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Mitch McConnell's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Office: U.S. Senate (KY) - Sr, Republican Majority Leader
Date Title
Nov. 9, 2017 Tweet - #Obama's Office of Air and Radiation in the @EPA was responsible for 95% of the annual regulatory burdens that the EPA forced onto our #economy, according to one report, costing the economy at least $41 billion.
Sept. 8, 2017 At McConnell's Request, USDA Provides Extension for Green River Conservation Enhancement Program
June 6, 2017 McConnell Comments on EPA's Ozone Rule Announcement
June 1, 2017 McConnell Statement on President's Decision to Withdraw From the Unattainable Mandates of the Paris Climate Deal
May 25, 2017 Letter to President Donald Trump - Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement
Feb. 28, 2017 Senator McConnell Comments on President Trump's Executive Order on Waters of the United States Regulation
Feb. 16, 2017 Remarks by President Trump at Signing of H.J. Resolution 38
Jan. 30, 2017 Majority Leader McConnell Leads Congressional Efforts to Overturn Obama's Anti-Coal Rule
Jan. 30, 2017 McKinley Leads Effort to Stop Anti-Coal Regulation
Dec. 8, 2016 Majority Leader McConnell's Statement on Scott Pruitt
Sept. 15, 2016 Wrda
June 8, 2016 Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act
March 21, 2016 Letter to the National Governors Association - Concerns Surrounding the Clean Power Plan (CPP)
Feb. 23, 2016 34 Senators, 171 Representatives File Amicus Brief, Urge Circuit Court to Block EPA Attempt to Transform the Nation's Electricity Sector
Feb. 10, 2016 Clean Power Plan Regulations
Feb. 9, 2016 McConnell Applauds SCOTUS Halt of President Obama's Anti-Coal Regs
Jan. 19, 2016 McConnell Comments on President's VETO of Bipartisan Measure to Overturn WOTUS Rule
Dec. 12, 2015 McConnell Statement on the U.N. Climate Proposal
Nov. 17, 2015 Senate Passes Bipartisan Measures to Overturn Obama Administration's Anti-Coal Regulations
Nov. 17, 2015 Energy Regulations
Nov. 4, 2015 McConnell on Passage of Resolution to Overturn Administration's Indefensible Waterways Regulation
Nov. 4, 2015 Congratulating Kentucky's Governor-elect and Addressing The Waters of the United States Regulation
Nov. 3, 2015 Federal Water Quality Protection Bill
Oct. 27, 2015 Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act
Oct. 27, 2015 Energy Regulations
Oct. 23, 2015 McConnell Will File Measure to Overturn EPA's Regulation on New Coal-Fired Plants
Oct. 9, 2015 McConnell Comments on Court Decision Halting WOTUS
Oct. 1, 2015 McConnell Comments on President Obama's Ozone Rule
Aug. 7, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Joseph G. Pizarchik, Director of the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement - Comment Period Extension For Sweeping Stream Buffer Zone Rule
Aug. 3, 2015 Environmental Regulations
June 29, 2015 McConnell Welcomes the Supreme Court's EPA Ruling
June 16, 2015 Mitch McConnell, Rand Paul: Clean Water Rule Just More Outrageous Government Overreach
May 13, 2015 Capito and Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Legislation to Roll Back "Clean Power Plan"
April 29, 2015 Senator McConnell Receives National Award for His Support for Mill Springs Battlefield
March 31, 2015 McConnell Statement on Obama Administration International Climate Plan
March 26, 2015 McConnell Amendment to Fight War on Coal Passes Senate
March 20, 2015 Senator McConnell Urges Nation's Governors to "Carefully Review the Consequences" Before Submitting a Plan to Implement EPA's New Regulation
Nov. 12, 2014 Washington Post - GOP Congressional Leaders Denounce US-China Deal on Climate Change
Nov. 12, 2014 McConnell Reacts to President Obama's New Emissions Reduction Targets
Oct. 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, and John M. McHugh, Secretary of the Army - Obama Administration Is Intentionally Misleading Americans on Proposed Water Rule
Oct. 19, 2014 Bowling Green Daily News - McConnell Clear Choice for Senate
Sept. 17, 2014 Thune Introduces Bill to Block Most Costly and Burdensome EPA Regulation in History
Sept. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - More Time for Public Comment on EPA Power Plant Emissions Rules
Sept. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Extended Comment Period for EPA's Carbon Emissions Rule
Sept. 11, 2014 Senator McConnell Calls on EPA to Allow More Time for Kentuckians to Voice Their Concerns on Proposed Anti-Coal Rule
Sept. 11, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act
July 30, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014 -- Motion to Proceed
July 24, 2014 American Jobs
July 22, 2014 McConnell Presses EPA Administrator on Recent Regulations and the War on Coal
July 22, 2014 Statement from Sens. Paul, McConnell and Rep. Whitfield on Paducah Site
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