Press Releases

February 2009

Date Title
2/13/09 Senator Feinstein Outlines Funding Details for California Included In Economic Recovery Package Conference Report
2/11/09 Senators Feinstein and Leahy Introduce Measure to Restrict Use of Dangerous Cluster Munitions
2/10/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Interior Department Decision to Review Offshore Drilling Policy
2/10/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Phthalate Ban
2/9/09 Senator Feinstein Introduces Bill to Preserve Historic Accounts of Civil Rights Movement
2/9/09 Senators Feinstein, Boxer, Klobuchar and Snowe Urge Swift Federal Action on Rule-Making to Establish Greenhouse Gas Emissions Registry
2/5/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Court Ruling Upholding Phthalate Ban
2/5/09 Feinstein Seeks Investigation Into Reports of “Burrowing” by Bush Appointees at Pentagon
2/3/09 Senators Feinstein and Snowe Urge Energy Department to Set Timeline for Dispersal of Funds from $25 Billion Loan Program for Auto Industry, Ensure that the Funds are Used to Build a More Fuel Efficient Fleet of Vehicles

January 2009

Date Title
1/30/09 Senator Feinstein Introduces Legislation to Give Armed Forces Personnel the Same Due-Process Appeal Rights as Civilians
1/28/09 Feinstein and Bond Announce Unanimous Committee Approval of Admiral Dennis Blair to be Next DNI
1/28/09 Senator Feinstein Introduces Legislation Banning Expansion of Casino San Pablo Without Federal Oversight
1/27/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on New Lobbying Restrictions for Firms that Receive TARP Funds
1/27/09 Senators Feinstein and Brownback Introduce Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act
1/26/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein On President Obama’s Decision to Require EPA to Review California’s Waiver Request
1/23/09 Statement of Senators Feinstein and Snowe on Lobbying by Firms Receiving TARP Funds
1/22/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on President Obama’s Executive Orders on Guantanamo and Interrogations
1/22/09 Senator Feinstein Urges Senate Passage of Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
1/22/09 Senator Feinstein Chairs Confirmation Hearing for Director of National Intelligence at Senate Intelligence Committee
1/16/09 Senators Feinstein and Cornyn Introduce Legislation to Address Looming Shortfalls in Social Security & Medicare
1/15/09 Senate-Approved Omnibus Public Lands Bill Includes Feinstein-Boxer Measure to Restore San Joaquin River
1/15/09 Senate Approves Boxer-Feinstein Legislation To Protect More Than 700,000 Acres Of California Wilderness
1/14/09 Senators Feinstein and Ensign Introduce Measure to Ensure that Federal Education Funds for America’s Neediest Students Are Directed Towards Helping Students Learn
1/14/09 Senate Passes Feinstein, Snowe Bill to Ban Sale of Inaugural Tickets
1/14/09 Measure Introduced by Senators Feinstein, Collins, and Schumer Would Establish National Incentive Program for Voluntary Retirement of Fuel-Inefficient Vehicles