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5/21/15 U.S. News & World Report: An Unnecessary Invasion of Privacy Sen. Patrick Leahy 5/20/15 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Taking Sexual Assault Seriously: The Rape Kit Backlog and Human Rights Sen. Patrick Leahy 5/20/15 On the Heels of Troubling New Report, Delauro, Welch, Courtney Introduce Bill to Help Police Financial Industry Rep. Peter Welch 5/19/15 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1806, America Competes Reautorization Act of 2015; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2250, Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2016; and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2353, Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015 Rep. Peter Welch 5/19/15 College for All Act Sen. Bernard Sanders 5/19/15 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Body Cameras: Can Technology Increase Protection for Law Enforcement Officers and the Public? Sen. Patrick Leahy 5/18/15 Roll Call - Democrats Face Risky Votes Ahead of Memorial Day Recess Rep. Peter Welch 5/15/15 Highway Trust Fund Rep. Peter Welch 5/15/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Minimum Wage for Federal Contract Employees Sen. Bernard Sanders 5/14/15 Following Overwhelming House Vote, Bipartisan, Bicameral Authors of the USA Freedom Act Call for Senate to Pass the Legislation Sen. Patrick Leahy 5/13/15 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Protecting the Constitutional Right to Counsel for Indigents Charged with Misdemeanors Sen. Patrick Leahy 5/13/15 Rep. Welch, Rep. Lummis and Sen. Wyden Introduce Legislation to Require Transparency in Intelligence Budgets Rep. Peter Welch 5/08/15 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Ensure Coverage for Critical Mental Health Care Sen. Bernard Sanders 5/07/15 Letter to President Barack Obama, President of the United States: Support of Iran Negotiations Signed by 150 Members Rep. Peter Welch 5/07/15 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - S. 1137, the PATENT ACT -- Finding Effective Solutions to Address Abusive Patent Practices Sen. Patrick Leahy 5/05/15 Sanders Calls Republican Budget 'Absolute Disaster' Sen. Bernard Sanders 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. Bernard Sanders 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. Patrick Leahy 5/01/15 Building Safety Month Rep. Peter Welch 4/30/15 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives: Debate and Vote on ISIS War Rep. Peter Welch 4/29/15 Congressmen Latta and Welch Issue Rural Call Completion Resolution Rep. Peter Welch 4/27/15 Letter to Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Senate Rules and Administration Committee - Fair Wages for Senate Workers Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/27/15 Sanders Warns Governors About Devastating Budget Cuts Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/27/15 Letter to James Inhofe, Chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee - Secret Science Reform Act of 2015 Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/26/15 Letter to Edmund Brown, Governor of California - Republican Budget Cuts Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/24/15 Welch Outline Energy Efficiency Agenda for New Congress Rep. Peter Welch 4/24/15 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Labeling Generic Drugs Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/24/15 Letter to Stephen Ostroff, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Labeling Generic Drugs Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/23/15 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Executive Business Meeting Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/22/15 Sanders, Ellison Introduce End Polluter Welfare Act Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/22/15 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador to the United States Trade Representative - Transparency Regarding the Trans-Pacific Partnership Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/22/15 House Passes Bipartisan Welch Legislation to Curb Prescription Drug Abuse While Ensuring Patient Access to Medicine Rep. Peter Welch 4/21/15 Energy Efficiency Improvemen Act of 2015 Rep. Peter Welch 4/21/15 Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2015 Rep. Peter Welch 4/21/15 Letter to Chairman Wheeler and Attorney General Holder - Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/21/15 Blumenthal, Senate Colleagues Call on Federal Regulators to Block Massive Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/21/15 House Sends Welch energy Efficiency Bill to President Obama for Signature Rep. Peter Welch 4/20/15 Sanders: Republican Budgets Would be "Total Disaster' for Working Americans Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/20/15 Letter to Aashton Carter, Secretary of Defense - Making the Department of Defense Fully Auditable Rep. Peter Welch 4/16/15 Sanders Statement on House Passage of Tax Break For Super Rich Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/16/15 Sanders Statement on House Passage of Tax Break For Super Rich Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/16/15 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Executive Business Meeting Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/15/15 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor, and Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - President's Executive Order on Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Rep. Peter Welch 4/15/15 Senators Markey, Boxer and Sanders Call for Increased Safety at Nuclear Plants Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/15/15 Bipartisan Group of Senators Push for Equity in Law Enforcement Act Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/15/15 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor, and Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Executive Order on Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Rep. Peter Welch 4/15/15 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - The Need to Reform Asset Forfeiture Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/13/15 Sanders Launches National Budget Town Hall Meeting Series Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/11/15 Statement on Historic Obama, Castro Meeting Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/10/15 Sanders Leads Senate Effort to Support Seniors Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/09/15 At Queen City Brewery, Welch Announces Legislation to Boost Vermont's