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Sheldon Whitehouse's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

Full Name: Sheldon Whitehouse
Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sandra; 2 Children: Molly, Alexander
Birth Date: 10/20/1955
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Newport, RI
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
July 15, 2014 Judiciary Subcommittee Examines Efforts to Combat Botnets
July 15, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Net Neutrality
June 24, 2014 International Creativity and Theft Prevention Caucus Unveils "2014 International Piracy Watch List"
March 10, 2014 Climate Change
Jan. 18, 2014 Affordable Care Act
Jan. 18, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to Fox News Chair Roger Ailes, CBS News President David Rhodes, ABC News President Ben Sherwood, NBC News President Deborah Turness - Cover Global Warming
Nov. 8, 2013 Eshoo, Whitehouse Release Quarterly Calm Act Report
Nov. 6, 2013 NBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Republicans, Affordable Care Act, and State Exchanges
Nov. 1, 2013 Senators Introduce Legislation to Promote Public Awareness of Cyber Security
Aug. 27, 2013 Sens. Whitehouse and McCain Honor Rhode Island Marine Serving in China
July 11, 2013 Rockerfeller, Whitehouse, Franken, Capps Introduce Bill to Encourage Low-Incom Health Clinics to Adopt Electronic Health Records
June 5, 2013 Letter to Mignon Clyburn, Acting Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission - Loud Commercials
May 8, 2013 Senate Subcommittee Examines Responses to Cyber Crimes
Feb. 12, 2013 Sen. Whitehouse Statement on President's State of the Union Address
Nov. 14, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012 - Motion to Proceed
Nov. 14, 2012 Whitehouse Statement on Failed Cybersecurity Vote
Sept. 20, 2012 Cyber Security
Sept. 11, 2012 The Huffington Post - Health Information Technology: Paving the Way to Improved Patient Care
Aug. 1, 2012 Blumenthal, Cornyn Introduce Child Protection Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Continued
July 31, 2012 Mikulski, Whitehouse Offer Amendments to Cybersecurity Bill
July 25, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
July 19, 2012 Bring Jobs Home Act--Motion to Proceed
July 11, 2012 Small Business Jobs and Tax Relief Act -- Motion to Proceed
June 22, 2012 Langevin, Whitehouse Announce Special Skills Training Opportunity
June 1, 2012 Langevin and Whitehouse to be Featured at West Point Cyber Conference
May 9, 2012 Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
April 27, 2012 Whitehouse Applauds FCC Decision on Political Ads
April 18, 2012 Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization of 2011 - Motion to Proceed - Continued
Feb. 22, 2012 Letter to Julius Genachowski, Chairman of Federal Communications Commission
Feb. 14, 2012 Whitehouse Statement on New Cybersecurity Legislation
Dec. 14, 2011 Whitehouse Applauds FCC Regulations Regarding Loud Television Advertisements
Nov. 2, 2011 International Anti-Piracy Caucus Spotlights Economic Study on the Contribution of the U.S. Copyright Industries
June 21, 2011 Whitehouse Chairs Hearing to Evaluate Obama Administration's Cybersecurity Proposals
June 16, 2011 Cybersecurity
May 26, 2011 International Anti-Piracy Caucus Unveils "2011 International Piracy Watch List"
May 12, 2011 Whitehouse Statement on White House Cyber Security Proposal
April 14, 2011 Cyber Security Public Awareness Act
April 14, 2011 Whitehouse, Kyl Introduce Legislation to Enhance Cyber Security
March 9, 2011 Letter to Mark Zuckerberg, CEO, Facebook
Jan. 26, 2011 Investing In America
Dec. 15, 2010 President Signs Whitehouse Bill Into Law
Dec. 2, 2010 Congress Passes Bill to Quiet Loud TV Commercials
Sept. 30, 2010 Whitehouse Bill to Stop Excessively Loud TV Commercials Passes in Senate
July 8, 2010 Udall, Whitehouse Introduce Legislation to Address Nation's Water Quality Challenges
July 2, 2010 Cyber Task Force Completes Threat Assessment
June 9, 2010 Commerce Committee Approves Whitehouse Legislation to Reduce Volume of Excessively Loud TV Commercials
March 25, 2010 Whitehouse Applauds Interim Rule for E-Prescribing of Controlled Substances
Dec. 10, 2009 Senators Push for Reduction in the Volume of Excessively Loud Television Commercials
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