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Barbara Boxer's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Barbara Boxer
Office: U.S. Senate (CA) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Stewart; 2 Children: Doug, Nicole
Birth Date: 11/11/1940
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Greenbrae, CA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Small Business
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Jobs and the Economy
June 23, 2014 Senator Boxer's Statement on Supreme Court Decision on EPA's Authority to Control Carbon Pollution under the Clean Air Act
June 9, 2014 Executive Session
June 6, 2014 Chairman Boxer Reacts to Report to the President on Improving Chemical Safety and Security
June 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - NRC's Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety
May 27, 2014 Senator Boxer Reacts to NRC Vote on Dangerous Nuclear Fuel Storage
May 16, 2014 E-Newsletter: Increasing Safety at Nuclear Power Plants
May 14, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning: Stakeholder Views
May 13, 2014 Senators Markey, Boxer and Sanders Introduce Legislation to Increase Safety at Nuclear Plants
May 12, 2014 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 -- Motion to Proceed -- Resumed
May 2, 2014 Letter to Allison Macfarlane, Chairwoman, Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning Licensee Exemptions
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
March 11, 2014 Senator Boxer's Statement Three Years After Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Disaster
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Mark Wetjen, Acting Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission - Share Information for Energy Market Oversight Now
Jan. 30, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - NRC's Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Dec. 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Domestic Renewable Fules
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Allison McFarlane, Chair of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Withdraw Controversial Policy that Enables NRC to Withhold Information from Committee Chairs and Ranking Members
Nov. 22, 2013 Senator Boxer Lauds AllenCo's Decision to Suspend Operations at University Park Facility to Protect Health of Children and Families
Nov. 21, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - NRC's Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Support California's Plan to Help Homeowners Make Clean Energy Retrofits
Sept. 20, 2013 Senator Boxer's Statement on EPA's Announcement of Proposed Carbon Pollution Standards for New Power Plants
June 7, 2013 Senator Boxer Reacts to Announcement that the Troubled San Onofre Nuclear Plant Will Close Permanently
May 28, 2013 Senator Barbara Boxer Reveals New Evidence that Southern California Edison Misled Safety Regulators and the Public About the Redesign of the San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant
May 20, 2013 Letter to Chairman Gensler - Energy Swap Markets Continue to Avoid Oversight
May 20, 2013 Facing The Issues
May 13, 2013 Senator Boxer Praises Important Safety Decision Impacting San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant
April 10, 2013 Senator Boxer and Rep. Markey Respond to the NRC Staff Proposal That Could Pave the Way for Restart of the Damaged San Onofre Nuclear Plant
April 9, 2013 Letter to U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chairwoman Allison Macfarlane - San Onofre Nuclear Plant
March 19, 2013 Senator Boxer Statement on NRC's Decision on Post-Fukushima Safety Requirements
March 9, 2013 Letter to the Chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Allison M. Macfarlane - Safety Improvements for Nuclear Reactors
March 8, 2013 Senator Boxer's and Rep. Markey's Statement on NRC's Release of Mitsubishi Reports on Safety Issues at San Onofre Nuclear Plant
March 5, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary Wolin and Acting Commissioner Miller - Alternative Energy Tax Credits
March 1, 2013 Senator Boxer Reacts to State Department's Draft EIS for Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 21, 2013 Letter to Nuclear Regulator Commission Chairman Allison Macfarlane - Nuclear Regulation
Feb. 12, 2013 Boxer Statement on President's State of the Union Address
Feb. 8, 2013 Senator Boxer and Rep. Markey on NRC's Response to Letter on San Onofre Safety Investigation
Feb. 6, 2013 Letter to Nuclear Regulator Commission Chairman Allison Macfarlane: Investigate SCE and MHI
Jan. 22, 2013 Chairman Boxer Starts off 113th Congress with Bills to Promote Energy Efficiency, Address Disease Clusters, and Preserve Fish and Wildlife
Nov. 20, 2012 Letter to Secretary LaHood
Oct. 4, 2012 Senator Boxer Presses NRC on San Onofre Investigation
Sept. 17, 2012 Senator Boxer: Addressing Safety Issues at San Onofre
Sept. 12, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee - "Oversight Hearing: NRC's Implementation of Recommendations for Enhancing Nuclear Reactor Safety in the 21st Century"
Aug. 22, 2012 Senator Boxer's Statement on Court's Disappointing Cross State Air Pollution Decision
Aug. 1, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - "Update on the Latest Climate Change Science and Local Adaptation Measures"
June 19, 2012 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act Of 2012
June 14, 2012 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
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