Rosen Applauds Biden Administration Actions to Tackle the Climate Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement applauding President Biden for taking action to tackle the climate crisis:

“The climate crisis is a growing threat that puts our health, our national security, and our economy at risk,” said Senator Rosen. “Today’s actions by President Biden reinforce our country’s commitment to addressing this urgent issue and take proactive steps to combat climate change. The executive actions include supporting clean...

During Homeland Security Hearing, Rosen Votes to Advance Mayorkas Nomination

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during a hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC), U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) voted to advance the nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas, President Biden’s nominee to serve as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

“Mr. Mayorkas is fully qualified to lead the Department of Homeland Security,” said Senator Rosen. “Last week during his confirmation hearing, Mr. Mayorkas expressed his commitment to keeping...

Rosen Applauds Biden Administration’s Actions to Ensure Equity and Justice in America

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement applauding President Biden for taking action to advance equity and justice in the United States of America:

“Today’s actions by President Biden will fight discrimination and ensure a more equitable and just nation,” said Senator Rosen. “The four executive orders will eliminate the federal Justice Department’s use of private prisons, promote equitable housing policies, strengthen the federal government’s...

Rosen Votes to Confirm Antony Blinken as Secretary of State

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement after voting to confirm Antony Blinken as Secretary of State:

“Today, I was proud to vote to confirm Antony Blinken as Secretary of State. Mr. Blinken is highly qualified and well-prepared to lead the State Department, after previously serving as Deputy Secretary of State, Deputy National Security Advisor, and as Staff Director of the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee,” said Senator Rosen. “We need to...

Rosen Transcript Following Hearing on Nomination of Gina Raimondo to Lead the Department of Commerce

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during a hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) questioned Governor Gina Raimondo, President Joe Biden’s nominee to serve as Secretary of Commerce, about repealing solar tariffs, supporting Nevada’s entertainment industry, and promoting cybersecurity jobs and workforce training. A transcript of the Senator’s full exchange can be found below, and a video of the Senator’s full exchange can be found here.

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Rosen Votes to Confirm Janet Yellen, First Female Treasury Secretary

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement after voting to confirm the historic nomination of Dr. Janet Yellen, former Chair of the Federal Reserve Board, as Secretary of the Treasury.

“During this period of national economic strain, we need proven and thoughtful leadership to help bring about recovery,” said Senator Rosen. “Today, I was proud to vote to confirm Dr. Janet Yellen as Secretary of Treasury, someone with a wealth of experience and...

Rosen Statement Applauding Biden Administration’s Actions to Provide Economic Relief to Americans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement applauding actions taken by the Biden Administration to provide much-needed economic relief and support to Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic:

“Today, the Biden Administration has taken concrete steps to provide economic support to the American people as we combat this pandemic,” said Senator Rosen. “Today’s executive actions will make it easier for low-income families in Nevada and across our country...

Rosen Recognizes Grandma’s Fudge Factory in 1st Monthly Small Business Spotlight

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, announced the launch of her Small Business Spotlight, a monthly initiative to highlight small businesses in Nevada’s communities. This month, Senator Rosen has chosen to highlight Grandma's Fudge Factory, a family-owned candy store in Virginia City, Nevada.

“Small businesses are the engine of our economy in Nevada, and over the last year, they have felt the...

Rosen, Cortez Masto Meet with Nevada National Guard Members Protecting the U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) released the following statement after meeting with the Nevada National Guard members deployed to Washington to protect the U.S. Capitol:

“We’re grateful to the Nevada National Guard members who traveled to Washington and who have done an outstanding job keeping us safe these last two weeks,” said the Senators. “Today, we met with brave men and women from Nevada, and had the opportunity to administer...

Senator Rosen Votes to Confirm Historic Secretary of Defense

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement after voting to confirm the historic nomination of Retired General Lloyd Austin as Secretary of Defense.

“General Austin has served our nation well and is immensely qualified for the task before him. As former Commander of U.S. Central Command, General Austin led the military campaign to defeat ISIS and has an unparalleled knowledge of threats in the Middle East. After speaking with him and discussing...