environment
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Aug. 7, 2014 Letter to Walter Cruickshank, Acting Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Opposing Atlantic Drilling
Aug. 5, 2014 Reed Bill would Provide Tax Relief to Federally-Declared Natural Disasters
July 31, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Sound Alarm Over Toxic Weed Killer
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 2, 2014 Menendez, Pascrell Bill: Common Sense Fix to NJ's Crumbling Water Infrastructure
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Departing of Housing and Urban Development -- Diversion of Sandy Funds
April 24, 2014 Plugging The Gaps On Sandy Aid
April 11, 2014 Menendez, Booker, Frelinghuysen, Pascrell, Sires, Payne Statement on EPA Passaic River Cleanup
April 9, 2014 Pascrell Hinchliffe Stadium Bill Advances in House
March 31, 2014 Pascrell Lauds $2.1 Million Agreement to Repay EPA for Cleanup of Abrachem Chemical Site in Clifton
March 6, 2014 Hearing of the Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - H.R. 2430, Hinchliffe Stadium Heritage Act
March 4, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 14, 2014 State to Reopen Grant Programs for Home Elevations
Dec. 19, 2012 Rep. Pascrell Commends EPA Plan To Remove Mercury From Pompton Lake
May 27, 2012 Congressman Pascrell Calls on Congress to Reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program
Feb. 15, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Nov. 7, 2011 Salazar, City Officials Sign Agreement to Establish Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA
Sept. 21, 2011 Congressmen Reed and Pascrell Introduce Roofing Efficiency Jobs Act of 2011; Legislation Could Create 40,000 Jobs
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Chairman Camp
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Flooding from Tropical Storm Lee
Sept. 8, 2011 Congressman Pascrell Named as One of Eight Co-Chairs of the Congressional Hurricane Irene Coalition
Aug. 31, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Announces FEMA Assistance Approved for New jersey in Wake of Hurricane
Aug. 30, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Major Disaster Area in the State of New Jersey
July 27, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 17, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Announces $129,000 To Complete Peckman River Study Included In 2011 U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers' Work Plan
May 11, 2011 Reversing President Obama's Offshore Moratorium Act
May 5, 2011 Restarting American Offshore Leasing Act Now
April 14, 2011 Rep. Pascrell: Deal for 2011 Funding Isn't Perfect, But Keeps Government Open and Allows Us to Focus on 2012
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
July 29, 2010 Investing in American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010
July 21, 2010 Congresman Pascrell Introduces Legislation to Bring Jobs to New Jersey Through Offshore Wind Power Industries
June 11, 2010 Congressman Pascrell Lauds Agreement Reached by EPA, DEP, and DuPont Giving Residents in Contaminated Area Choice of Contractors for Sub-Slab Testing
May 28, 2010 Congressman Pascrell Holds Meeting of Pompton Lakes Leaders, EPA, and DuPont Officials
April 15, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, Department Of Interior
March 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Declare Nor'easter Storm Damage as Major Disaster in New Jersey
Jan. 28, 2010 Letter To Judith A. Enck, Regional Administrator, United StatesEnvironmental Protection Agency, Region 2
Jan. 21, 2010 Congressman Pascrell's Statement In Response To The Environmental Protection Agency's Letter To Pompton Lakes Residents Regarding Contamination Caused By Dupont Works Facility
Dec. 9, 2009 Pascrell Votes To Provide Relief To Economically Struggling Families, Businesses And Supports Cracking Down On Overseas Tax Evaders
Oct. 22, 2009 Solar Technology Roadmap Act
Sept. 17, 2009 Pascrell, Reichert Unveil Bipartisan Legislation Aimed At Promoting The Conversion Of Discarded Plastics Into Usable Fuels And Products
June 29, 2009 Pascrell And Lautenberg Advance Funding For Great Falls National Historical Park
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Homeland Security - The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act Of 2009
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