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Ron Kind's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Ronald 'Ron' James Kind
Office: U.S. House (WI) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Tawni; 2 Children: Johnny, Matthew
Birth Date: 03/16/1963
Birth Place: La Crosse, WI
Home City: La Crosse, WI
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
March 14, 2014 Rep. Ron Kind Commends Senate for Voting to Lower Flood Insurance Premiums
March 4, 2014 Rep. Ron Kind Votes to Keep Flood Insurance Affordable
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. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Great Lakes Navigation System
Feb. 4, 2014 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Announce the Wounded Veterans Recreation Act
Feb. 4, 2014 Rep. Ron Kind, Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Announce the Wounded Veterans Recreation Act
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Congressmen Bill Shuster, Barbara Boxer, Nick Rahall, and David Vitter - Water Resources Reform and Development Act
Nov. 21, 2013 Rep. Ron Kind Highlights Economic Impact of National Wildlife Refuges
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Senators Barbara Mikulski and Richard Shelby and Representatives Harold Rogers and Nita Lowey - Continue to Fund the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
Aug. 22, 2013 Rep. Ron Kind Helps Break Ground for the New "Great River Road Interpretive Center" in Genoa
May 13, 2013 Letter to Honorable Bill Shuster, Chairman, and Honorable Nick Rahal, Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Preserving the Great Lakes Region
May 9, 2013 Rep. Ron Kind Introduces the Balancing Act, Reforming Conservation Efforts in the Farm Bill
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran of the Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)
Feb. 22, 2013 Kind and Walz Named Co-Chairs of Mississippi River Caucus
Dec. 5, 2012 The American Energy Manufacturing Technical Corrections Act
April 24, 2012 Preserving our Environment
April 20, 2012 Conservation Key on Earth Day and Every Day
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army Department of the Army, Civil Works
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to Chairman Camp
April 6, 2011 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011
March 17, 2011 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Aug. 3, 2010 Kind Stands up to Big Oil, Protects Environment
July 14, 2010 Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center Contract Awarded to Local Contractor
June 23, 2010 Letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack
June 15, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward, Chief Executive Officer of BP
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
May 28, 2010 Rep. Kind Grills Top Executives of British Petroleum and Transocean at Oversight Hearing
March 18, 2010 Upper Mississippi River Basin Protection Act
March 11, 2010 Rep. Kind Extremely Disappointed In Ruling On St. Croix River Bridge
Dec. 18, 2009 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Jo-Ellen Darcy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thad W. Allen and Fish & Wildlife Service Director Sam D. Hamilton
June 26, 2009 American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
Oct. 27, 2008 Tomah Journal - Congressman Ron Kind Brings Campaign to Tomah
Sept. 23, 2008 U.S. Rep. Kind Statement on House Passage of Great Lakes Compact
Sept. 12, 2008 House to Act on Comprehensive Energy Legislation Next Week
May 21, 2008 Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008
April 22, 2008 Rep. Kind Statement on Earth Day
April 3, 2008 Members, Groups Protest Misplaced Farm Bill Spending Priorities that Put Proven Conservation Programs at Risk
Nov. 6, 2007 Kind Votes to Override Bush Veto of Water Resources Development Act
Oct. 16, 2007 Kind Statement Regarding National Academy of Sciences Report on Mississippi River Water Quality
Oct. 10, 2007 Kind Legislation to Combat Invasive Species in Wildlife Refuges Advances to House Floor
July 10, 2007 Upper Mississippi River Basin Protection Act
June 21, 2007 Hearing Advances Kind Legislation to Combat Invasive Species in Wildlife Refuges
June 20, 2007 Honoring The Long-Term Resource Monitoring Program
April 19, 2007 Water Resources Development Act Of 2007
Sept. 27, 2006 Colorado Northern Front Range Mountain Backdrop Protection Study Act
Sept. 27, 2006 Long Island Sound Stewardship Act Of 2006
Sept. 27, 2006 Great Lakes Fish And Wildlife Restoration Act Of 2006
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