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Niki Tsongas' Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Nicola 'Niki' S. Tsongas
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 10/16/2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Widowed; 3 Children: Ashley, Katina, Molly
Birth Date: 04/26/1946
Birth Place: Chico, CA
Home City: Lowell, MA
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy & Environment
Issue Position: Global Warming
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 2, 2014 EPA Announces Plan to Cut Carbon Emissions, Mirroring Local Initiative
May 6, 2014 White House Releases Major Report on Climate Change, Local Impact
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Climate Change and Clean Energy Initiatives
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Feb. 26, 2014 Wind Production Tax Credit
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
July 8, 2013 Congresswoman Tsongas's E-Newsletter - Get Involved Every Week
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chairmam Frelinghuysen and Ranking Member Kaptur - Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Funding
Sept. 12, 2012 The Wind Production Tax Credit
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 10, 2011 Patrick-Murray Administration Announces Federal Heating Assistance for Communities
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Dicks
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA
Sept. 14, 2011 Investing in Clean Energy Technologies
Sept. 7, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner and Minority Leader Pelosi
Feb. 14, 2011 Letter to Honorable Harry Reid, Honorable Mitch McConnell, Honorable John Boehner, Honorable Nancy Pelosi
Feb. 7, 2011 Kerry, Brown, Markey, Tierney, Tsongas: Mass. Wins $13 Mil for Clean Energy Innovation
May 27, 2010 Tsongas Participates in BP Oil Disaster Hearings; Calls Response and Conditions Leading to Disaster "Appalling"
June 26, 2009 Tsongas Supports Landmark Energy and Climate Change Legislation
June 11, 2009 Our Clean And Sustainable Energy Future
May 27, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department Of The Interior
March 12, 2009 Massachusetts to Receive $177 Million for Weatherization Assistance and Energy Efficiency
Oct. 8, 2008 Tsongas and Tucker Host Forum in Lawrence on Housing Bill Grants for Cities and Towns
Aug. 12, 2008 Tsongas Op-Ed on the Need to Increase American Energy Independence
April 22, 2008 On Earth Day, Tsongas Calls for Investment in Alternative Fuels
April 11, 2008 Congresswoman Tsongas Responds to District Needs; Releases Federal Funding Requests for Projects in the Fifth District
Feb. 27, 2008 As Gas Prices Soar, Tsongas Works to Spur Investment in Renewable Energy
Jan. 28, 2008 Tsongas Reacts to President's State of the Union Address
July 2, 2007 Tsongas to Celebrate Independence Day with Declaration of Energy Independence; Calls for Taking on "Generational Responsibilities"
May 4, 2007 Tsongas Says Democrats' Innovative Agenda a High Priority for Future
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy & Environment
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Declaring Energy Independence by Investing in the Jobs of the Future
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