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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: Transportation
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Federal Funding
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Emergency Response and Natural Disasters
Issue Position: Housing
Issue Position: Social Security
Issues & Legislation
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Working Men and Women
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Gun Safety
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Crime
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Economy & Budget
July 23, 2014 Reed Seeks to Bring Jobs Back to America & Close Outsourcing Loophole
July 22, 2014 Reed Calls on Full Senate to Ratify Disabilities Treaty
July 22, 2014 Reed to Fed Chair, Comptroller: Send Leftover Foreclosure Prevention Funds to RI
July 18, 2014 Whitehouse, Chafee, Langevin & Cicilline Highlight Threat to Jobs & Safety Posed by Potential Highway Shutdown
July 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Deferred Enforced Departure for Liberians
July 17, 2014 U.S. Senate Passes Bipartisan Terrorism Risk Insurance Act
July 17, 2014 RI Receives Nearly $200K for Coastal Resiliency Project
July 17, 2014 Reed Meets with VA Nominee Robert McDonald
July 17, 2014 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act
July 17, 2014 Key Senate Panel Approves 2015 Defense Spending Plan
July 16, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse & Cicilline Announce Funding for Art Project in Pawtucket
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
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