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Date Title Officials Location
Oct. 11, 2017 Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) On Senator McConnell's Remarks Concerning The "Blue Slip" Tradition Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
Oct. 5, 2017 Hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Patrick Leahy, Hearing on the Nomination of Eric S. Dreiband to be Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Oct. 2, 2017 Statement On The Nomination Of Ajit Pai To Be Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
Sept. 25, 2017 Statement On The Nomination Of William Emanuel To Be a Member of the National Labor Relations Board Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Aug. 2, 2017 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy On the Confirmation of Christopher Wray to be Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
July 27, 2017 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Patrick Leahy, Markup on the Commerce and Justice, Science and Related Agencies Bill, the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies Bill, and the Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
July 27, 2017 SUMMARY: Committee Approves FY18 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
July 27, 2017 Leahy Scores Public "Right To Know' Win, To Open Access To Taxpayer-Funded Congressional Research Reports Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
July 20, 2017 Sens. Lee, Leahy, Hoeven, Cruz Introduce Congressional Clerkship Act Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
June 29, 2017 Letter to Rear Admiral David Boone (Ret.), President of Chicago Bridge & Iron Company Federal Services LLC - Opportunity to Correct or Withdraw Sworn Testimony Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
June 29, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Michael E Horowitz, Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Justice - Investigate Whether Attorney General Violated Recusal in Comey Firing Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
June 21, 2017 Senator Leahy And Governor Scott: Leahy And Scott Make Joint Recommendation For Vermont's Next U.S. Attorney Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
June 13, 2017 Sanders Statement on Sessions Hearing Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
June 12, 2017 House Unanimously Passes Cartwright and Welch Bill to Improve Energy Efficiency Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
June 12, 2017 Leahy, Shaheen Request AG Sessions Appear Before The Appropriations Committee Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
June 8, 2017 Sanders Statement on Comey Hearing Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
June 8, 2017 Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) On Former FBI Director James Comey, And Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Testimony Next Week Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
June 5, 2017 Letter to Timothy O. Horne, Acting Administrator of the General Services Administration - Request for Documents and Challenge of the New Trump Administration Policy on Refusing Democratic Inquiries Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
June 1, 2017 Letter to Laurent Morali, President of Kushner Companies - EB-5 Regional Center Program Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
June 1, 2017 Leahy And Franken Release Their Earlier Letters To The FBI Requesting An Inquiry Into Attorney General Sessions' Contacts With Russian Officials Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
May 24, 2017 Letter to President Donald Trump - Immediately Clarify Why Admin is Obstructing Congress' Constitutional Legislative and Oversight Duties Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
May 24, 2017 Letter to President Donald Trump - Immediately Clarify Why Admin is Obstructing Congress' Constitutional Legislative and Oversight Duties Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
May 3, 2017 Senate Appropriations Committee Vice Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.): Statement On House Passage Of The Consolidated Spending Bill Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
April 27, 2017 Merkley, Sanders, Markey, Booker Introduce Landmark Legislation to Transition United States to 100% Clean and Renewable Energy Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
April 27, 2017 Letter to Jason Chaffetz, Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Get the White House Documents on Michael Flynn That You Requested Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
April 26, 2017 Leahy And 13 Other Senators Urge The Newly Confirmed Deputy Attorney General: "APPOINT A SPECIAL PROSECUTOR -- IMMEDIATELY' Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
April 25, 2017 Statement Of Senator Patrick Leahy On The Nomination Of Sonny Perdue To Be Secretary of Agriculture Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
April 21, 2017 Members of Congress Raise Ethics Concerns about Deputy White House Counsel Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
April 10, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, and the Honorable Charles E. Schumer, Senate Democratic Leader - Preserve the Legislative Filibuster Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
March 29, 2017 As Health Care Debate Shifts, Senator Franken and Senate Colleagues Lead Milestone Effort to Bring Down Prescription Drug Prices Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
March 29, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Donald J. Trump, President of the United States - Abandon ACA Repeal Efforts Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
