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Chellie Pingree's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Chellie M. Pingree
Office: U.S. House (ME) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 3 Children: Hannah, Cecily, Asa
Birth Date: 04/02/1955
Birth Place: Minneapolis, MN
Home City: North Haven, ME
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
March 4, 2014 York River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 2013
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Paul Ford, Acting Regional Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Administration Region I - FEMA Disaster Assistance for December Ice Storm
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Reduce Super Pollutant Allowances
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Northeast Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a Model for the Nation
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency - Flood Insurance Rate Maps
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 14, 2014 Congresswoman Pingree Participates in White House Round Table Discussion on Climate Change
Dec. 4, 2013 State Department Decides to Review any Changes for Portland Pipeline
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - McGovern Joins New England Delegation on Letter to EPA Opposing Changes to Clean Air Funding
June 25, 2013 President's Launches Climate Change Initiative
May 23, 2013 Pingree to reintroduce York River Bill; would lead to federal investment, protect local environment
May 21, 2013 Pingree Backs Legislation that Would Block Fast-Track Approval for Tar Sand Oil in Portland Pipeline
May 10, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment
March 1, 2013 Fisheries Officials Intend to Pay for At-Sea Monitoring
Jan. 30, 2013 Michaud and Pingree Applaud $1.3 Million in Grants for Two Conservation Projects in Maine
Jan. 26, 2013 Pingree Addresses Tar Sands Opponents in Portland
Aug. 6, 2012 Pingree Asks EPA to Loosen Ethanol Requirements During Historic Drought
June 8, 2012 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2013
June 7, 2012 House Unanimously Passes Pingree's York River bill
June 5, 2012 York River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 2011
June 1, 2012 House to Vote on Pingree's York River bill
May 30, 2012 Maine to get Over $4 Million to Clean Up Hazardous Sites
May 24, 2012 Michaud Announces $3.4 Million in EPA Grants for Maine Communities
Feb. 15, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Nov. 30, 2011 Five-year Grant Awarded for Critical Weather Buoy System
Nov. 18, 2011 York River Study Bill Advances to House Vote
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 26, 2011 Letter to Department of State Inspector General Geisel
Oct. 5, 2011 Keep America's Waterfronts Working Act
Oct. 5, 2011 Keep America's Waterfronts Working Act of 2011
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, EPA
Sept. 22, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2401, Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
July 14, 2011 Environmental Laws Should Not be Waived for Department of Homeland Security
July 13, 2011 Voting Against Rollback of Clean Water Standards
June 23, 2011 York River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of 2011
May 2, 2011 Letter to Eric Schwaab, NOAA Assistant Adminstrator of Fisheries
May 2, 2011 Maine to Increase Number of Coastal Pump-Out Stations
April 22, 2011 Earth Day Call to Action
April 20, 2011 Marking One Year Since BP Spill
April 7, 2011 "Dirty Air Act" Ignores Science For the Sake of Polluting Companies
March 31, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
Feb. 9, 2011 Maine Fishermen to Get Higher Catch Limits in International Waters
Feb. 7, 2011 SEEC calls on House Republican Leaders to act on Oil Spill Commission Report
Jan. 11, 2011 Reaction to Gulf Oil Spill Report
Dec. 14, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Nancy Pelosi and The Honorable Steny Hoyer
Oct. 18, 2010 Congresswoman Chellie Pingree Encouraged by NOAA's Proposed Enforcement Changes
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