Senator Richard Blumenthal's Public Statements

Office: U.S. Senate (CT) - Sr, Democratic
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7/21/17 Letter to the Hon. Tom Price, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Senators Challenge Trump Administration Over Move to Slash Teen Pregnancy Prevention; Democrats Say Action "Short-Sighted," Will Make it Harder to Prevent Unintended Pregnancies 7/20/17 Letter to the Hon. Susan Collins, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies - Senators Urge Colleagues to Support Strong Investments in TIGER Program, Reject Drastic Cut in House Bill 7/18/17 Letter to the Hon. John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security - Reverse Course, Safeguard Protections for Immigrant Survivors of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Human Trafficking 7/17/17 Letter to the Honorable Chris Christie, New Jersey Governor - Recommendations on Opioid Epidemic 7/13/17 Blumenthal, Murphy, Dozens of Members of Congress Introduce Refund Equality Act to Provide Equal Tax Treatment for Married Same-Sex Couples 7/13/17 Medicare Opioids Report Underscores Need for Grassley-Blumenthal Expanded Sunshine Payments Bill 7/13/17 Blumenthal Supports Bipartisan Measure for Regulatory Parity for Amateur Radio 7/12/17 Blumenthal Applauds FRA Decision to Scrap Old Lyme Rail Bypass Plans, Raises Concern Regarding Impact to Fairfield County 7/12/17 Blumenthal Introduces Bill to Reform Military Discharge Process, Aid Survivors of Sexual Assault 7/12/17 Blumenthal Statement on Manafort Testimony Before the Senate Judiciary Committee 7/11/17 Letter to the Honorable Elaine L. Chao, Secretary of US Department of Transportation, and Mr Jack Danielson, Acting Deputy Administrator of National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Transparency on Airbag and Vehicle Safety 7/11/17 Blumenthal Statement on Nomination of Ron Batory to Lead Federal Railroad Administration 7/11/17 Letter to the Hon. Chuck Rosenberg, Acting Administrator of the United States Drug Enforcement Administration - Senators Urge DEA to Lower Opioid Quotas to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse 7/07/17 Blumenthal Statement on President Trump's Meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin 7/07/17 Letter to Vice President Mike Pence and Kris Kobach, Vice Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity - Senators Demand Presidential Advisory Commission Rescind Request for State Election Officials' Voter Roll Data 7/06/17 Before G20, Blumenthal Calls on President Trump to Condemn Putin for Election Meddling 7/06/17 Letter to Ben Carson, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development - Restore Resources That Protect LGBTQ From Housing Discrimination 7/05/17 Blumenthal Statement on North Korean Missile Test 7/03/17 Letter to Mr. Joseph J. Lhota, Chairman of Metropolitan Transportation Authority - Derailment on Metro-North Railroad 7/03/17 Blumenthal Announces Bill to Prevent Child Hot Car Deaths 6/30/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Stand Up For Students And Families, Reverse Delay Of Protections For Defrauded Students 6/30/17 Letter to Dr. Keith Hill, Director of Congressional Budget Office - Better Care Reconciliation Act Score on Addressing Substance Use Disorder 6/30/17 Blumenthal Fights for Passenger Protections in FAA Reauthorization 6/29/17 Letter to the Hon. Scott Gottlieb, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, Ann Schuchat, Acting Director - Inaccurate Lead Detection Blood Tests 6/29/17 Letter to the Honorable Rex W. Tillerson, Secretary of State, the Honorable Jefferson Sessions, United States Attorney General, and the Honorable John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security - US Refugee Admissions Program 6/28/17 Blumenthal Secures Critical Funding for Connecticut in Comprehensive Defense Authorization Bill 6/28/17 Blumenthal Applauds Veterans' Affairs Committee Passage of Measure to Modernize VA Appeals Process 6/28/17 Blumenthal Joins Senate's First Ever Resolution Recognizing June as Pride Month 6/27/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Harmful Actions on Civil Rights Protections, Enforcement 6/27/17 Blumenthal Calls on FTC to Provide Exacting and Ongoing Oversight of Google Following Record Fines by European Regulators for Antitrust Violations 6/27/17 Blumenthal on Delayed Senate Healthcare Vote: No Time for Complacency 6/26/17 Markey, Blumenthal Introduce Airline Passengers' Bill of Rights 6/23/17 Letter to the Hon. Scott Gottlieb, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Bipartisan Group of Senators Urge FDA Commissioner to Address Prescription Drug Costs 6/23/17 Blumenthal, Murphy, Larson, Courtney, Himes, Esty Announce Over $930,000 in Federal Funding for Local Fire Departments 6/23/17 Letter to Donald J. Trump, President - Solutions to Bring Down Prescription Drug Costs 6/22/17 Blumenthal Introduces Bipartisan, Bicameral SHIPS Act 6/22/17 Judiciary Democrats: Allow ABA to Review Potential Judges Before Hearings 6/22/17 Blumenthal Statement on Senate Republicans' Cruel & Costly Healthcare Plan 6/22/17 Letter to Chairman Cochran, Ranking Member Leahy, Chairman Boozman and Ranking Member Tester - Decrease Funding for President Trump's Deportation Force 6/22/17 Letter to the Honorable James Mattis, Secretary of US Department of Defense - Department of Defense Treatment of Service Members Mental Health Conditions 6/21/17 Letter to the Hon. Jeff Sessions, Attorney General of the Dept. of Justice - AT&T Time Warner Merger 6/21/17 Letter to the Honorable Jeff Sessions, Attorney General of US Department of Justice - At&t Acquisition of Time Warner 6/20/17 Sens. Murray, Cantwell Join 196 Members of Congress Asking the Court to Compel President Trump to Obey the Constitution 6/20/17 Blumenthal & Conyers Lay Out the Constitutional Case for Compelling President Trump to Obey Anti-Corruption Foreign Emoluments Clause 6/19/17 Letter to the Hon. Steven Mnuchin, Secretary of Treasury and the Hon. Rex Tilerson, Secretary of State - Enforce U.S. Sanctions Against Russian Oil Conglomerate Attempting to Take Control of Citgo 6/16/17 Letter to President Donald J. Trump - LGBTQ Pride Month Proclamation 6/16/17 Murphy, Blumenthal Helping to Lead Legislation to Restore Honor to Service Members Discharged Due to Sexual Orientation 6/15/17 Cornyn, Blumenthal Bill to Protect Children from Online Predators Passes Senate 6/15/17 Letter to the Honorable Thad Cochran, Chairman and the Honorable Richard Durbin, Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense - Columbia Class Program Funding 6/15/17 Letter to the Honorable John Hoeven, Chairman and the Honorable Jeff Merkley, Ranking Member of Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies - Acer Access and Development Program

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