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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
March 13, 2014 Congress Approves Bipartisan Fix to National Flood Insurance Program
March 11, 2014 Reed Votes to Strengthen Protections for Victims of Sexual Assault
March 10, 2014 Climate Change
March 10, 2014 Reed Seeks to Improve Child Care Quality, Oversight, & Background Checks
March 7, 2014 Reed, Grassley Statement on FINRA Withholding Critical "Red Flag" Information In BrokerCheck System
March 6, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
March 5, 2014 Reed Files Bill to Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance for Six Months
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
March 3, 2014 Senate Approves Reed's "Read Across America Day" Resolution
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury and John Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - Set Clear Rules for Political Activity by Dark Money Groups
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Department of the Treasury and John Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - End Unlimited Secret Spending in Elections by Tax-Exempt Groups
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and John Koskinen, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service - Guidance for Tax-Exempt Social Welfare Organizations on Candidate-Related Political Activities
Feb. 26, 2014 New England Fishermen to Receive Nearly $33 Million in Federal Disaster Assistance
Feb. 24, 2014 Delegation Announces $1 Million to Reimburse RI for Snow Removal Costs
Feb. 24, 2014 Reed Meets with URI Researchers Leading Efforts to Reduce Security Threats from Explosives & Cyber Attacks
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary Department of Commerce - Waive State Matching Requirment on Behalf of New Hampshire Fisheries
Feb. 17, 2014 Reed Calls for Working Families Tax Relief Act
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Don't Cut Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Dough McMillon, President and Chief Executive Officer, Walmart - Remove Tobacco Products from Stores
Feb. 12, 2014 Student Loan Debt
Feb. 12, 2014 Unemployment Benefits
Feb. 12, 2014 Unemployment Insurance
Feb. 12, 2014 Senate Approves Measure to Restore COLA Increases for Military Retirees
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Gregory Wasson, CEO Walgreens, John Standley, CEO Rite Aid Corporation, and Steven Anderson, CEO National Association of Chain Drug Stores - Urge Drug Stores to Remove Tobacco Products From Stores
Feb. 6, 2014 Reed's Plan to Renew UI Falls 1 Vote Short
Feb. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
Feb. 6, 2014 Statements on Introductions of Bills and Join Resolutions
Feb. 5, 2014 Reed Commends CVS for Ending Tobacco Sales
Feb. 4, 2014 Senate to Vote on Plan to Renew Assistance for U.S. Job Hunters
Feb. 4, 2014 Repealing Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act
Feb. 4, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Feb. 3, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 31, 2014 Democratic Senators Highlight Obscene Government Profits off Student Loans
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - LIHEAP Funding
Jan. 30, 2014 Senate Passes Bipartisan Bill to Help Fix Flood Insurance Reform
Jan. 30, 2014 Reed Announces Release of additional $3 Million in LIHEAP Funds for RI
Jan. 28, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Recent Changes to the U.S. Military Retirement System
Jan. 24, 2014 Update: Reed, Grassley Statement on FINRA Expungement Rate
Jan. 24, 2014 Reed & Whitehouse Urge Changes to Fix Flood Insurance Reform
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Mel Wat, Director Federal Housing Finance Agency - Revisit Affordable Rental Housing
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Environmental Protection Agency - Revise Fuel Standards Proposal
Jan. 19, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Jan. 19, 2014 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 - Continued
Jan. 18, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2013
Jan. 16, 2014 Congress Passes Bipartisan $1.1 Trillion Appropriations Bill
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid - Stand up for Wisconsin Manufacturers and Workers, Oppose Outdated "Fast Track"
Jan. 13, 2014 Senate Interior & Environment Chairman Reed Says $30 Billion Interior-EPA Approps Bill to Help Boost Job Creation & Conservation
Jan. 7, 2014 National Journal - Senate Democrats: "We're All a Bit Surprised' by Unemployment Benefits Vote
Jan. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
Jan. 6, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion to Proceed
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