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Jan. 15, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services - On the Urgent Implementation of Anti-Discrimination Protections Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington D.C.
Dec. 18, 2015 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission - To Urge the Federal Trade Commission to Investigate Liquid-Nicotine Retailers' Advertising Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Dec. 18, 2015 Letter to 167 Liquid Nicotine Retailers - Marketing Flavored Liquid-Nicotine Using Recognizable Brand Names Sen. John Reed Unknown
Dec. 18, 2015 Letter to 25 Candy, Cereal, Food and Drink Companies - Liquid-Nicotine Retailers Using Trademarked Brand Names Sen. John Reed Unknown
Dec. 18, 2015 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Hails Senate Passage of Historic Chemical Safety Law Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Dec. 17, 2015 Cord Blood and Bone Marrow Bill Co-Sponsors Applaud House Passage, Urge President to Sign Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Nov. 18, 2015 House Passes Reform for Regulations Covering New Medical Therapies, Bill Heads to President's Desk Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Nov. 18, 2015 Letter to Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Lowey - Boost in NIH funding Rep. James Langevin Washington, DC
Nov. 18, 2015 Letter to Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Lowey - Boost in NIH funding Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
Nov. 2, 2015 Whitehouse: Let's Give States an Incentive to Reduce Inefficient Medicare Spending Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Was
Oct. 28, 2015 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader - Refusing to Vote For Any Budget Deal That Cuts Medicare, Medicaid or Social Security Benefits Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
Oct. 27, 2015 Senate Passes Improving Regulatory Transparency for New Medical Therapies Act Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Oct. 21, 2015 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Concerning Tobacco Product Regulation Sen. John Reed Washington D.C.
Oct. 20, 2015 Reed Announces $1 Million to Hire Providers & Expand Health Care Access at Thundermist Health Center in Woonsocket Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Oct. 16, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services and The Honorable Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Full Implementation Of Mental Health Parity Law Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Oct. 16, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services and The Honorable Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Full Implementation Of Mental Health Parity Law Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Oct. 15, 2015 New $2 Million Federal Grant to Fund Major Lyme Disease Prevention Study in RI Sen. John Reed Cranston, RI
Oct. 15, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services, and Thomas Perez, Secretary of Labor - Full Implementation of Mental Health Parity Law Sen. John Reed Unknown
Oct. 15, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services, and Thomas Perez, Secretary of Labor - Full Implementation of Mental Health Parity Law Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Unknown
Oct. 14, 2015 RIC Wins Major Federal Grant to Help Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities Break Through Barriers to Higher Education Sen. John Reed Providence, RI
Oct. 14, 2015 Letter to Administrator Slavitt - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) to Protect Nursing-Home Residents from Forced Arbitration Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
Oct. 9, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Secretay of the Health and Human Services - Releasing LIHEAP Funds Without Delay and At As High a Level As Possible. Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Oct. 6, 2015 Sens. Whitehouse and Cassidy Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Transparency and Performance of Health IT Systems Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Oct. 1, 2015 Reed & Blunt Propose Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen and Expand the Health Care Workforce Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Reed & Whitehouse Back Effort to Increase Legal Smoking Age to 21 Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Sept. 29, 2015 Women's Public Health and Safety Act Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
Sept. 28, 2015 Letter to The Hon. Shaun Donovan, Director, Office of Management and Budget and The Hon. Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services - Meaningful Use Stage 3 Rep. James Langevin Unknown
Sept. 23, 2015 Letter to Andy Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Calling on Medicare & Medicaid to Ban Long-Term Care Facilities from Using Unfair Arbitration Clauses Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Sept. 23, 2015 Letter to Andy Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Calling on Medicare & Medicaid to Ban Long-Term Care Facilities from Using Unfair Arbitration Clauses Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Aug. 7, 2015 Reed, RI Department of Health, Community Partners Team Up for SunSmarts Beach Screening Campaign Sen. John Reed Narragansett, RI
Aug. 4, 2015 Letter to Ambassador Deborah Birx, Global AIDS Coordinator - Evidence-Based HIV Prevention Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
Aug. 3, 2015 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Helms Amendment and Women's Health Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
July 30, 2015 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Ozone Rule Rep. James Langevin Washington, DC
July 30, 2015 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
July 30, 2015 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Ozone Rule Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
July 29, 2015 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
July 29, 2015 Reed & Capito Introduce Bipartisan Childhood Cancer STAR Act Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
July 29, 2015 Bipartisan Group of Legislators Introduce Resolution Recognizing 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act Rep. James Langevin Unknown
July 29, 2015 Capito & Reed Introduce Bipartisan Childhood Cancer STAR Act Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
July 27, 2015 Disability Advocates Celebrate 25th Anniversary of the ADA Rep. James Langevin Unknown
July 21, 2015 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Rep. James Langevin Washington, DC
July 21, 2015 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
July 21, 2015 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
July 21, 2015 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
July 21, 2015 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
July 20, 2015 Raimondo, Joined by Whitehouse, Launches Statewide Effort to Strengthen Healthcare System for All Rhode Islanders Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Providence, RI
July 16, 2015 Older Americans Act Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington D.C.
