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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
Oct. 10, 2012 Letter to Lt. General Bostick
Sept. 11, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Almost $2 Million Federal Clean Energy Investment to NFTA-Funding to Create Natural Gas Fueling Station
Aug. 22, 2012 Letter to Administrator Craig Fugate, Federal Emergency Management Agency
July 9, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
June 29, 2012 Gillibrand Announces Over $100,000 for Hudson Valley Urban Water Projects
June 29, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Critical Asian Carp Legislation Included in Must-Pass Transportation Bill - Plan Directs Army Corps to Prioritize Separating Great Lakes and Mississippi River basin to Prevent Destructive Spread of Asian Carp
June 22, 2012 Gillibrand, Lieberman, Blumenthal and Schumer Announce Key Senate Panel Passes Legilsation to Protect long Island Sound
June 22, 2012 Gillibrand, Schumer, Lieberman & Blumenthal Announce Key Senate Panel Passes Legislation to Protect Long Island Sound
June 14, 2012 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior
June 13, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand, Bishop Announce Smithtown to Receive Over $1,000,000 FEMA Grant for Irene Recovery
May 24, 2012 Gillibrand Announces $320,000 for City of Ogdensburg in Brownfields Assessment Grants
May 14, 2012 At Schumer, Gillibrand & Owens's Urging, Feds Back Plan to Reopen Tahawus Rail Line Between North Creek & Newcomb -- Lawmakers Announce that Feds Have Granted Status that Will Resume Rail Service & Provide Huge Boost to Local Economy
April 13, 2012 Responsible Electronics Recycling Act Would Limit Export of Electronic Waste, Boost Domestic Electronic Recycling Industry, Reduce Number of Counterfeit Electronics, Support Efforts to Recover Rare Earth Metals Found in Electronics
April 13, 2012 Officials Sponsor Legislation to Preserve Millions in Federal Dollars for the Long Island Sound
Feb. 22, 2012 Hochul, Schumer, & Gillibrand Announce EPA to Begin Removing Barrels from Leroy Superfund Site Today
Feb. 16, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army
Feb. 3, 2012 Hochul, Schumer, Gillibrand Announce EPA Decision to Remove Barrels from Leroy Superfund Site
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army Department of the Army, Civil Works
Dec. 16, 2011 Gillibrand, Schumer Introduce Bill to Empower Cities' Ports to Regulate Clean Truck Programs
Dec. 16, 2011 Gillibrand, Lieberman, Blumenthal & Schumer Introduce Legislation to Protect Long Island Sound
Dec. 16, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 17, 2011 Schumer, Gillibrand Call on Army Corps to Expedite Asian Carp Study to Help Keep Invasive Species Out of New York State Waterways
Oct. 18, 2011 Higgins, Schumer & Gillibrand Want Answers on Bethlehem Steel
Sept. 23, 2011 U.S. Senate Passes Resolution Designating National Estuaries Day
Aug. 2, 2011 Senators Carper, Snowe Lead Bipartisan Group of Colleagues in Resolution in Support of Recycling
July 20, 2011 Help Western New York Businesses Become More Energy Efficient
July 6, 2011 Hinchey and Gillibrand Reintroduce Bill to Study if Hudson River Valley Should Be National Park Service Unit
June 23, 2011 Sens. Carper, Coons, Lautenberg, Menendez, Schumer, Gillibrand and Casey Introduce Bill to Protect and Enhance the Delaware River Watershed
April 29, 2011 Gillibrand Hails Northern Westchester Energy Action Consortium as Environmental Champion
April 29, 2011 Gillibrand Hails Tri-State Transportation Campaign as Environmental Champion
April 27, 2011 Letter to Administrator Lisa Jackson
April 7, 2011 Cardin and EPW Colleagues Applaud Senate's Vote to Protect Public Health and Job Creation Under Clean Air Act
April 6, 2011 Chairman Boxer and EPW Colleagues Applaud Senate Vote to Protect Public Health and Job Creation under the Clean Air Act
March 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States
March 28, 2011 Gillibrand, Nadler, Mayor Bloomberg, Yassky, Announce New Legislative Push on Capitol Hill For Fuel -Efficient Taxi Fleets After Supreme Court Decision Grids NYC Plan To A Halt
March 3, 2011 Chairman Boxer and EPW Colleagues' Statement on Inhofe/Upton Bill that Would Permanently Block Protections from Carbon Pollution
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to the Honorable W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Oct. 29, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to Administrator Lisa Jackson of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Sept. 29, 2010 Senate EPW Committee Members Introduce Legislation to Reduce Dangerous Lead in Drinking Water
Sept. 29, 2010 Senators Introduce Legislation to Reduce Dangerous Lead in Drinking Water
Sept. 24, 2010 Gillibrand, Polis, Castle Introduce National Environmental Education Act Reauthorization
July 21, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid
July 6, 2010 Maffei, Gillibrand Introduce Onondaga Lake Restoration Act
June 30, 2010 Gillibrand, Lieberman, Dodd, & Schumer Announces Key Senate Panel Passes Legislation To Protect Long Island Sound, An EPA "Imparied Water Body"
June 25, 2010 After Asian Carp Found Within Six Miles Of Great Lakes, Gillibrand Demands Swift Action To Stop Spread Of Species
June 24, 2010 Letter To President Barack Obama
June 22, 2010 LTC Daniel B. Snead, District Commander, United States Army Corps Of Engineers, Buffalo District
June 14, 2010 Letter to Mr. Tony Hayward Group Chief Executive, BP
June 10, 2010 Letter to Admiral Allen, Secretary Napolitano, and Secretary Locke
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