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Mike Johanns' Public Statements

Full Name: Mike O. Johanns
Office: U.S. Senate (NE) - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Stephanie; 2 Children: Justin, Michaela
Birth Date: 06/18/1950
Birth Place: Osage, IA
Home City: Omaha, NE
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - EPA's Carbon Listening Tour Bypasses Coal Country
Sept. 20, 2013 Johanns Statement on Administration's Costly Energy Rule
April 23, 2013 Letter to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe - Avoid Expanding Water Regulations
Feb. 29, 2012 Letter to President Barack Obama - Lowering Prices at the Pump
Sept. 8, 2011 Reps. Manzullo & Ryan, Sens. Gillibrand & Johanns Unveil Bill to Cut Energy Costs, Help Create Jobs
May 18, 2011 Offshore Production and Safety Act of 2011 - Motion to Proceed
May 17, 2011 Johanns Opposes Energy Tax Legislation
March 9, 2011 Johanns Moves to Halt Backdoor Cap-and-Trade
March 31, 2010 Johanns: Offshore Energy Exploration Cannot Serve As Prelude To Cap-and-Trade
May 6, 2009 Domestic Energy Production
May 6, 2009 Johanns Pushes For Increased Domestic Energy Production
Feb. 12, 2009 Johanns Opposes Obama Delay On Drilling
Jan. 22, 2009 Senators Introduce Bill to Promote Biogas Production Through Tax Credits
July 14, 2008 Statement From Mike Johanns On Lifting The Executive Ban On Offshore Drilling
July 8, 2008 Johanns Calls For Tax Cuts, Less Gov. Interference
June 24, 2008 Johanns Discusses His Energy Policy
June 12, 2008 Fremont Tribune - Focusing on Energy
June 12, 2008 Sioux City Journal - Johanns: Ethanol Plays Vital Role in Energy Policy
June 11, 2008 Mike Johanns Promotes a Plan to Reduce Gas and Diesel Prices
June 11, 2007 USDA, Doe Announce $18 Million Solicitation for Biomass Research and Development
March 21, 2007 Johanns Discusses USDA Renewable Energy Proposals
Aug. 8, 2006 Johanns Announces Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Funding
July 25, 2006 Joint USDA-DOE National Renewable Energy Conference Opens Registration
June 23, 2006 Transcript of Tele-News Conference with Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns and Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman Regarding Renewable Energy Efforts
June 23, 2006 USDA and DOE Announce National Renewable Energy Conference for October
June 6, 2006 Johanns Announces Program Enhancements to Promote Ownership of Energy-Efficient New Homes
May 22, 2006 USDA Conference to Focus on Risk Management Strategies Related to Energy Costs
March 30, 2006 Transcript of Remarks by Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns at the "Bio-Energy Deals: Breakthrough in Biomass & Bio-Refineries" Conference
March 8, 2006 Transcript of Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns Remarks to the Second Annual National Agricultural and Forestry Renewable Energy Summit
Feb. 27, 2006 Transcript of Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns Remarks to the National Congress of American Indians' Executive Council
Feb. 22, 2006 Johanns Announces the Availability of $188 Million in Loan Guarantees and Grants for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects
Jan. 9, 2006 Johanns Announces $38 Million in Loans and Grants to Spark Growth of Value-Added Ag Ventures and Business Development
Dec. 21, 2005 USDA Announces $380 Million in Funding for Schools and Roads
Dec. 7, 2005 Transcript of Tele-News Conference with Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns USDA Chief Economist Dr. Keith Collins, Under Secretary for Natural...
Nov. 4, 2005 USDA Awards More Than $14 Million in Water Resources Grants
Oct. 6, 2005 USDA Awards $12.6 Million for Biomass Research and Development
July 29, 2005 Statement by Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns Regarding Passage of the Energy Policy Act of 2005
June 28, 2005 Statement by Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns Regarding the Senate Passage of the Energy Bill
June 17, 2005
May 25, 2005 Secretary Bodman, Johanns Announce Memorandum of Understanding to Advance Hydrogen Development from Biomass
March 28, 2005 Johanns Announces Availabilty of $22.8 million for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects
Oct. 4, 2004 Local Leadership Key to Water Management Success - By Governor Mike Johanns
April 19, 2004 2004 Session Ends, Historic Reform Begins
Issue Position: Energy
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