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6/29/16 Letter to House and Senate Conferees - Urge Comprehensive Approach in Congressional Opioid Abuse Bill Negotiation Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 6/23/16 Senators Collins, Whitehouse Hold Hearing on Care Models that Relieve Suffering, Respect Patients' Choices in the Face of Serious Illnesses Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 6/17/16 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Sec. of the Dept. of Health & Human Services; the Hon. Thomas E. Perez, Sec. of the Dept. of Labor; the Hon. Jacob J. Lew, Sec. of the Dept. of Treasury - Implement ACA Tobacco Cessation Benefits, Offer Tobacco Users Tools to Quit Sen. John Reed 6/17/16 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Sec. of the Dept. of Health & Human Services; the Hon. Thomas E. Perez, Sec. of the Dept. of Labor; the Hon. Jacob J. Lew, Sec. of the Dept. of Treasury - Implement ACA Tobacco Cessation Benefits, Offer Tobacco Users Tools to Quit Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 6/14/16 Letter to Board Members of the United States Chamber of commerce- Findings of an Investigation into the Lobbying Activities of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 6/08/16 Congress Sends Reed-backed Toxic Chemical Safety Reform Bill to President Obama Sen. John Reed 6/07/16 Letter to The Honorable John F. Kerry, Secretary of State, U.S. Department of State, and The Honorable Ashton Carter, Secretary of Defense, U.S. Department of Defense- Protect Servicemembers, Civil Servants and their Families in Zika-Affected Areas Sen. John Reed 5/31/16 Letter to The Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, and The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives -Call on House Leadership to Lift Gun Violence Research Ban Rep. David Cicilline 5/31/16 Letter to The Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, and The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives -Call on House Leadership to Lift Gun Violence Research Ban Rep. James Langevin 5/20/16 Bicameral, Bipartisan Deal Reached on TSCA Reform Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 5/19/16 Sen. Booker Introduces Legislation to Protect Women's Access to Birth Control Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 5/17/16 Reed Helps Advance $1.1 Billion to Combat Zika, Says More Funds Needed Sen. John Reed 5/16/16 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Emergency Funding for Zika Virus Rep. David Cicilline 5/16/16 Letter to the Honorable Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Emergency Funding for Zika Virus Rep. James Langevin 5/13/16 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary, US Department of Health and Human Services and Robert Califf, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration- E-Cigarettes Regulations Sen. John Reed 5/13/16 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary, US Department of Health and Human Services and Robert Califf, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration- E-Cigarettes Regulations Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 5/12/16 Whitehouse Releases Statement on Passage of House Opioid Bills Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 5/11/16 Letter to The Honorable Sylvia M. Burwell, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Humans Services, and The Honorable Robert M. Califf, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration- FDA Rule is Critical Step to Protecting Children and Teens from Tobacco Products Sen. John Reed 5/11/16 Letter to The Honorable Sylvia M. Burwell, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Humans Services, and The Honorable Robert M. Califf, Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration- FDA Rule is Critical Step to Protecting Children and Teens from Tobacco Products Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 5/06/16 RI Health Centers Receive Nearly $3 Million to Expand Services Rep. James Langevin 5/06/16 RI Health Centers Receive Nearly $3 Million to Expand Services Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 5/06/16 RI Health Centers Receive Nearly $3 Million to Expand Services Rep. David Cicilline 5/06/16 RI Health Centers Receive Nearly $3 Million to Expand Services Sen. John Reed 5/04/16 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Consider Emergency Funding To Address Opioid And Heroin Epidemic Rep. James Langevin 5/04/16 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Consider Emergency Funding To Address Opioid And Heroin Epidemic Rep. David Cicilline 5/02/16 Reed Meets with Federal & RI Health Leaders for Zika Preparedness Summit Sen. John Reed 4/28/16 Rhode Island Earns Federal Support for Innovative New Program to Improve Care for Elders and Adults with Disabilities Rep. David Cicilline 4/28/16 Rhode Island Earns Federal Support for Innovative New Program to Improve Care for Elders and Adults with Disabilities Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/28/16 Rhode Island Earns Federal Support for Innovative New Program to Improve Care for Elders and Adults with Disabilities Sen. John Reed 4/28/16 Rhode Island