Craft Breweries Rep. Peter Welch 4/09/15 Rutland Herald - Welch Talks Farms and Kids Rep. Peter Welch 4/09/15 Reaction Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) To The State Department's Recommendation To Remove Cuba From 'State Sponsors Of Terrorism' List Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/09/15 Sanders Statement on Tax Dodging Companies Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/09/15 Letter to the Honorable Eric Holder, Attorney General, and the Honorable Jeh Johnson,Secretary of Homeland Security - Stopping H-1B Visa Program Abuse Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/08/15 Roll Call - Welch Gets Bipartisan Treatment on CODEL to Tunisia and Ukraine Rep. Peter Welch 4/08/15 Blumenthal, Senators Urge Funding to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse Crisis Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/07/15 Leahy, Sanders, Welch Announce Availability of $4.5 Million in Northern Border Grants Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/02/15 Letter to Neil Eggleston, Counsel to the President - Disclose Dark Money in Politics Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/02/15 Sanders Statement on Iran Framework Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/02/15 Sanders Response to McDonald's Wage Increase Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/02/15 Leahy: VT Nets $93,000 To Help SNAP Participants Buy VT Produce Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/01/15 Sanders Says Secretive Legal Exemptions in Trade Deal "Alarming' Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/01/15 Sanders Hits State Anti-Gay Laws Sen. Bernard Sanders 4/01/15 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the US Government Accountability Office - Federal Voting Assistance Program Rep. Peter Welch 4/01/15 Comments Of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Listing Of The Northern Long-Eared Bat As A Threatened Species Sen. Patrick Leahy 4/01/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Continued Support for the Two-State Solution Rep. Peter Welch 3/31/15 Sanders: Stand Up to Wall Street, Break Up Big Banks Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/31/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change Rep. Peter Welch 3/31/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/30/15 Letter to the Honorable Thad Cochran, Chairman of Senate Committee on Appropriations, and the Honorable Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human - Expanding Louisiana Preschools Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/27/15 Leahy Joins Marshfield Resident Diana Levine And Other Patient Advocates In Urging FDA To Protect Consumers Of Generic Drugs Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/27/15 Letter to Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee, and Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee - Funding for Programs under the Older Americans Act Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/27/15 Sanders Statement on Harry Reid Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/27/15 Letter to Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee, and Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee - Funding for Programs under the Older Americans Act Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/27/15 Sanders Calls for Student Loan Reforms, Affordable Tuition Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/27/15 Sanders: Republican Budget Does Everything for the Wealthy and Nothing for Middle Class Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/27/15 Letter to Chairman Tom Cole and Ranking Member Rosa Delauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies: Funding of Heating Assistance Program Rep. Peter Welch 3/27/15 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor - Protect Worker Rights Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/26/15 House Passes Bipartisan Bill Resolving Longstanding Medicare Physician Payment Dispute Rep. Peter Welch 3/26/15 Republicans Oppose Minimum Wage Hike as Senate Debates Budget Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/26/15 Concurrent Resolution On The Budget, Fiscal Year 2016 Sen. Bernard Sanders 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 - NIH Alzheimers Research Rep. Peter Welch 3/26/15 Remarks of Senator Patrick Leahy "Leahy Law" Workshop On Accountability And Prevention United States Institute of Peace Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/26/15 Letter to Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, and Education, and Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, and Education - Pell Grant Funding Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/26/15 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Executive Business Meeting Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/26/15 Diplomacy, Development, And National Security Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/26/15 Senate Judiciary Committee Overwhelmingly Approves Leahy-Authored Bill To Reauthorize Lifesaving Bulletproof Vest Grant Program Sen. Patrick Leahy 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. Peter Welch 3/26/15 Letter to Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, and Education, and Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, and Human Services, and Education - Pell Grant Funding Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/26/15 Concurrent Resolution On The Budget, Fiscal Year 2016 -- Continued Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/26/15 Recent Developments In Colombia Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/26/15 Lynch Nomination Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/26/15 Judicial Confirmations Sen. Patrick Leahy 3/25/15 Letter to Hal Rogers, Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee, Tom Cole, Chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor - Investing in Early Education Rep. Peter Welch 3/25/15 Gardner, Coons, Welch, Kinzinger Introduce Bipartisan Energy Efficiency Legislation Rep. Peter Welch 3/25/15 Letter to Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, and Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor - Title X Family Planning Program Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/25/15 Concurrent Resolution On The Budget, Fiscal Year 2016 -- Continued Sen. Bernard Sanders 3/25/15 CNBC - Congress Needs to Take Action on Data Security Rep. Peter Welch 3/25/15 NAACP Legal Defense And Educational Fund, Inc., 75th Anniversary Sen. Patrick Leahy