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Mike Honda's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' M. Honda
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Mark, Michelle
Birth Date: 06/27/1941
Birth Place: Walnut Creek, CA
Home City: San José, CA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
July 7, 2014 Blog: EPA Carbon Pollution Standard
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
April 28, 2014 Climate Change
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. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 4, 2014 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Announce the Wounded Veterans Recreation Act
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
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
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
May 22, 2013 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act
May 10, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment
Jan. 15, 2013 National Journal - How To Save Doha From Climate Deal Death
Jan. 10, 2013 Politico - We must tap energy-efficiency opportunities
Nov. 19, 2012 National Journal - Carbon Tax Good Policy, But Details Key
Nov. 16, 2012 Roll Call - More People Believe in Climate Change
Oct. 5, 2012 Reuters - Time for GOP to Stop Denying Climate Change
Sept. 20, 2012 The Hill - Republican War on the Environment
June 29, 2012 Letter to Admiral Robert J. Papp, Commandant, United States Coast Guard
June 22, 2012 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary U.S. Department of the Interior and Rebecca Blank, Acting Secretary U.S. Department of Commerce - Bay Delta Conservation Plan
April 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army - Reconsider the Army Corps of Engineers' Proposed Draft
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
Oct. 26, 2011 Letter to Department of State Inspector General Geisel
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator - EPA
July 26, 2011 Letter to Colleague
June 16, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight Subcommittee of the House Administration Committee - "Modernizing Information Delivery in the House"
April 6, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - California Federal Disaster Assistance
Dec. 14, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Nancy Pelosi and The Honorable Steny Hoyer
Sept. 1, 2010 The CLEAR Act
June 25, 2010 Blog: Gulf Oil Spill: Looking Back and Ahead
June 12, 2010 Politico- Gulf Oil Spill: Taking Environmental Responsibility
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
Aug. 16, 2009 The Washington Times Op-Ed: Development Rift Deeper
June 17, 2009 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
May 27, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department Of The Interior
April 2, 2009 Rep. Michael Honda Introduces Global Warming Education Act To Provide Americans With the Tools Needed To Fight Threats To The Environment
Jan. 27, 2009 Rep. Mike Honda Joins Green Caucus To Push For Sustainable Energy And Environmental Agenda
Sept. 18, 2008 No Child Left Inside Act of 2008
Dec. 12, 2007 Letter to The Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States
Oct. 15, 2007 U.S. Rep. Mike Honda Introduces Resolution Celebrating Al Gore and the IPCC as Nobel Peace Prize laureates
May 25, 2007 Blog: Congressional Climate Change Forum
May 3, 2007 Honda Global Warming Amendment Adopted
May 2, 2007 National Science Foundation Authorization Act Of 2007
March 28, 2007 Honda Introduces Global Warming Education Act
March 7, 2007 Letter: To Charles Rangel, Chair, Committee on Ways and Means, & Sander Levin, Chair, Subcommittee on Trade
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