Press Releases

July 2009

Date Title
7/13/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein at Senate Judiciary Committee Confirmation Hearing on Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor
7/7/09 Senators Feinstein and Snowe Introduce Measure to Establish Federal Oversight for New Carbon Markets

June 2009

Date Title
6/30/09 Senator Feinstein Applauds EPA Decision to Grant California Waiver to Regulate Emissions from Automobiles
6/25/09 Senate Appropriations Committee Approves $32.1 Billion FY 2010 Interior Appropriations Bill
6/19/09 Senate Women’s Caucus on Burma Renews Calls for the Release of Imprisoned Democratic Leader Aung San Suu Kyi on her Birthday
6/18/09 Senate Passes Boxer-Feinstein Resolution Congratulating Los Angeles Lakers on Winning 2009 NBA Championship
6/17/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on President Obama’s New Financial Regulation Framework
6/17/09 Senator Feinstein Urges Obama Administration to Respond to Urgent Shortages at Food Banks in California’s Agricultural Areas
6/17/09 Senators Feinstein, Akaka, Feingold, Durbin, Harkin, Leahy, Levin and Reed Push for U.S. Support of Arms Trade Treaty
6/11/09 Senator Feinstein Calls for Moving Forward With Judge Sotomayor’s Confirmation Hearings
6/11/09 Senator Feinstein Introduces Bill to Correct Problem with Medicare payment localities in California
6/9/09 Senate Approves Anti-Meth Legislation
6/8/09 Senators Feinstein, Collins, Schumer, and Carper Formally Introduce More Fuel Efficient “Cash for Clunkers” Legislation Files
6/5/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Biological Opinion on Impact of Federal and State Water Projects in California’s Bay Delta
6/3/09 Senator Feinstein Urges California Assembly to Pass Bill Banning Toxic Chemical from Children’s Products
6/3/09 Chairman Feinstein Holds Hearing on FY 2010 Budget Request for the Department of the Interior

May 2009

Date Title
5/26/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on President Obama's Nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor for the Supreme Court
5/26/09 Statement of Senator Feinstein on the California Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Proposition 8
5/22/09 Senators Feinstein and Bond Introduce Legislation to Provide Trade Relief for Apparel and Textiles Imported from Some of the World’s Poorest Nations
5/22/09 Senator Feinstein's Appropriations Requests for Fiscal Year 2010: Energy and Water Development
5/22/09 Senators Feinstein and Boxer Introduce Measure to Increase the Supply of Non-Drinking Water for California’s Bay Area
5/20/09 Commerce Committee Passes Boxer-Feinstein Marine Sanctuaries Bill
5/20/09 Chairman Feinstein Holds Hearing on FY 2010 Budget Request for Forest Service
5/19/09 Credit Card Legislation Approved by Senate Includes Measures to Protect College Students, Ensure Safety at ATMs
5/19/09 Senators Feinstein, Collins and Schumer Offer Alternative “Cash for Clunkers” Proposal to Achieve Greater Oil Savings