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  1. City, airport sign park leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... Dr. Kathleen Hittner was dressed in white with matching heels. And Victoria Tsimikas, scheduler for Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, brought along her two young children, Katie and George. All joined Friday morning at the newly completed $7.5 million ...


  2. 44 out of 46 Members of the Senate Dem Caucus Call on the SEC to Make Campaign $$ More TransparentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Yesterday, Senators Jeff Merkley , Bob Menendez , Chuck Schumer , Sheldon Whitehouse , and Tom Udall led 39 other colleagues in a letter to SEC Chairwoman Mary Jo White calling on the SEC to complete a rulemaking that would require public companies to disclose political spending to their shareholders. Currently, only 2.2% of public companies do so, and they do so voluntarily.


  3. Reauthorization bill seeks to update a key juvenile justice law after more than 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    ... bills introduced in the Senate (S. 1169) by Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles E. Grassley, R-Iowa, and Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., and in the House of Representatives (H.R. 2728) by Robert C. Scott, D-Va., and several co-sponsors. Both bills ...


  4. NOAA Meteorologist: Politics and Money Drive Global Warming HysteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Power Line

    ... research departments live or die via the grant system. It is ironic that Democrats like Senator Sheldon Whitehouse protest bitterly and demand investigations when tiny amounts of private funding support climate research independent of the ...


  5. Woonsocket Firefighters to Get Special Disaster Training with New SimulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... is coming to the Smithfield Fire Department thanks to a $248,000 federal grant. U.S. Sens Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse along with Congressman David Cicilline announced Sunday that the department was awarded the grant through the Assistance to ...


  6. Two candidates that I want to see run for Democratic NominationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Computational Complexity

    ... would guess a marginal yes. Would it improve my chance of getting my REU grant renewed? I would guess no. Sheldon Whitehouse . US Senator from Rhode Island. Look at his name- he was born to be Prez! You may think these are stupid criteria. You may ...


  7. GoLocalProv | News | RI's Economic Study Funder Manages $65 Million in RI Pension MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2011 | Go Local

    ... Gallogly has made political campaign contributions to Governor Gina Raimondo, as well as US Senators Sheldon Whitehouse and Jack Reed according to data on the Federal Election Commission's website. The issue of studies and the independence of the ...


  8. 8/30/2015Read the original story

    Sunday | Digby

    ... and subsidized student loans. Pouring more money into federal higher education support, argued Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, will do no good so long as states keep disinvesting in it. Freshman Republican Bill Cassidy of Louisiana reluctantly agreed, "I'm ...


  9. U.S. delegation visits Boundary DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Lifestyles

    A U.S. congressional delegation spent Wednesday afternoon learning more about Saskatchewan's initiatives with carbon capture and storage technology. South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, Rhode Island Democrat Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and South Carolina Republican Congressman Tom Rice joined Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall for a tour of SaskPower's CCS project at the Boundary Dam Power Station near Estevan.


  10. U.S. politicians' oilsands trip came at last minute, minster saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | CBC News

    ... Graham, the senator from South Carolina who is running for the Republican presidential nomination, Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic senator from Rhode Island and Tom Rice, a Republican congressman from South Carolina, were making a stop in Alberta ...


  11. Automakers fight car hacking bill - Computer Fraud and Abuse Act takes some blowsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Politico

    ... reject." Meanwhile, the Electronic Frontier Foundation laid into a pending CISA amendment from Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse that the group called a "dangerous expansion" of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. "We cannot stress enough that these changes ...


  12. Washington eyes Sask. project: Carbon capture achievement captivates guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Star Phoenix

    U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, centre, speaks while flanked by Premier Brad Wall, left, and Congressman Tom Rice and U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, right, before a tour of the Boundary Dam Carbon Capture plant just outside of Estevan on Wednesday. Premier Brad Wall, took U.S. senators Lindsey Graham and Sheldon Whitehouse and congressman Tom Rice around the Boundary Dam carbon capture plant just outside of Estevan on Wednesday.


  13. U.S. lawmakers tour Sask. carbon capture projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Daily Townsman

    ... that we are serious about the environment." The U.S. delegation also included Rhode Island Democrat Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse and Republican Congressman Tom Rice of South Carolina. "You have not only done it right, you are having everybody in the ...


  14. Senators Looking to Add Bad CFAA Amendments to Bad Cybersecurity BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 |

    out of Washington is that when Congress comes back into session in September, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse will try to add some bad Computer Fraud and Abuse Act ( . We had hoped that Congress would embrace Aaron's law as a first step to stem the ...


  15. Lindsey Graham, Sheldon Whitehouse tour coal-fired plant with new technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | CBC News

    American politicians, from left to right Tom Rice, Lindsey Graham and Sheldon Whitehouse on a tour of an innovative coal-fired power plant with Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall. American politicians Lindsey Graham, Sheldon Whitehouse and Tom Rice toured an innovative coal-fired power plant in southeast Saskatchewan Wednesday that includes new technology to reduce carbon emissions.


  16. U.S. senators, congressman to tour carbon capture technology at boundary damRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | CBC News

    Two American senators and a U.S. congressman will be visiting Saskatchewan's boundary dam site tomorrow, touring the carbon capture and storage technology used at the dam. The group includes republican senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, democratic senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island and republican congressman Tom Rice of South Carolina.


  17. Bahraini human rights activist speakingRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Dear Kitty

    ... the abuses committed by the Bahraini government and other repressive regimes in the region . Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse , D-R.I., is one of the few U.S. leaders who wrote to the Bahraini government urging it to drop all the charges against me and to ...


  18. URI Graduate School of Oceanography explores research, education partnerships in CubaRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Media Newswire

    August 19, 2015 - During several visits to Cuba in the last year, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse made contact with the marine science community in the island nation and encouraged leaders there to explore collaborations with the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography. Those initial conversations are now leading to research and education partnerships that will engage Cuban scientists and students with their colleagues at URI.


  19. Iran's IS Tough Talk Fails to Stem Fears About Regional AmbitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Voice of America

    ... cautiously optimistic. In announcing his support for the deal Tuesday, Rhode Island Democratic Senator Sheldon Whitehouse said, "There is at least the prospect of this becoming an historic turning point." Yet Kerry himself has admitted such a change ...


  20. Senator Menendez's Efforts to Derail the Iran DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Payvand News of Iran

    ... Island's Senators endorsed the Iran nuclear deal: "We commend Rhode Island's Senators, Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, for announcing their support for the Iran nuclear agreement. "Despite the millions of dollars being spent to kill the deal, the ...