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Topic: Sheldon Whitehouse

U.S. Senate passes Save our Seas 2.0 Act

Metro, News

U.S. Senate passes Save our Seas 2.0 Act

February 11, 2020 0 comments

The Save Our Seas 2.0 Act, which was introduced by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-AK) and Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ), was unanimously passed by the U.S. Senate Jan. 9. The bill aims to reduce the presence of plastic pollutants in waterways.

Flores ’18 MD ’22: Demand justice in Yemen and action from R.I. Democrats

Op-eds, Opinions

Flores ’18 MD ’22: Demand justice in Yemen and action from R.I. Democrats

November 29, 2018 Comments are Disabled

The war in Yemen has resulted in what United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres describes as “the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.” It may also rank among the least reported global conflicts, with one-third of Americans unaware a war in Yemen is even taking place. There is strong reason to believe the […]

Whitehouse talks Kavanaugh, partisanship, sexual assault claims

Metro, News

Whitehouse talks Kavanaugh, partisanship, sexual assault claims

October 6, 2018 Comments are Disabled

On Friday, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-RI, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, sat down with The Herald to discuss the Brett Kavanaugh hearings, Christine Blasey Ford’s statement as well as today’s final confirmation vote.