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Amy Klobuchar's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Amy Klobuchar
Office: U.S. Senate (MN) - Sr, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: John; 1 Child: Abigail
Birth Date: 05/25/1960
Birth Place: Plymouth, MN
Home City: Minneapolis, MN
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
Issue Position - Conserving Our Air, Water & Land
Issue Position: Homegrown & Renewable Energy
Issue Position: Environment & Conservation
Issue Position - Securing Our Energy Future: Promoting Homegrown Resources
July 14, 2014 Klobuchar, Leahy Introduce Legislation to Improve North Country Scenic Trail Route in Minnesota and Boost State Tourism
July 10, 2014 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act - Motion to Proceed - Continued
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Major Disaster Declaration
July 8, 2014 Klobuchar Announces Implementation of Two Critical Farm Bill Provisions She Authored to Protect Farmers and Ranchers, Improve Conservation
July 4, 2014 NNCN Now - Sen. Klobuchar Visits Sustainable Farm in Silver Bay
July 3, 2014 Letter to Debra Crusoe, Minnesota State Executive Director of the USDA Farm Service Agency - Support Minnesota Farmers and Ranchers Impacted by Flooding
June 29, 2014 The Pioneer Press - FEMA to Assess Flood Damage This Week
June 26, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader - Funding for Wildfire Suppression
June 24, 2014 Virginia MN - Guest Column: Water Resources Bill Important
June 12, 2014 Minnesota Lawmakers meet with Interior Secretary to Press the Administration to Complete Lewis and Clark Water System
June 11, 2014 Governor Dayton, Minnesota Congressional Delegation Meet with Secretary of the Interior to Push for Federal Funding for Lewis & Clark Water Project
May 27, 2014 Letter to Barbara Boxer, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, and David Vitter, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Regarding Plan to Restore Great Lakes
May 27, 2014 Klobuchar, Ellison Announce Successful Action to Close the Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Enivironmental Protection Agency - Proposed Greenhouse Gas Regulations
May 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, EPA Administrator - Regarding EPA Regulations on Coal
May 22, 2014 WRRDA Conference Report
May 22, 2014 Senate Passes Thune, Klobuchar Bill to Better Address Future Propane and Heating Fuel Shortages
May 22, 2014 Klobuchar: Final Water Infrastructure Bill Passes Senate, Heads to President's Desk to be Signed Into Law
May 22, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, and Thomas P. Bostick, Commanding General and Chief of Engineers - Regarding Soo Locks Replacement Project
May 15, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson: Final Water Infrastructure Bill Authorizes Funding for Roseau Flood Project, Marsh Lake Restoration
May 14, 2014 Durbin, Heitkamp Call For Federal Policies That Support Biodiesel Jobs & Production
May 14, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson: Final Water Infrastructure Bill Authorizes Funding for Roseau Flood Project, Marsh Lake Restoration
April 9, 2014 Commerce Committee Passes Thune, Klobuchar Bill to Address Propane and Heating Fuel Shortages
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
March 14, 2014 After Passing Senate, Sens. Franken, Klobuchar, & Rep. Nolan's Land Exchange Bill Set to Become Law
March 14, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Great Lakes Asian Carp
March 13, 2014 Administration Acts on Klobuchar Recommendation to Help Prevent Spikes in Gas Prices
March 5, 2014 Sens. Klobuchar, Franken, and Rep. Peterson: Army Corps to Fund Completion of Roseau Flood Project This Year
March 4, 2014 Duluth News Tribune - This is No Time for Minnesota Families to Go Without Heat
Feb. 5, 2014 After Push from Minnesota Lawmakers and Governor Dayton, Administration Takes Action to Make It Easier to Transport Additional Propane to Minnesota and Other Areas Affected by Ongoing Propane Shortage
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Michael Connor, Commissioner, US Bureau of Reclamation - Resources for Lewis and Clark
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Revise Fuel Standards Proposal
Nov. 15, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz: Proposed Rule to Amend Renewable Fuel Standard for Economy and Energy Security
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary Jo-Ellen Darcy, Department of Army - Asian Carp
Oct. 24, 2013 Klobuchar Provision to Keep Asian Carp out of Minnesota's Waterways Passes House of Representatives
Sept. 18, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Aug. 22, 2013 FTC to Review Charges that Oil Industry Blocking Use of Ethanol
June 18, 2013 Letter to Commissioner Michael Connor, Bureau of Reclamation - Rural Water Project
June 5, 2013 After Klobuchar and Crapo Urge Swift Action to Implement Formaldehyde Legislation, EPA Moves Forward with Rules to Protect Consumers from Dangerous Chemicals in Wood Products
May 23, 2013 ND, Minnesota Delegations: WRDA Legislation Key for Permanent Flood Control in Red River Valley
May 16, 2013 Klobuchar Amendment to Keep Asian Carp Out of Minnesota's Waterways Passes Senate
May 15, 2013 Klobuchar Announces Passage of Legislation to Invest in Water Infrastructure to Keep Minnesota's Economy Strong
May 14, 2013 Water Resources Development Act
May 2, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Don't Cut Timber Sales
April 30, 2013 Letter to Acting U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Ambassador Demetrios Marantis and Acting Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce Rebecca Blank - Requesting Scrutiny of European Commission Ethanol Imports Decision
March 5, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary Wolin and Acting Commissioner Miller - Alternative Energy Tax Credits
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