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Jack Reed's Public Statements

Full Name: John 'Jack' Francis Reed
Office: U.S. Senate (RI) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Julia; 1 Child: Emily
Birth Date: 11/12/1949
Birth Place: Cranston, RI
Home City: Jamestown, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 16, 2014 Reed Seeks to Provide Tax Relief for Working Families
April 16, 2014 RI to Receive $787,100 in NEA Grants
April 15, 2014 Reed, Enzi Seek to Expand and Improve Financial Literacy in the U.S.
April 14, 2014 Reed Co-Authors Report Showing E-Cigarette Marketing Campaigns Targeting Young Users
April 14, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse, Langevin Announce $800,000 to Help Increase Port Capacity at Quonset
April 14, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse Call for Bipartisan Action, Multi-Year Fix to Address Transportation Infrastructure Needs
April 11, 2014 Reed-Backed Bill to Create Manufacturing Hubs Advances in Senate
April 10, 2014 Murphy, Schumer, Heller, Kirk, Reed, Johanns Introduce Critical Bi-Partisan Agreement to Re-Authorize and Extend Terrorism Risk Insurance Program - Deal is Essential or Development and Economic Security in High-Risk Cities Post-9/11
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
April 10, 2014 Letter to Cheryl LaFleur, Acting Chair of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - Quick Review of Natural Gas Project to Reduce Energy Prices
April 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 8, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 8, 2014 Reed Statement on the US Justice Department ADA Settlement with Rhode Island
April 7, 2014 Senate Passes Bipartisan Reed-Heller Bill to Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, & Education
April 3, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Seniors Programs
April 3, 2014 Reed-Heller Bill to Restore Unemployment Insurance Advances in the U.S. Senate
April 2, 2014 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
April 2, 2014 Statement by Senator Jack Reed on the US Supreme Court Ruling in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission
April 2, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Richard Shelby, Mary Landrieu, and Daniel Coats - Strong Support for Firefighters
April 1, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Re-Nominate Lafleur As FERC Commissioner
April 1, 2014 Executive Session
April 1, 2014 Senators Hirono, Reed, Whtiehouse and Representative Hinojosa Introduce Bill to Expand Pell Grants, Help Year-Round Students
March 31, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, U.S. Navy Secretary - Prohibit Tobacco Sales at Naval Bases and Aboard Ships
March 28, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - Prohibit Tobacco Sales at Naval Bases, Aboard Ships
March 27, 2014 Providing for the Costs of Loan Guarantees for Ukraine
March 27, 2014 Senate Advances Bipartisan Reed-Heller Agreement to Renew Unemployment Insurance Coverage
March 26, 2014 Reed Urges Kids to Submit Their Favorite Healthy Lunch Recipes for a Chance to Attend Kids' "State Dinner" at the White House
March 26, 2014 Letter to Acting Chair Cheryl LaFleur, and Commissioners Tony Clark, Philip Moeller, and John Norris - Review Of Recent Natural Gas Price Increase
March 26, 2014 LIHEAP Action Day
March 26, 2014 Reed Announces &7.75 Million for RI Fish & Wildlife Preservation Projects
March 25, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of US Food and Drug Administration - FDA Must Regulate E-Cigarettes and Other Nicotine Delivery Products
March 25, 2014 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine - Motion to Proceed
March 25, 2014 Sunscreen Innovation Act
March 23, 2014 RI to Receive $7 Million to Enhance Emergency Preparedness
March 21, 2014 Reed Seeks to Accelerate Manufacturing Job Growth in RI
March 21, 2014 Reed Receives National Child Health Champion Award for Lead Poisoning Prevention Efforts
March 21, 2014 Letter to Ron Wyden, Chairman Committee on Finance and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member Committee on Finance - Include Extensions of Investment Tax Credit and Production Tax Credit for Wind Energy in Upcoming Tax-Extenders Package
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Ongoing Negotiations Between the P5+1 and Iran
March 20, 2014 RIPTA Receives $1.6 Million Sandy Resiliency Grant to Strengthen Newport Gateway Center
March 19, 2014 RI Communities Receive $12.6 Million to Upgrade Public Housing
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 14, 2014 Bipartisan Sunscreen Innovation Act Seeks to Speed Better Sunscreens onto U.S. Shelves
March 14, 2014 Reed Outlines Efforts to Improve Child Care Quality, Safety, and Affordability
March 14, 2014 Bipartisan Sunscreen Innovation Act Seeks to Speed Better Sunscreens onto U.S. Shelves
March 13, 2014 9 U.S. Senators Reach Bipartisan Agreement to Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance for Five Months
March 13, 2014 Congress Approves Bipartisan Fix to National Flood Insurance Program
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