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12/18/15 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Hails Senate Passage of Historic Chemical Safety Law Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 12/18/15 Letter to 167 Liquid Nicotine Retailers - Marketing Flavored Liquid-Nicotine Using Recognizable Brand Names Sen. John Reed 12/18/15 Letter to 25 Candy, Cereal, Food and Drink Companies - Liquid-Nicotine Retailers Using Trademarked Brand Names Sen. John Reed 12/18/15 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 12/17/15 Cord Blood and Bone Marrow Bill Co-Sponsors Applaud House Passage, Urge President to Sign Sen. John Reed 11/18/15 House Passes Reform for Regulations Covering New Medical Therapies, Bill Heads to President's Desk Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 11/18/15 Letter to Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Lowey - Boost in NIH funding Rep. James Langevin 11/18/15 Letter to Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Lowey - Boost in NIH funding Rep. David Cicilline 11/02/15 Whitehouse: Let's Give States an Incentive to Reduce Inefficient Medicare Spending Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 10/28/15 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 10/27/15 Senate Passes Improving Regulatory Transparency for New Medical Therapies Act Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 10/21/15 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Concerning Tobacco Product Regulation Sen. John Reed 10/20/15 Reed Announces $1 Million to Hire Providers & Expand Health Care Access at Thundermist Health Center in Woonsocket Sen. John Reed 10/16/15 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 10/16/15 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 10/15/15 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 10/15/15 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 10/15/15 New $2 Million Federal Grant to Fund Major Lyme Disease Prevention Study in RI Sen. John Reed 10/14/15 RIC Wins Major Federal Grant to Help Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities Break Through Barriers to Higher Education Sen. John Reed 10/14/15 Letter to Administrator Slavitt - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) to Protect Nursing-Home Residents from Forced Arbitration Rep. David Cicilline 10/09/15 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 10/06/15 Sens. Whitehouse and Cassidy Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Transparency and Performance of Health IT Systems Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 10/01/15 Reed & Blunt Propose Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen and Expand the Health Care Workforce Sen. John Reed 9/30/15 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Sen. John Reed 9/30/15 Reed & Whitehouse Back Effort to Increase Legal Smoking Age to 21 Sen. John Reed 9/29/15 Women's Public Health and Safety Act Rep. David Cicilline 9/28/15 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 9/23/15 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 9/23/15 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 8/07/15 Reed, RI Department of Health, Community Partners Team Up for SunSmarts Beach Screening Campaign Sen. John Reed 8/04/15 Letter to Ambassador Deborah Birx, Global AIDS Coordinator - Evidence-Based HIV Prevention Rep. David Cicilline 8/03/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Helms Amendment and Women's Health Rep. David Cicilline 7/30/15 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 7/30/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Ozone Rule Rep. David Cicilline 7/30/15 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Ozone Rule Rep. James Langevin 7/29/15 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Sen. John Reed 7/29/15 Bipartisan Group of Legislators Introduce Resolution Recognizing 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act Rep. James Langevin 7/29/15 Reed & Capito Introduce Bipartisan Childhood Cancer STAR Act Sen. John Reed 7/29/15 Capito & Reed Introduce Bipartisan Childhood Cancer STAR Act Sen. John Reed 7/27/15 Disability Advocates Celebrate 25th Anniversary of the ADA Rep. James Langevin 7/21/15 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Rep. James Langevin 7/21/15 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Rep. David Cicilline 7/21/15 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Rep. David Cicilline 7/21/15 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 7/21/15 Delegation & Raimondo Announce $250,000 in Federal Funds to Benefit RI Youth with Substance Abuse Disorders Sen. John Reed 7/20/15 Raimondo, Joined by Whitehouse, Launches Statewide Effort to Strengthen Healthcare System for All Rhode Islanders Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 7/16/15 Older Americans Act Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 6/25/15 Reed, Raimondo, Elorza & RIDE Teaming Up to Help Bridge the Summer "Hunger Gap' for Kids Sen. John Reed 6/14/15 Reed Seeks to Rally Support for Childhood Cancer Research Sen. John Reed 6/04/15 Reed Urges National Strategy to Combat Lyme Disease Sen. John Reed 5/27/15 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Family Detention Rep. David Cicilline 5/21/15 Letter to Colleagues - Prevention and Public Health Fund Sen. John Reed 5/18/15 Sen. Reed, RI Community Food Bank, USDA & RI Division of Elderly Affairs