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Sheldon Whitehouse's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
Issue Position: Supporting Rhode Island's Working Families
July 9, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - European Tar Sands Policy
May 19, 2014 Whitehouse Applauds DOJ Crackdown on Cyberspying
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Natural Gas Exports
April 14, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse, Langevin Announce $800,000 to Help Increase Port Capacity at Quonset
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid - Stand up for Wisconsin Manufacturers and Workers, Oppose Outdated "Fast Track"
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
July 29, 2013 Whitehouse and Graham Working to Crack Down on Economic Espionage
March 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Concerns About Japan's Possible Entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Feb. 1, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk - Trade and Food Safety
Dec. 19, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran
Sept. 20, 2012 International Anti-Piracy Caucus Unveils "2012 International Piracy Watch List"
Sept. 19, 2012 Letter to Speaker Boehner
July 17, 2012 Letter to President Obama
July 12, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General, Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury, and Members of the Financial Stability Oversight Council
March 13, 2012 Whitehouse Applauds Crack Down on China's Hoarding of Rare Earth Materials
Dec. 12, 2011 Senator Inouye Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Protect U.S. Fishermen from Unfair Competition
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 8, 2011 Letter to Ron Kirk, U.S. Trade Representative and Hilda Solis, Labor Secretary
Oct. 27, 2011 Letter to Chairman Bernanke, Acting Chairman Gruenberg, and Acting Comptroller Walsh
Oct. 11, 2011 U.S. Senate Passes Legislation to Support Manufacturing Jobs
Oct. 4, 2011 Currency Exchange Rate Oversight Reform Act of 2011
Oct. 3, 2011 Whitehouse Statement on Vote to Advance Currency Manipulation Bill
Sept. 23, 2011 Trade Adjustment Assistance
Sept. 22, 2011 Whitehouse Cosponsors Bill to Crack Down on Chinese Currency Manipulation
Aug. 23, 2011 Whitehouse Hears from Marine Industry Leaders about Economy
Aug. 10, 2011 Whitehouse Hears from RI Business Owners About Job Creation Efforts
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
May 23, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - National Export Initiative
May 23, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Trade Adjustment Assistance
April 14, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Timothy J. Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury
March 22, 2011 Delegation Announces $10.5 Million TIGER II Grant for ProvPort is Now Safe from GOP Claw Back
Jan. 25, 2011 Whitehouse Introduces Legislation to Keep Jobs in America
Jan. 12, 2011 Letter to Chairman Gensler, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Oct. 28, 2010 Letter to Hon. Timothy Geithner, Chairman Financial Stability Oversight Council and Secretary of the Treasury, et al
April 15, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
March 16, 2010 Executive Nominations
May 19, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts of the Senate Judiciary Committee - "Leveling the Playing Field and Protecting Americans: Holding Foreign Manufacturers Accountable"
May 14, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Foreign Relations Committee - To Consider The Nominations Of Jeffrey Feltman To Be Assistant Secretary Of State For Near Eastern Affairs; Robert Orris Blake To Be Assistant Secretary of State For South Asian Affairs
March 12, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget and Revenue Proposal
March 11, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal for the Department of Energy
March 10, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget Proposal
March 10, 2009 Hearing Of The Commission On Security And Coorperation In Europe (Helsinki Commission) - Green And Mean: Can The New U.S. Economy Be Both Climate-Friendly And Competitive?
Feb. 26, 2009 EPW Members to Focus on Global Warming Provisions in Budget
July 1, 2008 Letter to President George W. Bush
June 24, 2008 Gaspee Day
May 21, 2008 Letter to President George W. Bush, Re: South Korea Trade Agreement
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Putting Jobs First
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