March 29, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Donald J. Trump, President of the United States - Abandon ACA Repeal Efforts Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
March 23, 2017 Goodlatte, Conyers, Grassley, Feinstein, Leahy Call for Quick Action on Legislation to Provide Selection Process for Register of Copyrights Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
March 20, 2017 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader, Orrin Hatch, Senate Finance Committee Chairman, and Lamar Alexander, Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee Chairman - Trumpcare Process Must Equal the Affordable Care Act's Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
March 16, 2017 Letter to the Honorable David Shulkin, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, General Robert B. Neller, Commandant of the Marine Coprs - Provide Trauma Services for Victims of Military Sexual Harassment Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
March 9, 2017 Himes leads bipartisan Reclamation of War Powers Act Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
March 3, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Charles E. Grassley, Chairman of Committee on the Judiciary - Senate Judiciary Democrats Request Sessions Testimony on False Statements, Russia Contacts Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
March 3, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Michael E. Horowitz, Inspector General Department of Justice - Feinstein, Colleagues Request DOJ Inspector General Investigation on Sessions Recusal Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
March 2, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Greg Walden - Provide Text of ACA Repeal Bill for Public Viewing at Least 30 Days Prior to Markup Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Feb. 16, 2017 Durbin & Duckworth Introduce Legislation Rescinding Trump's Mass Deportation Executive Order Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Feb. 16, 2017 Durbin & Duckworth Introduce Legislation Rescinding Trump's Mass Deportation Executive Order Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Feb. 16, 2017 Letter to Donald F. McGahn, White House Coucil - Demanding Retention of All Documents Related to Trump, Russia Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Feb. 14, 2017 Letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell - Emergency Hearing in Oklahoma Compels Senate to Postpone Pruitt Vote Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Feb. 2, 2017 Senators Introduce Legislation to Codify Membership on National Security Council Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Feb. 2, 2017 Senators Introduce Legislation to Codify NSC Membership Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Jan. 30, 2017 Kaine Introduces Resolution To Honor Civil Rights Hero Fred Korematsu Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Jan. 10, 2017 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), On Senator Dianne Feinstein Becoming Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
Jan. 9, 2017 Hirono, Donnelly introduce amendment to protect Medicare and Medicaid Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Jan. 6, 2017 Letter to Betsy DeVos, Secretary-Designate, U.S. Dept. of Education - Failure to Pay $5.3 Million Fine Owed for Breaking Ohio Election Laws Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Jan. 5, 2017 The Protect American Families Act would prohibit creation of immigration-related registry programs that classify people based on religion, race, age, gender, ethnicity, national origin, or nationality Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Jan. 5, 2017 Sens. Booker, Warren, Schatz, Markey, Murray, Sanders, Leahy, Merkley, Hirono Introduce Legislation to Block Establishment of Federal Religious Registry Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Jan. 4, 2017 Cardin, Welch, Lead Nearly 60 Colleagues in Introducing Resolutions Urging Trump to Comply with Constitution by Severing Relationship with Private Business Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Dec. 22, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Donald Trump - Democrats Call for More Vetting of Trump Nominees Before Confirmation Hearings Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Dec. 16, 2016 Cornyn, Leahy Bill to Strengthen Victims' Rights Signed Into Law Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Dec. 12, 2016 Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act Passed by Congress Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Dec. 9, 2016 Nomination of Merrick Garland Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Dec. 7, 2016 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017--Conference Report Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Dec. 6, 2016 Senators Introduce the Daniel Webster Congressional Clerkship Act of 2016 Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Nov. 29, 2016 Cotinuing Resolution Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Nov. 21, 2016 Thanksgiving: A Time For Reflection And Renewed Commitment Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
Nov. 17, 2016 Continuing Resolution Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Nov. 16, 2016 Leahy To Serve As Vice Chairman Of Senate Appropriations Committee Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
Nov. 16, 2016 Sanders Joins Senate Democratic Leadership Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Nov. 10, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Harold Rogers - Prioritize Funding for National Institutes of Health Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Sept. 29, 2016 VTDigger.org - Welch Seeks to Close Loophole in "Dysfunctional' Drug Market Rep. Peter Welch Unknown
