Rosen-Backed Legislation to Strengthen State Department Role in Combating Anti-Semitism is Now Law

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), co-founder and co-chair of the Senate Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism, released the following statement applauding news of the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act of 2019 is now law. Rosen helped introduce this bipartisan and bicameral legislation to enhance the State Department’s role in combating and monitoring anti-Semitism around the world.

“We have a moral obligation to put a stop to the alarming...

Rosen Speaks at CES, Discusses Work to Support Women in Tech

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during the virtual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) participated in a one-on-one conversation with Tiffany Moore of the Consumer Technology Association as part of a fireside chat organized by The Female Quotient. During the conversation, Senator Rosen discussed issues that women in the workforce and tech industry face, as well as how we can utilize technology and education to close societal gender gaps.

“Each year, it is a pleasure to...

Rosen, Cortez Masto Call on Administration to Immediately Address Significant COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Failures

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) joined 43 of their Senate Democratic colleagues in a letter to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar demanding the Trump Administration take immediate action to fix the significant failures of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution as coronavirus cases continue to climb.

 “The Trump Administration must act to correct the lack of transparency and communication from the federal government around COVID...

Rosen Statement on Passing of Sheldon Adelson

LAS VEGAS, NV – U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) issued the following statement on the passing of Sheldon Adelson, founder, chairman and CEO of the Las Vegas Sands Corporation:

“I am saddened to hear of the passing of Sheldon Adelson,” said Senator Rosen. “Sheldon and Miriam’s efforts to combat addiction and substance abuse in the Silver State changed the lives of many. As Jewish leaders, we also shared a deep concern for the rise in anti-Semitism and joined efforts to help combat hate. My...

Rosen Announces Re-Opening of the Paycheck Protection Program for Minority and Small Lending Institutions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, released the following statement announcing that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) has re-opened for new borrowers and will soon reopen for certain existing PPP borrowers looking for a second forgivable loan. To promote access to capital to underserved and underbanked businesses, initially, only minority and small lending institutions will be able to process PPP...

Rosen Statement on the Certification of the Presidential Election

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This morning, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement after the Joint Session of Congress certified the results of the 2020 Presidential Election, declaring President-elect Joe Biden the winner.

“In the face of violence, democracy prevailed. I am glad that the United States Senate reconvened quickly and fulfilled our duty to certify the 2020 Presidential Election, despite rioting, violence, and terror at the United States Capitol,” said Senator Rosen....

Rosen Votes to Override President Trump’s Veto of NDAA, Secures Victories for Nevada

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement after voting to override President Donald Trump’s veto of the bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (NDAA). The now-enacted NDAA includes a pay raise for our troops, five of Senator Rosen’s bipartisan bills to support U.S. cybersecurity, and numerous victories for Nevada.

“I voted to override the President’s veto of this year’s NDAA because this critically important...

Rosen Works to Protect Taxpayer Dollars, Leads Call for Investigation into PPP and EIDL Fraud

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship, led a group of her Senate Small Business Committee colleagues in a letter to U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Jovita Carranza. In the letter, the Senators express concern over the SBA’s reluctance to share crucial Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) data with the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) and the...

Rosen Highlights 2020 Constituent Outreach Actions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), released the following statement highlighting constituent actions her office has taken in 2020, including assisting over 2,600 constituents with cases dealing with federally related issues, returning over one million dollars to Nevada constituents, attending over 2,000 in-person and virtual meetings and calls, and responding to over 150,000 constituent calls, emails, and letters.

“It is an honor to represent the people of our great...

Rosen Highlights Legislative Accomplishments During 116th Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), released the following statement highlighting her many legislative actions during the 116th Congress. Senator Rosen was named as one of the most active and bipartisan Freshman members of the Senate. During the 116th Congress, Rosen introduced 33 bills and 4 resolutions and co-led more than half a dozen others, 7 of which became law or will soon become law as part of the National Defense Authorization Act, and 14 of which passed the...