Earns Federal Support for Innovative New Program to Improve Care for Elders and Adults with Disabilities Rep. James Langevin 4/27/16 Letter to Dr. Collins - Call for Improved Data on Child Participation in NIH Clinical Health Trials Sen. John Reed 4/25/16 Letter to the Honorable Jerry Moran, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies, and the Honorable Jeff Merkley, ranking member of the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies - Kaine Calls For Testing Of Lead Levels In School Drinking Water Sen. John Reed 4/20/16 Senate Democrats Introduce "True LEADership Act" to Remove Lead from Pipes and Invest More in America's Crumbling Water Infrastructure Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/20/16 Senate Democrats Introduce "True LEADership Act" to Remove Lead from Pipes and Invest More in America's Crumbling Water Infrastructure Sen. John Reed 4/18/16 Letter to the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and the Hon. Thad Cochran, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Call for Immediate Passage of President's Emergency Funding Request Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/18/16 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director of Management and Budget - Call for Finalization of Long Overdue Tobacco Regulations Sen. John Reed 4/18/16 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director of Management and Budget - Call for Finalization of Long Overdue Tobacco Regulations Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/18/16 Letter to the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader and the Hon. Thad Cochran, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Call for Immediate Passage of President's Emergency Funding Request Sen. John Reed 4/12/16 House Passes Hatch-Whitehouse Bill to Prevent Illicit Transfer of Prescription Drugs Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 4/07/16 Blumenthal, Whitehouse, Franken, Casey Introduce Elder Protection And Abuse Prevention Act Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/28/16 Letter to the Honorable Sylvia M. Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services and Francis Collins, Director of National Institutes of Health - Act Now on Drug Affordability Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/24/16 Letter to The Honorable John Culberson, Chairman and The Honorable Mike Honda, Acting Ranking Member, Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee-Alzheimer's Programs Rep. David Cicilline 3/24/16 Letter to- The Honorable Tom Cole, Chairman and The Honorable Rosa Delauro, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations- Minority AIDS Initiative Rep. David Cicilline 3/18/16 Hatch and Whitehouse's Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act Passes Senate Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/17/16 Letter to the Honorable Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Subcommittee on DEpartments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies and the Honorable Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - End the Ban on CDC Gun Violence Research Sen. John Reed 3/17/16 Letter to Chairman Frelingghuysen and Ranking Member Visclosky - Fund Peer-Reviewed Breast Cancer Research Rep. David Cicilline 3/17/16 Letter to Chairman Frelingghuysen and Ranking Member Visclosky - Fund Peer-Reviewed Breast Cancer Research Rep. James Langevin 3/17/16 Hatch and Whitehouse's Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act Passes Senate Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/16/16 Whitehouse Introduces Bill to Help Behavioral Health Care Providers Adopt Electronic Health Records Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/15/16 Letter to House Appropriations Committee Leadership - Support for Water Infrastructure Funding Rep. James Langevin 3/11/16 Delegation Announces $650,000 in Federal Funding to Fight Opiate Addiction in Rhode Island Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/11/16 Delegation Announces $650,000 in Federal Funding to Fight Opiate Addiction in Rhode Island Sen. John Reed 3/11/16 Delegation Announces $650,000 in Federal Funding to Fight Opiate Addiction in Rhode Island Rep. David Cicilline 3/11/16 Delegation Announces $650,000 in Federal Funding to Fight Opiate Addiction in Rhode Island Rep. James Langevin 3/10/16 King, Colleagues Call for Investigation into One-Size-Fits-All Cancer Medication Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/10/16 Reed Supports Senate Passage of Anti-Heroin Bill Sen. John Reed 3/10/16 Collins, Reed Introduce Bill to Improve Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Formula Sen. John Reed 3/09/16 Far-Reaching Addiction Bill Clears Final Procedural Hurdle in Senate Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/04/16 Letter to the Hon. Lindsey Graham, Chairman of Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs; Hon. Patrick Leahy, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs; Hon. Roy Blunt, Chairman of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education; Hon. Patty Murray, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education - On Zika Outbreak Sen. John