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John Sarbanes' Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: John P. Sarbanes
Office: U.S. House (MD) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Dina; 3 Children: Stephanie, Nico, Leo
Birth Date: 05/22/1962
Birth Place: Baltimore, MD
Home City: Towson, MD
Religion: Greek Orthodox
Date Title
April 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect the Chesapeake Watershed
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Sept. 3, 2013 Cardin, Sarbanes Review Progress Of Chesapeake Bay Restoration Efforts
June 25, 2013 Sarbanes Statement on President Obama's Plans to Address Climate Change
May 10, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment
April 18, 2013 Congressman Harris Joined MD Congressional Delegation for Annual Update from Army Corps of Engineers
Feb. 6, 2013 Sarbanes Announces CDC Funding to Combat Health Impacts of Climate Change in Maryland
Dec. 12, 2012 Protecting Critical Programs
June 26, 2012 Sarbanes Statement on U.S. Court of Appeals Decision to Uphold EPA Carbon Pollution Rules, Findings on Climate Change
May 4, 2012 Sarbanes Applauds New Standards that Will Hold Industry Accountable for Use of Potentially Harmful Fracking Chemicals
April 16, 2012 Sarbanes Addresses Panel at White House Summit on Environmental Education
Feb. 1, 2012 Concerns About Drilling Near Chesapeake Bay Ignored
Nov. 9, 2011 Sarbanes Applauds Administration's Plan to Prevent Drilling at Mouth of Chesapeake Bay
Nov. 3, 2011 Department of Education Report Backs Key Elements of No Child Left Inside Act
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 25, 2011 Blog: Assault on the Bay
Oct. 17, 2011 Congressman Sarbanes, Senator Cardin, and Environmental Advocates Stand Up for Bay Protections, Economic Growth
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, EPA
July 25, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 20, 2011 Congressman Sarbanes Promotes Measure to Reduce Dependence on Foreign Mineral Resources
July 18, 2011 Sarbanes Announces $300,000 Green Jobs Grant to Civic Works
July 14, 2011 Sarbanes Re-Introduces No Child Left Inside Act
July 13, 2011 Sarbanes Opposes Dismantling of Clean Water Act
July 6, 2011 Congressman Sarbanes Visits Green Business Leader E-Structors, Announces E-Waste Bill
June 24, 2011 Congressman Sarbanes Introduces E-waste Research Measure, Expects Green Jobs Will Result
April 15, 2011 Congressman John Sarbanes Introduces Four Critical Chesapeake Bay Protection Bills
April 15, 2011 Introducing the Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network
March 11, 2011 Statement on Tsunami in Japan
Dec. 1, 2010 Sarbanes Commends Administration's Decision To Prohibit Drilling Near Chesapeake Bay
Sept. 29, 2010 Introducing The Save The Bay Home Owner Act Of 2010
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
July 30, 2010 Sarbanes' Votes to Hold Oil Company CEOs Accountable
July 28, 2010 Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act
June 24, 2010 Maryland Congressional Delegation Receives Briefing on Potential Impact of Gulf Oil Spill on Maryland's Beaches, the Bay and Seafood Safety
June 23, 2010 Letter to Admiral Thad W. Allen, Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard; Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security; Gary Locke, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce
Sept. 29, 2009 Chesapeake Bay Accountability And Recovery Act Of 2009
Sept. 10, 2009 House Passes Sarbanes' Bill To Continue Chesapeake Bay Gateways Program
Sept. 10, 2009 Chesapeake Bay Gateways And Watertrails Network Continuing Authorization Act
June 9, 2009 Hearing Of The Commerce, Trade And Protection Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee - "It's Too Easy Being Green": Defining Fair Green Marketing Practices
April 24, 2009 Sarbanes Standard: Quarterly Update
April 22, 2009 Sarbanes Introduces No Child Left Inside Act on Earth Day
April 22, 2009 Recognizing Earth day and Reintroducing No Child Left Behind Act
March 5, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - Energy Outlooks, and the Role of the Federal Onshore and Offshore Resources in Meeting Future Energy Demand
Feb. 26, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Revisiting the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976
Feb. 12, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources of the House Natural Resources Committee - H.R. 493, The Coal Ash Reclamation, Environment and Safety Act of 2009
Feb. 9, 2009 Salazar, Maryland Officials Look to Fund Local Infrastructure Projects Under Economic Recovery Plan
Jan. 13, 2009 Letter to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Sept. 18, 2008 No Child Left Inside Act of 2008
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