Filter by

Sheldon Whitehouse

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 789 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    Police Body Cameras

    The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held a hearing on the benefits and costs of police body camera technology. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) testified about the…

    589 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate resumed debate on H.R. 1314, the legislative vehicle for fast-track trade promotion authority and trade adjustment assistance.

    628 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The Senate resumed debate on H.R. 1314, Trade Promotion Authority and Trade Adjustment Assistance legislation, and amendments to the bill. Amendments to the bill were voted on.

    310 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The Senate resumed debate on the motion to proceed to H.R. 1214, a trade promotion authority bill. Earlier, members voted 84-12 to confirm the nomination of Sally Yates to be deputy…

    284 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The Senate resumed debate on H.R. 1191, a bill that would require President Obama to submit any nuclear agreement with Iran to Congress for review.

    369 views
  • [alt text]

    Clean Power Plan Regulations

    The attorneys general of Oklahoma and West Virginia were among the witnesses at a Senate Environment and Public Works subcommittee hearing on the final rules of the Environmental Protection…

    219 views
  • [alt text]

    Improving Disease Treatment

    Dr. Francis Collins was among the three witnesses who updated the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on President Obama’s Precision Medicine…

    303 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate voted 51-48 to adopt the House and Senate budget conference report for fiscal year 2016.

    262 views
  • [alt text]

    Homeland Security Department Oversight

    Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testified at an oversight hearing on his agency’s priorities. Topics included the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program,…

    579 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate resumed debate on H.R. 1191, a bill that would require the president to submit any nuclear agreement with Iran to Congress for review. 

    183 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate resumed debate on S. 178, the Justice for Victims of Human Trafficking Act. 

    286 views
  • [alt text]

    Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Conference Committee

    Conference Committee members held their first formal meeting on the House- and Senate-passed fiscal year 2016 budget resolutions. This meeting included opening statements by House and…

    587 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The Senate convened for a legislative session. lawmakers resumed consideration of S. 178, the anti-human trafficking bill. Senators confirmed 91-0, Judge George Hanks, Jr to the…

    222 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 3

    After the Senate failed to pass amendments to the underlying bill, the Senate passed H. Res. 2, on a 98-2 vote. The bill provides a permanent payment plan for doctors of medicare…

    292 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate reconvened for a legislative session, considering amendments to the chamber’s fiscal year 2016 budget resolution. The chamber then passed the resolution, 52-46. They…

    471 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate continued debate on its fiscal year 2016 budget resolution. The Senate voted on a continuous “vote-a-rama” procedure on amendments to S. Con. Res 11, the…

    795 views
  • [alt text]

    Alzheimer's Disease Research

    Witnesses testified on the status of Alzheimer’s disease research, prevention, and possible cures. Topics included the progress of research and the need for more…

    663 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    Members resumed debate and voting on amendments to S.Con.Res. 11, the Senate Republican budget resolution for fiscal year 2016.

    419 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session, Part 2

    Members resumed debate and voting on amendments to S. Con.bRes. 11, the Senate Republican budget resolution for fiscal year 2016.

    335 views
  • [alt text]

    Deputy Attorney General Nomination Hearing

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing to consider Sally Quillian Yates' nomination for deputy attorney general, the Justice Department’s second-highest position. Topics…

    595 views
  • Load 20 More