Press Releases

January 2008

Date Title
1/23/08 Senator Feinstein Introduces Legislation Requiring Credit Card Companies to Inform Consumers of the Costs of Paying Only the Monthly Minimum Payment
1/18/08 Senators Hatch and Feinstein Renew Call for Ethical Stem Cell Research and Prohibiting the Cloning of Human Beings
1/15/08 Major League Baseball Endorses Tough Internet Pharmacy Bill as Way to Halt Spread of Steroids
1/4/08 Dodd, Feinstein, Feingold Amendment Significantly Increases Funding for Peace Corps
1/2/08 Chairman Feinstein Calls on EPA Inspector General’s Office to Immediately Open Investigation into Agency’s Denial of California’s Request for a Clean Air Act Waiver to Regulate Tailpipe Emissions
1/2/08 Statement of Senator Dianne Feinstein on the Retirement Announcement by Representative Tom Lantos
1/2/08 Senator Feinstein Asks Attorney General Mukasey to Make Investigations of Cross-Border Tunnels a Top Priority in 2008

December 2007

Date Title
12/28/07 Senator Feinstein Reflects on Legislative Achievements of 2007
12/27/07 Statement of Senator Dianne Feinstein on the Assassination Today of Pakistan Opposition Leader Benazir Bhutto
12/21/07 FY 2008 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes Feinstein-Boxer Measure to Provide $3.5 Million for the EPA to Develop New Economy-Wide Greenhouse Gas Emissions Registry
12/21/07 Senators Feinstein and McConnell to Introduce Legislation to Award The Congressional Gold Medal to Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma
12/19/07 Statement of Senator Dianne Feinstein On the Bush Administration’s Decision to Deny California a Clean Air Act Waiver to Regulate Tailpipe Emissions
12/18/07 Senate Approves Additional Judgeship to Ninth Circuit
12/18/07 FY’08 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes Leahy-Feinstein Reforms to Restrict The Sale or Transfer of Cluster Bombs
12/18/07 FY’08 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes Feinstein-Snowe Measure to Ensure Maximum Flexibility for U.S. HIV/AIDS Prevention Funding
12/18/07 FY’08 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes Feinstein Language to Ensure Prosecution of Sexual Abuse Against Those Held in Federal Custody
12/18/07 FY’08 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes $2.85 Million for California Agriculture Programs
12/17/07 Senators Boxer and Feinstein Along with Representative Herger (CA-02) Lead California Delegation In Urging The Air Force To Consider Beale AFB as Home Of Cyber Command Files
12/17/07 FY 2008 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes Feinstein-Boxer Measure to Ensure Full Public Access to Santa Rosa Island
12/17/07 Commerce-Justice-Science Section of FY’08 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes Two Feinstein Priorities
12/17/07 FY 2008 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes Feinstein’s $45 Million Public-Private Partnership to Begin Addressing Smithsonian Maintenance Backlog
12/14/07 Senator Feinstein Secures Commitment from DHS Secretary Chertoff to Make Agriculture Inspections a Priority Files
12/14/07 U.S. Senate Approves Extension of Breast Cancer Research Stamp
12/13/07 Senate Approves Landmark Legislation to Increase Fleetwide Average Fuel Efficiency 10 Miles Per Gallon Over 10 Years
12/13/07 Senate Approves Feinstein-Levin-Snowe Legislation to Increase Transparency in Energy Markets, Close the “Enron Loophole”