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Virginia Foxx's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Virginia Ann Foxx
Office: U.S. House (NC) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Tom; 1 Child: Theresa
Birth Date: 06/29/1943
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Banner Elk, NC
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 29, 2014 Earth Day
March 18, 2014 Water Rights Protection Act
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
July 24, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4078, Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 6082, Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan
July 13, 2010 Sugar Loaf Fire Protection District Land Exchange Act
June 17, 2010 Foxx Weighs in on Gulf Oil Spill Hearing
April 15, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4715, Clean Estuaries Act Of 2010, Waiving Requirement Of Clause 6(a) Of Rule XIII With Respect To Consideration Of Certain Resolutions, And Providing For Consideration Of Motions To Suspend The Rules
April 7, 2010 Americans for Prosperity: No Climate Tax
March 24, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4899, Disaster Relief And Summer Jobs Act Of 2010
March 15, 2010 More Government Won't Work
Dec. 11, 2009 EPA Carbon Dioxide Regulation Endangers American Jobs And Economic Strength
June 25, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2996, Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 16, 2009 Wine To Water Changes Lives Around The World
June 9, 2009 Republicans Want Energy Independence For Americans
May 12, 2009 President Obama's Energy Tax
April 2, 2009 Foxx Opposes Massive, Debt-Financed Budget
Sept. 17, 2008 Press Conference With Republican Members Of The House - Energy Legislation
July 29, 2008 Paperwork Assistance Act
July 14, 2008 Foxx Statement on the Lifting of the Offshore Drilling Ban
July 1, 2008 It's Time for a Declaration of Energy Independence
June 17, 2008 Captive Primate Safety Act
June 27, 2007 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Sept. 20, 2006 Press Release - Foxx Introduces Resolution Honoring Christmas Tree Industry
May 17, 2006 Forest Emergency Recovery and Research Act
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Energy and Gas Prices
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