Launch New Food Assistance Program for Seniors Sen. John Reed 5/12/15 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Bill to Improve Mental Health Services & Prevent Youth Suicide Sen. John Reed 5/07/15 Udall, Vitter Announce 14 New Bipartisan Cosponsors for Chemical Safety Reform Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 5/06/15 Letter to Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Breast Cancer Prevention Rep. David Cicilline 5/05/15 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 5/05/15 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 4/30/15 Grassley, Whitehouse Bill Reauthorizes Juvenile Justice Programs with Improved Accountability Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/29/15 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act Sen. John Reed 4/27/15 Udall, Whitehouse, Merkley, Booker Announce Breakthrough Improvements to Landmark Chemical Safety Bill Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/24/15 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Labeling Generic Drugs Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/24/15 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Updated Guidance to Pregnant Women on Seafood Consumption Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/24/15 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Updated Guidance to Pregnant Women on Seafood Consumption Sen. John Reed 4/24/15 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Labeling Generic Drugs Sen. John Reed 4/16/15 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 4/16/15 Letter to Mitch Zeller, Director, Center for Tobacco Products - Swedish Match's Tobacco Snuff Warning-Label Sen. John Reed 4/01/15 Reed Announces $100,000 to Help Rhode Island Public Health Institute Turn "Food Deserts" into Fresh, Healthy "Food Oases" Sen. John Reed 3/29/15 Reed: RI Awarded $3.4 Million for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Testing, and Treatment Sen. John Reed 3/26/15 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 3/26/15 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 3/26/15 Reed, Durbin Applaud New Initiative to Strike Back at Growing Heroin Epidemic Sen. John Reed 3/25/15 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 3/23/15 Whitehouse and Reed Announce $168K in Federal Funding for Bradley Hospital Sen. John Reed 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 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 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 Sen. John Reed 3/23/15 Whitehouse and Reed Announce $168K in Federal Funding for Bradley Hospital Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/19/15 Langevin, Harper Introduce NIH Rehabilitation Research Improvement Bill Rep. James Langevin 3/18/15 Reed Seeks to Improve Trauma Care Sen. John Reed 3/18/15 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 3/17/15 Brown, Senators Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill Aimed at Helping to End Breast Cancer By 2020 Sen. John Reed 3/17/15 Brown, Senators Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill Aimed at Helping to End Breast Cancer By 2020 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/17/15 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions Sen. John Reed 3/17/15 Senators Re-introduce Bipartisan Bill Aimed at Helping to End Breast Cancer by 2020 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/26/15 RI Delegation Announces $5.6 Million to Improve Disability Housing Assistance Rep. James Langevin 2/26/15 RI Delegation Announces $5.6 Million to Improve Disability Housing Assistance Rep. David Cicilline 2/26/15 RI Delegation Announces $5.6 Million to Improve Disability Housing Assistance Sen. John Reed 2/26/15 RI Delegation Announces $5.6 Million to Improve Disability Housing Assistance Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/25/15 Over 16,000 RIers Benefitted from Obamacare's Medicare "Doughnut Hole" Fix in 2014 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/24/15 Thanking Senator Bill Nelson for His Support of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015 Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/23/15 Sen. Whitehouse: Let's Lift the Stigma on Addiction and Recovery Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/20/15 RI to Receive $10.2 Million to Support Family Health Programs Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/20/15 RI to Receive $10.2 Million to Support Family Health Programs Sen. John Reed 2/18/15 Rhode Islanders Discuss Whitehouse Bill to Combat Drug Addiction & Support Recovery Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/13/15 Portman and Whitehouse Renew Push to Combat Drug Addiction and Support Americans in Recovery Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/12/15 Senators Hatch, Whitehouse Introduce Legislation to Streamline Drug Development Process and Protect Patient Access to Medications Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/11/15 Reed, Durbin, Blumenthal, Brown Introduce Legislation To Close Tobacco Tax Loopholes Sen. John Reed 2/03/15 Congress Approves Reed-backed Bill to Help Prevent Veterans' Suicides Sen. John Reed 1/26/15 New Obama Administration Goals for Medicare Mirror Sen. Whitehouse Recommendations Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 1/26/15 Reed, Grassley Team Up with Pediatricians to Promote Reading as Part of Children's Well-Being Sen. John Reed