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Sen. Tim Kaine announces senior staff hires for 2018 re-election campaign

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine is announcing the senior leadership team for his 2018 re-election campaign in Virginia.


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Warner, Kaine announce historic battlefields funding

U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine announced more than $4.2 million to preserve nine historic battlefields in Virginia.


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Tim Kaine on latest Senate GOP healthcare reform

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released the following statement on the release of the latest version of the Senate Republican health care bill.


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Kaine, Warner join colleagues in effort to rescind voter data requests

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine joined in demanding a presidential commission rescind its request that state election officials provide sensitive voter roll data.


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Kaine renews focus on protections for LGBTQs from housing discrimination

Tim Kaine joined in a letter to HUD Secretary Ben Carson, urging him to reinstate resources that protect LGBTQ people from housing discrimination.


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Kaine leads effort to boost cybersecurity education in JROTC

Tim Kaine and Robert Perdue sent a letter to Defense Secretary James Mattis urging him to incorporate cybersecurity into JROTC training.


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Kaine highlights benefits to Virginia defense in Senate bill

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, comments on the Committee’s Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act.


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Warner, Kaine back working families tax relief

Mark Warner and Tim Kaine joined 43 Senate colleagues to reintroduce legislation to expand two anti-poverty tax credits to benefit workers and families.


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Kaine, Warner on CBO score on Senate Republican healthcare repeal

Sens. Tim Kaine and Mark Warner comment on today’s analysis of the Senate Republican health care repeal by the Congressional Budget Office.


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Tim Kaine statement on Senate Republican healthcare bill

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released the following statement on the release of the Senate Republican healthcare bill.


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Warner, Kaine: Trumpcare’s Medicaid cuts will have significant impact

Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine have asked Virginia health officials for a detailed assessment of the health care impacts of Medicaid cuts.


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How does Trumpcare, Trump budget affect Virginia public schools?

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine released a district-by-district report on the importance of Medicaid to Virginia’s public schools.


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Warner joins in bill providing relief for borrowers of joint consolidation student loans

Mark Warner has joined in a bill that would provide relief to borrowers who previously consolidated their student loan debt with their spouse’s.


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Tim Kaine statement on Trump action on Cuba

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine released the following statement on President Trump’s announcement reversing U.S. policy towards Cuba.


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Kaine, Warner talk Senate healthcare reform

Tim Kaine isn’t focused on what the Senate isn’t doing on healthcare reform, but rather, on what needs to be done.


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Kaine: ‘I worry about the environment we’re in’

Democrats and Republicans sit on opposite sides of the aisle. Tonight they’ll be sitting in separate dugouts at Nationals Park at the annual congressional baseball game.


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Carper, Kaine introduce bill to improve healthcare marketplace

U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Tim Kaine introduced the Individual Health Insurance Marketplace Improvement Act to help stabilize the healthcare marketplace.


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Kaine introduces bill to address chronic VA workforce shortages

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine joined U.S. Sens. Jon Tester (D-MT) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) to introduce the Better Workforce for Veterans Act.


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Tim Kaine statement on release of Otto Warmbier

Tim Kaine statement on the release of Otto Warmbier, a UVA student who was arrested by the North Korean government.


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Kaine introduces bill to protect LGBT Americans from housing discrimination

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine led 15 of his colleagues to introduce the Fair and Equal Housing Act of 2017.


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Kaine, Warner introduce bill to make pipeline process more transparent

U.S. Senators Tim Kaine and Mark Warner will introduce legislation to strengthen the public’s ability to evaluate the impacts of natural gas pipelines.


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Kaine statement on Trump, Paris Agreement

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released a statement on President Trump’s decision to abandon America’s commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement.


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Flake, Kaine introduce AUMF against ISIS, al-Qaeda, Taliban

U.S. Sens. Jeff Flake and Tim Kaine today introduced a bipartisan AUMF against the Islamic State, al-Qaeda, and the Taliban.


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Kaine on TrumpCare CBO score

Tim Kaine comments on the nonpartisan CBO updated cost estimate of the Republican healthcare plan.


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Kaine comments on Trump budget, impacts on Virginia

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Budget Committee, released the following statement on President Trump’s FY2018 budget.