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Jackie Speier's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Karen 'Jackie' Lorraine Jacqueline Speier
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 14, Democratic
First Elected: 04/08/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 14
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Barry; 2 Children: Jackson, Stephanie
Birth Date: 05/14/1950
Birth Place: San Francisco, CA
Home City: San Francisco, CA
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Energy Policy, Health Care, and Entitlements Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Examining the Effects of Liquefied Natural Gas Exports on U.S. Foreign Policy
April 3, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman, and James Moran, Ranking Member, of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Funding to Construct Earthquake Early Warning System
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 5, 2014 Joint Statement By California Democrats Against Water Grab
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Dec. 10, 2013 Bay Delta Conservation Plan Remains Deeply Flawed
Nov. 14, 2013 Super Typhoon Haiyan
Nov. 13, 2013 Conyers & CAPAC Encourages Support for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
Nov. 13, 2013 Congresswoman Speier and Congressman Honda Offer Resolution to Assist Typhoon Haiyan Victims
Nov. 13, 2013 Congresswoman Speier To Hold Telephone Town Hall on Typhoon Haiyan's Devastation and Relief Efforts
July 18, 2013 The Hill - Lawmakers Concerned New Carbon Metric Developed In Secret
April 20, 2013 Jackie's Journals - Happy Earth Day!
Feb. 26, 2013 Rep. Speier Reintroduces Legislation To Restore San Francisco Bay Estuary
Aug. 27, 2012 Congresswoman Speier Presses NPS To Release Details On Taser Usage
July 16, 2012 Garamendi and Northern California Congressional Leaders Send Letter Urging More Analysis of Bay Delta Conservation Plan Process
June 29, 2012 Letter to Admiral Robert J. Papp, Commandant, United States Coast Guard
June 22, 2012 Letter to the Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary U.S. Department of the Interior and the Honorable Rebecca Blank Acting Secretary U.S. Department of Commerce
June 11, 2012 Los Angeles TImes - Between Two Public Servants, Purple Heart-Felt Admiration
May 16, 2012 Domestic Oil
April 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Reconsider the Army Corps of Engineers' Proposed Draft
March 1, 2012 Statement: Congresswoman Speier Denounces House Passage Of Water Bill That Hurts CA Fishermen And Farmers
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Leader Cantor, and Whip Hoyer
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 23, 2011 Speier Reintroduces Legislation to Restore San Francisco Bay
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA
Aug. 4, 2011 Congress: Stop Attacking the EPA
June 22, 2011 Jobs and Energy Permitting Act of 2011
May 4, 2011 Hearing of the National Parks, Forests and Public Lands Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - House Bill
April 6, 2011 Letter to the President of the United States, Barack Obama
April 5, 2011 Protect Americans From Big Polluters
March 8, 2011 Mercurynews.com - New Documents: PG&ECould Have Replaced Doomed Line, but Said Its Welds Were of No Risk to Public
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency - Discontinue FEMA's Use of "Without Levees" Analysis
Dec. 14, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Nancy Pelosi and The Honorable Steny Hoyer
Dec. 2, 2010 San Francisco Chronicle - Special interests threaten salmon fisheries
Nov. 16, 2010 The Bay Citizen- 8 Weeks Later, San Bruno Crater Still Gaping
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
April 22, 2010 Earth Day
June 26, 2009 Statement on Passage of Waxman-Markey Clean Energy Act
June 4, 2009 Salmon: The Canaries In Our Environmental Coal Mine
June 3, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Uniting American Families Act: Addressing Inequality in Federal Immigration Law
May 13, 2009 Global Warming Is A Clear and Present Danger
May 8, 2009 Letter to Director Orszag, Secretary Locke and Administrator Lubchenco
April 22, 2009 Earth Day
April 21, 2009 Set A Standard For Technology Neutral, Low-Carbon Fuels
March 31, 2009 Clean Car Rebate Act of 2009
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