June 25, 2015 Reed, Raimondo, Elorza & RIDE Teaming Up to Help Bridge the Summer "Hunger Gap' for Kids Sen. John Reed Providence, RI
June 14, 2015 Reed Seeks to Rally Support for Childhood Cancer Research Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
June 4, 2015 Reed Urges National Strategy to Combat Lyme Disease Sen. John Reed Providence, RI
May 27, 2015 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Family Detention Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
May 21, 2015 Letter to Colleagues - Prevention and Public Health Fund Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
May 18, 2015 Sen. Reed, RI Community Food Bank, USDA & RI Division of Elderly Affairs Launch New Food Assistance Program for Seniors Sen. John Reed Providence, RI
May 12, 2015 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Bill to Improve Mental Health Services & Prevent Youth Suicide Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
May 7, 2015 Udall, Vitter Announce 14 New Bipartisan Cosponsors for Chemical Safety Reform Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
May 6, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Breast Cancer Prevention Rep. David Cicilline Unknown
May 5, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Women Should Have Full Access to All FDA-Approved Contraception Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
May 5, 2015 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Women Should Have Full Access to All FDA-Approved Contraception Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
April 30, 2015 Grassley, Whitehouse Bill Reauthorizes Juvenile Justice Programs with Improved Accountability Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
April 29, 2015 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
April 27, 2015 Udall, Whitehouse, Merkley, Booker Announce Breakthrough Improvements to Landmark Chemical Safety Bill Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
April 24, 2015 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Labeling Generic Drugs Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
April 24, 2015 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Updated Guidance to Pregnant Women on Seafood Consumption Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
April 24, 2015 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Updated Guidance to Pregnant Women on Seafood Consumption Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
April 24, 2015 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Labeling Generic Drugs Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
April 16, 2015 Senators Urge FDA to Reject "Legally Defective" And "Factually Unjustified" Application for Modified, Inaccurate Warning-Label on Swedish Match's Tobacco Snuff Products Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
April 16, 2015 Letter to Mitch Zeller, Director, Center for Tobacco Products - Swedish Match's Tobacco Snuff Warning-Label Sen. John Reed Unknown
April 1, 2015 Reed Announces $100,000 to Help Rhode Island Public Health Institute Turn "Food Deserts" into Fresh, Healthy "Food Oases" Sen. John Reed Providence, RI
March 29, 2015 Reed: RI Awarded $3.4 Million for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Testing, and Treatment Sen. John Reed Providence, RI
March 26, 2015 Letter to Tom Cole, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services and Education Appropriations, and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services and Education Appropriations - Minority Aids Initiative Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
March 26, 2015 Reed, Durbin Applaud New Initiative to Strike Back at Growing Heroin Epidemic Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
March 26, 2015 Letter to Tom Cole, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services and Education Appropriations, and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services and Education Appropriations - Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
March 25, 2015 Letter to John Culberson, Chairman of the Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee, and Chaka Fattah, Ranking Member of the Commerce, Justice, Science, Subcommittee - Missing Alzheimers Patients Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
March 23, 2015 Whitehouse and Reed Announce $168K in Federal Funding for Bradley Hospital Sen. John Reed East Providence, RI
March 23, 2015 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 Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
March 23, 2015 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 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
March 23, 2015 Whitehouse and Reed Announce $168K in Federal Funding for Bradley Hospital Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse East Providence, RI
March 19, 2015 Langevin, Harper Introduce NIH Rehabilitation Research Improvement Bill Rep. James Langevin Unknown
March 18, 2015 Reed Seeks to Improve Trauma Care Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
March 18, 2015 Letter to Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Regulated Agencies, Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction - Funding for the President's budget request for the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical and Prosthetic Research Rep. David Cicilline Unknown
March 17, 2015 Brown, Senators Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill Aimed at Helping to End Breast Cancer By 2020 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
March 17, 2015 Senators Re-introduce Bipartisan Bill Aimed at Helping to End Breast Cancer by 2020 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
March 17, 2015 Brown, Senators Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill Aimed at Helping to End Breast Cancer By 2020 Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
March 17, 2015 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Feb. 26, 2015 RI Delegation Announces $5.6 Million to Improve Disability Housing Assistance Rep. James Langevin Washington, DC
Feb. 26, 2015 RI Delegation Announces $5.6 Million to Improve Disability Housing Assistance Rep. David Cicilline Washington, DC
Feb. 26, 2015 RI Delegation Announces $5.6 Million to Improve Disability Housing Assistance Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Feb. 26, 2015 RI Delegation Announces $5.6 Million to Improve Disability Housing Assistance Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Feb. 25, 2015 Over 16,000 RIers Benefitted from Obamacare's Medicare "Doughnut Hole" Fix in 2014 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Feb. 24, 2015 Thanking Senator Bill Nelson for His Support of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Feb. 23, 2015 Sen. Whitehouse: Let's Lift the Stigma on Addiction and Recovery Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Feb. 20, 2015 RI to Receive $10.2 Million to Support Family Health Programs Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Providence, RI
Feb. 20, 2015 RI to Receive $10.2 Million to Support Family Health Programs Sen. John Reed Providence, RI
Feb. 18, 2015 Rhode Islanders Discuss Whitehouse Bill to Combat Drug Addiction & Support Recovery Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Pawtucket, RI
Feb. 13, 2015 Portman and Whitehouse Renew Push to Combat Drug Addiction and Support Americans in Recovery Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
Feb. 12, 2015 Senators Hatch, Whitehouse Introduce Legislation to Streamline Drug Development Process and Protect Patient Access to Medications Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Unknown
Feb. 11, 2015 Reed, Durbin, Blumenthal, Brown Introduce Legislation To Close Tobacco Tax Loopholes Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Feb. 3, 2015 Congress Approves Reed-backed Bill to Help Prevent Veterans' Suicides Sen. John Reed Washington, DC
Jan. 26, 2015 New Obama Administration Goals for Medicare Mirror Sen. Whitehouse Recommendations Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse Washington, DC
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