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Tim Walz's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' J. Walz
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 1, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gwen; 2 Children: Hope, Gus
Birth Date: 04/06/1964
Birth Place: West Point, NE
Home City: Mankato, MN
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
June 20, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Norway Nominee
April 29, 2014 Walz, Bustos, Nolan Meet with White House, Urge Support for Renewable Fuel Standard
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 22, 2014 President Signs Walz's Bipartisan Bill to Speed Propane to Midwestern Families into Law
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Propane Shortage
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on Propane Shortage Crisis
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - RFS
Jan. 17, 2014 Walz Discusses Proposed RFS Rule with EPA Administrator
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Renewable Fuel Standard
Nov. 15, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz: Proposed Rule to Amend Renewable Fuel Standard for Economy and Energy Security
Aug. 8, 2013 Walz Tours NextEra Energy, Talks Clean Energy & Veterans' Jobs
May 22, 2013 Northen Route Approval
Jan. 22, 2013 Walz Named Ranking Member of Agriculture Subcommittee
Oct. 25, 2012 Over $1.5 Million for MN Farmers and Rural Businesses to Boost Renewable Energy/Efficiency
Sept. 12, 2012 Walz Participates in Farm Bill Now! Rally
June 12, 2012 Walz Calls on Congress to Renew its Commitment to Energy Independence, Create Local Jobs
June 11, 2012 Walz Works to Improve Energy Access in Rural America, Help Farmers & Small Businesses
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
April 13, 2012 Walz Touts Bipartisan, All-American Energy Vision for Southern Minnesota
April 12, 2012 Walz Tours Rochester Business to Promote Bipartisan, All-American Energy Vision
April 5, 2012 Walz Promotes Bipartisan, All-American Energy Vision with Business and Community Leaders in Worthington
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
June 23, 2011 Bipartisan Letter Urges Renewable Energy Incentives for Non-Profits
June 16, 2011 Walz Provision Included in House Agriculture Bill
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 7, 2011 Walz Plan for Job Creation, Clean Energy
May 14, 2011 Bipartisan Energy Working Group Statement on President Obama's Radio Address on Increasing Domestic Oil Production
May 12, 2011 Bipartisan Energy Working Group Unveils Plan for Job Creation, Energy Independence
May 4, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Lucas and Conaway
March 31, 2011 Walz Announces Formation of Bipartisan Energy Working Group
March 2, 2011 Paulsen & Walz Ask Governor Dayton to Repeal Minnesota's Nuclear Moratorium
Feb. 18, 2011 Listen to the People
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Feb. 1, 2010 Walz, Paulsen Continue To Push MN Legislature For Bipartisan, Comprehensive Approach To Energy Independence
June 11, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on Agriculture - Pending Climate Legislation
May 14, 2009 Walz Votes to Create Jobs and Make Schools Energy Efficient
Feb. 12, 2009 Walz Will Vote to Create or Save 3.5 million Jobs Through Recovery Act
Oct. 10, 2008 Post-Bulletin - Walz, Davis Wrangle Over Energy, Economy
Sept. 17, 2008 Walz Votes for House Energy Plan
Sept. 16, 2008 A New Direction Energy Policy
Sept. 10, 2008 Walz: National Security Must be Paramount in U.S. Energy Policy
Aug. 27, 2008 Congressman Walz calls for Bipartisan Solution on Energy
Aug. 20, 2008 Walz Urges Speaker Pelosi to Bring Comprehensive Bipartisan Energy Bill
Aug. 13, 2008 Walz Promotes Saves Act to Ease Burden of Fuel Costs on Rural Firefighters
Aug. 8, 2008 Rochester Clean Energy Project Illustrates Need for Comprehensive Energy Solution
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