Press Releases

January 2008

Date Title
1/30/08 Senator Feinstein Calls for Restoring Byrne Justice Assistance Grants For State and Local Law Enforcement
1/30/08 House Unanimously Approves Feinstein-Boxer Legislation to Honor Staff Sergeant Pierce in Taft, CA
1/28/08 Statement of Senator Dianne Feinstein on President Bush’s State of the Union Address
1/28/08 Senator Feinstein Expresses Disappointment in Coast Guard Report on Cosco Busan Incident; Announces Plans to Introduce Legislation to Improve Federal Response and Recovery Efforts for Oil Spills
1/25/08 Senator Snowe Agrees to Cosponsor Feinstein Measure to Establish Federal Oversight for New Carbon Markets
1/25/08 Senator Feinstein Urges EPA to Promptly Complete Work on Regulating Greenhouse Gas Emissions
1/24/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on the Economic Stimulus Package
1/24/08 Senators Boxer and Feinstein Introduce Measure to Overturn EPA’s Denial of California’s Clean Air Act Waiver
1/23/08 Senator Feinstein Discusses Two Amendments to FISA Bill On Exclusivity and Independent Judicial Review
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