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Tim Kaine's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' M. Kaine
Office: U.S. Senate (VA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Anne; 3 Children: Nat, Woody, Annella
Birth Date: 02/26/1958
Birth Place: Saint Paul, MN
Home City: Richmond, VA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
July 9, 2014 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act - Motion to Proceed
July 4, 2014 Progress-Index - City Continues to Pursue Plans for Harbor
June 30, 2014 Kaine, Rigell, Scott, Wittman Host Sea Level Rise Conference in Norfolk
June 20, 2014 Kaine, Warner Announce that Virginia-Led Consortium Will Receive $5M Grant for Research on High-Tech Transportation
June 2, 2014 Kaine Statement On EPA Announcement Regarding Existing Power Plants
May 27, 2014 Senators of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Praise USDA for Recognizing the Bay as a Critical Conservation Area
May 22, 2014 Sens. Warner & Kaine Provisions to Boost Va. Projects Included in Final Passage of Water Resources Development Act
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Regulations on Coal
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Proposed Greenhouse Gas Regulations
May 14, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency- EPA Should Recognize Companies Like Mohawk Industries For Voluntarily Reducing Emissions
May 5, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx, U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary - Improved Crude Oil Rail Safety, Better Communication With First Responders Following Lynchburg Train Derailment
April 24, 2014 National Park Week 2014
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
March 13, 2014 Kaine Statement on Passage of Flood Insurance Bill
March 11, 2014 Solution to Climate Change in American Innovation
Feb. 4, 2014 Kaine Statement on Environmental Impact Statement for Keystone XL Project
Jan. 30, 2014 Kaine Hails Passage of Flood Insurance Bill
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Sen. Ron Wyden and Sen. Lisa Murkowski - Wildfire Coalition Grows In Senate
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Grant Temporary Protected Status to Filipinos in Wake of Devastating Typhoon
July 19, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Provide Coal-Fired Plants Flexibility To Meet Any New Regulations
June 25, 2013 Kaine Statement on President Obama's Climate Action Plan
May 15, 2013 Sens. Warner & Kaine Successfully Boost VA. Projects in Water Resources Development Act
April 10, 2013 Kaine Announces Support For Burwell Nomination During Confirmation Hearing
April 5, 2013 Kaine Tours Assateague Island, Meets With Local Leaders in Cincoteague
July 25, 2012 Stateent on "Open Act," Bipartisan Bill to Allow Offshore Energy Development in Virginia
Nov. 11, 2009 Governor Kaine Declares State Of Emergency
Oct. 7, 2009 Governor Kaine Announces New Regulation to Protect Seaside Waters for Aquaculture Operations
Oct. 6, 2009 Governor Kaine Announces $40 Million in Recovery Funds for State Energy Plan
Oct. 5, 2009 Governor Kaine Highlights Adoption of Stormwater Regulations
Oct. 2, 2009 Governor Kaine Announces Significant Improvements in Virginia Air Quality
Sept. 29, 2009 Governor Kaine Announces Virginia Ranked Eighth in the Nation for Domestic Visitor Spending
Sept. 10, 2009 Statement of Governor Kaine on Release of Draft Reports Required by President Obama's Chesapeake Bay Executive Order
Sept. 3, 2009 Governor Kaine Highlights Contributions, Savings from Telework Day
Aug. 17, 2009 Governor Kaine Highlights Benefits of Green Roof Construction
July 15, 2009 Governor Kaine Announces Statewide Telework Day
June 23, 2009 Governor Kaine Unveils Unique Program to Review Emissions From Grandfathered Facilities
June 10, 2009 Governor Kaine Signs Executive Order to Improve Energy Efficiency and Reduce Environmental Impact of State Government
April 14, 2009 Governor Douglas Announces $20 Million in Economic Recovery Funds
March 11, 2009 Statement of Governor Kaine on the Appointment of J. Charles Fox to Lead U.S. EPA's Chesapeake Bay Restoration Efforts
March 3, 2009 Statement of Governor Kaine on Climate Change Symposium
Jan. 14, 2009 State of the Commonwealth Address to the Joint Assembly
Dec. 4, 2008 Governor Kaine Announces New Environmental Stewardship Recognition for Virginia Military Installations
Sept. 13, 2008 Governor Kaine Announces Actions to Address Gas Supply During Gulf Hurricanes
Aug. 12, 2008 Fox News Channel "Fox & Friends" Interview - Transcript
Aug. 1, 2008 Governor Kaine Dedicates Portion of Smith Mountain Lake State Park for Late Delegate
Nov. 15, 2007 Governor Kaine Announces Statewide Ban on Open Burning Lifted
July 17, 2007 Governor Kaine and Philip Morris USA Announce Unique Virginia Environmental Project
May 29, 2007 Governor Kaine Announces Air Quality Improvements In Richmond, Hampton Roads
May 22, 2007 Governor Kaine Signs On To Climate Registry
April 12, 2007 Governors Kaine, Manchin, O'Malley, and Rendell Sign 'Highlands Action Program' Charter
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