Rosen Helps Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Improve Health Care for Expectant Mothers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) and the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announced her co-sponsorship of the Connected Maternal Online Monitoring Services (MOM) Act. This bipartisan legislation would require the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) to provide coverage recommendations for remote devices to detect potential pregnancy complications and improve...

Rosen Votes to Confirm Marty Walsh as Secretary of Labor

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 after voting to confirm Boston Mayor Marty Walsh to serve as the Secretary of the U.S Department of Labor (DOL):

“Today, I was proud to vote to confirm Marty Walsh as the Secretary of Labor,” said Senator Rosen. “His confirmation comes at a critical time for the American labor workforce, with millions of people out of work...

Rosen, Cortez Masto Send Letter Calling on Administration to Ensure Nevada Gets its Fair Share of LWCF Dollars, Expeditiously Complete Upcoming SNPLMA Rounds

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) sent a letter to U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Haaland and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Vilsack urging them to ensure that states like Nevada get their fair share of Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) projects and to meet with Nevada stakeholders – including state and local governments, Tribal governments, environmental conservation groups, the outdoor recreation community,...

Rosen Recognizes Alpen Sierra Coffee Roasting Company in March 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 that Alpen Sierra Coffee Roasting Company, located in Minden, Nevada, has been chosen for her March Small Business Spotlight, a monthly initiative to highlight Nevada small businesses.

“Nevada’s small businesses embody the entrepreneurial spirit of our state,” said Senator Rosen. “This month, I’ve chosen to highlight Alpen Sierra Coffee Roasting Company,...

Rosen Announces DOL Funding Availability for Apprenticeship Programs in Nevada

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 the Department of Labor’s announcement of $87.5 million for grants available to states to expand registered apprenticeships across the country. Up to $40 million of those funds in grants will be awarded to states that implement diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts.

“I am thrilled the Department of Labor has...

Rosen Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Fast FIX Act to Boost R&D Grants and Support Job Growth In Nevada’s Underserved Communities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, announced her co-sponsorship of the FAST Fix Act, bipartisan legislation to improve underserved states’ ability to successfully compete for Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) awards.

“Nevada small businesses are the engine of our economy and particularly during this period of economic uncertainty, we must do more...

Rosen Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Provide Internet Connectivity to Rural Communities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and the Senate Committee Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), announced her co-sponsorship of the Keeping Critical Connections Act, bipartisan legislation to help small broadband providers ensure rural internet connectivity to underserved communities.

“Now, more than ever, it’s important for families to have access to fast and reliable broadband...

Rosen Transcript Following Hearing with Dr. Fauci on COVID-19 Response

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during a hearing of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) questioned Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) about the development of COVID-19 therapeutics, as well as research and treatment for long-term effects for COVID-19 patients. A transcript of the Senator’s full exchange can be found below, and a...

Rosen Votes to Confirm Xavier Becerra as Secretary of Health and Human Services

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 after voting to confirm the historic nomination of Xavier Becerra to serve as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS):

“Today, I was proud to vote in support of the historic confirmation of Xavier Becerra as the Secretary of Health and Human Services,” said Senator Rosen. “As a former senior...

Rosen Transcript Following Hearing on Federal Actions to Expand Broadband

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during a hearing of the Senate Committee Commerce, Science, and Transportation, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) questioned Christopher Ali, Associate Professor in the Department of Media Studies at the University of Virginia; Jon Wilkins, Partner at Quadra Partners; Former FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly; and Justin Forde, Senior Director of Government Relations at Midco about definitions for unserved and underserved broadband communities, and support for state...