Press Releases

July 2008

Date Title
7/2/08 Senator Feinstein Urges CFTC to Provide Energy Information Administration with Detailed Information about Speculation in Oil Markets
7/1/08 Senate Includes Feinstein-Martinez Mortgage Licensing Bill In Major Housing Reform Legislation
7/1/08 Senators Feinstein & Bennett Introduce Bipartisan Electronic Voting Reform Act

June 2008

Date Title
6/28/08 Statement of Senator Dianne Feinstein
6/27/08 Senators Feinstein and Boxer Join California Congressional Delegation to Urge Immediate Federal Disaster Assistance for California Wildfires Files
6/26/08 Statement of Senator Dianne Feinstein On the Supreme Court’s Ruling Overturning the DC Handgun Ban
6/26/08 Senator Feinstein Announces Launch of Inaugural Website
6/20/08 Commerce-Justice-Science Appropriations Bill Includes $580 million for Byrne Justice Assistance Grant Program and $400 million for SCAAP
6/19/08 Feinstein-Martinez Mortgage Licensing Bill Included in Broad Housing Reform Package Being Debated on Senate Floor Today
6/19/08 Senator Feinstein Secures Commitment of Department of Transportation to Review Air Traffic Controller Staffing at LAX and Two Major Radar Control Facilities in California
6/19/08 Senators Feinstein and Hutchison Call on Burmese Military Junta to Release Democratic Leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Her Birthday
6/17/08 Senator Feinstein to Cosponsor Boxer Measure to Designate Wilderness Lands within Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Park
6/17/08 Senator Feinstein Opposes Efforts to Lift Moratoria on Offshore Drilling for Outer Continental Shelf
6/17/08 Senator Feinstein Welcomes Move by CFTC to Increase Oversight of U.S. Energy Commodities Traded on Foreign Exchanges
6/13/08 Senators Feinstein and Stevens Introduce Legislation to Limit Excessive Speculation in Energy Markets by Institutional Investors
6/12/08 Senator Feinstein Renews Call to Shut Down the Detention Facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
6/12/08 Close the London Loophole Act Gives CFTC Clear Authority Over U.S. Commodities Traded on Foreign Exchanges
6/12/08 America Must Take a Stand Against Burma’s Tyrannical Regime
6/12/08 Senator Feinstein Urges Forest Service to Quickly Fill Deepening California Firefighter Vacancies as String of Wildfires Hit State
6/12/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein at Judiciary Committee Markup
6/10/08 Opening Statement of Senator Feinstein at Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing Into Reliability of Interrogation Techniques
6/4/08 Senators Feinstein and Gregg Introduce Measure to Reduce Tariff on Imported Ethanol in Effort to Help Lower Gas Prices
6/3/08 Senators Feinstein and Leahy and Representative McGovern Introduce Joint Resolution Calling on the United States to Sign International Treaty Banning Cluster Bombs
6/3/08 Senator Feinstein Joins Democratic Senators, Labor and Business Leaders to Discuss Efforts to Create Green Jobs and Protect Middle-Class from Rising Energy Costs

May 2008

Date Title
5/29/08 Boxer, Feinstein and Thompson Introduce Resolution To Honor Robert Mondavi