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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
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
Jan. 15, 2014 Hastings Statement on Passage of FY2014 Spending Bill
Jan. 14, 2014 Committee Report: White House Office of Management and Budget Ordered Sequester of SRS over USDA Opposition
Jan. 10, 2014 Weekly Message from Doc: White House Politics before Americans' Personal Security
Jan. 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Obama Administration's War on Coal: The Recent Report by the Office of the Inspector General
Jan. 8, 2014 Where are the Jobs? A: Sitting on Harry Reid's Desk
Dec. 20, 2013 Weekly Message from Doc: Making Improvements to the Columbia River Treaty
Dec. 19, 2013 Hastings Statement on the Final Listing of Two Hanford Reach Plants
Dec. 19, 2013 Chairman Hastings Seeks Public Input on Draft Plan to Strengthen and Improve our Nation's Fisheries
Dec. 19, 2013 Hastings Responds to FDA Announcement on Food Safety Rule
Dec. 13, 2013 Hastings Statement on Final Recommendation on the Columbia River Treaty
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - 2014 Activities
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - ESA Decisions by Closed-Door Settlement: Short-Changing Science, Transparency, Private Property, and State & Local Economies"
Dec. 11, 2013 Manhattan Project Park and Hanford Land Transfer Fall Short Due to Senate
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary US Department of Energy - Proposed Land Transfer Changes
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Jim McNerney, Jr. Chairman, President and CEO The Boeing Company, and Ray Conner President and CEO Boeing Commercial Airplanes - Washington is the Best Place for the 777X
Dec. 9, 2013 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - Columbia River Treaty
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Interested Helium Party - Input on Ways to Secure America's Domestic Helium Supply
Dec. 4, 2013 Chairman Hastings Welcomes Rep. McAllister to the Committee on Natural Resources
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Hastings Statement on the Delay of Two Hanford Reach Plants as Endangered
Nov. 20, 2013 House Passes Bipartisan Bill to Create Jobs & Advance Onshore American Energy Production
Nov. 20, 2013 House Approves Bipartisan Bill to STOP Duplicative Federal Hydraulic Fracturing Regulations
Nov. 20, 2013 The Daily Caller - Protecting the States' Right to Regulate Hydraulic Fracturing
Nov. 14, 2013 Hearing of House Natural Resources Committee - Endangered Species
Nov. 14, 2013 Obamacare
Nov. 14, 2013 Committee Passes Hastings' Legislation to Help Protect Endangered Salmon Survival in the Pacific Northwest
Nov. 14, 2013 Hastings Shares Story of Yakima Constituent Hurt by Obamacare
Nov. 14, 2013 Committee Passes Legislation to Help Protect Endangered Salmon Survival in the Pacific Northwest
Nov. 13, 2013 Greg Walden, Doc Hastings Lead Meeting with FDA to Push for Common Sense in Water Quality Rules
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Dan Ashe, Director of the US Fish and Wildlife Service - Fully De-list the Gray Wolf
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - The Bonneville Power Administration Must Remain Independent
Nov. 8, 2013 Weekly Message from Doc - Washington: 124 Years and Counting
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director Office of Management and Budget - Documents on Retroactive Cuts to Secure Rural School Funds
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Documents on Retroactive Cuts to Secure Rural School Funds
Nov. 1, 2013 Weekly Message from Doc - Honoring Our Commitment to Our Veterans
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 30, 2013 Introducing a Resolution in Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of the Independence of the Bahamas
Oct. 29, 2013 Broad Agreement That New Water Storage Needed for Water Supply, Hydropower and Environmental Uses
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy Department of Energy - Secretary Chu's Memorandum
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - National Blueways Program
Oct. 24, 2013 Chairman Hastings Statement on DOE's Memorandum on the Bonneville Power Administration
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 23, 2013 Hastings Votes to Strengthen Central Washington's River Systems, Preserve Trade Opportunities
Oct. 23, 2013 Chairman Hastings' Statement on Obama Admin's Endorsement of States' Lesser Prairie-Chicken Conservation Plan
Oct. 18, 2013 Weekly Message from Doc - Renewing Our Commitment to Our Farmers
Oct. 16, 2013 Hastings Statement on Tonight's House Vote
Oct. 12, 2013 Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Indian Education, and Indian Health Service Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 11, 2013 Finding Solutions to Improve the Endangered Species Act
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Chief Tom Tidwell, US Forest Service - Shutdown Closures in National Forests and Wildlife Refuges
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Director Daniel Ashe, Fish and Wildlife Service - Shutdown Closures in National Forests and Wildlife Refuges
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