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Chris Van Hollen, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' Van Hollen, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Katherine; 3 Children: Anna, Nicholas, Alexander
Birth Date: 01/10/1959
Birth Place: Karachi, Pakistan
Home City: Kensington, MD
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
Aug. 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Abandon Plans for Seismic Testing off Maryland Coast
July 30, 2014 21st Century Endangered Species Transparency Act
March 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack - Provide Additional Resources to Address Colony Collapse Disorder
July 9, 2013 Letter to Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator of the NOAA - State Shark Fin Trade Laws
June 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary Sally Jewell, Department of the Interior - Wild Horse and Burro Program
July 17, 2012 National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2012
April 17, 2012 Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior - Wilderness Designation for Coastal Plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
May 24, 2011 44 House Members Call on President to Enforce Law to Protect Wild Lands
Sept. 1, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Oct. 22, 2008 Letter to the Honorable Carlos M. Gutierrez, Secretary of Commerce
May 5, 2008 Letter to Carlos M. Gutierrez, Secretary of Commerce
April 15, 2008 Taxpayer Assistance and Simplification Act of 2008
Jan. 29, 2007 Introduction of the Taxpayer Abuse and Harassment Prevention Act: Congress Should Not Allow Bounty Hunters to Abuse Taxpayers
April 12, 2005 Introduction of the Taxpayer Abuse Prevention Act: Congress Should not Allow Bounty Hunters to Abuse Taxpayers
July 23, 2004 Van Hollen Opposes Funding Cuts in NIST and NOAA
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