Senator Sheldon Whitehouse's Public Statements

Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Jr, Democratic
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Issue Position: Bringing Our Troops Home from Iraq Issue Position: Supporting Rhode Island's Working Families Issue Position: Standing Up for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law Issue Position: Caring for Servicemembers and Veterans Issue Position: Fulfilling America's Promise of a Great Education Issue Position: Moving Beyond Oil Issue Position: Helping Seniors in the Ocean State Issue Position: Fixing our Broken Health Care System Issue Position: Investing in Our Transportation Infrastructure Issue Position: Protecting Our Environment Issue Position: Upholding America's Values in Our Foreign Policy Issue Position: Securing Rhode Island and the Nation 10/21/14 Rhode Island to Receive Over $8 Million in Housing Grants 10/15/14 EPA Applauds Creation of Southeast New England Coastal Watershed Restoration Program 10/10/14 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Energy Industry 10/10/14 Rep. Waxman and Sen. Whitehouse Commend DOE's Proposal to Implement Section 433 of the Energy Independence and Security Act 10/10/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Special Envoy for LGBT Human Rights within U.S. Department of State 10/07/14 Family Service of Rhode Island Awarded $499,513 for Together Forever Project 10/06/14 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman, and Richard Shelby, Ranking Member, of the Senate Appropriations Committee, Tom Udall, Chairman, and Mike Johanns, Vice Chairman, of the Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee - Keep COOL 10/03/14 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of Health and Human Services - Release Federal Aid for Home Heating Among Seniors, Low-Income Households 10/03/14 Governor Chafee Holds Ceremonial Signing of Bills Related to Affordable Clean Energy 10/02/14 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of Health and Human Services - Swiftly Release Federal Home Heating Aid 10/01/14 $3.68 Million Federal Grant Aims to Reduce School Violence in RI 9/30/14 RI Receives $625,000 in COPS Hiring Grants 9/30/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director the Office of Budget and Management - Fracking Rule Should be Strongest Possible Standard 9/30/14 Providence Receives $3.9M in Federal Funding for Lead Safety 9/25/14 Sen. Whitehouse Applauds Marine Monument Designation 9/25/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Methane Pollution 9/25/14 Sen. Whitehouse Statement on AG Holder's Resignation 9/24/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Opposing Hamas and Warning Against Unilateral Palestinian Initiatives that Would Derail Future Peace Talks 9/24/14 Rhode Island Awarded $161K for Study on Expanding Paid Family and Medical Leave 9/24/14 URI Signs Agreements to Partner with Indonesia on Fisheries Education 9/22/14 New $1.57 Million DOD Economic Adjustment Grant will Help RI Economy Diversify 9/19/14 Delegation Announces $791,000 in Federal Funding to Help Combat Teen Dating Violence 9/19/14 Sen. Markey Introduces Legislation to Prepare for Health Impacts of Climate Change 9/19/14 Letter to People's Climate March Participants - Support for People's Climate March in New York City 9/19/14 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Super Pollutants Act of 2014 9/17/14 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Combat Drug Addiction and Support Recovering Addicts 9/17/14 Klobuchar, Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Legislation to Combat Drug Addiction and Support Recovering Addicts 9/17/14 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions 9/16/14 Sen. Whitehouse Applauds New Effort to Reduce HFC Emissions 9/16/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Supporting Investigations Into Chinese Imports 9/15/14 Climate Change 9/12/14 Narragansett Fire Department to Receive $54K for Safety Equipment 9/12/14 Governor Chafee, R.I. DEM Director Coit, Congressional Delegation and Local Officials Tour Hillsdale Forest and Wildlife Reservation 9/11/14 Providence "Welcomes Aboard' $13 Million TIGER Grant for Proposed Streetcar Plan 9/10/14 Sen. Whitehouse Statement on President's Address to the Nation 9/10/14 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions 9/09/14 ISIL 9/08/14 Green Light for Takeoff: Officials Celebrate T.F. Green Airport Expansion Program