Press Releases

July 2008

Date Title
7/31/08 Congress Approves Nationwide Ban on Phthalates in Children’s Products
7/31/08 Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Feinstein Amendment to Protect Unaccompanied Alien Children
7/29/08 Senators Feinstein, Clinton Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Breast Cancer Research Stamp
7/29/08 Feinstein Measure to Improve Safety of Secondhand Cribs Included in Consumer Product Safety Conference Report
7/28/08 CPSC Conferees Approve Nationwide Ban on Phthalates in Children’s Products
7/26/08 Congress Approves Feinstein-Martinez Mortgage Licensing Bill as Part of Housing Reform Legislation
7/25/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Filibuster of Energy Speculation Bill
7/25/08 Senator Feinstein Renews Calls for Swift Action in Congress to Create Steady Funding Source for Abandoned Mine Cleanup
7/24/08 Senator Feinstein Calls for Robust Federal Response to Address Mussel Infestation Problems in Western Waterways
7/23/08 Senators Feinstein, Snowe and others Urge Energy Department to Update and Improve Analysis Model Used to Forecast Oil Prices
7/22/08 Senators Feinstein, Kerry, Reid, Obama, Clinton, Leahy, Schumer, Murray, Wyden Introduce Bill to Require the Department of Veterans’ Affairs to Provide Access to Voter Registration for Veterans
7/22/08 Senators Feinstein and Boxer Introduce Measure to Rename Sierra Nevada North Palisade Peak in Honor of the late David Brower
7/17/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Touring Fire-Damaged Northern California with President Bush
7/17/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Bill to Reauthorize President’s Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief
7/16/08 Senator Feinstein Cosponsors Boxer Wilderness Legislation
7/16/08 Senate Rules and Administration Committee Holds Hearing on Administrative and Management Operations of the U.S. Capitol Police
7/15/08 House of Representatives Approves Feinstein-Chambliss Legislation Reauthorizing Byrne Justice Assistance Grants Program at $1.1 Billion Over Five Years
7/14/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on President Bush’s Plan to Lift the Executive Ban on Offshore Drilling
7/11/08 Senate Panel Approves FY 2009 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill
7/11/08 Levin, Feinstein Introduce Legislation to Close OTC Loophole That Restricts Energy Market Oversight
7/11/08 Senate Panel Approves FY 2009 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill
7/11/08 Senate Committee Approves FY 2009 Transportation-HUD Appropriations Bill
7/9/08 Senator Feinstein Asks for $910 Million for Emergency Federal Funds for Wildfire Suppression, Fuels Reduction, Burn-Area Rehabilitation
7/2/08 Senator Feinstein and Bipartisan Group of Senators urge NHTSA to Update Analysis Model for Setting Fuel Economy Increases to Reflect Current Gas Prices and Urgency of Reducing U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions