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  1. 0418_Green_list.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Phoenix

    ... system. Strikingly, many of the people we asked - tireless enviro-advocate, Greg Gerritt; US Senator Sheldon Whitehouse; Clean Water Action RI director Jamie Rhodes; Environment RI Campaign director Channing Jones - all placed Rhode Island in or ...


  2. SC wolf pups named after Colbert, JewellRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    ... said. "We also really enjoy Stephen Colbert." Staff members planned to show the baby wolves to U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-RI, who was in the Lowcountry on Tuesday to view the impacts of climate change. Colbert, host of the "Colbert Report" on ...


  3. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | 94.3 WSC

    ... Grice Marine Laboratory. DiTullio is one of the many scientist who presented their research to Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island when he visited the center. "I'm learning about what is happening along the coast line, and the effects of ...


  4. Lawmakers push advertisers to stop supporting pirate sitesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... The caucus is led by House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) and Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah). Over the past two years, the ad networks have developed and updated best practices to ...


  5. Earth Day brings Rhode Island senator to CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse listens to Dr. Scott Harris, from the College of Charleston, explain the College's study of the regional quaternary landscape evolution of the southeastern continental shelf and adjacent coastal plain during his visit to the Hollings Marine Laboratory on James Island.


  6. ISTOOK: Congress on its own can arrest and jail Lois Lerner until she testifies on IRS scandalRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... the Justice Department, "One prosecution would make an impact." After Democrat politicians such as Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, Rhode Island Democrat, pressed the IRS to dig for dirt on Tea Party groups, Ms. Lerner launched the IRS' demands that the ...


  7. Lawmakers Put More Pressure On Advertising Community to Stop Ad-Supported Rogue SitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AdWeek

    ... Digital Citizens Alliance, the lawmakers, Reps. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), were alarmed that rogue sites pulled in $227 million in advertising last year. "We support ...


  8. U.S. Senator tours climate change effects in LowcountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News 4 Charleston

    There's nothing like a good climate change discussion on Earth Day. On Tuesday, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse from Rhode Island will visit the Lowcountry on his climate change tour of the East Coast.


  9. BC-RI--Daybook, RIRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    April 21 - 25. WHITEHOUSE SCHEDULE - U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse continues a "Climate Road Trip" of the southeastern U.S., which began Monday, April 21, and is scheduled to conclude Friday, April 25. 11 a.m. REED SCHEDULE - The chief of the state Department of Environmental Management's Division of Agriculture, Kenneth Ayars, the executive ... (more)


  10. Global Group to Examine Threats to a Our OceanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... since White House senior counselor JohnPodesta has joined the staff this year. Senators such as Sheldon Whitehouse (R-R.I.) have urged the White House to highlight ocean acidification as one of the clearest effects of climate change, since ...


  11. #IRS revokes tax-free status of conservative groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sister Toldjah

    I have to admit, I have no idea if the Patrick Henry Center really did break the rules and thus earned the revocation of its 501 status , but you'd think the IRS would be extra-super-duper reluctant to do this, given the revelations over the deliberate targeting of conservative groups: The Internal Revenue Service has revoked the tax-exemption for ... (more)


  12. Kerry Hosts 'Our Ocean' Conference to Look at Dead Zones, Garbage Patches, AcidificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Post

    ... since White House senior counselor JohnPodesta has joined the staff this year. Senators such as Sheldon Whitehouse (R-R.I.) have urged the White House to highlight ocean acidification as one of the clearest effects of climate change, since ...


  13. Dem lawmakers: Keystone will worsen climate changeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | CNN

    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.


  14. A New, More Sinister IRS ScandalRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Free Republic

    ... Department election lawyers who wanted to talk about making Noble's dreams a reality - this after Senator Sheldon Whitehouse raised the idea of criminal charges for conservatives who are not sufficiently quiet, charges that they falsely completed an ...


  15. Congress Criticizes IRS Failure To Audit Most Big PartnershipsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Huffington Post

    ... - including the IRS - to put in place a smart framework for auditing and governance." U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) speaks to the media during a news conference January 24, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Alex ...


  16. Whitehouse and Waxman Still Demagoguing KeystoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Power Line

    ... the paper's entirely false story, and then fell silent. But by then, the other shoe had dropped: Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressman Henry Waxman wrote a long letter to Koch Industries, asking a series of questions about Koch's supposed ...


  17. Senate Democrat Struggles to remember why he loves ObamaCareRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Cave News

    Democrat Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island struggled and stammered as he tried to recall exactly why he was a big supporter of ObamaCare during an interview on Fox News Sunday.


  18. Democrats up all night with climate talkRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Home

    ... "This is where intractable, longstanding issues get solved," he said of the Senate. Rhode Island Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse thanked the many Senate employees who remained on duty throughout the night - doorkeepers, U.S. Capitol police, clerks and young ...


  19. ..........Emails Reveal IRS Plot to Jail ConservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    ... whether representatives from the Federal Election Commission would attend. Judicial Watch explained Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., had asked why the DOJ and IRS "have not prosecuted 501(c)(4) groups that have seemingly made false statements about ...


  20. Starbucks caves to tax pressure, moves European headquarters -...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Politico

    STARBUCKS CAVES TO TAX PRESSURE, MOVES EUROPEAN HEADQUARTERS. David Jolly for the New York Times in Paris: "Starbucks, which has suffered withering criticism in Britain for avoiding taxes, said on Wednesday that it would move its regional headquarters to London from Amsterdam and pay more to the British Treasury.