Press Releases

August 2015

RI Congressional Delegation Announces Nearly $600K in Funds for Central Falls and Portsmouth Fire Departments
Reed & Whitehouse Announce Support for Iran Nuclear Agreement
Whitehouse Applauds EPA’s Methane Rule to Reduce Emissions
U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse on the death of Master Sergeant Andrew McKenna
U.S. Senate Gets Cracking & Passes National Lobster Day Bill
U.S. Senate Approves Whitehouse-Vitter Estuary Legislation
Time to Wake Up: Kentucky Senators on Climate Change: Duck, Deny, Disparage
Sen. Whitehouse Praises Clean Power Plan

July 2015

Whitehouse, Langevin, & Cicilline Mark 50 Years of Medicare & Medicaid in Rhode Island
Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse: Medicare, Medicaid Mark 50 Years of Success
Senate Passes Six-Year Highway Bill
Whitehouse Applauds City of Providence’s Divestment from Fossil Fuel Companies
Time to Wake Up: Wisconsin Governor Ignores Threats of Climate Change
Judiciary Committee Clears Grassley, Whitehouse Bill to Reauthorize Juvenile Justice Programs with Improved Accountability
New GAO Report Finds Serious Vulnerabilities to Waste and Fraud with Medicare Provider List
Time to Wake Up: Florida Officials Out of Step
Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders
Whitehouse and Cardin: America must lead the climate change fight or our leadership record is toast
Senate Passes Landmark Overhaul of Federal Education Law
Time to Wake Up: In RI, Our Home, Our Shores, and Our Way of Life Are at Stake