Rosen Statement Following Supreme Court Ruling on DACA

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s ruling in Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California.

“Today the U.S. Supreme Court took a significant step toward validating the right of Dreamers to continue to live, work, learn, and contribute to their communities right here in the United States, their home. While I am pleased to see the Court conclude that the Trump Administration’s...

Rosen, Lankford Statement Applauding Argentina and Serbia for Adopting IHRA Definition of Anti-Semitism

WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and James Lankford (R-OK), co-chairs of the Senate Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism, released the following statement applauding Argentina and Serbia for recently adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition on anti-Semitism.

“We have long-supported adoption of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition of anti-Semitism, which is a helpful tool to train law enforcement and...

Rosen Statement on Possible Israeli Annexation of West Bank

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Rosen released the following statement regarding Israel’s possible unilateral annexation of the West Bank.

 

As the third female Jewish Senator in U.S. history, as well as the first former synagogue president to serve in the United States Senate, ensuring that Israel remains safe and secure and strengthening the U.S.-Israel relationship are of paramount importance to me,” said Senator Rosen. “In Congress, I have been and will continue to be a steadfast voice...

Rosen Celebrates Senate Passage of Great American Outdoors Act, Bipartisan Legislation She Helped Introduce

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement celebrating the Senate’s passage of the Great American Outdoors Act (S. 3422), bipartisan legislation that Senator Rosen helped introduce earlier this year. The bill passed the Senate with a vote of 73 to 25.

“Nevada’s public lands are some of the most pristine and majestic places in the world, and they must be protected,” said Senator Rosen. “I’m glad to see that the Senate has voted in support of the...

Rosen Statement Recognizing LGBTQ Pride Month, Calls for Passage of Equality Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement in recognition of LGBTQ Pride Month, celebrated in June of each year.

Each year, June marks the start of Pride Month, a time to celebrate the freedom to be who we are,” said Senator Rosen. “This month is also an opportunity to reflect on the difficulties that LGBTQ Americans still face, as well as the barriers they have overcome, including the recent Supreme Court victory declaring that in America, it is...

During HELP Committee Hearing, Rosen Asks Medical Experts About Opportunities for Telehealth During COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

Watch Senator Rosen’s full remarks here.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during a hearing of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) focused on exploring the role of telehealth in providing care during the COVID-19 pandemic, Senator Rosen asked medical experts what steps Congress can take to provide assistance and support for innovative telehealth programs, including those that go beyond doctor’s visits.

As a former computer programmer and systems analyst, I have long...

Rosen Files Amendment to Great American Outdoors Act to Protect Designation of Gold Butte, Basin and Range as National Monuments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement announcing that she has filed an amendment to the Great American Outdoors Act (S. 3422), bipartisan legislation that she helped introduce earlier this year. Senator Rosen’s amendment would prohibit the Secretary of Interior from changing the designations of Gold Butte National Monument and Basin and Range National Monument.

“Gold Butte and Basin and Range are two of our country’s most treasured national...

Rosen, Cortez Masto Call For Simplification of PPP Loan Forgiveness Process

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) joined all 47 Senate Democrats in sending a letter to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Jovita Carranza calling for urgently needed improvements to streamline and simplify the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness application process to ensure the smallest and most underserved businesses are able to fully take advantage of the program....

Rosen Joins Bipartisan Letter Urging Expansion of Access to Telehealth Services for Medicare Beneficiaries

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP), joined a bipartisan letter led by Senators Brian Schatz (D-HI) and Roger Wicker (R-MS) to Senate Leadership urging them to make permanent the provisions from the CONNECT for Health Act that were included in the CARES Act to expand access to telehealth services for Medicare beneficiaries during the pandemic. Last December, Rosen announced her co-sponsorship of the...

Rosen Commemorates 8th Anniversary of the Implementation of DACA

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement commemorating the 8th anniversary of the announcement of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

The DACA program has transformed the lives of hundreds of thousands of immigrants and their families in Nevada and across our nation by allowing them to attend college, open businesses, serve in the military, and so much more,” said Senator Rosen. “Dreamers are our neighbors, teachers,...