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Mark Warner, Tim Kaine on continuing resolution

Warner, Kaine back rural broadband proposal

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine praised a new Senate Democratic proposal to invest $40 billion to build the broadband infrastructure.


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Warner, Scott introduce bipartisan legislation to protect diabetes supplies

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Tim Scott (R-SC) introduced the Protecting Access to Diabetes Supplies Act of 2017.


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Kaine, Warner join Feinstein in bill banning bump stocks

U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine joined U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) to introduce the Automatic Gun Fire Prevention Act.


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Warner, Kaine introduce American Miners Pension Act

Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine joined Sens. Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito in introducing the bipartisan American Miners Pension Act.


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Warner, Portman introduce legislation to streamline employer reporting requirements under Obamacare

Sens. Mark Warner and Rob Portman introduced the bipartisan Commonsense Reporting Act of 2017.


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Sens. Warner, Moran reintroduce bipartisan Start Up Act

Mark Warner and Jerry Moran reintroduced the Start Up Act, bipartisan jobs legislation to encourage the creation and growth of new business.


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Sen. Warner’s CHRONIC Care Act passes Senate

The Senate unanimously passed legislation introduced by Sen. Mark R. Warner to improve health outcomes for Medicare beneficiaries living with chronic conditions.


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Warner to SEC chair: “Question if Equifax has right to continue providing these services”

Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) slammed the credit bureau Equifax for its cybersecurity failures and weak response in the wake of a data breach.


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Sen. Mark Warner on Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) released the following statement today on Senate Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.


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Warner on DHS notification on Russia election hacks

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner comments after the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) notified election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems in 2016.


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Warner, Kaine announce $24 million in grants for housing projects in Virginia

Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine announced $24,211,713 in funding to help Virginia communities fund housing and infrastructure projects. 


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Sen. Warner on SEC hack disclosure

Mark Warner comments on the SEC disclosure that its corporate filing system was hacked in 2016 and information was potentially used for illegal stock trades.


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Warner to Trump: Fill diplomatic appointments key to addressing North Korea

Mark Warner is calling on President Trump to fill three key positions that have gone unfilled in the over eight months of the Trump presidency


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Senate Intel leaders on Michael Cohen interview postponement

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) and Vice Chairman Mark Warner (D-VA) today made the following announcement on the testimony of Michael Cohen.


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Warner, Kaine on Anthem’s decision to re-enter Virginia healthcare markets

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine on Anthem’s decision to re-enter 63 counties or cities in Virginia where consumers  otherwise would be left without any insurance options.


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Sen. Warner asks FTC to probe Equifax data, security practices after hack

Sen. Mark Warner asked the Federal Trade Commission to examine the recent cyber hack of credit reporting agency Equifax.


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Senate approves Warner, Kaine resolution condemning white nationalists, hate groups

The Senate approved a resolution condemning white nationalists, white supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis and other hate groups. 


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Sen. Warner on Equifax data breach

Credit reporting firm Equifax reported a data breach could have potentially affected 143 million consumers in the United States.


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Senators introduce resolution condemning white nationalists, Nazis

A bipartisan Senate resolution condemns white nationalists, white supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis and other hate groups.


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Sen. Warner highlights bill to eradicate food deserts

Sen. Mark Warner is highlighting legislation he introduced earlier this month to help more people in low-income areas access fresh, healthy food.


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Warner, Kaine call on Sessions to step up efforts to combat hate-based violence

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are urging AG Jeff Sessions to establish an inter-agency task force to combat the rise in hate crimes.


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Mark Warner discusses situation in North Korea

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA), Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement on North Korea.


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Warner, Isakson bill to preserve patient access to home infusion services

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Johnny Isakson introduced a bill to create a temporary transitional reimbursement structure for Medicare home infusion services.


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Warner, Moran introduce Senate bill to help eradicate dood deserts

Mark R. Warner, Jerry Moran, Bob Casey and Shelley Moore Capito introduced the first comprehensive bill in the Senate to target food deserts.


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Sen. Warner on Veterans Choice Program, V-A leases

Sen. Mark R. Warner comments after the Senate approved legislation to fund the Veterans Choice Program and authorize 28 delayed V-A medical facility leases​.


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Warner, Kaine join senators introducing bill to reduce prescription drug costs

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine joined 30 Senate colleagues introducing legislation to lower prescription drug costs.


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Senators introduce bill to improve cybersecurity of IoT devices

Sens. Mark R. Warner and Cory Gardner introduced bipartisan legislation to improve the cybersecurity of Internet-connected devices.


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Warner, Kaine urge Mattis not to implement transgender military service ban

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are urging Defense Secretary James Mattis to advise the President against implementing a ban on transgender Americans serving in the military.


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Senators urge Senate leadership to protect federal employees

Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine are calling on Senate leaders to protect federal employee retirement benefits from further cuts.


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Sen. Warner on failed vote to repeal Affordable Care Act

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA), a member of the Senate Finance and Budget Committees, released the following statement on tonight’s vote.


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Mark Warner on passage of Russia sanctions

Mark Warner comments after the Senate voted to approve Russia sanctions legislation, sending it to the President for his signature.


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Senators call for reopening of U.S. poultry exports to China

Sens. Mark Warner and Thad Cochran led a group of 37 senators urging the USDA to push China to end its ban on the sale of U.S. poultry.


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Mark Warner on House passage of Russia sanctions bill

Mark Warner comments after the House of Representatives voted 419-3 to approve legislation sanctioning Russia, Iran and North Korea.


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Virginia Democrats comment on Senate GOP healthcare vote

Senate Republicans voted Tuesday to move forward on legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act.


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Warner, Kaine recommend two for U.S. Attorney for Western District of Virginia

Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are recommending Jake Jacobsen and Thomas T. Cullen to fill the vacancy of U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia.