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Bill Nelson, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Office: U.S. Senate (FL) - Sr, Democratic
Date Title
May 24, 2017 Letter to President Donald Trump - Support for Paris Climate Agreement
May 15, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Lisa Murkowski and Tom Udall, Chairman and Ranking Member of Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Support for the Land and Water Conservation Fund and Forest Legacy Program
April 27, 2017 Letter to The Hon. Ryan Zinke, Secretary of the US Department of the Interior - Protect Coastlines from Offshore Oil Drilling
Feb. 16, 2017 Nelson: EPA Nominee's Ties to Oil Industry Are Threat to Florida
Feb. 15, 2017 Nelson Files Bill to Help Florida in "Water War' With Georgia
Feb. 8, 2017 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Bill Nelson, Hearing on A Look Ahead: Inspector General Recommendations for Improving Federal Agencies
Jan. 18, 2017 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Bill Nelson, Nomination Hearing of Wilbur Ross
Dec. 10, 2016 Congress Approves Major Everglades-Restoration Project
July 25, 2016 Fla. Dem. Delegation to State: Don't Pollute Our Waters and Endanger Florida Lives, Ecosystems
July 7, 2016 National Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2015
July 6, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader of United States Senate, and The Honorable Harry Reid, Minority Leader of United States Senate - Call For Immediate Passage Of Water Bill As Algae Crisis Continues
June 29, 2016 Nelson Statement on Volkswagen Diesel Emissions Settlement
June 29, 2016 Key Senate Panel OKs Bill to Preserve Anglers Access to Biscayne National Park
June 27, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Call to Establish a Strong Renewable Fuel Standard
June 15, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation- Executive Session - Small Business Broadband Deployment Act and Other Items, Minority Opening Statement
May 25, 2016 Hearing of the Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee - on "Improvements in Hurricane Forecasting and the Path Forward"
May 16, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and the Hon. Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader - Concerns Surrounding the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) and the Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa (ACT) River Basins Conflict
April 29, 2016 Letter to McConnell and Reid - Deliver Critical Payments to Rural Counties
April 18, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015
Feb. 8, 2016 Letter to Chairman Jim Inhofe, Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, Ranking Member Barbara Boxer, Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, Chairman Bill Shuster, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and Ranking Member Peter DeFazio, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Authorize CEPP to Send Water South
Feb. 3, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Orrin G. Hatch, Chairam, Committee on Finance - Move Forward on Renewable Energy Tax Incentives
Feb. 3, 2016 Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015
Feb. 1, 2016 Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015
Dec. 2, 2015 Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015
Nov. 3, 2015 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works - Clarify Key Measures Of The Clean Water Rule
Oct. 30, 2015 Military Construction, The Department of Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 - Motion to Proceed
Oct. 6, 2015 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works and Lt. Gen. Thomas Bostick, Commanding General for the Army Corps of Engineers - Apalachicola Bay
Sept. 17, 2015 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader - Reauthorize and Fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund
Aug. 5, 2015 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 21, 2015 Letter to the Appointed Senate Conferees - Concern on Climate Change Language in the Trade Facilitation and Enforcement Act of 2015
June 29, 2015 Letter to All State Governors - Input on National Energy Policy
June 26, 2015 Sun-Sentinel - Port Everglades expansion wins federal approval
June 17, 2015 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
April 20, 2015 Five-Year Anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon Tragedy
March 4, 2015 Letter to Elliot Kaye, Chair of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Thomas Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Edith Ramirez, Chair of the Federal Trade Commission - Investigate Imported Laminate Flooring
Feb. 5, 2015 Rubio, Thune, and Nelson Introduce Legislation to Set a National Standard for Small Vessel Discharges
Jan. 27, 2015 White House Says No to Oil Drilling Near Florida's Coast
Jan. 8, 2015 Lawmakers on Plan to "Send it South': Let's Get It Done -- NOW
Jan. 1, 2015 Issue Position: Economy
Sept. 18, 2014 Lawmakers on Everglades: Get It Done
Aug. 6, 2014 WJXT - Nelson Urges Locals to Voice Opposition to Oil Drilling off Fla. Coast
July 31, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Department of Interior - Oppose Drilling off Florida's East Coast
July 25, 2014 CBS 12 News - Senator Bill Nelson Announces New Bi-Partisan Backed Help and Research for the Polluted Indian River Lagoon
July 14, 2014 Florida's Everglades
July 14, 2014 Naples Daily News - Sen. Nelson: Prevent Oil Drilling in Southwest Florida From "Messing Up' Everglades
June 17, 2014 Congress Approves Funding to Battle Toxic Algae in Florida's Waterways
June 13, 2014 Congress Approves Some Funding to Clean Up Caloosahatchee, Stalls Other
May 22, 2014 WRRDA Conference Report
May 21, 2014 Rubio, Nelson, Frankel, Wasserman Schultz Announce Port Everglades Update
May 13, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
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