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Chellie Pingree's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

Full Name: Chellie M. Pingree
Office: U.S. House (ME) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 3 Children: Hannah, Cecily, Asa
Birth Date: 04/02/1955
Birth Place: Minneapolis, MN
Home City: North Haven, ME
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
College of the Atlantic - "COA Alumna Heads for the National Stage"
July 10, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
March 28, 2014 Pingree Highlights Decline of Monarch Butterfly Population in Congressional Hearing
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Honeybee Research Funding
Feb. 26, 2014 Pingree Says $32.8 Million Coming to New England for Fisheries Disaster
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Office of the US Trade Representative - Halt TPP Impact on US Fisheries
May 23, 2013 Pingree to reintroduce York River Bill; would lead to federal investment, protect local environment
March 1, 2013 Fisheries Officials Intend to Pay for At-Sea Monitoring
Feb. 4, 2013 Groundfish Catch Limits Cut Drastically
Sept. 18, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner, and Minority Leader Pelosi
Sept. 13, 2012 Maine Delegation Encouraged by Disaster Declaration for New England's Groundfishery
June 11, 2012 Pingree Says Removal of Penobscot River Dam is Historic
June 7, 2012 House Unanimously Passes Pingree's York River bill
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
April 13, 2012 Welcoming Agreement on Cod Stocks
March 26, 2012 Portland Getting Federal Grant Just in Time to Repair Critical Refrigeration at Fish Exchange
Nov. 16, 2011 Maine Fishing Boats Exempted from New Discharge Rules
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Oct. 5, 2011 Keep America's Waterfronts Working Act
Oct. 5, 2011 Keep America's Waterfronts Working Act of 2011
May 23, 2011 Pingree Continues Pushing for Shellfish Disaster Relief
April 28, 2011 Pingree Meets with Maine Fishermen and Top U.S. Fishing Regulator
April 25, 2011 Congresswoman Chellie Pingree Glad Federal Regulators Listening to Maine Fisherman
April 5, 2011 Fishing Regulations Working, Maine Fishermen Playing By the Rules
March 16, 2011 Officials agree to hold tuna regulations hearing in Maine
Feb. 9, 2011 Maine Fishermen to Get Higher Catch Limits in International Waters
Jan. 7, 2011 Federal Officials Come to Portland for Listening Session on Bluefin Tuna
Jan. 5, 2011 Congresswoman Chellie Pingree Applauds Passage of Legislation to Allow Increased Catch Limits in Fishing Grounds Shared with Canada
Dec. 22, 2010 Obama Administration Agrees to Red Tide Disaster Aid for Maine Shellfish Harvesters
Dec. 10, 2010 Pushing for Red Tide Disaster Aid for Maine Shellfish Harvesters
Nov. 22, 2010 Congresswoman Chellie Pingree criticizes NOAA proposal to lower bluefin tuna catch limits for U.S. fishermen
Oct. 18, 2010 Congresswoman Chellie Pingree Encouraged by NOAA's Proposed Enforcement Changes
June 17, 2010 Regulators Urged to Move Forward on Increasing Fish Limits
March 23, 2010 Pallone, Shea-Porter, Pingree Introduce Coastal Jobs Bill
March 3, 2010 Pingree Condemns Obama Administration Decision On Bluefin Tuna
Oct. 20, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Gary Locke, Secretary of Commerce
June 10, 2009 Introducing H.R. 2548, the Keep America's Waterfronts Working Act of 2009
Oct. 4, 2008 Chellie Pingree: Maine Island Living Shapes Longtime Politician's Views
June 20, 2008 Legitimizing Arrogance
June 28, 2007 Testimony of Chellie Pingree for the FCC Hearing on Localism
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Fisheries
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