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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
May 8, 2014 Ayotte Backs Sunscreen Innovation Act
May 8, 2014 Hire More Heroes Act of 2014
May 8, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration - E-Cigarette's Harmful Chemical Releases
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 Hearing of the Interior Appropriations Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - U.S. Forest Service FY 2015 Budget
April 30, 2014 Senate Adopts Menendez-Reid Resolution Celebrating "El Dia de los NiƱos"
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 RI to Receive $787,100 in NEA Grants
April 16, 2014 Reed Seeks to Provide Tax Relief for Working Families
April 15, 2014 Reed, Enzi Seek to Expand and Improve Financial Literacy in the U.S.
April 14, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse Call for Bipartisan Action, Multi-Year Fix to Address Transportation Infrastructure Needs
April 14, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse, Langevin Announce $800,000 to Help Increase Port Capacity at Quonset
April 14, 2014 Reed Co-Authors Report Showing E-Cigarette Marketing Campaigns Targeting Young Users
April 11, 2014 Reed-Backed Bill to Create Manufacturing Hubs Advances in Senate
April 11, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman and Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Bulletproof Vest Program
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 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friedland to Be US Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
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 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 8, 2014 Reed Statement on the US Justice Department ADA Settlement with Rhode Island
April 8, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
April 7, 2014 Senate Passes Bipartisan Reed-Heller Bill to Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance
April 4, 2014 Letter to Mark Pryor, Chairman and Roy Blunt, Ranking Member of Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - The Emergency Food Assistance Program
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, & Education
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 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 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 Executive Session
April 1, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Re-Nominate Lafleur As FERC Commissioner
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
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