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Representative Ed Whitfield

Representing the 1st District of Kentucky

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Jun 23, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01) issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s 4-4 decision in United States v. Texas:

“The Supreme Court’s decision today affirms the ruling by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in United States v. Texas, which ordered a halt to President Obama’s 2014 executive amnesty programs.  This decision is a victory for the Constitution and reinforces what my colleagues and I have been saying all along, Congress makes laws, not the President.” 

Jun 22, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power today held a hearing examining implementation issues with the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program.  The hearing brought together representatives of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Energy Information Administration (EIA), as well as stakeholders in manufacturing, agriculture, and fuel production to discuss the current status and implementation outlook of the program.

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Jun 22, 2016 Press Release

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Jun 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01) is pleased to announce an $89,124 Operations and Safety grant for the Zion Volunteer Fire Department in Henderson County.  The award, from the Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program, will provide funds to obtain critically needed equipment, protective gear, emergency vehicles, training and other resources needed to protect the public and emergency personnel from fire and related hazards.