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Donna Edwards' Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Donna F. Edwards
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 06/17/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 1 Child: Jared
Birth Date: 06/28/1958
Birth Place: Yancyville, NC
Home City: Fort Washington, MD
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment
Aug. 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Abandon Plans for Seismic Testing off Maryland Coast
July 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - House Should Stay in Session to Address Budget and Other Pressing Issues
July 30, 2014 Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013
June 30, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Approve Ethanol Produced by Winter Barley as Advanced Biofurl
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 10, 2014 Edwards Attends White House Bill-Signing Ceremony For Conference Report For Water Resources Reform And Development Act
May 20, 2014 Edwards Floor Statement On Passage Of Conference Report For Water Resources Reform And Development Act
May 20, 2014 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014
April 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect the Chesapeake Watershed
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Nov. 14, 2013 Tom Udall, Edwards Introduce Bill To Prevent Stormwater Pollution, Create Jobs
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 7, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
Aug. 1, 2013 Committee Republicans Continue Partisan Vendetta Against EPA--Authorize Issuing Subpoenas to EPA, American Cancer Society, and Other Unspecified Citizens Despite Democrats' Strong Objections
Aug. 1, 2013 Climate Research
Aug. 1, 2013 Rep. Edwards Highlights Scientific Evidence of Effects of Climate Change
May 22, 2013 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairmam Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Kaptur - Domestic Fusion Research Programs Funding
April 17, 2013 NOAA Proposes Furloughs
April 15, 2013 The Boston Tragedy
Aug. 2, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declaration of Disaster for Maryland
June 1, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
April 20, 2012 Edwards' Statement Celebrating Earth Day 2012
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 11, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Oct. 11, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Oct. 5, 2011 Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA
Sept. 15, 2011 Committee Democrats React to EPA's Cross-State Air Pollution Rule
July 28, 2011 Committee Democrats Oppose H.R. 2484, Cite Unfunded Mandates
May 26, 2011 Reps. Edwards, Carnahan join Senator Udall to Introduce the Green Infrastructure for Clean Water Act of 2011
April 21, 2011 Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards' Statement Celebrating Earth Day 2011
April 7, 2011 Congresswoman Edwards, Sierra Club Condemn Legislation that Increases Dependency on Oil and Strips Sensible Clean Air Act Provisions
Dec. 14, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Nancy Pelosi and The Honorable Steny Hoyer
Sept. 30, 2010 Congresswoman Edwards Chairs Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Hearing on the Importance of Green Infrastructure
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 24, 2010 Maryland Congressional Delegation Receives Briefing on Potential Impact of Gulf Oil Spill on Maryland's Beaches, the Bay and Seafood Safety
April 15, 2010 Congresswoman Edwards Votes To Create Jobs And Expand The Economy With The Clean Estuaries Act Of 2010
April 15, 2010 Clean Estuaries Act Of 2010
Dec. 3, 2009 Reps. Edwards, Carnahan, Driehaus Introduce Green' Water Infrastructure Bill That Will Create Jobs, Reduce Costs
Oct. 27, 2009 Congresswoman Edwards: Pepco To Receive $168.1 Million From The American Recovery And Reinvestment Act For The Smart Grid Investment Program
Sept. 30, 2009 Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards' Amendment Adopted To Include The Chesapeake Bay In H.R. 3650, Establishing A National Harmful Algal Bloom And Hypoxia Program
June 26, 2009 American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009
June 26, 2009 Rep. Edwards Votes for Landmark Clean Energy Jobs Legislation
May 14, 2009 Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards Votes to Modernize, Upgrade, and Repair School Facilities in the District and Across the Country
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