Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

Stats

District SD-RI
Party Democrat
Bills Introduced 83

Sponsored Legislation

Title: Clean Energy for America Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1068

Subjects: Taxation

     

95% Democrat support
4% Independent support

Title: Keep Our Pension Promises Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1076

Subjects: Labor And Employment, Art, Artists, Authorship, Bankruptcy, Employee Benefits And Pensions, Income Tax Deferral, Income Tax Exclusion, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

     

10% Independent support
90% Democrat support

Title: Offshore WIND Act Offshore Wind Incentives for New Development Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1102

Subjects: Taxation, Alternative And Renewable Resources, Business Investment And Capital, Electric Power Generation And Transmission, Great Lakes, Income Tax Credits, Marine And Coastal Resources, Fisheries

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Miners Pension Protection Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1105

Subjects: Labor And Employment, Asia, Coal, Customs Enforcement, Employee Benefits And Pensions, Free Trade And Trade Barriers, Government Information And Archives, Mining, Sales And Excise Taxes, South Korea

        

81% Democrat support
13% Republican support
4% Independent support

Title: A bill to nullify the effect of the recent Executive order laying a foundation for discrimination against LGBTQ individuals, women, religious minorities, and others under the pretext of religious freedom.

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1114

Subjects: Civil Rights And Liberties, Minority Issues

  

100% Democrat support

Title: College Transparency Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1121

Subjects: Education, Academic Performance And Assessments, Census And Government Statistics, Government Information And Archives, Higher Education, Student Aid And College Costs, Student Records, Wages And Earnings

     

50% Republican support
50% Democrat support

Title: A resolution recognizing the contributions of senior volunteers and designating the week of May 15 through 19, 2017, as "National Senior Corps Week".

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: SR-164

Subjects: Labor And Employment, Aging, Commemorative Events And Holidays, Corporation For National And Community Service, National And Community Service, Social Work, Volunteer Service, Charitable Organizations

        

69% Democrat support
23% Republican support
7% Independent support

Title: Pell Grant Preservation and Expansion Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1136

Subjects: Education, Afghanistan, Asia, Border Security And Unlawful Immigration, Conflicts And Wars, Drug Trafficking And Controlled Substances, Drug, Alcohol, Tobacco Use, Education Programs Funding, Elementary And Secondary Education, Employment And Training Programs

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2018

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1158

Subjects: International Affairs, Conflicts And Wars, Congressional Oversight, Crime Prevention, Department Of State, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, Executive Agency Funding And Structure, Foreign Aid And International Relief, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Human Rights

        

80% Democrat support
17% Republican support
2% Independent support

Title: Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.1162

Subjects: Education, Budget Deficits And National Debt, Government Lending And Loan Guarantees, Higher Education, Income Tax Deductions, Income Tax Rates, Inflation And Prices, Interest, Dividends, Interest Rates, Social Work, Volunteer Service, Charitable Organizations, Student Aid And College Costs

     

97% Democrat support
2% Independent support