Majority Press Releases
October 15, 2003. Sen. Inhofe's Statement Announcing EPW Actions on Reporting the Nomination of Michael Leavitt, and Other Legislation to the Senate.
October 7, 2003. Sen. Inhofe Calls for Passage of Water Security Bill.
October 1, 2003. Sen. Inhofe Chides EPW Minority Senators for Boycotting the Leavitt Nomination.
September 29, 2003. Carper's Clean Air Bill More Costly Than "Clear Skies".
September 23, 2003. Majority Staff Recommendations concerning EPA IG's Report.
September 23, 2003. EPW Committee Votes to Extend TEA-21 for Five Months.
September 17, 2003. Sen. Inhofe Responds to Democrats on Nomination Hearing Protocols.
September 16, 2003. Inhofe and Voinovich Urge Passage of Clear Skies Act.
September 4, 2003. Inhofe Issues Statement on EPA IG Report.
August 27, 2003. Inhofe Statement on NSR.
July 30, 2003. EPW Passes Several Bipartisan Bills
July 29, 2003. Inhofe Gives Major Speech on Climate Change
July 29, 2003. Highlights of hearing on climate history and mercury
July 17, 2003. Inhofe Applauds EPA's Commitments to Clean Up Superfund Sites
June 23, 2003. Inhofe Applauds National Environmental Progress.
June 10, 2003. Inhofe Says Agencies Must Clarify Jurisdiction Over Isolated Waters.
June 5, 2003. EPW Fuels Package Passes the Senate.
May 29, 2003. Chairman Inhofe's Says the Endangered Species Act "Is Broken".
May 21, 2003. Chairman Inhofe's Reaction to Resignation Announcement of EPA Administrator Whitman.
May 19, 2003. Administration's Highway Bill Introduced.
May 12, 2003. Inhofe Introduces Homeland Security Legislation to Protect Nuclear and Wastewater Facilities.
Text of introduced bill: "Wastewater Treatment Works Security Act of 2003"
Text of introduced bill: "Nuclear Infrastructure Security Act of 2003"
May 8, 2003. Clear Skies Hearing Highlights.
May 2, 2003. Chemical Security Bill to be Introduced.
May 2, 2003. Activities of the week of May 5, 2003.
April 22, 2003. Earth Day Message.
April 9, 2003. EPW Markup Results.
March 25, 2003. Senate Rejects Unfair Tax on Businesses.
March 21, 2003. Senate Passes EPW Amendment to Increase Transportation Budget.
March 14, 2003. Activities of the week of March 17, 2003.
March 14, 2003. Senate passes Wildlife Refuge System Centennial Resolution.
March 13, 2003. Activities of the week of March 10, 2003.
February 27, 2003. Chairman Inhofe introduces the Administration's "Clear Skies Initiative".
February 26, 2003. Chairman Inhofe's Response to the EPA's Climate Change Report.
February 24, 2003. EPW Reports Underground Storage Tank Bill to the Senate.
February 7, 2003. Inhofe to Address U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
February 4, 2003. Inhofe Praises Bush Environmental Budget.
Minority Press Releases
October 15, 2003. Sen. Jeffords' Reacts to EPA IG's Report on Enforcement.
October 15, 2003. Sen. Jeffords' Seeks Answers on EPA Failure to Enforce Clean Water Act.
October 15, 2003. Sen. Jeffords' Statement on Reporting the Nomination of Michael Leavitt, and Other Legislation before EPW.
October 1, 2003. Sen. Jeffords and Congressional Colleagues Call for Restoration of Superfund
September 30, 2003. Sen. Jeffords Statement on the Leavitt Nomination.
September 30, 2003. Minority Urges Chairman to Delay Vote on Leavitt Nomination.
September 22, 2003. "Listening Tour" Statement by Sen. Jeffords.
September 17, 2003. Jeffords, Kennedy, et al., Announce "Listening Tour" in Massachusetts on Mercury Pollution.
September 16, 2003. Jeffords' Response to President's clean air proposals.
September 15, 2003. Response to President's Visit to Detroit Edison Monroe Power Plant.
September 9, 2003. Jeffords to Hold Air Quality Listening Session in Boston.
September 5, 2003. Jeffords Reviews the Administration's Environmental Record for August.
September 4, 2003. EPA Committee Members Call for Hearing on White House Influence over Air Quality Reports.
August 27, 2003. Jeffords Rips Bush Administration for Weakening Clean Air Rules.
August 27, 2003. Jeffords Statement on Final New Source Review Rule.
August 25, 2003. Senators Jeffords and Lieberman Release GAO Report on New Source Review.
July 30, 2003. Senator Jeffords Leads Rally Clean Air Act Protections.
July 30, 2003. Bills to Protect Turtles and Tigers Pass the Environment Committee.
July 25, 2003. Senator Jeffords' Statement on Administration's Climate Change Science Program.
July 24, 2003. Senator Jeffords Pushes for Break in Logjam on Transportation Funds.
July 24, 2003. Jeffords/Boxer/Dingell Call for Inspector General Investigation of EPA Enforcement Office Cuts.
July 17, 2003. Senator Jeffords Is Critical of Bush Administration's Lack of Commitment to Adequately Fund Superfund Cleanups
July 17, 2003. Senator Jefford's Statement at Hearing on Importation of Exotic Species.
July 16, 2003. EPW To Hold Hearing on Importation of Exotic Species.
July 8, 2003. Senator Jeffords Criticizes Environmental Enforcement Staff Cuts at EPA.
July 1, 2003. Senator Jeffords Comments on EPA's Analysis of Clear Skies Bill.
June 19, 2003. Senators Respond to White House Doctoring of EPA's "State of the Environment" Report.
June 17, 2003. Vermont Testimony Supporting Jeffords Bill on Invasive Species in Lake Champlain.
June 11, 2003. Senators Jeffords and Ensign Call for Hearing on Importation of Exotic Pets and the Monkeypox Outbreak.
May 21, 2003. DOD Authorization Bill Amended to Continue Protecting Endangered Species on Military Bases.
May 21, 2003. Jefford's Reaction to Resignation Announcement of EPA Administrator Whitman.
May 7, 2003. Jeffords Fights Energy Bill.
May 1, 2003. Response to DoD Requests for Exemptions from Environmental Laws.
April 29, 2003. Jeffords Announces Release of Report on High-Performance Buildings.
April 29, 2003. Jeffords Introduces Renewable Energy Bill.
Text of introduced bill, S. 944, Renewable Energy Investment Act of 2003
April 25, 2003. Jeffords To Announce High-Performance, Green Building Report Findings.
April 22, 2003. Earth Day, 2003.
April 9, 2003. Committee Reports Mercury Bill.
April 3, 2003. Jeffords Introduces Wastewater Treatment Security and Safety Act.
Text of introduced bill, S. 779, Wastewater Treatment Works Security and Safety Act
March 19, 2003. Senators Sarbanes, Jeffords, Mikulski and Graham Introduce water infrastructure measure.
March 13, 2003. Senator Jeffords Introduces bill to ban mercury thermometers.
February 27, 2003. Senator Jeffords Responds to Administration's "Clear Skies Initiative."
February 26, 2003. Senator Jeffords Responds to EPA's Budget for FY 2004
February 12, 2003. Senator Jeffords introduces Clean Power Act of 2003.
February 10, 2003. Senators Jeffords/Lieberman/Collins to reintroduce Clean Air Act amendments
February 4, 2003. Jeffords Raps Bush Administration on Renewable Energy.
February 4, 2003. Senator Carper to be Ranking Member of Clean Air Subcommittee.