Reed 3/04/16 Letter to the Hon. Lindsey Graham, Chairman of Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs; Hon. Patrick Leahy, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs; Hon. Roy Blunt, Chairman of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education; Hon. Patty Murray, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education - On Zika Outbreak Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 3/01/16 Letter to the Hon. Charlie Dent and the Hon. Sanford Bishop, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Committee - Veteran's Suicide Hotline Staffing Rep. David Cicilline 2/26/16 Reed Helps Bridge Partisan Divide to Aid Flint & Aging State Water Systems Sen. John Reed 2/25/16 Reed, Collins Issue Bipartisan Call to Strengthen Lead Exposure Standard in Public Housing Sen. John Reed 2/24/16 Whitehouse, Schumer, and Casey Introduce Bill to Protect Children from Lead Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/12/16 Letter to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, and Mitch McConnel, Senate Majority Leader - Importance of Women's Access to Reproductive Heath Care in Light of Spreading Virus Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/12/16 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, and the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader - Importance of Women's Access to Reproductive Health Care In Light of Spreading Virus Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/11/16 Reed Questions Federal Health Officials on Zika Preparedness & Response Sen. John Reed 2/11/16 Letter to the Honorable Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluate Risks of Powerful Herbicide Before Reapproved Rep. James Langevin 2/11/16 Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act Clears Judiciary Committee Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/11/16 Judiciary Committee Passes Hatch-Whitehouse Bill to Improve Enforcement and Monitoring of Prescription Drugs Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/09/16 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Possible Contributing Factor to Opioid Crisis Sen. John Reed 2/09/16 Langevin and Harper Praise Committee Passage of Kirk Bill to Improve NIH Research Rep. James Langevin 2/05/16 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States - Concerning the Spread of the Zika Virus Sen. John Reed 2/05/16 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States - Concerning the Spread of the Zika Virus Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/02/16 Letter to President Obama - Help Bring Down Soaring Cost of Prescription Drugs Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 2/02/16 Letter to President Obama - Help Bring Down Soaring Cost of Prescription Drugs Sen. John Reed 2/02/16 Letter to Secretary Burwell - Combat Spread of Zika Virus Sen. John Reed 1/28/16 Whitehouse Introduces Bill to Fight Health Care-Associated Infections Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 1/27/16 Whitehouse Brings Rhode Islander to Testify Before Judiciary Committee on Addiction Crisis Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 1/15/16 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 1/07/16 Reed Seeks to Extend Mental Health First Aid Training in RI & Nationwide Sen. John Reed 12/31/15 Increased Funding for Alzheimer's Research in Federal Spending Bill Will Benefit Rhode Island Rep. David Cicilline 12/26/15 Reed Increases Federal Resources to Confront Heroin Crisis & Overcome Barriers to Treatment and Recovery Sen. John Reed 12/24/15 President Signs Reed-backed Bill to Improve Access to Bone Marrow & Cord Blood Treatments and Transplants 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 12/18/15 Letter to 167 Liquid Nicotine Retailers - Marketing Flavored Liquid-Nicotine Using Recognizable Brand Names Sen. John Reed 12/18/15 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Hails Senate Passage of Historic Chemical Safety Law Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 12/17/15 Cord Blood and Bone Marrow Bill Co-Sponsors Applaud House Passage, Urge President to Sign Sen. John Reed 12/03/15 Delegation Announces $18.2 Million for Water Infrastructure Improvements in Rhode Island Rep. James Langevin 12/03/15 Delegation Announces $18.2 Million for Water Infrastructure Improvements in Rhode Island Sen. John Reed 12/03/15 Delegation Announces $18.2 Million for Water Infrastructure Improvements in Rhode Island Rep. David Cicilline 12/03/15 Delegation Announces $18.2 Million for Water Infrastructure Improvements in Rhode Island Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 11/19/15 Epilepsy Awareness Month Remarks Rep. James Langevin 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 11/18/15 House Passes Reform for Regulations Covering New Medical Therapies, Bill Heads to President's Desk Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 11/02/15 Whitehouse: Let's Give States an Incentive to Reduce Inefficient Medicare Spending Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse 10/29/15 Trade Act of 2015 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

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