Senator James 'Jim' E. Risch's Public Statements

Office: U.S. Senate (ID) - Jr, Republican
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1/28/16 Senate Overwhelmingly Approves Nuclear Energy Legislation 12/08/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Destroying ISIS 10/22/15 National Forest Products Week 10/09/15 Letter to Deborah James, Secretary of the Air Force - Address Attempts to Degrade A-10 Readiness & Capability 10/06/15 Letter to The Honorable Daniel R. Levinson, Office of the Inspector General, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Investigation of Planned Parenthood Tissue Practices 10/06/15 Gardner, Rubio, Risch Unveil Sweeping New North Korean Sanctions Legislation 10/06/15 Letter to The Honorable Daniel R. Levinson, Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General - Request HHS Inspector General Examine Fetal Tissue Research Practices, Planned Parenthood Compliance 9/30/15 Letter to The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader and The Honorable Harry Field, Minority Leader - Ensure Safety of Freight and Passenger Rail Operations Without Creating Lapse in Service 9/24/15 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States - Press Chinese President on U.S. Agricultural Biotech Approval Delays 9/22/15 Crapo, Risch Skeptical of Sage-Grouse Decision 9/22/15 Risch, Crapo Skeptical of Sage-Grouse Decision 9/17/15 Risch Votes to Reject Obama Agreement with Iran 9/17/15 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader - Reauthorize and Fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund 9/15/15 Hire More Heroes Act of 2015 8/06/15 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security - Targeting of Second Amendment Rights 8/04/15 Senate Unanimously Passes Boulder-White Clouds Bill 8/04/15 Sawtooth National Recreation Area and Jerry Peak Wilderness Additions Act 7/22/15 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - Planned Parenthood Funding 7/21/15 Risch, King Celebrate the Semiconductor Industry, Launch the Semiconductor Caucus 7/14/15 Risch Statement on Nuclear Deal with Iran 7/09/15 Risch Highlights INL at National Lab Day on Capitol Hill 7/07/15 Risch, Heinrich Introduce Bill to Reduce Federal Government Energy Use 7/02/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Ernest Moniz, Secretary of the Department of Energy, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture - The Need for Use of Biomass Energy to Spur Economic Growth 6/30/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, and Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy - Biomass Energy 6/25/15 Risch Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on King v. Burwell 6/10/15 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection - Security of Financial Data 6/10/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - EPA is Cheating Small Businesses in Carbon Rulemaking Process 6/09/15 SBC Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Small Businesses from Regulatory Onslaught 6/05/15 Crapo, Risch Amendment Seeks to End Conflicts Between Training Ranges, Sage Grouse 5/21/15 Heller, Heinrich, Risch, and Tester Join Forces to Streamline Permitting for Renewable Energy Projects 5/15/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Tunisia's Transition to Democracy 5/15/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Tunisia Transition to Democracy 5/13/15 Bipartisan Senate Coalition Introduces Bill to End Ban on Crude Oil Exports 5/12/15 Risch, Crapo Vote to Free Abedini, Three Other American Prisoners in Iran 5/11/15 Stating the Policy of the United States Regarding the Release of United States Citizens in Iran 5/08/15 Senate to Vote on Risch Legislation to Free Americans Held in Iran 4/30/15 Crapo, Risch Statement on Judicial Nomination Process 4/30/15 Senators Cardin and Risch Introduce Nepal Resolution, Offer U.S. Support to the Region 4/30/15 Sen. Risch Outlines Support for America's Diverse Energy Portfolio 4/28/15 Letter to James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence - Iran Gaps in Worldwide Threat Assessment 4/28/15 Idaho National Laboratory-Led Forge Team Wins Geothermal Energy Award for Research 4/24/15 Risch SCORE for Small Business Act Passed by Senate Small Business Committee 4/23/15 Risch, Peters Small Business Lending Reauthorization Act Passed by Senate Small Business Committee 4/23/15 Risch SBIC Capital Act Passed by Senate Small Business Committee 4/23/15 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior - Increase Energy Production in Outer Continental Shelf 4/16/15 Bipartisan Senate Delegation Welcomes Renewal of U.S.-Israel Energy Agreement 4/06/15 Crapo, Risch Support Bill To Repeal Flawed SGR Formula, Extend County Payments 4/01/15 Letter to Joseph Blatter, President of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association - Deny Russia the Privilege of Hosting 2018 Word Cup 3/23/15 Letter to Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, and Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Support Community Health Centers 3/20/15 Risch, Wyden Introduce Bill to Spur Geothermal Energy