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Peter Shumlin's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Peter Elliott Shumlin
Office: Governor (VT), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 2 Children: Olivia, Rebecca
Birth Date: 03/24/1956
Birth Place: Putney, VT
Home City: Putney, VT
Date Title
Aug. 28, 2014 USDA Sec. Vilsack Visits Vermont
July 24, 2014 Governor Shumlin Announces $1.6 Million in Disaster Recovery
July 2, 2014 Gov. Shmulin Announces Two Energy Programs at Solar Summer Stop in Morrisville
May 29, 2014 Eight State Alliance Releases Plan to Put 3.3 Million Zero Emission Vehicles on the Road
May 29, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Commissioner Mears Release Lake Champlain Cleanup Plan
Feb. 26, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Treasurer Pearce, Legislative Leaders Outline Efficiency Initiative
Jan. 15, 2014 Gov. Shumlin's 2014 Budget Address
Jan. 8, 2014 Gov. Shumlin's 2014 State of the State Address
Dec. 9, 2013 Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States Seek to Curb Air Pollution from Upwind States
June 26, 2013 Gov. Peter Shumlin Issued the Following Statement in Response to President Obama's Climate Announcement
June 18, 2013 Gov. Shumlin Announces Innovative Program to Jumpstart Brownfield Redevelopment
June 17, 2013 Governor Signs Legislation to Promote Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy for Homes, Farms and Businesses
June 17, 2013 Gov. Shumlin Announces Initial Implementation of Electric Vehicle Charging Corridor Between Vermont and Quebec
May 21, 2013 Gov. Peter Shumlin Issued a Statement Following Deadly Tornadoes in Oklahoma
May 3, 2013 Gov. Shumlin Urges Vermonters to Participate in Green Up Day on Saturday
April 8, 2013 Gov. Shumlin issues third Irene Recovery Report
Feb. 14, 2013 Gov. Shumlin released the following statement on the introduction of the Climate Protection Act
Feb. 7, 2013 Gov. Shumlin announces new cap on regional carbon emissions
Dec. 18, 2012 Gov. Shumlin: Vermont Appeals FEMA Decision to Deny Public Assistance for Culvert Repair
July 25, 2012 FEMA Okays Lamoille Valley Rail Trail Repairs
June 12, 2012 Gov. Shumlin Announces Tax Relief for Mobile Home Owners Hit by 2011 Flooding
June 7, 2012 Gov. Shumlin Signs Universal Recycling Bill
May 4, 2012 Governor Shumlin's Arbor Day Message: Vermont is Forest Strong!
April 10, 2012 Governor Shumlin Announces Green Up to Recover Initiative
Dec. 15, 2011 Final Comprehensive Energy Plan Released
Sept. 8, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Appoints Lunderville to Serve as Irene Recovery Officer
Aug. 31, 2011 Special Veda Financing Available to Farms
Aug. 29, 2011 Democracy Now - Transcript
Aug. 25, 2011 Vermonters Urged to Prepare for Impact of Hurricane Irene
Aug. 2, 2011 Governor Shumlin's Statement Regarding the Detection of Strontium-90 in the Edible Portion of Fish Near Yankee Nuclear Plant
July 26, 2011 FEMA Approves Aid for Washington, Orange, and Essex
July 7, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Urges Obama to Back Tougher Emissions Standards
July 6, 2011 Gov. Shumlin's Statement in Response to Today's Annoucenment by the Attorney General
June 6, 2011 Letter to White House Outlines Damage from Most Recent Storms
May 26, 2011 Gov. Peter Shumlin's Statement Regarding the News that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Will Pull His State Out of RGGI
March 17, 2011 Vermont Joins Efforts to Fight Greenhouse Emissions
March 7, 2011 Governor Shumlin's Statement Regarding Today's Winter Storm
Feb. 1, 2011 Blog: Yankee Oversight Committee
Oct. 12, 2010 Shumlin: Yankee Plant Should Step Up Cleanup
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