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Doc Hastings' Public Statements

Full Name: Richard 'Doc' Hastings
Office: U.S. House (WA) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/08/1994
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Claire; 3 Children: Kirsten, Petrina, Colin
Birth Date: 02/07/1941
Birth Place: Spokane, WA
Home City: Pasco, WA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
April 15, 2014 GAO Audit of the National Environmental Policy Act Reveals Lack of Accountability and Transparency
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
April 10, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Tribal Forest Management: A Model for Promoting Healthy Forests and Rural Jobs
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 8, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 4315, H.R. 4316, H.R. 4317, and H.R. 4318
April 7, 2014 Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act
April 7, 2014 Chairman Hastings Seeks Transparency on Science, Issues Subpoena on White Bluffs Bladderpod Listing Decision
April 4, 2014 Hastings: Full SRS Funding is Victory for Rural Counties that Faced Uncertainty Due to Obama Administration Political Games
April 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Department of the Interior, Spending and the President's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Proposal
April 1, 2014 Hastings: Court Misses the Mark on ESA Settlement Ruling
April 1, 2014 Hastings: Republican Budget Prioritizes American Energy to Create New Jobs and Increase Revenues
March 31, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy, U.S. Department of Energy - Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 27, 2014 Members Introduce Four Common Sense Bills to Update the Endangered Species Act
March 26, 2014 Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act
March 26, 2014 House Approves Measure to Ensure Public Participation in National Monument Designations
March 26, 2014 Western Governors' Association Praises the ESA Congressional Working Group's Report and Recommendations
March 26, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Collision Course: Oversight of the Obama Administration's Enforcement Approach for America's Wildlife Laws and Its Impact on Domestic Energy
March 25, 2014 Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America
March 25, 2014 Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America Act
March 25, 2014 House Approves Bill to Ensure Affordable Electricity for American Families and Businesses
March 25, 2014 Obama Administration's Budget Falls Short for Water Storage, Hydropower and Long-Term Drought Relief
March 21, 2014 Week Message from Doc - Protecting the Second Amendment for Future Generations
March 19, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Climate Change Activities
March 19, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - California Water Crisis and Its Impacts: The Need for Immediate and Long-Term Solutions
March 19, 2014 Local Farmers, Community Members Call for Immediate Action to Resolve the California Water Crisis
March 14, 2014 Weekly Message from Doc - Year Four of Obamacare: Delayed Deadlines
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
March 13, 2014 Water Rights Protection Act
March 13, 2014 House Approves Bipartisan Measure to Protect Water Rights
March 13, 2014 Letter to Mary Dendall, Deputy Inspector General of the Department of the Interior - Stream Buffer Zone Rule Report
March 13, 2014 Water Rights Protection Act
March 13, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the Government Accountability Office - Implementation of Helium Stewardship Act
March 12, 2014 Daily Caller - Improving the Endangered Species Act for the 21st Century
March 11, 2014 Chairman Hastings: California Coastal National Monument Expansion Is Unnecessary Use of Presidential Powers
March 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Benghazi Terrorists Be Brought to Justice
March 11, 2014 The Daily Caller - Improving the Endangered Species Act for the 21st Century
March 7, 2014 Weekly Message from Doc - House Continues Robust Oversight of the Obama Administration in 2014
March 7, 2014 Letter to Ken Berg, Manager of the Fish & Wildlife Service - White Bluffs Bladderpod Listing
March 6, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2824, Preventing Government Waste and Protecting Coal Mining Jobs in America; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2641, Responsibility and Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2013; And Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules
March 4, 2014 York River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 2013
March 4, 2014 Hastings Statement on the Administration's FY2015 Budget Request for Hanford
March 4, 2014 Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Conservation and Recreation Act
March 4, 2014 North Fork Watershed Protection Act of 2014
March 4, 2014 Chairman Hastings Statement on the President's FY 2015 Budget Proposal
March 4, 2014 Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Conservation and Recreation Act
March 4, 2014 Hastings Statement on the Administration's FY2015 Budget Request for Hanford
Feb. 28, 2014 Hastings' Statement on Hanford Tank Waste
Feb. 27, 2014 Chairman Hastings Statement on Obama Admin's Atlantic Offshore Environmental Impact Statement
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