Rosen Votes to Pass Budget Resolution

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) voted in favor of passing the Senate budget resolution, which, if adopted by the full Congress, would set spending levels for the federal government for Fiscal Year 2022.

“This budget resolution will enable Congress to tackle many of the most pressing challenges that our nation faces,” said Senator Rosen. “The resolution lays the groundwork for significant investments that will lower costs and create jobs for Americans – through economic...

Rosen Votes to Pass Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, Secures Wins for Nevada

As Part of Bipartisan Group that Drafted the Senate-Passed Landmark Legislation, Rosen Played a Leading Role in Writing Sections on Broadband and Airports and Ensuring Support for Travel and Tourism

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the bipartisan Senate infrastructure working group, released the following statement after voting to pass the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. In her statement, Senator Rosen highlighted the wins she was able to secure for...

Rosen Co-Sponsors State Public Option Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), released the following statement announcing her co-sponsorship of the State Public Option Act, legislation to create a Medicaid-based public health insurance option to strengthen the Affordable Care Act by providing Americans with a new high-quality, low-cost choice when purchasing health insurance.

“All Americans deserve access to affordable, high-quality...

Rosen-Backed Bipartisan Bill to Support Health Care Workers’ Mental Health Passes Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), released the following statement applauding news that the Dr. Lorna Breen Health Care Provider Protection Act, bipartisan legislation she helped introduce, has passed the United States Senate. The recently passed bill would help reduce and prevent suicide, burnout, and mental and behavioral health conditions among health care professionals. Health care...

During Hearing on Domestic Terrorism, Rosen Discusses the Role of Social Media in Spreading Disinformation and Extremism Online

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during a hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC) examining racially, ethnically, and religiously motivated domestic terrorism, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) questioned Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO and National Director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), about extremists exploiting social media platforms as tools for disinformation and hate, often serving as catalysts for violence. A transcript of the Senator’s exchange can be...

In Floor Speech, Rosen Highlights Major Investments that Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Would Make in Nevada, Across U.S.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the bipartisan Senate infrastructure working group, spoke on the Senate floor in support of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, legislation she and the group drafted that is being considered on the Senate floor this week. In her remarks, Senator Rosen highlighted the major investments that this bipartisan bill would make in infrastructure projects in Nevada and across the United States.

“Our bipartisan bill will be...

Rosen-Backed Bill to Restore Brand USA Passes Senate Committee Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, released the following statement applauding the Committee’s passage of the Restoring Brand USA Act. Senator Rosen is a co-sponsor of this bipartisan legislation, which would require the Secretary of the Treasury to make $250 million available from unobligated remaining balances collected by the Travel Promotion Fund, before October 1, 2020, for use by the...

Rosen Amendment to Invest in Rebuilding and Repairing Highways Damaged by Wildfires Passes Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), released the following statement applauding the Senate passage of her and Senator James Risch’s (R-ID) amendment as part of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act:

“Across the country, we are seeing the impact of wildfires in our communities, in our western states, and in Nevada. As we speak, the Tamarack fire is devastating the Nevada-California border and local communities. Right now, the entire state of Nevada and over 90% of...

Rosen Applauds $349,000 National Science Foundation Grant Awarded to UNLV for Geoscience Education

Funding Secured as Part of the Rosen-Backed American Rescue Plan 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, released the following statement applauding the National Science Foundation (NSF) for awarding a grant totaling $349,710 to the University of Nevada Las Vegas to increase STEM education opportunities for underrepresented students in geoscience – the study of Earth This award was funded by money...

Rosen Applauds Nomination of Deborah Lipstadt to Serve as Special Envoy to Combat Antisemitism

If confirmed, Lipstadt will be the first in this role with the rank of Ambassador, the result of bipartisan legislation Senator Rosen co-led that was signed into law earlier this year

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), co-founder and co-chair of the Senate Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Antisemitism, released the following statement applauding President Biden’s nomination of Deborah Lipstadt to serve as the State Department’s Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat...