Press Releases

May 2007

Date Title
5/9/07 Senator Feinstein Introduces Legislation to Break Stalemate over San Pablo Casino; Prevent Nevada-Style Gaming in Bay Area Without Federal Oversight
5/8/07 Senator Feinstein Leads Coalition of Senators to Introduce Bill to Regulate .50 BMG Caliber Combat-Style Sniper Rifle
5/8/07 Senate Panel Approves Measure Sponsored by Senators Feinstein and Snowe to Raise Fuel Economy Standards for Passenger Cars and Light Trucks by 10 Miles per Gallon over 10 Years
5/7/07 Statement by Senator Feinstein in Recognition Of Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month
5/7/07 Senators Feinstein, Durbin and Kennedy Introduce Legislation to Close Loophole in Federal Law and Prevent Foreign Convicts from Possessing Firearms in the United States
5/7/07 Chairman Feinstein Urges Senate Republican Leader McConnell to Help Remove Roadblock on Electronic Filing Bill’s Passage
5/4/07 Statement of Senator Feinstein on the Commerce Committee’s Amendment to Senator Feinstein’s 10 in 10 Fuel Economy Bill
5/3/07 Senator Feinstein Urges Commerce Committee Support for Legislation to Raise Fuel Economy Standards for All Passenger Cars and Trucks to 35 Miles Per Gallon by Model Year 2019
5/3/07 Boxer, Biden, Feinstein Introduce Legislation to Combat Violence Against Children
5/3/07 Commerce Committee Faa Bill Includes Feinstein-Boxer Provision To Soundproof Lennox And Inglewood Schools From Nearby Airport Noise
5/3/07 Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Data Breach Notification Legislation to Protect Individuals from Identity Theft
5/3/07 Statement of Senator Feinstein in Support of Measure to Implement Historic San Joaquin River Restoration Settlement
5/2/07 Senator Feinstein Statement on Federal Court Ruling on Cleanup of Santa Susanna Laboratory
5/2/07 Senator Feinstein's Statement on Federal Court Ruling on Cleanup of Santa Susanna Laboratory
5/2/07 Senator Feinstein Opposes Rule Allowing U.S. Attorneys To Reside Outside Their Districts to Serve in Other Jobs
5/2/07 Senator Feinstein Cosponsors Bipartisan Measure to Ban Price Gouging at the Gas Pump
5/2/07 Bipartisan Bloc Of Judiciary Senators Seeks Secret DOJ Memo Delegating Broad Hiring and Firing Authority To Aides Files
5/2/07 Senator Feinstein Urges Administration to Immediately Reimburse California $85.9 Million in Overdue Payments for the Cost of Housing Criminal Illegal Immigrants from 2005
5/2/07 Chairman Feinstein Calls for Strengthening Passport and Visa Laws
5/1/07 Statement of Senator Feinstein on President Bush’s Veto of War Funding Bill
5/1/07 Senate Approves Feinstein Resolution Honoring The Life of Jack Valenti
5/1/07 Senators Feinstein, Kyl, Lott, Dole and Boxer Call for Explanation of Failure by HHS to Establish National Registry on Child Abuse

April 2007

Date Title
4/30/07 Senator Feinstein Introduces Legislation to Close Detention Facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
4/30/07 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Announcement That U.S. Trucks Will Have Equal Access to Mexico
4/27/07 Statement of Senator Feinstein on the Death of Jack Valenti