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Rosen Commemorates the Beginning of the Lunar New Year

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement commemorating the beginning of the Lunar New Year:
 
“On this Lunar New Year, we honor the innumerable contributions of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community to Nevada and to our great nation. Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders greatly contribute to our economy, culture, sciences, and arts. They serve in our armed forces, educate our youth, and represent us in Congress. I wish all those in...

Rosen Announces Subcommittee Assignments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) announced her subcommittee assignments on the following committees: the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP); the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation; and the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
 
“Each of my subcommittee assignments will give me the opportunity to fight for Nevadans’ best interests, including working to lower health care costs and protect...

Rosen Announces Appointment to Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control

WASHINGTON, D.C. --Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) announced her appointment to the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control. The caucus is co-chaired by Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA). Other Senators appointed to serve on the caucus are Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), Jim Risch (R-ID), and David Perdue (R-GA).
 
“The opioid epidemic is rapidly becoming a national crisis and the impact of this crisis extends beyond those...

Statement from Senator Jacky Rosen’s Office Regarding Absence from the Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the office of U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement regarding Senator Rosen’s missed votes this afternoon:

“Senator Rosen regrets that she was not able to travel to Washington, D.C. this week for votes. She is at home in Las Vegas following doctor’s orders, recovering from an injury she sustained during the MLK parade this past Monday in Las Vegas. The Senator is in good spirits and looks forward to returning to work next week,” said Rosen’s...

Rosen, Cortez-Masto Call On DHS And DOT To Outline Strategies For Airport Security Given TSA Shortages During Government Shutdown

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) sent a letter to U.S. Department of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen and U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao requesting an immediate response from the Trump administration concerning the dire impacts of the government shutdown on aviation operations. On January 10th, thirty-four groups representing the aviation and travel industries wrote a letter to the President and Congress...

Rosen Joins Colleagues in Urging SBA Administrator To Address Harmful Impacts Of Government Shutdown On Small Businesses

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- This week, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) joined her Democratic colleagues on the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship in sending a letter to Administrator Linda McMahon, of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). In the letter, Members expressed serious concerns over the effects the President’s shutdown is having on American small businesses who are currently unable to access capital through SBA’s 7(a) and 504 Loan Guarantee Programs as the...

Rosen Co-sponsors No Budget, No Pay Act of 2019, Calls on Republicans to Allow a Vote to Reopen the Government

Rosen Plans to Donate her Pay During Government Shutdown 

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, as the government enters its 28th day of the President’s shutdown, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) announced her co-sponsorship of the No Budget, No Pay Act. Last Congress, Rosen supported similar legislation in the House of Representatives. 

“It’s simple: Congress shouldn’t receive a paycheck during a government shutdown while thousands of hardworking Nevada families are left without pay. This legislation...

Rosen Meets With Federal Employees Affected By The Shutdown, Urges President To Stop Political Games And Reopen The Government

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Senator Rosen meets with Nevada federal workers impacted by the government shutdown.

LAS VEGAS, NV -- Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) met with Nevada federal workers affected by the government shutdown. Federal workers included employees from the Transportation Security Administration and the National Park Service along with their families. More than 3,000 federal workers in Nevada will see their paychecks impacted as a result of the partial government shutdown. 

“Today is the first day...

Rosen Helps Introduce Senate Resolution to Defend The Constitutionality Of The ACA

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In First Action as U.S. Senator, Rosen Fulfills Promise to Nevada Families to Defend Protections for Pre-existing Conditions 

Watch Senator Rosen’s Remarks here

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) announced that she will co-lead a resolution in the Senate with Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) to defend protections for those with pre-existing conditions. This comes after the House passed legislation last week that included core provisions from Rosen’s resolution to defend the...

Rosen Joins Democratic Senators In Demanding An End To The Government Shutdown

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Senator Rosen Holds a Photo of Becky Esquivel, a TSA Employee Affected by the Government Shutdown 

WASHINGTON, D.C. --  Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement after participating in a press conference with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) highlighting the devastating impacts of the government shutdown on federal workers and their families. Last Friday, Rosen met with federal workers in Nevada including Becky Esquivel, an employee from the...