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Diana DeGette's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Diana Louise DeGette
Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Lino; 2 Children
Birth Date: 07/29/1957
Birth Place: Tachikawa, Japan
Home City: Denver, CO
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 14, 2014 Letter to Doug Lamborn, Chairman of the Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - Public Lands Renewable Energy Development Act
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Renewable Fuel Standard
Nov. 22, 2013 DeGette-Authored Hydropower Act Delivering Results For Colorado
Nov. 21, 2013 DeGette And McKinley Introduce Bipartisan Bill Creating Energy Commission
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Aug. 9, 2013 DeGette Hails President Obama Signing Bipartisan Hydropower Bill Into Law
Aug. 2, 2013 Launching A New Path Toward A Cleaner, Smarter Energy Policy
Aug. 2, 2013 DeGette And McMorris Rodgers Hail Senate's Unanimous Passage Of Bipartisan Hydropower Bill
May 8, 2013 DeGette Applauds Senate Committee's Unanimous Passage Of Hydropower Bill
March 19, 2013 DeGette-McMorris Rodgers Hydropower Bill Passes U.S. House Unanimously
Sept. 14, 2012 No More Solyndras Act
July 9, 2012 U.S. House of Representatives Passes McMorris Rodgers-Degette Hydropower Bill with Broad Bipartisan Support
July 9, 2012 Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2012
June 26, 2012 Committee to Examine Eroding Oversight at Nation's Most Critical Nuclear Sites -- "Hands Off, Eyes On" Approach Raises Bipartisan Concerns
June 20, 2012 Energy & Commerce Committee Approves McMorris Rodgers-DeGette Hydropower Bill
June 19, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - DeGette Questions Legitimacy Of GOP "Federal Green Jobs Agenda" Hearing
June 7, 2012 Energy & Power Subcommittee Approves DeGette-McMorris Rodgers Hydropower Bill
May 14, 2012 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee
April 18, 2012 DeGette Statement On EPA Fracking Standards
April 13, 2012 DeGette Statement On President's Announcement Of Interagency Working Group On Fracking
March 9, 2012 EPA Gives Initial Approval to Colorado's Plan -- Backed by Delegation -- to Reduce Regional Haze Pollution
March 2, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Barrack Obama, President of the United States
Feb. 15, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Feb. 7, 2012 Members Of Colorado Delegation Pick Up Bipartisan Push For Extension Of Wind Tax Credit
Jan. 12, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Fred Upton Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce, The Honorable Mary Bono Mack Chairman Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade, and The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation
Dec. 15, 2011 Energy and Commerce Members Introduce Bill To Facilitate Hydropower Production
Nov. 14, 2011 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman of Committee on Energy and Commerce
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Dicks
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 26, 2011 Letter to Chairman Upton and Chairman Stearns
Oct. 12, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 3, 2011 Letter to Chairman Upton and Chairman Stearns
Sept. 28, 2011 USA Today - GOP Hammers Solyndra, Obama White House
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA
Sept. 19, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Aug. 11, 2011 DeGette Statement on Department of Energy Hydraulic Fracturing Report
Aug. 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
July 20, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "Regulatory Reform Series #5 -- FDA Medical Device Regulation: Impact on American Patients, Innovation, and Jobs"
July 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Upton and Chairman Whitfield
June 24, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce - "OMB's Role in the DOE Loan Guarantee Process"
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Fred Upton Chairman House Energy and Commerce Committee and The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Energy and Commerce Committee
April 14, 2011 Letter to Vic Abate, Vice President of Renewables for General Electric Energy
April 13, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - "Import Safety: Status of FDA's Screening Efforts at the Border"
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