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Mark Begich's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Mark Begich
Office: U.S. Senate (AK) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 19, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 1 Child: Jacob
Birth Date: 03/30/1962
Birth Place: Anchorage, AK
Home City: Anchorage, AK
Date Title
March 5, 2014 Begich Critical of President's 2015 Budget Proposal
Feb. 27, 2014 Begich Bills Tackle High Energy Costs, Would Bring Relief to Alaska Families
Jan. 29, 2014 Begich Disappointed in Lack of Focus on Energy, Fiscal Security in State of Union
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Sept. 19, 2013 Begich Joins Colleagues to Mark 5th Anniversary of Keystone XL Pipeline Application
Sept. 12, 2013 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013
Aug. 28, 2013 Begich Brokers Meeting Between EPA and Fairbanks Power Company
June 28, 2013 Begich Fights for Alaska Infrastructure and Economic Development in Appropriations Bills
March 13, 2013 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Hydropower Bill
March 13, 2013 Senators Introduce Quadrennial Energy Review Act
March 12, 2013 Revenue Sharing
March 4, 2013 Begich Optimistic about Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 22, 2013 Begich Underwhelmed by NPR-A Development Plan
Feb. 21, 2013 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Department of Energy - Support for NERA Study on Exporting Liquified Natural Gas
Feb. 19, 2013 Begich Applauds Apache Progress in Cook Inlet Exploration
Feb. 13, 2013 Begich Comments on President's State of the Union Speech
Feb. 1, 2013 Begich Joins Republican Colleagues on LNG Export Bill
Dec. 12, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Oct. 3, 2012 Defense Department Energy Official Travels to Alaska with Sen. Begich
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to Mr. Alfred Pollard, General Counsel, Federal Housing Finance Agency
Aug. 7, 2012 Senators Tour Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf
Aug. 6, 2012 Glad to Be Home for August
July 30, 2012 Begich React to DOI's Plan for Science-Based Decisions in Arctic
July 12, 2012 Begich, Murkowski Call for National Arctic Strategy
July 12, 2012 Begich Introduces Renewable Energy Research Legislation
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
April 18, 2012 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy
April 11, 2012 Peninsula Clarion - Begich Talks Energy, Infrastructure
March 7, 2012 Begich Applauds Coast Guard Plan to Build Polar Icebreaker
Feb. 23, 2012 Begich Reacts to President's Energy Message
Jan. 19, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairman Inouye, and Ranking Member Cochran
Nov. 8, 2011 Proposed Five-Year OCS Lease Program Highlights Alaska's Promise
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the United States Department of Health & Human Services
Oct. 13, 2011 Senators Call for Coordinated, Robust Energy Review
Oct. 11, 2011 Begich Comments on RCA Approval of Fire Island Wind Project
Oct. 11, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Aug. 8, 2011 Salazar Focuses on Balanced Energy Development in Alaska
July 27, 2011 Begich Pushes for Increased Arctic Infrastructure & Energy Development
July 21, 2011 Begich Praises Passage of Energy Bill with Alaska Provisions
July 14, 2011 Begich Pushes Alaska Development with BOEMRE Officials
July 12, 2011 Begich Responds to Executive Order on AK Energy Coordination
June 15, 2011 Begich Praises Progress on Chugach Electric Fire Island Wind Agreement
May 17, 2011 Begich Statement on Vote Against Ending Incentives for Energy Companies
May 16, 2011 Fighting for a National Energy Policy that Works for Alaska
May 11, 2011 Executive Session
May 11, 2011 Letter to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
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