Press Releases

September 2008

Date Title
9/24/08 Congress Approves Feinstein Measure for Two-Year Extension of Program to Help Drug-Endangered Children
9/24/08 Senate Passes Feinstein-Smith Legislation Designed to Stop Runaway Film Production and Save American Jobs
9/24/08 Senate Approves Funding for Four-Year Extension of Secure Rural Schools Program
9/23/08 Senate Approves Measure to Renew Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Tax Incentives
9/23/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein On Decision to Drop Federal Moratorium on Offshore Oil Drilling
9/23/08 Senator Feinstein Raises Serious Concerns About Latest Proposal to Drain Groundwater from Mojave Preserve Aquifer
9/23/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on Legislation to Reverse the Ledbetter Decision
9/22/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein Regarding EPA’s Failure to Issue a Drinking-Water Safety Standard for Perchlorate
9/18/08 Statement of Senator Feinstein on House Passage of Comprehensive Anti-Speculation Legislation
9/17/08 Statement of Senator Dianne Feinstein On the House Passage of a Bill to Repeal Common Sense DC Gun Laws
9/17/08 Senator Feinstein Joins Effort to Extend Unemployment Insurance for Those Hit Hardest by Economic Downturn
9/17/08 House Panel Approves Bill to Stop Controlled Substances from Being Sold Online Without Valid Prescriptions
9/16/08 Senators Feinstein and Boxer Introduce Legislation to Require Collision Avoidance Systems on All Major U.S. Rail Lines
9/15/08 Senator Feinstein Calls on DHS to Address Security Concerns With Visa Waiver Program in Wake of New GAO Report
9/11/08 Senate Panel Approves Legislation Sponsored by Senator Feinstein to Increase California’s Water Supply
9/11/08 Judiciary Committee Reports Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement Legislation
9/11/08 Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Feinstein Legislation to Give Members of U.S. Armed Forces Same Rights as Civilians to Appeal Convictions to the U.S. Supreme Court
9/11/08 Senator Feinstein: We Need to Close the “Swaps Loophole”
9/10/08 Statement of Chairman Feinstein on Interior Department IG Report
9/9/08 Senator Feinstein Seeks Major Grant Assistance for Stockton, Other California Communities Hit Hard by Foreclosure Crisis
9/8/08 Senators Feinstein and Kerry Welcome Changes in Voter Registration Policy at the Department of Veterans Affairs
9/4/08 Senator Feinstein Praises New EPA Rule Requiring Reduced Emissions from Lawn Mowers, Other Small Engines

August 2008

Date Title
8/29/08 President Signs Feinstein-Chambliss-Nunes-Costa Legislation to Protect Benefits of America’s Military “Sole Survivors”
8/15/08 Senators Feinstein, Boxer and Members of California Delegation Urge President Bush to Upgrade California’s Emergency Declaration in Wake of Devastating Wildfires Files
8/11/08 Senators Feinstein and Boxer Urge California Legislature to Pass Bill Banning Toxic Chemical from Children’s Products