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Daniel Akaka, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Daniel Kahikina Akaka, Sr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Chong; 5 Children: Millannie, Daniel Jr., Gerard, Alan, Nicholas
Birth Date: 09/11/1924
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Honolulu, HI
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment
July 19, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs - On the Impact of Environmental Changes on Native Nations
July 9, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
June 4, 2012 University of Hawaii to Recieve $6 Million to Support Biofuel Initiative
May 31, 2012 Hawaii Youth Conservation Corps to Receive More than $1.25 Million to Support Community Service
May 31, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $2.8 Million for Coral Reef Protection and Coastal Zone Management
May 25, 2012 Hawaii to Receive $2.07 Million to Combat Invasive Species and Plant Disease
May 14, 2012 Hawaii to Receive Money for Monk Seal and Sea Turtle Protection
March 21, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Retooling Government for the 21st Century: The President's Reorganization Plan and Reducing Duplication
Dec. 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 7, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - Is the National Capital Region Prepared for the Next Disa
Sept. 13, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Senators Announce Formation of Oceans Caucus
April 5, 2011 Tsunami Awareness Month
April 4, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Ray LaHood, Secretary of the Department of Transportation, and The Honorable Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
March 11, 2011 Associated Press - GOP Budget Targets Agency that Warned of Tsunami
June 14, 2010 Letter to Mr. Tony Hayward Group Chief Executive, BP
June 30, 2009 Two Hawaii Coastal Restoration Projects Selected to Receive Stimulus Funds
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee - Nominations
April 28, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of Senate Armed Services Committee - Nominations
Nov. 25, 2008 Letter To Dirk Kempthorne, Secretary, Department Of The Interior
Oct. 17, 2008 Non-Partisan Environmental Group Awards Perfect Rating to Senator Akaka
July 31, 2008 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: Release Oil from Reserve
March 13, 2008 Army Studies Environmental Impact of Additional Support Units in Hawaii
Dec. 20, 2007 Inouye and Akaka say Omnibus Funding Bill Provides $845 Million for Hawaii-Related Projects
July 11, 2007 Bingaman, Specter Introduce Low Carbon Economy Act of 2007
Feb. 12, 2007 Weekly Report: Week of Monday, February 12
Jan. 16, 2007 Akaka Cosponsors Bill to Combat Global Warming
Oct. 27, 2006 Senator Akaka Receives 100% Grade in 2006 National Environmental Scorecard
July 20, 2006 Akaka Joins Colleagues in Pushing for Solutions to Combat Global Warming
June 15, 2006 Akaka Calls for Cultural Sensitivity for NWHI Monument Designation
July 18, 2005 Petition to Discharge
Jan. 26, 2005 Global Tsunami Detection System
Jan. 26, 2005 Global Tsunami Detection System
April 1, 2004 Letter to EPA Administrator Michael O. Leavitt
Nov. 11, 2003 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004-Conference Report
Oct. 29, 2003 Climate Stewardship Act of 2003
March 6, 2003 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness and Management Support
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Environment
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