Rosen Participates in U.S. Travel’s CEO Roundtable to Discuss Recovery of Travel and Tourism Industry

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), Chair of the Senate Subcommittee on Tourism, Trade, and Export Promotion, released a statement following a virtual roundtable discussion with travel and tourism industry CEOs. During the meeting, Senator Rosen discussed the current state of the travel and tourism industry in Nevada and nationally, and her legislative work to support the industry as it recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic.

“In Nevada, travel and tourism are the lifeblood...

Rosen Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Bill to Support Nevada Restaurants

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, announced her co-sponsorship of the Restaurant Revitalization Fund Replenishment Act of 2021, bipartisan legislation to provide the Restaurant Revitalization Fund – established by the Rosen-backed American Rescue Plan Act – with an additional $60 billion in funding to meet the outstanding demand for the program.

“Nevada’s vibrant restaurant community makes up a key...

Rosen Meets with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell to Discuss Nevada’s Economic Outlook, Urgent Need to Avoid Debt Ceiling Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) met with Chairman of the Federal Reserve Jerome Powell in her office. During their meeting, Senator Rosen and Chairman Powell discussed strategies to address Nevada’s unemployment challenges, limit inflation, and revive our economy, as well as the potential consequences of not raising the debt ceiling this month and the urgent need to avoid a default.

“With states like Nevada that rely on travel and tourism still confronting higher than...

Rosen Helps Introduce Bill to Create Nonpartisan, Independent Afghanistan War Commission

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC), announced that she has joined Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) in introducing the Afghanistan War Commission Act of 2021. This legislation would establish a nonpartisan, independent commission to examine every aspect of the war in Afghanistan and produce a public and unclassified report for the American people with lessons learned.

“We owe it to the American people, as well as our...

Rosen, Cassidy Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Domestic Medical Supply Chain

Strategic Planning for Emergency Medical Manufacturing Act Would Help Ensure Medical Manufacturing Continues During Shortages, Decrease Overreliance On Foreign Manufacturers Like China

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Dr. Bill Cassidy (R-LA), both members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), announced the introduction of their Strategic Planning for Emergency Medical Manufacturing Act. This bipartisan legislation would direct the...

Rosen Statement on 4th Anniversary of 1 October

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement honoring the memory of those lost and injured during 1 October, as well as praise for those who offered assistance during the horrific incident. Senator Rosen delivered a speech on the floor of the United States Senate yesterday in honor of all those impacted by the event.

“Four years ago, Las Vegas experienced tragedy on an unprecedented scale that forever changed our community and our state, and today...

Following Vote to Avert Government Shutdown, Rosen Calls for Immediate Action to Avoid Default Crisis

Rosen-backed Continuing Resolution to fund government also provides billions in emergency relief for communities reeling from wildfires, other recent natural disasters

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, following the Senate’s passage of a continuing resolution to keep the United States government funded through December 3, 2021, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement calling on Congress to take additional action to swiftly raise or suspend the national debt limit and protect...

Rosen Helps Introduce Bipartisan Outdoors for All Act to Fund Urban Parks Projects

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) joined Senators Alex Padilla (D-CA) and Susan Collins (R-ME) in introducing the Outdoors for All Act, bipartisan legislation that would create a dedicated source of funding for projects that expand outdoor recreation opportunities in urban and low-income communities across the nation.

“All Nevadans deserve access to outdoor recreation areas, but too many Nevadans living in urban and low-income areas lack opportunities to visit and enjoy...

Rosen, Murkowski Introduce Bipartisan Bill Expanding Palliative Care Training for National Health Service Corps Providers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), both members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, announced the introduction of their Provider Training in Palliative Care Act. This bipartisan legislation would allow members of the National Health Service Corps to defer their service for up to a year to do additional training in palliative care.

The Provider Training in Palliative Care Act is endorsed by key stakeholders,...

Rosen Applauds Over $3.4 Million in Health Center Funding She Helped Secure for Nevada

Funding Comes as Part of the Rosen-Backed American Rescue Plan Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, applauded the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for awarding more than $3.4 million to Nevada as part of the American Rescue Plan Act’s Health Center Construction and Capital Improvements Notice of Funding Opportunity. This federal grant funding will be used to support...