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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
June 11, 2014 Blumenthal Issues Statement On Metro-North Progress To Meet Goals And Deadlines In 100-Day Plan
June 11, 2014 Veterans Health Care
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 10, 2014 Student Loan Debt
June 10, 2014 Letter to Martin Barrington, Nicandro Durante, Ling Chenqing, Alison Cooper, Pierre de Labouchere, Murray Kessler, Andre Calantzopoulos, Daniel Delen, J. Pieter Sikkel, and George Freeman III - Protect Children from Nicotine Poisoning
June 10, 2014 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Transportation - E-Cigarettes on Airplanes
June 9, 2014 Blumenthal, McCain Lead Bipartisan Group Of Senators In Calling On DOJ To Immediately Investigate Evidence Of Criminal Wrongdoing At VA Medical Facilities
June 9, 2014 Blumenthal Calls On Coast Guard To Immediately Curtail Opening Of Walk Bridge Following Two Major Malfunctions In Ten Days
June 9, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On VA Audit Report
June 9, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Investigate Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing at VA Medical Facilities
June 9, 2014 Letter to John Mulligan, Interim President and CEO of Target Corporation - Ban Loaded Firearms Sales
June 5, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal, Himes, and Finch Applaud Sandy Recovery and Resiliency Efforts
June 5, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal Statement on Restoration of Waterbury-Stamford Morning Service
June 5, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On GM Rollout Of Valukas Report
June 5, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Bipartisan VA Health Care Deal
June 5, 2014 Himes, Blumenthal, Murphy, and Finch Applaud $10 Million Grant for Sandy Recovery and Resiliency Efforts
June 4, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 4, 2014 Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be Secretary of Health and Human Services
June 4, 2014 Letter to Robert Bentley, Governor of Alabama; Sean Parnell, Governor of Alaska; Rick Scott, Governor of Florida; Nathan Deal, Governor of Georgia; Butch Otter, Governor of Idaho; Sam Brownback, Governor of Kansas; Bobby Jindal, Governor of Louisiana; Paul LePage, Governor of Maine; Phil Bryant, Governor of Mississippi; Dave Heineman, Governor of Nebraska; Pat McCroy, Governor of North Carolina; Mary Fallin, Governor of Oklahoma; Nikki Haley, Governor of South Carolina; Dennis Daugaard, Governor of South Dakota; Bill Haslam, Governor of Tennessee; Rick Perry, Governor of Texas; Scott Walker, Governor of Wisconsin; and Matt Mead, Governor of Wyoming
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 2, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission
June 2, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs
May 30, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Resignation Of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Blumenthal Issues Statement On Norwalk Bridge Failure And Metro-North Delays
May 28, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On VA Inspector General Report On Veterans Health Administration
May 27, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Isla Vista Shooting
May 23, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Affairs Concerns
May 23, 2014 Connecticut Delegation Seeks Audit Results for Connecticut VA Medical Facilities
May 23, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Commitment to Poland
May 22, 2014 Letter to Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Hungary - Concern Over Nazi Occupation Monument in Hungary
May 22, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On House Passage Of USA Freedom Act
May 22, 2014 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins
May 22, 2014 Markey, Blumenthal, Nelson Introduce Bill To Eliminate Cap On Maximum Allowable Civil Fine DOT Can Levy On Automakers
May 22, 2014 Blumenthal, Markey, Nelson Introduce Bill To Eliminate Cap On Maximum Allowable Civil Fine DOT Can Levy On Automakers
May 21, 2014 Blumenthal, Murphy Applaud Senate Confirmation Of Deirdre M. Daly To Serve As U.S. Attorney
May 20, 2014 For Bad Actors Seeking To Seal Court Documents, Blumenthal, Graham Hope To Permit Sunshine
May 20, 2014 Blumenthal Issues Statement In Support Of State Campus Sexual Assault Law
May 19, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On NTSB Recommendation To Revise Track Safety Standards For Commuter Railroads
May 17, 2014 Blog: The Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, and the Paths Still Not Taken
May 16, 2014 Blumenthal statement on GM $35 million fine, oversight requirements from Department of Transportation
May 15, 2014 Blumenthal Issues Statement Regarding Metro-North Deep Dive Response
May 15, 2014 Blumenthal, Coats, Cornyn Introduce Bill To Sanction Russian Arms Dealer
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary Department of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 15, 2014 Blumenthal, Harkin Introduce Bill To End Federal Tax Subsidy For Unhealthy Food, Beverage Marketing To Children
May 15, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On FCC Net Neutrality Vote
May 14, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Predatory Payday Loans
May 14, 2014 Blumenthal Issues Statement On Completion Of Second Mount Vernon Transformer To Power Metro-North New Haven Line
May 14, 2014 Blumenthal Statement On Obama Decision To Assign Deputy Chief Of Staff To Oversee VA Department
May 14, 2014 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, and Willliam J. Baer, Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice - Regarding Pfizer's Potential Takeover of AstraZeneca
May 13, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
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