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Bruce Braley's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Bruce Braley
Office: U.S. House (IA) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolyn; 3 Children: Lisa, David, Paul
Birth Date: 10/30/1957
Birth Place: Grinnell
Home City: Waterloo, IA
Date Title
March 31, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Nita Lowey, Robert Aderholt and Sam Farr - Request for Disaster Relief Programs
March 31, 2014 As Flood Season Approaches, Braley Urges Committee to Reach Speedy Compromise on Flood Resources Legislation
March 31, 2014 Letter to Barbara Boxer, David Vitter, Bill Shuster, and Nick J. Rahall - Reach a Speedy Compromise on Flood Resources Legislation
March 27, 2014 Braley Continues Fight for Iowa Communities in Effort to Combat Ash Borer
March 26, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman, and Jim Moran, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the House Appropriations Committee - Preserve the Radon Grant Program
March 26, 2014 Letter to Robert Aderholt, Sam Farr, Ken Calvert, and Jim Moran - Combating the Emerald Ash Borer Beetle
March 18, 2014 After Northwood Chemical Fire, Officials Tell Braley 26 Worth County Facilities Could Hold Similar Materials
March 4, 2014 Braley Statement on Passage of Flood Insurance Bill
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Barabara Boxer, Chairman, House Committee on Environment and Public Works - Water Resources Development Act
Feb. 26, 2014 Braley Introduces Legislation Helping Iowa Communities Combat Ash Borer
Feb. 26, 2014 Tree Act
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Susan Dixon, Administrator, Iowa Emergency Response Commission - Information on Northwood Chemcial Fire
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 3, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Bring Up Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act For a Vote
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Barbara Boxer, Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works, Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, David Vitter, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works, and Nick J. Rahall II, Ranking Member, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure - Protect Provisions Promoting Public-Private Partnerships for Water Infrastructure
May 16, 2013 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency -
May 16, 2013 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator of FEMA - Iowa Flood
Jan. 14, 2013 Braley Announces Renewal of Effort to End Radon in America's Schools
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 15, 2011 King Introduces Missouri River Flood Control Legislation
April 4, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr. Attorney General, U.S. Deptarment Of Justice, and Mary Shapiro, Chairwoman, US Securities and Exchange Commission
March 15, 2011 Congressmen Braley, Stutzman and Senators Klobuchar, Lugar Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Give Farmers Greater Say Over Regulations
Feb. 16, 2011 Braley Fights to Save Iowa Jobs, Ethanol Industry
Feb. 16, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 8, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Ray LaHood, Secretary U.S. Department of Transportation
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
July 1, 2010 Securing Protections for the Injured from Limitations On Liability Act
June 16, 2010 Braley Statement on BP Trust Fund Agreement
June 15, 2010 We Have to Hold BP Accountable For the American People
June 10, 2010 Braley, Hare Urge Obama and Allen to Evaluate Impact on Mississippi River Shipping
June 4, 2010 Braley to Visit Gulf Coast, Tour Areas Affected by BP Oil Spill
Jan. 6, 2010 "'Cash For Clunkers' Worked And Worked Well For Iowa"
June 26, 2009 American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009
June 9, 2009 House Passes Braley's "Cash for Clunkers" Bill
May 30, 2009 Braley Opening Statement at Energy and Commerce Markup on American Clean Energy and Security Act
March 4, 2009 Braley Introduces Legislation to Help Consumers While Improving the Environment and Preserving Jobs
Feb. 26, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Revisiting the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976
Sept. 18, 2008 No Child Left Inside Act of 2008
July 23, 2008 Iowa Lawmakers Seek Federal Tax Relief for Flood and Tornado Victims
June 25, 2008 Big Oil: Use it or Lose it
July 17, 2007 Braley Secures $7.3 Million For Dubuque In Energy And Water Bill Passed By House
April 19, 2007 Braley Supports Bill Providing Billions for Mississippi Lock and Dam Construction
March 15, 2007 Braley Passes Amendment to Help Small Businesses Recover from Winter Storm Disasters
Braley Participates in Field Hearing on BP Oil Spill, Tours Affected Areas
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Climate Issues
Issue Position: Investing in Renewable Energy
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