Press Releases

November 2008

Date Title
11/13/08 Information for Tickets for the 56th Presidential Inaugural
11/7/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Senator Robert C. Byrd’s Resignation as Chairman of the Appropriations Committee
11/5/08 Senator Feinstein Announces 2009 Inaugural Theme “A New Birth of Freedom”
11/4/08 Senator Feinstein Urges Networks to Refrain From Calling the Presidential Election Before Polls Close in the West, Encourages California Voters to Cast Ballots

October 2008

Date Title
10/30/08 Senator Feinstein Expresses Support for More Robust Federal Efforts to Prevent Home Foreclosures
10/23/08 Senator Feinstein Releases Greenspan Letters Opposing 2003 Swaps Regulation Bill Files
10/23/08 Florida Secretary of State Will Ask County Election Supervisors to Grant GAO Access to Florida Polling Places on Election Day
10/23/08 Senator Feinstein Renews Call to Close Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility, Seeks Release of Pentagon and State Department Proposals Outlining Options for Transferring Detainees
10/22/08 Senators Feinstein and Kohl Urge Florida Secretary of State to Allow GAO Access to Florida Polling Places on Election Day
10/22/08 Senator Feinstein Urges Transportation Secretary to Reject Advertising on California’s Highway Alert Signs
10/21/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on President’s Identity Theft Task Force Report
10/20/08 Senator Feinstein Seeks Legislation to Ensure that Rescued Companies Don’t Use Taxpayer Dollars for Lobbying Efforts
10/17/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Bush Administration’s Intent to Add New Countries to the Visa Waiver Program
10/17/08 Senators Feinstein and Martinez Oppose AIG’s Efforts to Undermine Federal Licensing Requirements for Mortgage Industry
10/17/08 President Signs Rail Safety Bill Containing Anti-Collision Provision Sought By Senators Feinstein and Boxer
10/16/08 President Bush Signs House Version of Bill Sponsored by Senators Feinstein and Sessions to Stop Controlled Substances
10/15/08 Senator Feinstein Denounces Bush Administration’s Endorsement of Torture, Renews Call to Require All U.S. Intelligence Agencies to Follow the Army Field Manual in Interrogations
10/15/08 Senator Feinstein Urges Purchase of Breast Cancer Research Stamp in Recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
10/14/08 Snowe, Feinstein Tax Credit to Improve Energy Efficiency, Save Money and Reduce Pollution
10/10/08 Senator Feinstein Expresses Concern that the Federal Maritime Commission’s Review of the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach “Clean Trucks Program” Oversteps its Mandate and Capabilities
10/3/08 President Signs Measure to Renew Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Tax Incentives
10/3/08 President Signs Funding Measure for Four-Year Extension of Secure Rural Schools Program
10/2/08 President Signs Feinstein-Boxer-Harman Measure to Soundproof Lennox and Inglewood School Districts from Nearby Airport Noise
10/1/08 Senate-Approved Economic Rescue Plan Includes Funding for Four-Year Extension of Secure Rural Schools Program
10/1/08 Congress Approves Major Rail Legislation Requiring Anti-Collision Systems Sought by Senators Feinstein and Boxer