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John Kerry's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: John Forbes Kerry
Office: U.S. Secretary of State, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/29/2013
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Teresa Heinz; 2 Children: Alexandra, Vanessa; 3 Stepchildren: John, Andre, Christopher
Birth Date: 12/11/1943
Birth Place: Aurora, CO
Home City: Boston, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Dec. 16, 2013 Joint Press Availability With Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh
Dec. 15, 2013 Remarks on Climate Change and the Environment
Nov. 20, 2013 Video Message to COP-19 on the Initiative for Sustainable Forest Landscapes From the U.S.
Nov. 18, 2013 Message to COP-19 on the President's Climate Action Plan
Nov. 18, 2013 Message to COP-19 on the President's Climate Action Plan
Nov. 14, 2013 The Huffington Post - The Crush on Wildlife
Oct. 29, 2013 Remarks to the D.C. Greening Embassies Forum
Sept. 27, 2013 Release of the Fifth Assessment of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Aug. 13, 2013 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota After Their Meeting
July 19, 2013 Getting the U.S.-China Climate Partnership Right
July 16, 2013 Results of the Special Meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources
June 25, 2013 Announcement of The President's Climate Action Plan
June 23, 2013 Remarks on the U.S.-India Strategic Partnership
June 19, 2013 Grist - We Work on Climate Change Every Day
June 6, 2013 World Oceans Day
May 15, 2013 Remarks at the Arctic Council Ministerial Session
April 22, 2013 Earth Day
April 13, 2013 Remarks at Energy Cooperation Event
March 22, 2013 World Water Day
Feb. 20, 2013 Address at the University of Virginia on Foreign Policy
Sept. 27, 2012 New Bedford Standard Times - Fisheries Disaster Declaration Means More Work to Be Done
Aug. 3, 2012 Kerry, Delegation: New Fishing Report Shows Need for Relief for Massachusetts Fishermen
Aug. 1, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
July 13, 2012 Cape Cod AmeriCorps Wins $425k to Preserve Vital Community Environmental, Disaster Response Projects
July 9, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
July 6, 2012 Fall River Herald News - The Time to Address Climate Change Is Now
June 20, 2012 Disapproval of EPA Emission Standards Rule--Motion to Proceed--
June 19, 2012 Kerry: On Eve of RIO+20, an Honest Assessment of Climate Change Challenge
June 19, 2012 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
June 15, 2012 Markey Commends Proposed Soot Pollution Standards
June 6, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Commerce Committee - Kerry Urges US, EU Negotiation to Address Aviation Emissions
April 24, 2012 Kerry Provision to Protect Massachusetts Fishermen Included in Senate Bill
April 10, 2012 Kerry Supports Legislation to Increase Protections against Dangerous Toxins
March 27, 2012 Kerry Supports New GHG Pollution Protections
Feb. 16, 2012 Kerry Statement on New Global Climate Initiative
Dec. 21, 2011 Kerry Statement on EPA Mercury and Air Toxics Standards
Dec. 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 5, 2011 Letter to Hilary Clinton, Secretary of State
Nov. 17, 2011 Letter to John Bryson, Secretary U.S. Department of Commerce and Jane Lubchenco, Administrator of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 10, 2011 Disapproving a Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to the Mitigation by States of Cross-Border Air Pollution Under the Clean Air Act
Oct. 13, 2011 U.S. Senators Introduce Bill to Create a New National Historical Park in the Blackstone Valley
Sept. 13, 2011 Bipartisan Group of Senators Announce Formation of Oceans Caucus
July 12, 2011 Kerry, Moran Legislation Would Protect Americans from Dangerous Chemicals
July 5, 2011 Fire Grant for Southern Norfolk County ARC
June 14, 2011 Kerry, Brown, Frank, McGovern Laud End to LNG Proposal in Fall River
May 2, 2011 Letter to Eric Schwaab, NOAA Assistant Adminstrator of Fisheries
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 31, 2011 Senators Stand Up for Clean Air Act
March 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States
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