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Jim Matheson's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

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
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
May 23, 2013 Newsletter - We Must Repeal the Renewable Fuels Standard
May 20, 2013 Congressional LNG Export Working Group Releases Statement on New LNG Export Approval
March 7, 2013 Energy and Commerce Members Outline Bipartisan Solution to Build Keystone XL Pipeline
Aug. 9, 2012 Matheson Calls for Suspending the Federal Mandate that Diverts Food to Fuel
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
June 5, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2013
May 3, 2012 Federal Government Wrong to Slow-Walk Cleanup
April 25, 2012 KCPW - Matheson Presses Energy Department on Moab Tailings Cleanup Slowdown
March 21, 2012 Helping Small Business Grow
March 6, 2012 The Salt Lake Tribune - New Contractor to Take Over Moab Uranium Cleanup
Feb. 16, 2012 Matheson Bill Promotes Energy Savings
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Kenneth Salazar, Secretary of the Department of Interior
Nov. 4, 2011 Matheson Questions Dept. of Energy Plan for Moab Tailings Cleanup
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
July 13, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 23, 2011 Bipartisan Letter Urges Renewable Energy Incentives for Non-Profits
June 3, 2011 Matheson introduces 'FUEL Act'
May 3, 2011 Barrow, Blue Dogs Endorse Bill to Boost American-made Transportation Fuel Supply
April 13, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ed Whitfield Chairman Subcommittee on Energy and Power House Committee on Energy and Commerce
April 6, 2011 Matheson Says Natural Gas Bill Advances Energy Independence
April 4, 2011 Energy and Commerce Committee Members Sullivan and Matheson Release Bipartisan Draft Legislation Calling for EPA Regulatory Impact Analysis
March 16, 2011 Matheson Supports Climate Change Action by Congress, not EPA
March 1, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ed Whitfield Chairman Subcommittee on Energy and Power
Feb. 11, 2011 Matheson Renews Bipartisan Push to Ban Foreign Waste Disposal in Utah
Nov. 9, 2010 Matheson Hails Court Ruling Restoring Compact Authority Over Utah Nuke Waste Site
Sept. 21, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar U.S. Secretary of the Interior
Aug. 11, 2010 Matheson encouraged by nuke waste cleanup near Moab
July 28, 2010 More analysis needed on using less water at nuke power plants
June 10, 2010 Matheson: Blending Nuke Waste Could be Recipe for Unwanted "Hotter" Waste in Utah
June 8, 2010 Matheson Bill Allowing for Clean Hydro Power Passes House
June 8, 2010 Bonneville Unit Clean Hydropower Facilitation Act
May 6, 2010 Home Star Energy Retrofit Act Of 2010
March 24, 2010 Matheson Opposes Move To Stop Closure Of Yucca Mountain
March 3, 2010 Matheson Demands Removal Of Depleted Uranium Barrels From Utah Site
Jan. 14, 2010 Matheson Letter Raises Concerns About Blending Nuke Waste
Dec. 2, 2009 Radioactive Import Deterrence Act
Nov. 3, 2009 Matheson Bill To Ban Foreign Nuke Waste Advances
Oct. 27, 2009 Matheson Foreign Waste Ban Bill To Get Subcommittee Vote
Oct. 16, 2009 Matheson Said Energy Funds Headed To Utah
Oct. 1, 2009 Matheson Votes Against Funding For Nuke Warhead
July 20, 2009 Matheson Sees Progress On Radioactive Tailings Cleanup Near Moab
June 26, 2009 American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
June 25, 2009 Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce - Comprehensive Health Reform Discussion Draft, Day Three
June 23, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - Comprehensive Health Care Reform
June 11, 2009 Hearing Of The Health Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - Emerging Health Care Issues: Follow-On Biologic Drug Competition
June 9, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Allowance Allocation Policies in Climate Legislation: Assisting Consumers, Investing in a Clean Energy Future, and Adapting to Climate Change
May 21, 2009 Matheson Statement on House Energy and Commerce Committee Vote
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