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Representative Ed Whitfield

Representing the 1st District of Kentucky

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Sep 26, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield, (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, will travel to Lebanon and Franklin.  Schedule details are listed below.

Saturday, September 27, 2014

7:00am-11:00am Eastern:  LEBANON:  Marion County Ham Days Breakfast

Location:  Downtown Lebanon, Proctor Knott Street

1:00pm-2:30pm Eastern:  LEBANON:  Pigasus Parade

Location:  Downtown Lebanon, Main Street

4:30pm-5:00pm Central:  FRANKLIN: Simpson County Republican Picnic

Sep 26, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield, (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, will travel to Tompkinsville, Russellville, Scottsville, and Liberty.  Schedule details are listed below.

Thursday, September 25, 2012

6:00pm-8:00pm Central:  TOMPKINSVILLE:  Monroe County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting 

Location:  Monroe County High School Commons Area

Friday, September 26, 2014

Sep 23, 2014 Press Release

Today, The Wall Street Journal featured an article on Gen. Ray Odierno, the Army chief of staff, and his concerns over the same issue U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, has been diligently working in Congress to ensure the stability of the military, Whitfield, joined by the entire Kentucky Delegation in the United States House of Representatives, sent a letter last month (attached) to Colonel Robert C.

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Sep 22, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, is pleased to announce the U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $3.75 million federal grant under the Fiscal Year 2014 School Climate Transformation Grant Program to the West Kentucky Educational Cooperative (WKEC). WKEC, housed at Murray State University, is one of eight educational cooperatives located across the state.

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Sep 18, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, voted today for the passage of H.R. 2, the American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act, which consists of 13 House-passed energy bills that will improve energy independence, security, and affordability in America. Each of the bills, including Whitfield’s own H.R. 3826, the Electricity Security and Affordability Act has been #StuckIntheSenate during this session of Congress. The measure passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 226 to 191.

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