Press Releases

November 2014

GAO Report: Inaction on Climate Change could Increase Costs to Taxpayers
Sens. Whitehouse and Schatz Introduce Carbon Fee Legislation
Introducing the American Opportunity Carbon Fee Act
Sen. Whitehouse Statement on Keystone Vote
RI Delegation Lauds Approval of Block Island Wind Farm Transmission Line
Not a Scientist? Ask One.
Sen. Whitehouse Statement on New Climate Commitments from U.S. and China
Senator Whitehouse Announces Staff Changes in State Office
Sen. Whitehouse Applauds President’s Defense of Net Neutrality

October 2014

Sen. Whitehouse Delivers Keynote Address at NYU Conference on Climate Policy
Sen. Whitehouse Speech at NYU Institute for Policy Integrity fall conference
Rhode Island to Receive Over $8 Million in Housing Grants
Senate Odd Couple Seeks Common Ground on Climate Change

September 2014

Providence Receives $3.9M in Federal Funding for Lead Safety
Senators Urge Administration to Address Methane Pollution
Sen. Whitehouse Applauds Marine Monument Designation
Sen. Whitehouse Statement on AG Holder’s Resignation
URI Signs Agreements to Partner with Indonesia on Fisheries Education
Delegation Announces $791,000 in Federal Funding to Help Combat Teen Dating Violence
Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Combat Drug Addiction and Support Recovering Addicts