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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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: Protecting 2nd Amendment Rights- Promoting Hunting and Fishing
Issue Position: Preserving 2nd Amendment Rights
July 31, 2014 Letter to John Gross, Asian Carp Director of the White House Council on Environmental Quality - Asian Carp
July 31, 2014 Letter to John Goss, Asian Carp Director of the White House Council on Environmental Quality - Preventing the Spread of Asian Carp
July 28, 2014 Standing On The Shore Of Mirror Lake, Gillibrand Discusses Legislation To Prevent Future Invasive Species
July 17, 2014 Gillibrand Urges Feds To Add Microbeads & Microplastics To List Of Great Lakes Contaminants
July 17, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Include Microbeads and Microplastics in the GLRI Action Plan
June 20, 2014 Boxer, Gillibrand Praise Obama Administration for Creating Pollinator Health Task Force
March 14, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Great Lakes Asian Carp
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary Department of Agriculture - Revive New York's Bee Population, Strengthen Farms
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary Department of Commerce - Waive State Matching Requirment on Behalf of New Hampshire Fisheries
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary, Department of Homeland Security - Save Tax Dollars and Keep Plum Island Facility Open
Jan. 14, 2014 Gillibrand Announces Federal Funding Bill Includes Provision to Protect the Great Lakes, Fight Asian Carp
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary Jo-Ellen Darcy, Department of Army - Asian Carp
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Senate Farm Bill Conferee - Include Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Language in 2013 Farm Bill
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Secretary of the Interior Jewell - Designate Albany Pine Bush Preserve as a National Natural Landmark
Aug. 27, 2013 Standing Overlooking Owasco Lake, Gillibrand & Maffei Announce Legislation to Prevent Future Invasive Species
July 30, 2013 Letter to Secretary Tom Vilsack, Department of Agriculture - Emerald Ash Borer
July 19, 2013 Standing Overlooking Lake Champlain, Gillibrand Announces Legislation to Prevent Future Invasive Species
June 7, 2013 Standing at Lake George, Gillibrand, Owens to Announce Comprehensive Legislation to Stop Spread of Invasive Species, Prevent Future Invasive Species
May 8, 2013 Gillibrand, Feinstein, Collins Introduces Bipartisan Antimicrobial Data Collection Bill
May 3, 2013 Letter to Chairman Reed and Ranking Member Murkowski - Protect Long Island Sound
March 20, 2013 Key Senate Panel Passes Gillibrand Measure Giving Army Corps Permanent Authority To Prevent Asian Carp From Invading Great Lakes, NYS Waterways
Feb. 1, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk - Trade and Food Safety
Sept. 18, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner, and Minority Leader Pelosi
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to Acting Secretary Blank
Aug. 28, 2012 Letter to Acting Secretary Blank
Aug. 9, 2012 Auburn Pub - Gillibrand Unveils Plan to Fight Invasive Species
July 26, 2012 With Colony Collapse Disorder Threatening NY Crops, Gillibrand Calls for Expedited Review of Harmful Pesticides to Protect Honey Bee Healt
July 12, 2012 Letter to Secretary Lubchenco
July 9, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior
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
May 30, 2012 Letter to Commerce Secretary John Bryson
May 9, 2012 Letter to Secretary Bryson
April 25, 2012 Gillibrand Introduces Legislation to Rid NYC Airports of Bird Strikes by Cutting Through Federal Bureaucratic Red Tape
March 27, 2012 Letter to Chairman Feinstein and Ranking Member Alexander, Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water
Feb. 16, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army Department of the Army, Civil Works
June 23, 2011 Sens. Carper, Coons, Lautenberg, Menendez, Schumer, Gillibrand and Casey Introduce Bill to Protect and Enhance the Delaware River Watershed
June 8, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Jack Reed, Chairman, and The Honorable Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Appropriations
Feb. 17, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Gary Locke, Secetary of the U.S. Department of Commerce
July 23, 2010 After Asian Carp Found Within Six Miles Of Great Lakes, Gillibrand Renews Call For Temporary Lock Closure, Announces Legislation To Expedite Study Of Long Term Solution To Stop Spread Of Invasive Species
June 24, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immediate Action on Asian Carp
May 24, 2010 Letter To Senator Barbara Boxer, Chairman, And Senator James Inhofe, Senate Committee On Environment & Public Works
Jan. 5, 2010 Gillibrand Praises Cuomo For Joining Effort To Stop Spread Of Asian Carp
Dec. 11, 2009 Gillibrand Urges Feds To Temporarily Close Chicago Locks To Ensure Asian Carp Do Not Invade NYS Waterways
Oct. 9, 2009 Gillibrand Urges Feds To Oppose Global Listing That Would Crush Long Island's Commercial Fishing Exports
Oct. 6, 2009 Letter To James W. Balsieger, Ph.D., Acting-Assistant Administrator For Fisheries At The NMFS
May 5, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior, United States Department Of The Interior
March 11, 2009 Senator Gillibrand Working with Bronx Zoo to Strengthen New York Economy
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