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Sheldon Whitehouse's Public Statements

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
March 12, 2009 Executive Session
March 12, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Budget Committee - The President's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget and Revenue Proposal
March 11, 2009 Whitehouse Statement on Meeting with President Obama on Budget
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 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States of America
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?
March 9, 2009 Obama's Move to Restore Confidence in Science Long Overdue, Whitehouse Says
March 6, 2009 Providence Journal - Whitehouse's Voice Carrying More Clout
March 6, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President, United States
March 5, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 5, 2009 Whitehouse Shares Rhode Islanders' Health Care Stories with President Obama
March 5, 2009 Whitehouse Praises New Intelligence Committee Investigation Into Bush Administration Detention and Interrogation Program
March 5, 2009 Senate Bill Would Outlaw Notorious Voter Suppression Tactic
March 4, 2009 Whitehouse, Kennedy Bill Designates School Social Work Week
March 4, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
March 4, 2009 MSNBC "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" - Transcript
Feb. 27, 2009 Whitehouse Statement on President's Plan to Bring Troops Home from Iraq
Feb. 26, 2009 Snowe, Whitehouse Introduce Bill to Strengthen FBI Investigations of White-Collar Crimes
Feb. 26, 2009 Snowe, Whitehouse Introduce Bill to Strengthen FBI Investigations of White-Collar Crimes
Feb. 26, 2009 President's Budget Sets the Right Course, Whitehouse Says
Feb. 26, 2009 EPW Members to Focus on Global Warming Provisions in Budget
Feb. 25, 2009 Commission of Inquiry
Feb. 24, 2009 Whitehouse Applauds President's Plan to Rebuild Economy, Reform Health Care System
Feb. 23, 2009 District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009--Motion to Proceed
Feb. 20, 2009 Rhode Island Medical Student Who Struggled to Find Health Care Will Join Whitehouse at Obama's First Address to Congress
Feb. 16, 2009 Letter to The Honorable H. Marshall Jarrett, Counsel for Professional Responsibility, U.S. Department of Justice
Feb. 13, 2009 Whitehouse: Economic Recovery Bill is Necessary to Revive Economy
Feb. 13, 2009 Stimulus Package Report
Feb. 13, 2009 Whitehouse Joins Congressional Trip to Israel, Syria
Feb. 12, 2009 Whitehouse to Lead Judiciary, Environment Oversight Subcommittees
Feb. 12, 2009 Whitehouse Authors Bill to Recoup Billions in Bailed-Out Banks' Executive Pay Measure Requires Banks to Cut Deferred Compensation as a Condition of Federal Help
Feb. 11, 2009 Whitehouse: Economic Recovery Bill is a Promise Kept to American People
Feb. 11, 2009 Whitehouse Meets with Actor and Oceans Advocate Ted Danson
Feb. 10, 2009 Economic Recovery Bill Will Create Jobs and Support Families in Rhode Island, Whitehouse Says
Feb. 10, 2009 Warwick Beacon - Hungry for Health Care Answers
Feb. 9, 2009 Whitehouse Applauds Leahy's Call for "Truth and Reconciliation" Commission
Feb. 8, 2009 Whitehouse Asks Rhode Islanders to Share Health Care Stories
Feb. 6, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Feb. 6, 2009 Obama EPA Begins Review of Emissions Limits
Feb. 4, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Feb. 3, 2009 Whitehouse Praises Senate Confirmation of Eric Holder as Attorney General
Feb. 2, 2009 Reed and Whitehouse Push for Local Jobs and Investment as Part of President Obama's Economic Recovery Plan
Feb. 2, 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Feb. 2, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
Jan. 30, 2009 Executive Compensation and the Bailouts
Jan. 29, 2009 Senators Introduce Bill to Improve Global Development Efforts, U.S. Image Abroad
Jan. 27, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Health IT: Protecting Americans' Privacy in the Digital Age
Jan. 27, 2009 Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009--Continued
Jan. 26, 2009 Obama's Order to Revisit Emissions Limits is Welcome News for Rhode Island, Whitehouse Says
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