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Joe Manchin III's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Joe Manchin III
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gayle; 3 Children: Heather, Joseph IV, Brooke
Birth Date: 08/24/1947
Birth Place: Farmington, WV
Home City: Fairmont, WV
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President and W. Craig Fugate, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency - Grant Major Disaster Declaration in Wake Of Chemical Spill
March 25, 2014 Manchin, Vitter Introduce Bill to Stop EPA's Preemptive, Retroactive Vetoes of Water Permits
March 24, 2014 Manchin Disappointed in Supreme Court Decision To Not Review Spruce No. 1 Mine Permit Case
March 13, 2014 Manchin Announces Passage of Legislation to Relieve Homeowners From Drastic Flood Insurance Costs
March 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States and Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Rockefeller, Manchin, Rahall, Capito, McKinley Urge Reinstatement of FEMA Assistance to Help with Elk River Spill Recovery Costs
March 5, 2014 The Huffington Post - EPA's Power Plant Gamble -- A Risk We Can't Afford
March 5, 2014 Huffington Post - EPA's Power Plant Gamble -- a Risk We Can't Afford
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Dr. Frieden, Center for Disease Control - West Virginia Congressional Delegation Requests Further Studies from CDC After Chemical Spill
Feb. 25, 2014 Heitkamp, Manchin, Donnelly, Warner to Keynote Coal Technology Symposium
Feb. 12, 2014 Governor Tomblin to Appeal FEMA Decision
Feb. 4, 2014 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Chemical Safety and Drinking Water Protection Act
Jan. 31, 2014 Manchin Applauds State Department Study to Move Forward with Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Punishing Most Vulnerable Americans With Higher Utility Bills
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to MaryAnn Tierney, FEMA Region III Regional Administrator - West Virginia American Water Company Chemical Spill
Jan. 23, 2014 Manchin Calls For Hazardous Freedom Industry Site To Be Torn Down and Cleaned Up
Jan. 17, 2014 Manchin, Boxer, Rockefeller to Introduce Bill to Prevent Chemical Spills
Jan. 16, 2014 Rep. Capito, Sen. Manchin to CDC: West Virginia Deserves Answers
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Thomas Frieden - West Virginia Deserves Answers
Jan. 10, 2014 Manchin Statement on Federal Response to Water Contamination
Dec. 18, 2013 Manchin, Boozman Work to Bring Transparency, Fairness to EPA Science Review Process
Nov. 14, 2013 Vitter & Manchin: EPA Twisting Clean Water Act to Shut Down Mining Jobs
Nov. 14, 2013 Hearing of Subcomittee on Energy and Power of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - EPA's Proposed Standards
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Acting Assistant Administrator Nancy K. Stoner, EPA - Federal Permit for Coal Company in WV
July 30, 2013 Manchin Statement on EPA Administrator's First Speech
July 22, 2013 Blog: Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Laying Out the Facts About Coal
July 18, 2013 Manchin Statement on Gina McCarthy "No' Vote
July 18, 2013 McCarthy Nomination
July 18, 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014 -- Motion to Proceed -- Continued
June 25, 2013 Manchin Slams Obama's War On Coal and Economy
May 22, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Reach Agreement to Reform Nation's Chemical Laws
April 25, 2013 Rockefeller and Manchin Reintroduce EPA Fair Play Act
April 24, 2013 West Virginia Record - W.Va. Members of Congress Promise Action Against EPA
April 23, 2013 Manchin Disappointed in Court Decision That Revokes Spruce Mine Permits
March 22, 2013 Manchin Introduces Six Amendments to Include in 2014 Budget
March 22, 2013 Manchin Introduces Amendment to Protect Coal Plants From Overreaching EPA Regulations
March 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Protect Coal Plants From Overreaching EPA Regulations
March 18, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Protect Coal Plants From Overreaching EPA Regulations
Feb. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 25, 2013 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Prioritizing Based on West Virginia Values
Jan. 23, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Keystone XL Pipeline
Nov. 30, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 30, 2012 West Virginia Congressional Delegation and Governor Incensed with EPA's Delay of King Coal Highway Project
Oct. 30, 2012 WV Congressional Delegation, Governor Incensed with EPA's Delay of King Coal Highway Project
Sept. 21, 2012 Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Manchin-Toomey: Bill Seeks to Stop EPA Bureaucratic Overreach
Sept. 20, 2012 Manchin, Toomey Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Rein in EPA Overreach Under Clean Water Act
Sept. 18, 2012 Manchin Statement on Alpha Layoffs
Aug. 21, 2012 Manchin Applauds Another Federal Court Decision to Rein in EPA
Aug. 3, 2012 Senators Fight to Return Mine Land Money to States
July 31, 2012 Manchin on Federal Court's EPA Ruling: "A Great Day for West Virginia'
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