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Ed Whitfield's Public Statements

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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 4, 2010 Whitfield Opposes "No Jobs" Jobs Bill
Feb. 25, 2010 Op-Ed: EPA Endangerment Finding: A Threat To Our Economy And The Future Of KY Coal
Feb. 24, 2010 Whitfield Weighs In On Healthcare Summit
Feb. 4, 2010 Whitfield Calls On Congress To Stop The Buck, Once And For All
Feb. 4, 2010 Whitfield Grills Sebelius On Healthcare Reform
Feb. 1, 2010 President's FY 2011 Budget
Jan. 28, 2010 President's State Of The Union Address
Jan. 26, 2010 Protests Canadian Promotion Of Ban On Burley Tobacco
Jan. 6, 2010 Whitfield Blasts Closed-Door Healthcare Negotiations
Jan. 5, 2010 Whitfield Visits Troops In Afghanistan Over Holiday Season
Dec. 18, 2009 Whitfield Statement On President Obamas Speech In Copenhagen
Dec. 16, 2009 Whitfield Opposes Increase In National Debt Ceiling
Dec. 15, 2009 Whitfield Statement On KY NewGas Energy Center
Dec. 15, 2009 Whitfield Blasts Use Of False Science In Copenhagen
Dec. 11, 2009 Whitfield Votes No On Further Taxpayer Funded Bailouts
Dec. 10, 2009 Make No Commitments At Copenhagen
Dec. 10, 2009 Whitfield Cautions Against Overregulation Of Coal Ash
Dec. 9, 2009 Whitfield Slams Trick And Hide Climate Change Legislation
Dec. 2, 2009 Whitfield Blasts New Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations
Dec. 2, 2009 Whitfield Statement On Afghanistan
Nov. 19, 2009 Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act Of 2009
Nov. 18, 2009 Whitfield Works To Safeguard Kentuckians From H1N1
Nov. 18, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Water Resources And Environment Of The House Committee On Transportation And Infrastructure - "Proposals For A Water Resources Development Act Of 2010"
Nov. 7, 2009 Whitfield Slams Pelosi Healthcare Bill
Nov. 7, 2009 Affordable Health Care For America Act
Nov. 5, 2009 Whitfield: 'Pelosi's Healthcare Bill Is Wrong Medicine For Our Nation'
Nov. 4, 2009 Whitfield Votes To Speed Up Implementation Of Credit Card Regulations
Oct. 29, 2009 Whitfield Statement On Release Of New House Healthcare Bill
Oct. 28, 2009 Whitfield Statement On Kentucky Prescription Drug Bust
Oct. 27, 2009 Whitfield Calls for Bipartisan Solution To Healthcare Reform
Oct. 27, 2009 Health Care
Oct. 27, 2009 Putting The Price Of Going Green In Context
Oct. 8, 2009 Whitfield Provision To Aid Soldiers With PTSD Sails Through Congress
Oct. 8, 2009 Whitfield Encourages Education And Action During Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct. 8, 2009 Whitfield Works To Make Homeownership A Reality For Service Members
Sept. 28, 2009 Whitfield Calls On Congress To Go Back To Drawing Board On Healthcare Reform
Sept. 25, 2009 Whitfield Statement On H1N1 Flu In First District
Sept. 24, 2009 Medicare Premium Fairness Act
Sept. 24, 2009 Whitfield Votes To Protect Kentucky Seniors
Sept. 23, 2009 Whitfield Calls On Congress To Provide Funding For KY I-69
Sept. 16, 2009 Op-Ed: Time to Restore Fiscal Responsibility to Government
Aug. 11, 2009 Whitfield Unveils 10 Steps to A Healthier America
Aug. 6, 2009 Whitfield Continues Efforts to Protect KY Tobacco Farmers
Aug. 4, 2009 Whitfield Votes "No" on Healthcare Legislation
July 29, 2009 Whitfield Works to Protect and Improve Kentucky Water Systems
July 29, 2009 Whitfield Calls for Renewed Commitment to Military Members & Families
July 23, 2009 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 22, 2009 Whitfield Calls for End to Human Rights Violations
July 22, 2009 Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2009
July 21, 2009 The Health Care Bill Will Create Additional Taxpayer Expenditures
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