Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

Stats

District SD-RI
Party Democrat
Bills Introduced 83

Sponsored Legislation

Title: No Windfalls for Government Service Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.13

Subjects: Taxation, Federal Officials, Government Employee Pay, Benefits, Personnel Management, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Income Tax Exclusion

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Presidential Tax Transparency Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.26

Subjects: Government Operations And Politics, Elections, Voting, Political Campaign Regulation, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Government Information And Archives, Presidents And Presidential Powers, Vice Presidents, Tax Administration And Collection, Taxpayers

  

100% Democrat support

Title: A resolution objecting to United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 and to all efforts that undermine direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians for a secure and peaceful settlement.

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: SR-6

Subjects: International Affairs, Arab-israeli Relations, Conflicts And Wars, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, International Law And Treaties, International Organizations And Cooperation, Israel, Middle East, Palestinians, Sovereignty, Recognition, National Governance And Status

        

60% Republican support
37% Democrat support
1% Independent support

Title: A concurrent resolution clarifying any potential misunderstanding as to whether actions taken by President-elect Donald Trump constitute a violation of the Emoluments Clause, and calling on President-elect Trump to divest his interest in, and sever his relationship to, the Trump Organization.

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: SCR-4

Subjects: Government Operations And Politics, Business Ethics, Constitution And Constitutional Amendments, Corporate Finance And Management, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Presidents And Presidential Powers, Vice Presidents, Trade Restrictions, U.s. And Foreign Investments

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Presidential Conflicts of Interest Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.65

Subjects: Government Operations And Politics, Civil Actions And Liability, Congressional Oversight, Corporate Finance And Management, Elections, Voting, Political Campaign Regulation, Federal Officials, Financial Services And Investments, Government Employee Pay, Benefits, Personnel Management, Government Ethics And Transparency, Public Corruption, Government Information And Archives

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Retired Pay Restoration Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.66

Subjects: Armed Forces And National Security, Disability And Paralysis, Veterans' Pensions And Compensation

     

28% Republican support
71% Democrat support

Title: Stop Subsidizing Multimillion Dollar Corporate Bonuses Act

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.82

Subjects: Taxation, Administrative Law And Regulatory Procedures, Corporate Finance And Management, Department Of The Treasury, Income Tax Deductions, Wages And Earnings

  

100% Democrat support

Title: A resolution honoring in praise and remembrance the extraordinary life, steady leadership, and remarkable, 70-year reign of King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand.

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: SR-9

Subjects: International Affairs, Alliances, Asia, Congressional Tributes, Diplomacy, Foreign Officials, Americans Abroad, Thailand, U.s. History

     

66% Republican support
33% Democrat support

Title: Safe and Affordable Drugs from Canada Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.92

Subjects: Health, Administrative Law And Regulatory Procedures, Canada, Department Of Health And Human Services, Drug Safety, Medical Device, And Laboratory Regulation, Government Information And Archives, Prescription Drugs, Trade Restrictions

        

18% Republican support
72% Democrat support
9% Independent support

Title: Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act of 2017

Session: US Congress 2017-2018 115th Congress

Number: S.97

Subjects: Energy, Advanced Technology And Technological Innovations, Computers And Information Technology, Congressional Oversight, Energy Research, Government Buildings, Facilities, And Property, Licensing And Registrations, Nuclear Regulatory Commission (nrc), Nuclear Power, Research And Development

     

62% Republican support
37% Democrat support