Rosen Hosts Broadband Roundtable in Ely, Discusses Bipartisan Work to Get Nevadans Connected

ELY, NV – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the G22 bipartisan group that wrote and negotiated the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, which recently passed the United States Senate, hosted a roundtable discussion with community leaders in Ely focused on the need to expand and improve broadband in Nevada.

“Fast, reliable internet access is critical to our daily lives,” said Senator Rosen. “It was great to sit down today and hear from key stakeholders in Ely who understand...

Rosen Joins Bipartisan Letter Calling for Immediate Evacuation of SIV Applicants in Afghanistan, Full Implementation of SIV Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, joined 52 of her colleagues in a bipartisan letter to the Biden administration calling on them to address the urgent situation in Afghanistan that threatens the lives of tens of thousands of Afghan partners. In the letter, the Senators request the immediate evacuation of Afghan Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) applicants and their families, as well as swift implementation of legislation Rosen voted...

Rosen Holds Roundtable Discussion with Nevada Housing Coalition, Highlights Efforts in Congress to Address Housing Insecurity, Homelessness During Pandemic

RENO, NV – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) held a roundtable discussion with members of the Nevada Housing Coalition to identify the affordable housing needs of Nevadans.

“Ensuring that Nevadans are housed and safe during this difficult time is critical,” said Senator Rosen. “Today, I sat down with the Nevada Housing Coalition and community advocates to discuss ways to improve access to safe and affordable housing for all those who call the Silver State home. During the COVID-19 pandemic...

Rosen Holds Roundtable at UNR with Student Dreamers

RENO, NV – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) hosted a roundtable discussion at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) with University President Brian Sandoval and student Dreamers to discuss her support for the DACA program and the need for comprehensive immigration reform, including the DREAM Act.

“Nevada’s Dreamers are a crucial part of our community. Today, I was proud to hold a roundtable discussion at the University of Nevada, Reno, with some of our state’s student Dreamers to discuss...

Rosen Attends 25th Annual Tahoe Summit

During Event, Rosen Highlighted Her Work in Congress to Protect Lake Tahoe

Watch Senator Rosen's Remarks Here 

LAKE TAHOE – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) attended the 25th annual Lake Tahoe Summit, a bi-state summit that brings together elected officials and policymakers from Nevada and California, federal agencies, private sector stakeholders, and local community leaders to collaboratively improve the environment of the Tahoe Basin.

“Lake Tahoe is a critical part of our region’s...

Rosen, Fischer Re-Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Address Firefighter, First Responder Mental Health

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Deb Fischer (R-NE) announced the re-introduction of their Helping Emergency Responders Overcome (HERO) Act. This bipartisan legislation would support efforts by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to collect data on first responder suicides, and direct HHS to develop and compile best practices for identifying and treating post-traumatic stress and combating suicide among firefighters and other first responders. The bill...

Rosen Joins Colleagues in Bipartisan Call to Protect Afghan Women Leaders in Wake of Taliban Takeover of Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC), joined Senate colleagues in urging the Biden administration to take swift, robust action to protect and support Afghan women leaders facing unparalleled danger following the Taliban’s violent sweep across Afghanistan and seizure of Kabul.

In the bipartisan letter to Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Secretary of...

Rosen Statement on Situation in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC), released the following statement on the current situation in Afghanistan:

I want to start by expressing my gratitude to the hundreds of thousands of U.S. troops who have bravely served in Afghanistan – including members of the Nevada National Guard – and their families, who have sacrificed so much,” said Senator...

Rosen Announces Co-Sponsorship of Bipartisan Bill to Improve State and Local Government Cybersecurity

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC), announced her co-sponsorship of the State and Local Government Cybersecurity Act, bipartisan legislation introduced by HSGAC Chairman Gary Peters and Ranking Member Rob Portman that would promote coordination between the Department of Homeland Security and states and localities on cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities, and breaches, as well as resources...

Rosen-Backed Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen K-12 School Cybersecurity Passes Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement applauding Senate passage of the K–12 Cybersecurity Act of 2021, bipartisan legislation she co-sponsored. The bill would direct the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to complete a study of cybersecurity risks to schools. This legislative action follows a ransomware attack targeted against Nevada’s Clark County School Districtthe fifth-largest...