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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
June 10, 2014 Letter to Martin Barrington, Nicandro Durante, Ling Chenqing, Alison Cooper, Pierre de Labouchere, Murray Kessler, Andre Calantzopoulos, Daniel Delen, J. Pieter Sikkel, and George Freeman III - Protect Children from Nicotine Poisoning
June 10, 2014 Reed Calls on Colleagues to Bank on Students, Support College Loan Refinancing Bill - See more at: http://www.reed.senate.gov/news/speech/reed-calls-on-colleagues-to-bank-on-students-support-college-loan-refinancing-bill#sthash.0s6L618P.dpuf
June 6, 2014 Reed Marks 70th Anniversary of D-Day with Medal Ceremony Honoring World War II Veteran
June 6, 2014 Congress to Help WaterFire Navigate Tidal Challenges
June 5, 2014 Senators Renew Bipartisan Push for Equity in Law Enforcement Act
June 5, 2014 Reed Helps Advance Key Investments in Commerce, Justice, and Science
June 5, 2014 Appropriations Committee Green Lights Transportation and Housing Bill - See more at: http://www.reed.senate.gov/news/release/appropriations-committee-green-lights-transportation-and-housing-bill#sthash.4vCuSFc6.dpuf
June 5, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 4, 2014 Reed Calls on Congress to Focus on College Affordability, Invest in Higher Education - See more at: http://www.reed.senate.gov/news/speech/reed-calls-on-congress-to-focus-on-college-affordability-invest-in-higher-education-#sthash.lHA23iFq.dpuf
June 4, 2014 Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be Secretary of Health and Human Services - Continued
June 4, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 3, 2014 Reed Offers Bipartisan Proposals to Improve U.S. Trauma Care Systems, Expand Federal Definition of Trauma
June 2, 2014 Reed Statement on EPA Carbon Emissions Guidelines
May 30, 2014 Warwick Wins Approval of Up to $3.6 Million in Federal Funding for Wastewater Treatment Facility
May 30, 2014 Reed Calls for Systemic Fixes to VA Healthcare System
May 29, 2014 FDA Follows Through on Reed's Proposal for Stronger Cancer Warnings on Tanning Beds
May 29, 2014 RI Set to Receive $1.9 Million in Groundfish Disaster Relief Funds
May 28, 2014 RI Receives $2.7 Million to Clean Up Brownfields
May 27, 2014 Reed Holds Grant Workshop to Help Grow RI Food Economy
May 27, 2014 Reed, Chafee, & Avedisian Meet with Senate Appropriations Chairwoman Barbara Mikulski to Discuss Upgrading T.F. Green Airport
May 23, 2014 Reed Scores Key Victories for Rhode Island in Defense Bill
May 22, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 22, 2014 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins
May 20, 2014 Unemployment Insurance
May 16, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary, Department of Education
May 15, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary Department of Commerce - Protect American Jobs from Unfair Foreign Competition
May 15, 2014 Reed Statement on Need for Effective, Sustainable Housing Finance Reform
May 15, 2014 Reed Announces $20.8 Million Installment of FAA Funds Approved for T.F. Green
May 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Natural Gas Exports
May 8, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - E-Cigarette's Harmful Chemical Releases
May 8, 2014 Ayotte Backs Sunscreen Innovation Act
May 8, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2014
May 8, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 7, 2014 Student Loan Debt
May 6, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 6, 2014 "Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act" Would Allow Borrowers to Refinance Existing Student Loans at Today's Rates
May 2, 2014 Reed Presents 90 Year Old World War II Veteran with Long Overdue Medals, Recognition
May 1, 2014 Reed, Heller Urge House to Vote on Bipartisan Unemployment Insurance Bill
April 30, 2014 Senate Adopts Menendez-Reid Resolution Celebrating "El Dia de los NiƱos"
April 30, 2014 Hearing of the Interior Appropriations Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - U.S. Forest Service FY 2015 Budget
April 29, 2014 Reed Calls for Increased Investment in Scientific Research
April 28, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education, Regarding College Banking Practices and Federal Student Aid
April 28, 2014 Reed Says $17.6 Billion Agreement for 10 Submarines Means More Jobs for RI
April 24, 2014 Durbin Responds to FDA Tobacco Regulations
April 22, 2014 Reed, Ag Leaders Announce $255,000 to Help Promote Ocean State Agricultural Products
April 22, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Prohibit Harmful Banking Practices Targeting College Campuses
April 21, 2014 Reed, Chafee, U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz Headline Forum on Nation's Energy Future
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 16, 2014 Reed Seeks to Provide Tax Relief for Working Families
April 16, 2014 RI to Receive $787,100 in NEA Grants
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