Tags : U.S. Senator Jack Reed (D-RI)

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Reed: New $9.5B Navy Submarine Contract to Boost RI Workforce

U.S. Navy signs $9.474 billion contract with Electric Boat parent company General Dynamics to start building the lead boat of the Columbia-class ballistic missile submarine, USS Columbia, as well as advanced procurement money for a second boat, the future USS Wisconsin At 560 feet long with a submerged displacement of nearly 21,000 tons, the submarines of the […]readmore

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Reed & Whitehouse Call for Investigation into Trump Admin’s Political

Following barrage of alarming instances of Trump Admin meddling in scientific work, Reed & Whitehouse introduce STOP Act to form non-partisan task force task to examine communications between the White House, HHS, & other health agencies WASHINGTON, DC – In an effort to prevent the Trump Administration from suppressing scientific findings and impeding scientific work by […]readmore

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Reed-Backed Bipartisan Bill to Fight Alzheimer’s Signed into Law

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) helped notch a major victory in the effort to combat Alzheimer’s disease and promote brain health, with the signing of the Building Our Largest Dementia (BOLD) Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act this week.  The BOLD Act authorizes $100 million over five years to develop a public health approach that will […]readmore

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Reed Calls for U.S. to Step Up Probe into Whereabouts

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Jack Reed (D-RI), the Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, issued the following statement on the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a U.S. resident, who was last seen visiting the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last week, and whom human rights officials and Turkish government officials believe may […]readmore

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Reed Votes to Overturn Expansion of Junk Insurance Plans

Reed-backed bill to overturn Trump Administration’s rule expanding junk insurance plans that don’t have to provide health care coverage for people with pre-existing conditions falls on 50-50 vote WASHINGTON, DC – A critical effort to protect consumers from “junk insurance” plans that deny benefits and don’t have to provide health care coverage for people with pre-existing […]readmore


Reed Statement on Pentagon Postponing Trump’s Military Parade

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, after skyrocketing cost estimates led the Department of Defense to announce that the military parade requested by President Trump that was slated to take place the fall is being postponed for at least a year, U.S. Senator Jack Reed (D-RI), a former Army Ranger and the Ranking Member of the Senate Armed […]readmore