- Name: Sherwood Boehlert
- Born: 09/28/1936 (84 years old)
Sherwood Louis “Sherry” Boehlert (born September 28, 1936) is a retired American politician from New York. He represented a large swath of central New York in the United States House of Representatives from 1983 until 2007. Boehlert, a Republican, was considered to be a member of the party’s moderate wing. He served as Chairman of the Science Committee from 2001 to 2006.
Birth Place: Utica, New York, U.S.
Sherwood Boehlert quotes :
Having yet another vote on refinery legislation that uses high oil prices as an excuse to weaken environmental protections and to give more legislative gifts to the oil industry is misguided in the extreme.Sherwood Boehlert
Let me start by emphasizing that I am open to efforts to expedite environmental procedures for true emergencies or in other clear cases where current laws are needlessly burdensome.Sherwood Boehlert
Well, for starters, we have to do more to create demand for new technologies that can reduce our dependence on foreign oil and environmental degradation.Sherwood Boehlert