Tag: Tim Kaine

tim kaine

Kaine statement on Trump administration offshore drilling decision

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s decision to open nearly all United States waters to new oil and gas drilling, putting Virginia’s coastal communities at risk.


tim kaine

Sen. Tim Kaine to rally in Staunton on Sunday

The Staunton and Augusta County Democratic Committees are hosting a meet and greet with Sen. Tim Kaine in the Queen City.


congress

Senate approves commission to recognize 400 years of African American history

U.S. Senators Tim Kaine (D-VA), Mark Warner (D-VA), Cory Booker (D-NJ), and Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Congressman Bobby Scott (D-VA) applauded final Senate passage of their bipartisan 400 Years of African American History Commission Act.


Mark Warner, Tim Kaine on continuing resolution

Following opioid exposé, Warner, Kaine ask for update on drug enforcement law

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine are requesting information on the impact of the Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act.


tim kaine

Kaine statement on Senate budget resolution

Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Budget Committee, released the following statement on the passage of the partisan Senate budget resolution.


tim kaine

Kaine on Trump move on Iran deal

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine comments on President Trump’s decision not to make the certification required under the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act.


tim kaine

Tim Kaine comments on Trump Obamacare hack

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine comments on President Trump’s decision to end cost-sharing reduction payments and destabilize the health care marketplace.


tim kaine

Kaine: Trump tax cut would actually raise taxes for Virginia families

Tim Kaine voiced his concern with the Republican tax proposal after a new analysis shows hundreds of thousands of Virginia’s families could face a tax increase under the proposal. 


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.


tim kaine

Kaine statement on Trump administration abandonment of Clean Power Plan

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine comments on the move of theTrump Administration to abandon the Clean Power Plan.


tim kaine

Kaine highlights need in Puerto Rico after visit

 U.S. Senator Tim Kaine visited Puerto Rico to evaluate relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Maria’s damage to the island.


tim kaine

Kaine heading to Puerto Rico to survey hurricane damage

On Saturday, U.S. Senators Tim Kaine (D-VA) will travel to Puerto Rico to survey hurricane damage and relief efforts.


Mark Warner, Tim Kaine on continuing resolution

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.


tim kaine

Kaine presses Brownback on LGBT rights

Tim Kaine questioned Sam Brownback – President Trump’s nominee for Ambassador At Large For International Religious Freedom – on his record opposing LGBT rights.


tim kaine

Kaine, colleagues call on FTC to protect consumers in response to Equifax breach

Sen. Tim Kaine called on the FTC to outline actions being taken to ensure consumers do not fall victim to attacks on personal information. 


Mark Warner, Tim Kaine on continuing resolution

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.


tim kaine

Congress passes Portman-Kaine bill to promote early hearing detection

The House has passed bipartisan Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act, legislation co-sponsored by Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va.


congress

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.


mark warner

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.


tim kaine

Kaine to Trump: We must do more for Puerto Rico

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine joined Senate colleagues in sending a letter to President Trump to express deep concern about the situation in Puerto Rico


tim kaine

Sen. Tim Kaine on latest GOP healthcare failure

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine comments on Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s decision not to hold a vote on the Graham-Cassidy proposal before Sept. 30.


Mark Warner, Tim Kaine on continuing resolution

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. 


tim kaine

Early look at 2018: Kaine with big leads over potential GOP rivals in poll

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine has double-digit leads over three potential Republican rivals, according to a new Virginia statewide survey by the University of Mary Washington.


tim kaine

Tim Kaine on passage of Senate defense bill

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement on the Senate passage of the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act.


Mark Warner, Tim Kaine on continuing resolution

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.