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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Edward 'Ed' Whitfield
Office: U.S. House (KY) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 1 Child: Kate
Birth Date: 05/25/1943
Birth Place: Hopkinsville, KY
Home City: Hopkinsville, KY
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
March 25, 2014 Whitfield Supports Legislation to Prevent Government Waste and Save Jobs
March 6, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 6, 2014 Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 6, 2014 Subcommittee Examines Energy Fuel Supply and Infrastructure
March 6, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Benefits of and Challenges to Energy Access in the 21st Century: Fuel Supply and Infrastructure
March 5, 2014 The Huffington Post - EPA's Power Plant Gamble -- A Risk We Can't Afford
March 4, 2014 Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014
Feb. 27, 2014 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Benefits of and Challenges to Energy Access in the 21st Century: Electricity
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy - Release Cleanup Funding for Paducah
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest
Jan. 31, 2014 Committee Leaders Respond to Final Keystone XL Environmental Impact Statement
Jan. 30, 2014 Roll Call - A Bipartisan Solution to Keep the Lights On
Jan. 28, 2014 Committee Approves Two Bipartisan Bills Advancing All-of-the-Above Energy Strategy
Jan. 28, 2014 Whitfield's 'Electricity Security and Affordability Act' Clears Energy and Commerce Committee
Jan. 28, 2014 Whitfield Statement on Tonight's State of the Union Address
Jan. 24, 2014 Whitfield Expresses Concern Over Regulatory Assault on Coal
Jan. 15, 2014 Whitfield Statement on Passage of 2014 Federal Spending Bill
Jan. 14, 2014 Whitfield's Bipartisan Electricity Security and Affordability Act Sails Through Subcommittee
Jan. 14, 2014 Subcommittee Advances Bipartisan Electricity Security and Affordability Act
Jan. 14, 2014 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee Energy and Power Subcommittee - Markup of H.R. 3826, the "Electricity Security and Affordability Act"
Jan. 9, 2014 Whitfield and Manchin Introduce Bipartisan Electricity Security and Affordability Act
Dec. 16, 2013 Senator McConnell Leads Kentucky Delegation in Filing Amicus Brief at U.S. Supreme Court to Support Kentucky Coal Jobs
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Oversight of NRC Management and the Need for Legislative Reform
Dec. 5, 2013 Whitfield's Subcommitee Holds Hearing on the Role of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Nov. 27, 2013 Statement from Kentucky Delegation on Paducah DOE Site
Nov. 21, 2013 Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act
Nov. 19, 2013 Whitfield Statement on Recent Paradise Plant Decision
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Power Plant Standards
Nov. 14, 2013 Statement from Senators McConnell and Paul and Congressman Ed Whitfield on Paducah DOE Site
Oct. 29, 2013 Energy and Power Subcommittee Begins Review of Bipartisan Bill to Modernize Cross-Border Permitting
Oct. 28, 2013 Whitfield Unveils Plan to Keep American Electricity Affordable and Reliable
Oct. 15, 2013 Upton and Whitfield Welcome Supreme Court's Review of EPA's Regulatory Authority
Oct. 12, 2013 Unequal Application of Federal Law
Sept. 26, 2013 Whitfield Takes to the Steps of the U.S. Capitol to Gather Nationwide Support for Affordable Energy
Sept. 20, 2013 Whitfield Responds to EPA's Plan to Restrict Access to Affordable, Reliable Electricity
Sept. 20, 2013 Committee Leaders Respond to EPA's Plan to Restrict Access to Affordable, Reliable Electricity
Sept. 18, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy & Commerce Committee - Opening Statement of the Subcommittee on Energy & Power Hearing on The Obama Administration's Climate Change Policies & Activities
Sept. 13, 2013 Whitfield: Attorneys General Confirm Overreach by Obama's EPA on Coal-Fired Power Plant Regulations
Sept. 12, 2013 Whitfield Introduces Atomic City to Secretary Moniz
Aug. 16, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - McConnell, Paul and Whitfield Request Meeting with U.S. Energy Secretary and Updated Plan for Economic Development and Expedited Cleanup at the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
Aug. 1, 2013 Whitfield, Polis & Perlmutter Introduce Bill to Strengthen Oversight and Improve Benefits of EEOICPA
July 31, 2013 Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013
July 31, 2013 Whitfield and Cassidy Kick Off Debate on Energy Consumers Relief Act
July 25, 2013 Defending American Liberties
July 24, 2013 Subcommittee Continues Oversight of Renewable Fuel Standard
July 15, 2013 Subcommittee on Energy and Power Announces Two-Day RFS Stakeholders Hearing for Next Week
July 10, 2013 Statement from Congressman Ed Whitfield and Senators Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul on Future of Paducah DOE Site
July 10, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 9, 2013 War on Coal Hits Pennsylvania With Loss of Two More Power Plants and Hundreds of Jobs
June 26, 2013 Hearing of the House Energy and Power Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee - Overview of the Renewable Fuel Standard: Government Perspectives
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