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Orrin Hatch's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Orrin G. Hatch
Office: U.S. Senate (UT) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/1976
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elaine; 6 Children: Brent, Marcia, Kimberly, Scott, Alyssa, Jess
Birth Date: 03/22/1934
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, PA
Home City: Salt Lake City, UT
Religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Date Title
April 10, 2014 Letter to Secretaries Tom Vilsack, Ernest Moniz, and Gina McCarthy - Calling for USDA, DOE, EPA to Resist Taxing Livestock Emissions
March 11, 2014 McHugh Nomination
March 11, 2014 Hatch Touts Benefits of American Energy Development
March 4, 2014 Letter to Daniel Ahe, Director of the Fish and Wildlife Service - Energy Policy's Impact on Fish Hatcheries
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
Nov. 18, 2013 Lee, Hatch Respond to Administration's Last-Minute Delay of Nearly 100,000 Acres in Utah For Energy Leasing
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - EPA's Carbon Listening Tour Bypasses Coal Country
Oct. 31, 2013 Hatch: State Water Laws Must Trump Federal Permitting
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Senate ICBM Coalition, Missile Supporters to Hagel: No Environmental Study
Sept. 20, 2013 Hatch Slams Obama Administration's Push For Back-Door Energy Tax
July 29, 2013 McCarthy Nomination
April 26, 2013 Letter to Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Chair Jack Reed and Ranking Member Lisa Murkowski - Urges Appropriations Committee to Prioritize Forest Management Over Land Acquisition
April 24, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Bob Perciasepe - Urge EPA to Withdraw Water Regulations
April 23, 2013 Letter to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe - Avoid Expanding Water Regulations
April 19, 2013 Utahns Deserve a Say Over Our Lands
April 18, 2013 Letter to Senate Colleagues - Stop Mandated Wilderness Expansion from Washington
April 4, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Sutley - New Climate Change Litmus Test on U.S. Exports
March 12, 2013 Baucus-Hatch Bill Conserves Ag Lands, Boost Rural America
Feb. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Salazar - Release Federal Lands in Utah
Feb. 1, 2013 Letter to Department of Fish and Wildlife Director Dan Ashe and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Administrator Jane Lubchenco - Endangered Species
Jan. 23, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
Oct. 10, 2012 Hatch Calls on EPA to Drop Ethanol Mandate
July 27, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture
July 26, 2012 Hatch, 19 Others Aim to Block Harmful New Federal Regulations, Protect Energy Jobs
July 6, 2012 Philanthropist Dale Tingey's Remarkable Legacy of Giving Continues
June 20, 2012 Hatch: EPA Rule Kills Jobs, "Jeopardizes Our Nation's Most Affordable, Abundant, and Dependable Domestic Source of Electricity
June 13, 2012 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act--Motion to Proceed--Resumed
May 10, 2012 Securing American Jobs Through Exports Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
April 27, 2012 WEST Act Will Fuel Job Creation, Energy Production
Feb. 29, 2012 Western Caucus Examines Washington Barriers to Prosperity and Property Rights in the West
Feb. 29, 2012 Energy Policy
Feb. 28, 2012 Western Caucus Examines Washington Barriers to Prosperity and Property Rights in the West
Jan. 27, 2012 President Obama's SOTU Address More Hollow Rhetoric, Empty Promises
Jan. 9, 2012 Senators and Congressmen Denounce Obama Administration's Decision to Ban Uranium Mining in Northern Arizona
Dec. 29, 2011 Hatch Statement on New BLM Guidelines for Sage Grouse
Nov. 23, 2011 SkiLink Will Enhance Tourism, Create Jobs and Boost Utah's Economy
Nov. 17, 2011 Hatch, Lee, Bishop, Chaffetz Introduce Bill to Enhance Tourism and Job Creation in Utah
Nov. 10, 2011 Hatch Statement On Department Of Interior's "Crown Jewel" Recommendations
Nov. 4, 2011 Hatch Praises Senate Passage Of Three Utah Lands Bills
Nov. 3, 2011 Rebuild America Jobs Act
Nov. 3, 2011 Hatch Calls on Congress to Pass Common-Sense Transportation Infrastructure Bill
Sept. 28, 2011 Hatch Comments On Secretary Of Interior Salazar's Visit To Moab Today
Sept. 26, 2011 Hatch Joins Bipartisan Effort To Drop Onerous Job-Killing Epa Regulations
Sept. 2, 2011 Hatch on August Jobs Report; President Scrapping Burdensome EPA Regulations
July 28, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Minority Leader McConnell
July 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
July 21, 2011 Americans for Prosperity: No Climate Tax
July 21, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department of the Interior
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