Press Releases

June 2013

Whitehouse Honored for Ocean Leadership

April 2013

Sen. Whitehouse Statement on National Oceans Policy
Whitehouse Reintroduces National Endowment for the Oceans

March 2013

Sen. Whitehouse Statement on Nomination of Gina McCarthy to be EPA Administrator

February 2013

Sen. Whitehouse to Speak at “Forward on Climate” Rally in Washington
New England Senators Applaud Regional Effort to Reduce Carbon Pollution

January 2013

Bicameral Task Force Asks for Best Ideas to Address Climate Change

December 2012

Climate Change: Recapping 2012
Climate Change and Ocean Acidification

September 2012

U.S. Senate Passes Resolution Designating National Estuaries Day

June 2012

Whitehouse Applauds New Efforts to Curb Pollution
Whitehouse to Receive Peter Benchley Ocean Award for Excellence in Policy

December 2011

Whitehouse Applauds New EPA Standards for Power Plant Mercury Pollution
Senators Urge Administration to Stand Firm on Clean Air Rules

November 2011

Whitehouse Applauds Decision to Reassess Keystone XL Pipeline

October 2011

Senators Urge Supercommittee to Reduce Debt Through Clean Energy and Conservation
Climate Change: 99 Second Opinions?

August 2011

Whitehouse Hears from Marine Industry Leaders about Economy
Whitehouse Pushes Administration for Action to Protect Air Quality

July 2011

Whitehouse Statement on Signing on RI Ocean Management Plan