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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
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to UnitedHealth Group Chief Executive Officer Jack Larsen - Reinstate Ct MedicareAdvantage Providers During Appeals Process
Dec. 20, 2013 Bataan Corregidor Memorial Bridge
Dec. 20, 2013 Blumenthal, DeLauro Applaud NDAA Provision Canceling Russian Helicopter Contract
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Debbie Stabenow, Chair, and Thad Cochran, Ranking Member, of the Senate Agriculture Committee- Stop Farm Bill's Anti-science Trojan Horse
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2014 -- Continued
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Katherine Archuleta, Director of the Office of Personnel Management - Allow Rollovers For Health FSA Accounts
Dec. 19, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy, Delauro, Courtney, Himes Announce $7.5 Million In USDA Funding For Hurricane Sandy Flood Relief & Prevention
Dec. 19, 2013 Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change Releases Recommendations for Department of the Interior
Dec. 19, 2013 Cardin Sponsors Bill To Keep Iran Accountable
Dec. 18, 2013 Affordable Care Act
Dec. 18, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On White House Review Group Recommendations On Intelligence, Communications Technologies
Dec. 18, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Bipartisan Budget Act Of 2013
Dec. 18, 2013 Senators McCain and Blumenthal Applaud Unanimous FCC Vote to Consider Eliminating Sports Blackout Rules
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman Federal Trade Commission - E-Cigarette Marketing Practices
Dec. 18, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Dec. 17, 2013 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2014 -- Resumed
Dec. 17, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Frontier Acquisition Of AT&T Assets In CT
Dec. 17, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Announcement Of Healthcare.Gov CEO
Dec. 17, 2013 Murphy, Blumenthal, Esty Applaud Department of Justice Funding for Newtown Community
Dec. 17, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Metro-North Safety Investments, Enhancements Report
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Dec. 16, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On D.C. Circuit Court Ruling On NSA Bulk Data Collection
Dec. 16, 2013 Blumenthal To Red Bull And Rockstar: Stop Marketing To Children
Dec. 13, 2013 New York, Connecticut Delegation Members Lead Effort to Strengthen Metro-North Safety
Dec. 12, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On FCC Agreement With Cell Phone Providers To Allow Consumers To Unlock Mobile Devices
Dec. 12, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Senate Confirmation Of Nina Pillard To D.C. Circuit Court
Dec. 10, 2013 Murphy, Blumenthal, Esty Statement on New Federal Investment in Mental Health Services
Dec. 9, 2013 Blumenthal, Airbus Co-Host Conference For Potential New Suppliers To Grow Connecticut's Aerospace Industry
Dec. 9, 2013 Murphy, Blumenthal Statement on Senate Renewal of Federal Ban on Plastic Guns
Dec. 8, 2013 Letter to Federal Railroad Administration - Schumer, Blumenthal Reveal: Over Five Years Ago, NTSB Recommended Critical Safety Monitoring Systems On All Passenger Trains That Could Prevent The Next Accident - But Federal Railroad Authority Has Yet To Take Any Action Putting Those Requirements In Place; Senators Demand FRA To Immediately Begin Implementing Requirements
Dec. 6, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Federal Court Decision To Issue Preliminary Injunction Against UnitedHealth Group
Dec. 6, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On November Jobs Report
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan - Protect Women in the Afghan National Police
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Chairman Baucus, and Ranking Member Hatch - Urge Reauthorization of Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 6, 2013 Blumenthal, Murphy Statement On FRA Emergency Order Issued To Metro-North
Dec. 5, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On NSA Collection Of Cellphone Location Data
Dec. 3, 2013 Blumenthal Applauds FRA Directive Urging MTA To Implement Immediate Safety Stand Down, Employee Reporting Program
Dec. 1, 2013 Blumenthal Statement On Metro-North Train Derailment In Bronx, NY
Nov. 29, 2013 A Black Friday Special: Blumenthal Highlights Laughable, Ludicrous, And Sometimes Dangerous, Deceptive Advertisements
Nov. 27, 2013 Letter to Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Commissioner Tavenner - CT Congressional Delegation Urges CMS To Be More Flexible With Enrollment Periods, Strengthen Standards For Medicare Advantage Plans For UHG Enrollees
Nov. 27, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Commissioner, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Standards for Medicare Advantage Plans for UHG Enrollees
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama - Udall, Colleagues Call on Administration to Maintain Strong Leadership for Effort to Fix HealthCare.gov
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Mary Jo White, United States Securities and Exchange Commission
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Calling For Changes to FDA Proposed Rules
Nov. 25, 2013 Blumenthal Statement on Newtown Tragedy Report
Nov. 24, 2013 Blumenthal Statement on Iran Nuclear Accord
Nov. 22, 2013 Blumenthal Statement on Connecticut Decision on Affordable Care Act Option
Nov. 21, 2013 Senate Concurrent Resolution 26--Recognizing the Need to Improve Physcial Access to Many Federally Funded Facilities for All People of the United States, Particularly People with Disabilities
Nov. 21, 2013 Markey: New NRC Policy Restricts Congressional Oversight, Undermines Transparency
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