Sept. 28, 2016 Nomination of Jeffrey DeLaurentis Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Sept. 28, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan and the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker and Democratic Leader, United States House of Representatives - Supporting the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) Program Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Sept. 28, 2016 Letter to Paul Ryan and Kevin McCarthy, Speaker of the House and House Majority Leader - Demanding a Vote on Gun Legislation Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Sept. 27, 2016 Welch Continues Push to Rein in Skyrocketing Prescription Drug Prices Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Sept. 27, 2016 VTDigger.org - Vermont Delegation Clashes with Nuclear Industry Rep. Peter Welch Vernon, VT
Sept. 27, 2016 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017--Continued Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Sept. 23, 2016 Brown, Leahy Call on Wells Fargo to End Use of Forced Arbitration so Consumers Can Seek Justice in Court Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Sept. 23, 2016 Letter to Mr. John Stumpf, CEO of Wells Fargo - Regarding the Widespread Opening of Sham Accounts by Wells Fargo Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Sept. 14, 2016 Senators Introduce Legislation to Overhaul Veterans Appeals Process Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Sept. 9, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Vote on Zika Funding Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
July 19, 2016 Republicans' Unprecedented Obstruction Makes Chief Judge Merrick Garland Longest Pending Supreme Court Nominee in U.S. History Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
July 14, 2016 Senate Republicans Leave Town, Refusing to Act on Judicial Backlog And Hurting Courts Across America Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
June 11, 2016 Sanders Supports DC Statehood Sen. Bernard Sanders Burlington, VT
June 10, 2016 House Passes Bipartisan Amendment to Make U.S. Capitol Complex More Accommodating to Working Mothers Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
June 9, 2016 Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017 Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
April 27, 2016 Nomination of Merrick Garland Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
April 21, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Candice Miller, Chairman, Committee on House Administration, The Honorable Bob Goodlatte, Chairman, Judiciary on Committee - Calling for Hearings on Democracy Reform Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
March 15, 2016 Letter to House Appropriations Committee Leadership - Support for Water Infrastructure Funding Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Feb. 22, 2016 Nomination of Robert Califf Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Feb. 8, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Michael B. Enzi, Chairman, Senate Budget Committee - Hearing on the FY17 budget request Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Dec. 10, 2015 Welch Introduces Bipartisan Authorization Of Military Force Against ISIL Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Dec. 3, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, and the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader - Drop Controversial Campaign Finance Rider Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Nov. 6, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House - Bring Authorization for use of Military Force to House Floor for Debate and Vote Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Nov. 1, 2015 Comment of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Ranking Member, Senate Judiciary Committee on the Need to Pass the Arbitration Fairness Act Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
Oct. 30, 2015 Statement of Rep. Welch in Response to White House Announcement on Syria Rep. Peter Welch Unknown
Oct. 29, 2015 Rep. Welch Statement on Rep. Paul Ryan's Election as Speaker of the House Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Oct. 26, 2015 Statement of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Ranking Member, Senate Judiciary Committee, On Judicial Nominations Sen. Patrick Leahy Unknown
Oct. 2, 2015 Letter to Leader McConnell, Speaker Boehner, Majority Whip Cornyn, Majority Leader McCarthy, and Chairmen Grassley, Chaffetz, Goodlatte, and Upton - Political Nature of GOP Planned Parenthood Oversight Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Oct. 1, 2015 Welch Responds to McCarthy/Chaffetz Comments on Benghazi, Planned Parenthood Investigations Rep. Peter Welch Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Leahy: Senate Republicans Must End Virtual Shutdown of Judicial Confirmations Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Sept. 25, 2015 Sanders Statement on Speaker Boehner's Resignation Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Sept. 17, 2015 On Constitution Day, Leahy Urges Senate Republicans To Uphold Responsibility Of Advice & Consent Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Aug. 17, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader, U.S. Senate - Schedule Bipartisan Budget Negotiations Immediately Sen. Bernard Sanders Washington, DC
Aug. 17, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader, U.S. Senate - Schedule Bipartisan Budget Negotiations Immediately Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
Aug. 5, 2015 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader - Swiftly Schedule Confirmation Votes on Pending Judicial Nominations Sen. Patrick Leahy Washington, DC
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