Sheldon Whitehouse News
News on Sheldon Whitehouse continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
6 hrs ago | The Hill
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse and Rep. Henry Waxman on Wednesday urged Secretary of State John Kerry to face the "reality of climate change" and reject the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Trending on the Topix Network
10 hrs ago | Townhall
As someone who makes part of his living on television , I can attest that delivering a strong, polished message under the bright lights isn't as easy as it looks.
12 hrs ago | Switched
APRIL 11: A sign sits at the beginning of a road that goes into thousands of acres of Bureau of Land Management land that has been temporarily closed to round up illegal cattle that are grazing south of Mesquite Nevada.
16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
The documents were obtained as a result of an October 2013 Judicial Watch Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed against the Internal Revenue Service after the agency refused to respond to four FOIA requests dating back to May 2013.
He's a no-nonsense public servant who has battled white-collar crime and rooted out corruption.
Editor's note: Sheldon Whitehouse is a U.S. Democratic senator from Rhode Island, a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and chairman of the Committee's Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcommittee.
Freeze Watch issued April 14 at 3:50PM EDT expiring April 16 at 9:00AM EDT in effect for: Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Charles, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Prince Georges, Baltimore City Freeze Watch issued April 14 at 3:02PM EDT expiring April 16 at 8:00AM EDT in effect for: Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, York ... (more)
President Barack Obama applauds after announcing Director of the Office of Management and Budget Sylvia Mathews Burwell as his nominee to replace outgoing Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius , during a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, April 11, 2014.
A Senate Republican said Sunday that party members will use the upcoming confirmation hearing for a new Health and Human Services secretary to get more information about ObamaCare, but dismissing the notion GOP lawmakers intend to turn the proceeding into a political witch hunt.
Sebelius announced Friday that she would step down from President Obama's cabinet, ceding her role as the top official in charge of ObamaCare's implementation.
One week after revealing his belief that Congress is "underpaid," Rep. Jim Moran stood by that claim, explaining why he's pushing for more compensation.
A protester contends that the pipeline could add to global warming and damage Arctic ecosystems during an Nov. 2011 protest.
I wrote here and elsewhere about Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressman Henry Waxman's letter to Koch Industries, demanding information about Koch's purported role in the Keystone Pipeline.
They argue Republicans are wrong to suggest he is overly partisan, or that he is more uncooperative with Congress compared to past Attorneys General.