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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: Running, 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
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Gun Safety
Issue Position: Crime
Issue Position: Housing
Issue Position: Economy & Budget
Issues & Legislation
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Federal Funding
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Working Men and Women
Issue Position: Emergency Response and Natural Disasters
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
July 15, 2014 Reed Questions Fed Chair on Job Creation & Fiscal Stability
July 11, 2014 Feds Approve Phase II of RI Storm Recovery Plans
July 10, 2014 Reed Urges Congress to Move Quickly on Emergency Border Security Funds, Calls for House to Act on Bipartisan Comprehensive Immigration Reform
July 8, 2014 RI Receives Over $432,000 in Federal Funds to Improve Recreation Area
July 8, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Student Loan Contracts
July 7, 2014 Reed, RI Department of Health, Community Partners Kickoff Sun Smarts Sunscreen Campaign
July 3, 2014 Reed Urges Swift Action to Refill Highway Trust Fund
June 27, 2014 CORE Act Seeks to Bridge Student Achievement Gap, Expand Access to Resources for Learning
June 27, 2014 Reed Hosts Business Innovators Forum & Workshop
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 26, 2014 Reed Helps Advance Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
June 26, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 26, 2014 Durbin, Brown, Warren, Baldwin, Sanders: Tax Credits Would Go to Companies that Invest in American Workers, Not Ship Jobs Overseas
June 25, 2014 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
June 25, 2014 RI Receives $3.85 Million to Expand Job-Driven Training Programs for Laid-off Workers
June 25, 2014 Reed Helps Pass Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
June 25, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Regarding Continuing Oversight of Corinthian and Other For-Profit Schools
June 24, 2014 Reed, Heller Introduce New Bill to Extend Unemployment Insurance Benefits
June 24, 2014 Reed Announces $701,000 to Help RI Unemployed Find New Jobs
June 23, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse, Avedisian, Spalding join WSA and City Officials in Groundbreaking Ceremony for Facility Improvements
June 20, 2014 RI Future- RI Delegation Weighs in on Situation in Iraq
June 19, 2014 IRS Investigation
June 18, 2014 CNN "Erin Burnett Outfront" - Transcript: Iraq
June 17, 2014 Reed Hopes to Reach More Children Through RI Summer Food Program
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 17, 2014 Reed Statement on the Apprehension of Ahmed Abu Khatallah f
June 16, 2014 CFPB, Sen. Reed, RI Libraries Launch Financial Literacy Partnership in Johnston
June 16, 2014 RI to Receive an Additional $7.55 Million for RI Sandy Coastal Resiliency Programs
June 11, 2014 Officials Announce $6 Million in FAA Funds Approved to Relocate Ball Fields Near T.F. Green
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