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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
Issue Position: Combating Global Climate Change
Issue Position: Energy Solutions
July 29, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce More Than $1.7 Million in Disaster Relief Funding for Clinton Central School District in Oneida County - Middle School & High School Were Severely Damaged By Flooding Last Year
July 21, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture - Electric Transmission Lines
June 16, 2014 Schumer, Gillibrand Push to Secure Federal Funding That Will Improve Access To & Spur Redevelopment of Isolated Former Glenwood Power Plant in Yonkers -- Better Transportation Is Key to Turning Plant into World-Class Cultural Center & Redeveloping Waterfront Area for Residents, Business, Tourism
May 20, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - Regarding Grant to Establish National Composites Center
May 20, 2014 With Upstate New York Electricity Bills Expected to Rise this Month, Gillibrand Calls for Investigation of Electricity Market Manipulation
May 2, 2014 Letter to Allison Macfarlane, Chairwoman, Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Nuclear Reactor Decommissioning Licensee Exemptions
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
March 21, 2014 Letter to Ron Wyden, Chairman Committee on Finance and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member Committee on Finance - Include Extensions of Investment Tax Credit and Production Tax Credit for Wind Energy in Upcoming Tax-Extenders Package
Jan. 14, 2014 Schumer and Gillibrand Announce $5.1 Million in Federal Funds to Enable Gas Stations Along Pivotal Highways and Evacuation Routes to Install Back-Up Power Generators for Use During Times of Crisis
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 19, 2013 Schumer, Gillibrand, Owens Announce over $200K in Federal Funding for Town of Chester
Sept. 12, 2013 Gillibrand Introduces Amendment to Allow Storm-Impacted Homeowners, Businesses, and Communities to Use Federal Disaster Relief Aid for Energy-Efficient Infrastructure Upgrades
Sept. 12, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
April 22, 2013 Gillibrand, Johanns Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Encourage Use of Mechanical Insulation -- Help Businesses Cut Energy Costs, Create New Green Jobs
March 29, 2013 At Gillibrand's Urging, Administration Releases New Third Tier of Emission Reduction Standards
March 21, 2013 Gillibrand Hails Lumi Solair As Environmental Champion
Feb. 21, 2013 Letter to Nuclear Regulator Commission Chairman Allison Macfarlane - Nuclear Regulation
Feb. 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Chu and Acting Director Zeints - Increase Funding to Keep Only Remaining Atom Smasher in Country Open
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to Chairwoman Stabenow and Ranking Member Roberts - Energy Production
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Nov. 20, 2012 Letter to Secretary LaHood
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
July 6, 2012 Bishop Announces $12.7 Million for Long Island Power Authority for Irene Recovery Efforts
May 7, 2012 Letter to Secretary Bryson
March 22, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Subcommittee Leaders, Chairman Frelinghuysen, Chairman Feinstein, Ranking Member Visclosky, and Ranking Member Alexander
Jan. 19, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 19, 2011 Gillibrand Announces Congressional Passage of $2 Million in Funding for U.S.-Israel Energy Cooperative Agreement
Dec. 8, 2011 Schumer, Gillibrand Reveal: House Budget Cuts Could Delay Construction of Brookhaven National Lab's National Lightsource II: Senators Urge Key Senate Committee to Fully Fund BNL's Crucial Programs
Dec. 8, 2011 House Budget Cuts Could Delay Construction of Brookhaven National Lab's National Lightsource II; Senators Urge Key Senate Committee to Fully Fund BNL's Crucial Programs
Nov. 15, 2011 Gillibrand Announces New "Upstate Works Act" to Create New Jobs, Set Foundation for Strong, Growing Upstate Economy
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairman Inouye, and Ranking Member Cochran
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to The President
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Chairman Dianne Feinstein and Ranking Member Lamar Alexandar
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the United States Department of Health & Human Services
Oct. 11, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 7, 2011 At Hypres In Westchester County, Gillibrand, Lowey Announce "Made In America" Grant Bill to Bolster High-Tech Manufacturing for New York
Sept. 8, 2011 Reps. Manzullo & Ryan, Sens. Gillibrand & Johanns Unveil Bill to Cut Energy Costs, Help Create Jobs
Aug. 25, 2011 Gillibrand Meets With Finger Lakes Region Farmers, Continues Listening Tour To Discuss 2012 Farm Bill
Aug. 24, 2011 At Elna Magnetics In Ulster County, Gillibrand Announces "Made In America" Grants To Bolster High-Tech Manufacturing For New York
Aug. 18, 2011 Gillibrand Announces "Made In America" Grants To Bolster High-Tech Manufacturing For New York
Aug. 15, 2011 Gillibrand Meets With Western New York Farmers, Continues Listening Tour To Discuss 2012 Farm Bill
July 20, 2011 Help Western New York Businesses Become More Energy Efficient
June 21, 2011 With Jobs Growing In Advanced Manufacturing, Gillibrand Announces "Made In America" Grants To Bolster High-Tech Manufacturing In New York
June 7, 2011 After Gillibrand Call For Investigation Into China's Unfair Trade Practices, China Ends Wind Turbine Subsidies
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