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Richard Blumenthal's Public Statements

Full Name: Richard Blumenthal
Office: U.S. Senate (CT) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cynthia; 4 Children
Birth Date: 02/13/1946
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Greenwich, CT
Date Title
July 16, 2014 Blumenthal, Harkin, Casey Introduce Legislation To Hold Companies Accountable For Concealing Defects
July 16, 2014 Protect Women's Health from Corporate Interference Act
July 15, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Net Neutrality
July 15, 2014 Letter to Ronald Stroman, Deputy Postmaster General of the United States Postal Service - Consider Employee Impact During Network Rationalization Plan
July 15, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Lorillard-Reynolds American Merger
July 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LGBT Oppression and AGOA
July 14, 2014 Letter to David Green, CEO of Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. - Coverage of Contraceptives for Hobby Lobby Employees
July 11, 2014 Letter to David Friedman, Acting Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Children Left Unattended in Cars
July 9, 2014 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act - Motion to Proceed
July 9, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal Offer Lori Jackson Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act as Amendment to Sportsmen Bill
July 9, 2014 Following Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision, Murphy, Blumenthal Co-Sponsor Legislative Fix to Protect Women's Health
July 8, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Student Loan Contracts
July 8, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
July 7, 2014 Gun Violence
July 7, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Access Audit
July 7, 2014 Blumenthal Announces Amtrak To Expand Discounts To Veterans
July 3, 2014 Gov. Malloy, Members of Conn. Congressional Delegation Meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx
July 2, 2014 Letter to David Friedman, Acting Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Early Warning Reporting System
July 2, 2014 Letter to Brian Deese, Acting Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Laboratory Developed Tests
July 2, 2014 Connecticut Congressional Delegation, Members Of New York Delegation Call For Repeal Of Law Compelling Sale Of Plum Island, Enabling Preservation Of Environmental Treasure
July 2, 2014 Blumenthal Shops At Target To Commend Corporation On New No-Guns Policy
July 1, 2014 Blumenthal to Introduce Comprehensive Legislation to Enforce and Enhance Rail Safety Following Series of High Profile Catastrophes and Disruptions
June 30, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives on Appropriations, and Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations - Plum Island
June 30, 2014 Himes, Blumenthal, Murphy Applaud $30 Million Grant for South Norwalk
June 27, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Community Broadband Progress
June 26, 2014 Blumenthal, Brown Introduce Legislation To Protect Seniors From Losing Their Doctors
June 25, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Regarding Continuing Oversight of Corinthian and Other For-Profit Schools
June 25, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Senate Passage Of Workplace Investment Opportunity Act
June 25, 2014 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript: Mental Health Requirements in Gun Sales and VA Scandal
June 24, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - Conference Meeting
June 23, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Allegations Of Wrongdoing, Whistleblower Retaliation By VA Medical Inspector
June 20, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On West Bank Kidnapping
June 20, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On FDA Decision To Extend Public Comment Period On Tobacco Deeming Regulations
June 20, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On HHS Decision To Improve Management, Accountability Of Aca Website Ahead Of 2015 Open Enrollment Period
June 19, 2014 Kaine, Burr, Blumenthal Introduce Resolution to "Welcome Home" Post 9/11 Veterans on Veterans Day 2014
June 19, 2014 Lori Jackson Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act
June 18, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On GM CEO'S Testimony Before House Energy And Commerce Subcommittee
June 18, 2014 Feinstein, Senators Introduce Amendment to Maintain Truck Safety Rules
June 17, 2014 Markey Joins Blumenthal On Legislation To Protect Domestic Violence Survivors From Gun Violence
June 16, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Allegations Of Whistleblower Retaliation At VA
June 16, 2014 Congressman Honda Introduces Toxic Exposure Research and Military Support Act of 2014
June 13, 2014 Letter to Matthew Shay, President & CEO of the National Retail Federation - Gun Violence
June 12, 2014 Letter to George Will, Columnist for the Washington Post - Comments on Campus Sexual Assault
June 11, 2014 Veterans Health Care
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 11, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Senate Failure To Advance Student Loan Refinance Bill
June 11, 2014 Blumenthal Issues Statement On Metro-North Progress To Meet Goals And Deadlines In 100-Day Plan
June 11, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Senate Passage Of Bipartisan VA Health Care Bill
June 10, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation - E-Cigarettes on Airplanes
June 10, 2014 Student Loan Debt
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