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Jim Matheson's Public Statements

Full Name: James 'Jim' David Matheson
Office: U.S. House (UT) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amy; 2 Children: William, Harris
Birth Date: 03/21/1960
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, UT
Home City: Salt Lake City, UT
Religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Secretary Ernest Moniz, Department of Energy - Application Approvals To Export More Natural Gas
Nov. 12, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Department of Energy Ernest Moniz - Open Access to Asian LNG Markets
May 23, 2013 Newsletter - We Must Repeal the Renewable Fuels Standard
April 15, 2013 Matheson Introduces Plan to Lower Cost of Food and Fuel
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
June 18, 2012 Matheson Land Exchange Bill Passes House
May 7, 2012 Letter to Conferees
May 4, 2012 Governor Herbert, Utah Congressional Delegation Comment on New Federal Hydraulic Fracking Rule
March 22, 2012 The Salt Lake Tribune - Bill to Exchange Tribal Land Earns Plaudits
Dec. 13, 2011 Matheson Supports Bill to Extend Tax Relief for Utah Families
Nov. 11, 2011 Matheson Says President Wrong to DelayApproval of Oil Pipeline from Canada
April 21, 2011 Matheson says Promoting Natural Gas Fueled Vehicles is a Win-Win-Win for Utahns
Dec. 8, 2010 Matheson: Oil pipeline Won't Restart Until Safety Order is Implemented
Nov. 1, 2010 Matheson Says Federal Investigators Conclude Chevron Liable for Red Butte Creek Oil Spill
July 27, 2010 Utah Congressional Delegation Blasts Judge's Decision on "Nuke' Waste Storage on Goshute Reservation
June 15, 2010 Matheson Puts Chevron on Notice at Oil Spill Hearing
June 13, 2010 Matheson Statement on Red Butte Creek Oil Spill
Oct. 20, 2009 Matheson Disappointed In Federal Agency Decision To Stall Oil Shale
Sept. 11, 2008 Several Members of Utah Delegation Laud Pickens
July 30, 2008 Produced Water Utilization Act of 2008
Feb. 27, 2007 Matheson Introduces Land Swap Bill
June 13, 2006 Matheson Fights Against Pay Raise for Members of Congress
May 3, 2006 Matheson: Local, Not Federal Control of Building Refineries
Sept. 8, 2005 Matheson Urges Action Against Gas Price-Gouging
Feb. 24, 2005 Matheson Statement on PFS Decision
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Increasing Domestic Oil and Gas Production
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Energy
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