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Sheldon Whitehouse's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
June 10, 2014 Army-McCarthy Hearings Anniversary
May 22, 2014 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins
April 16, 2014 RI to Receive $787,100 in NEA Grants
March 10, 2014 Climate Change
Nov. 22, 2013 Sen. Whitehouse Statement on 50th Anniversary of President Kennedy's Assassination
Nov. 6, 2013 Feinstein, Whitehouse, Boxer Congratulate America's Cup Team
Aug. 28, 2013 Sen. Whitehouse Statement on 50th Anniversary of March on Washington
June 4, 2013 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013
May 31, 2013 Secretary Jewell & Congressional Delegation Tour RI Parks, Trails, and Waterways
Sept. 11, 2012 Whitehouse Commemorates Anniversary of 9/11
June 1, 2012 Whitehouse to Receive Peter Benchley Ocean Award for Excellence in Policy
Dec. 16, 2011 375th Anniversary of the National Guard
Sept. 11, 2011 Whitehouse Statement on 10th Anniversary of 9/11
Aug. 12, 2011 Whitehouse Praises America's Cup World Series Coming to Rhode Island
Aug. 8, 2011 Letter to the President
June 9, 2011 350th Anniversary of Block Island, Rhode Island
Dec. 2, 2010 Whitehouse Urges Extra Help for Seniors
Sept. 11, 2010 Whitehouse Statement on the 9th Anniversary of the September 11th Attacks
June 9, 2010 American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010
Nov. 4, 2009 Recognizing New Urban Arts
June 9, 2009 Gaspee
May 20, 2009 International Anti-Piracy Caucus Unveils "2009 International Piracy Watch List"
March 4, 2009 Whitehouse, Kennedy Bill Designates School Social Work Week
Oct. 29, 2008 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League
Sept. 26, 2008 Tribute to Senators
Sept. 25, 2008 Order for Recess
July 8, 2008 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Amdenments Act of 2008--Continued
June 24, 2008 Gaspee Day
May 19, 2008 Whitehouse: Johnson Should Make Full Disclosure on Political Involvement in California Waiver Decision
May 1, 2008 Dismissed GSA Administrator Carried on Bush Administration Tradition of Politics Before Public Service, Whitehouse Says
Feb. 29, 2008 San Diego Union-Tribune - President Should Sign Anti-Torture Bill
Feb. 7, 2008 Leahy, Whitehouse Urge Mukasey To Clarify Testimony About Destruction Of CIA Tapes
Jan. 25, 2008 Statement on FISA Amendments Act of 2007
Sept. 18, 2007 Whitehouse Congratulates Newporter on Prestigious Arts Award
July 26, 2007 Senators Schumer, Feinstein, Feingold, Whitehouse Call On Solicitor General to Appoint Special Counsel To Investigate Potential Perjury By Attorney Ge
July 20, 2007 Whitehouse Joins National Arts Council
July 20, 2007 Whitehouse Joins National Arts Counci
April 24, 2007 Whitehouse: Armenian Genocide Must Never Be Repeated
Jan. 30, 2007 Statement of Sheldon Whitehouse Hearing: Full Committee: "Senators' Perspectives on Global Warming."
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