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Jay Rockefeller IV's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: John 'Jay' D. Rockefeller IV
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/1984
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon; 4 Children: John, Valerie, Charles, Justin
Birth Date: 06/18/1937
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Charleston, WV
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 2, 2014 Rockefeller Releases Statement in Reaction to Announced EPA Rules
May 13, 2014 Rockefeller Statement on Fatalities at Boone County Mine
May 5, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 5, 2014 Rockefeller Announces Major Initiatives to Promote Clean Coal Technology
April 23, 2014 Rockefeller Joins Labor Department in Announcing New Black Lung Rules
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Rockefeller Statement Ahead of Fourth Anniversary of UBB Disaster
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
Jan. 31, 2014 Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall Announce $3.8 Million to Assist Households with Energy Costs
Jan. 2, 2014 Rockefeller Releases Statement on Eighth Anniversary of Sago Mine Disaster
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 20, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on EPA Carbon Emission Regulations
May 29, 2013 Rockefeller Statement on Patriot Coal Ruling
April 5, 2013 Rockefeller Says Latest Pipeline Accident is Part of Dangerous Trend
March 6, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Sept. 20, 2012 Rockefeller: Tax Credits One Piece of Clean Coal Technology Puzzle
Aug. 16, 2012 Rockefeller says New GAO Report Confirms EPA Standards Can Be Implemented Without Harming Electric Reliability
July 27, 2012 Remarks by Senator Rockefeller at Upper Big Branch Miners Memorial Dedication Ceremony
June 20, 2012 Holding on to the Past Denies Coal's Future
June 20, 2012 Rockefeller Statement on INHOFE Resolution Vote
June 15, 2012 Rockefeller Statement on Senate Energy Tour
April 4, 2012 Rockefeller Statement on Two Year Anniversary of Upper Big Branch Tragedy
April 2, 2012 State Journal - West Virginia Officials Applaud Federal Court Victory over EPA
March 8, 2012 Rockefeller Statements on Energy Amendments
March 7, 2012 State Journal - West Virginia Lawmakers Wary of Clean Energy Standard
Feb. 28, 2012 Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Lawmakers Eye Options for Bringing Residents Relief at the Gas Pump
Feb. 2, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Jan. 19, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 8, 2011 Rockefeller Says Senate Bill Will Protect Home Heating Funds For WV Families and Seniors
Nov. 17, 2011 Fossil Energy Funding
Nov. 17, 2011 Fossil Energy Funding
Nov. 14, 2011 Rockefeller Says Energy Production in WV Could Create More Jobs, if Done in a Safe and Responsible Way
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairman Inouye, and Ranking Member Cochran
Nov. 3, 2011 Charleston Daily Mail - GOP Targets Forgotten Measures
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the United States Department of Health & Human Services
Oct. 7, 2011 Rockefeller Statement on U.S. District Court Ruling on Mountaintop Removal Mining
June 24, 2011 Parkersburg News and Sentinel - Obama Praised, Criticized Over Oil Release
June 15, 2011 Rockefeller Marks Five-Year Anniversary of Miner Act
May 27, 2011 Letter to Senate Appropriations Energy and Water Development Subcommittee
May 12, 2011 Rockefeller Calls For Ending Tax Cuts For Wealthiest Oil Companies
May 11, 2011 Letter to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
March 31, 2011 EPA Regulations
March 30, 2011 Letter to the Federal Trade Commission
March 22, 2011 Letter to Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader
Feb. 11, 2011 Rockefeller Asks Administration Not to Cut Home Heating Assistance for West Virginia's Families and Seniors
Feb. 11, 2011 Rockefeller and Lautenberg Statement on Need for Increased Pipeline Safety
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