Press Releases

May 2006

Date Title
5/3/06 Senator Feinstein Cosponsors Voting Rights Act Reauthorization
5/3/06 Senator Dianne Feinstein Calls for Strategic, Phased Downsizing of U.S. Troops in Iraq
5/3/06 Senators Feinstein and Boxer Beat Back Coburn Effort to Strip Funding for California Levees and Flood Control
5/2/06 Feinstein, Cantwell Press for Public Release of Enron Evidence, Citing Implications for Oil Markets
5/2/06 Statement of Senator Dianne Feinstein
On California-Federal Agreement Allowing Expedited
Permitting to Fix Critical Levee Sites

April 2006

Date Title
4/27/06 CMS Issues Policy Guidelines Ensuring that Seniors
Don’t Lose Coverage for Their Prescription Drugs
4/27/06 Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Bipartisan Legislation to Foster Competition and Reduce Oil & Gas Prices
4/26/06 Senator Feinstein Calls for an Update on the Department of Homeland Security’s Efforts to Improve Federal Disaster Planning
4/26/06 Senator Feinstein Calls for Changes to Require Cable, Internet, Satellite Music Broadcasters to Protect Digital Music, Allow Consumers to Continue to Record, Replay Programming
4/25/06 With Gas Prices Soaring, Senators Feinstein, Snowe, Levin, and Cantwell Seek to Shine Light on Energy Markets
4/25/06 Sound Recording Artists Applaud BI-Partisan Effort By Senators To Protect Rights
4/25/06 Senators Feinstein, Graham Introduce Legislation to Require Cable, Internet, Satellite Music Broadcasters to Protect Digital Music, Allow Consumers to Continue to Record, Replay Programming
4/21/06 Senator Feinstein Calls for Action on Global Warming
4/20/06 Senators Feinstein, Salazar, Durbin, Cantwell, Bingaman, Boxer Call for Reconsideration of Proposed Changes to Federal Old Road Claims Policy in Wilderness Areas
4/19/06 Senator Feinstein Urges President Bush to Advocate on Behalf of American Citizen Held in Shanghai Prison
4/19/06 Bipartisan Group of Western Senators Objects to One-Sided Enron Settlement
4/19/06 Senator Feinstein Calls for Independent FEMA, Comprehensive Regional Earthquake Preparedness
4/18/06 Senator Feinstein Seeks to Reallocate $3 Million in Funding for Three Coastal Land Conservation Programs in Santa Barbara
4/18/06 Governor Schwarzenegger Joins Senators Feinstein and Boxer in Opposing Legislation Aimed at Weakening California Food Safety Laws
4/17/06 Senator Feinstein Congratulates Eureka on City’s 150th Anniversary
4/17/06 Senator Feinstein Tours C-17 Plant,
Calls on Administration to Continue Production
4/17/06 Senator Feinstein Announces Strong Bipartisan Support for Legislation to Authorize Coin to Honor San Francisco Old Mint
4/12/06 Statement by U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein
on the Governor’s Retreat on Global Warming
4/12/06 Sen. Feinstein Urges EPA to Allow California to Improve State’s Air Quality by Adopting Its Own Tougher Small Engine Emissions Rules
4/7/06 Statement by Senator Feinstein
on Reports President Bush Authorized Leak
of Classified Information about