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Bill Shuster's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Bill Shuster
Office: U.S. House (PA) - District 9, Republican
First Elected: 2001
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 9
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Rebecca; 2 Children: Ali, Garrett
Birth Date: 01/10/1961
Birth Place: McKeesport, PA
Home City: Hollidaysburg, PA
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
July 17, 2014 Committee Passes Bills to Ensure Balance, Certainty, and Federal-State Partnership in Regulation of Nation's Waters
July 11, 2014 Legislation to Prevent Federal Overreach in Regulation of Nation's Waters Introduced by Committee Leaders
June 23, 2014 Toomey, Thompson, Perry, Barletta, Shuster: Latest EPA Overreach Will Devastate Pennsylvania Farmers
June 11, 2014 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Impacts of Proposed Clean Water Act Jurisdiction Changes
June 10, 2014 WRRDA Signed Into Law
June 10, 2014 WRRDA Signed Into Law
May 20, 2014 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014
May 20, 2014 Rep. Davis Applauds Approval of WRRDA Conference Report
May 15, 2014 Committee Releases Water Resources Reform and Development Act Conference Report
May 8, 2014 Boxer, Shuster, Vitter and Rahall Announce Agreement on Bipartisan, Bicameral WRRDA Conference
April 29, 2014 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - A Review of Recent United States Army Corps of Engineers Chief's Reports and Post Authorization Change Reports
April 28, 2014 Shuster Chairs Congressional Hearing in Altoona to Examine Impact of Substantial New Federal Water Regulations
April 28, 2014 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Federal Regulation of Waters: Impacts of Administration Overreach on Local Economies and Job Creation
April 25, 2014 Shuster Tours Appvion Pulp and Paper Mill and Holds Town Hall with Employees
April 4, 2014 Fox News.com - U.S. Needs Fair Regulation of Water, Not Folly of Obama's Imperial Powergrab
March 26, 2014 Shuster Slams President Obama for Efforts to Regulate Water on Private Property
March 25, 2014 Shuster, Gibbs Blast Administration for Moving Ahead with Federal Regulatory Expansion Over Waters
March 25, 2014 Committee Leaders Announce Plans to Mark Up Legislation to Push Back on EPA Regulatory Overreach
March 21, 2014 Shuster Bill to Provide Emergency Relief from Propane Crisis Becomes Law
March 6, 2014 T&I Leaders' Joint Statement on EU Aviation Emissions Cap & Trade Reversal
March 6, 2014 Shuster Votes to Bring a Dose of Reality to the EPA
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep the EPA Out of Our Backyard Ponds and Puddles
Feb. 10, 2014 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - The Charleston, West Virginia Chemical Spill
Jan. 28, 2014 Shuster Statement in Response to the State of the Union Address
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Nancy Stoner, Acting Assistant Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Requesting Information on EPA's Inclusion of Fire Hyrants as a Potable Water Source
Oct. 24, 2013 Rahall Spearheads Passage of Bipartisan, Pro-Jobs Water Transportation Bill
Oct. 23, 2013 Shuster WRRDA Bill Passes with Broad Support
Sept. 19, 2013 Crawford Statement on WRRDA Markup
Aug. 3, 2013 Chairman Shuster Discusses Infrastructure with Nation's Governors, Highlights WRRDA
Aug. 2, 2013 Shuster and Gibbs Announce Plans for Committee to Consider Water Resources Reform Legislation in September
Aug. 2, 2013 Shuster Takes on the EPA
July 25, 2013 Shuster Votes to Empower States, Block More EPA Regulations
July 22, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Greenhouse Gas Proposals Would Be Disastrous
July 11, 2013 Letter to President Obama - EPA Regulations
May 21, 2013 Freedom to Fish Act
May 20, 2013 Shuster: One Step Away
May 16, 2013 Committee Votes in Favor of Building Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 14, 2013 Sandy Recovery Improvement Act of 2013
Oct. 18, 2012 Thompson Calls on EPA to Revise Coal Regulation, Preserve Jobs & Prevent Closure of 14 PA Waste Coal Plants
Oct. 15, 2012 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Separate Subcategory for Waste Coal Plants
Aug. 21, 2012 Shuster Applauds Court Ruling Striking Down EPA Air Regulation Rule
June 19, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 4348, Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
June 12, 2012 Highridge Water Authority Receives $70,000 to Fund Waterline Extension Project
March 8, 2012 Historic Preservation Funds to Revitalize Pennsylvania's Natural Heritage
Feb. 15, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3408, Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3813, Securing Annuities for Federal Employees Act of 2012...
Feb. 1, 2012 Letter to Lisa P. Jackson, Administrator of United States Environmental Protection Agency
Nov. 16, 2011 Hearing Focused on Impact of Federal Regulation of State Shale Gas Development
Nov. 1, 2011 Pennsylvania Members Call on Senate to Pass Bipartisan Jobs Bill, Cut Bureaucratic Red Tape
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