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Statement Of U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner On Guilty Plea Of Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen

November 29, 2018

U.S. Senator Mark R. Warner (D-VA), Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, issued a statement on Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's guilty plea on charges of lying to the Intelligence Committee and other Congressional investigators about his involvement in the Trump Tower Moscow project during the 2016 election.

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Nearly 80% Of Americans Support Warner Effort To Pass Park Maintenance Backlog Bill

November 29, 2018

A recent national poll released by The Pew Charitable Trusts shows the vast majority of Americans believe Congress should pass bipartisan legislation introduced by U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) to address the $12 billion maintenance backlog at the National Park Service.

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Beyer Statement On National Climate Assessment

November 27, 2018

Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA, District 8) issued the following statement yesterday on the National Climate Assessment, after the Trump Administration’s release of that document over a holiday weekend:

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Déjà Vu: Trump Nominates Fossil Fuel-Loving Anti-Environmentalist To Lead Environmental Protection Agency

November 19, 2018

Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA, District 8) issued the following statement in reaction to President Trump’s announcement that he would nominate Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler to the position of Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency:

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Beyer: “One Year After The Shooting Of Bijan Ghaisar, We Are No Closer To Understanding Why He Had To Die”

November 19, 2018

A day before the anniversary of the U.S. Park Police shooting of Bijan Ghaisar, an unarmed, 25-year-old man who died days later from his wounds, Rep. Don Beyer issued the following statement:

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Norton, Beyer Introduce Bill To Require Uniformed Federal Police Officers To Wear Body Cameras, Use Dashboard Cameras

November 16, 2018

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and Congressman Don Beyer (D-VA) today introduced a bill to require uniformed federal police officers to wear body cameras and have dashboard cameras in marked vehicles. Norton and Beyer introduced their bill just before the one-year anniversary of the Nov. 17, 2017, shooting of unarmed 25-year-old Bijan Ghaisar by U.S. Park Police officers.

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Beyer Presses Passage Of NO HATE Act Following Third Annual Rise In Hate Crimes

November 14, 2018

Today, U.S. Representative Don Beyer (D-VA, District 8) called for the House of Representatives to pass the NO HATE Act following the release of the 2017 hate crime statistics, which showed a rise in hate crimes in the United States for the third consecutive year.

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Kaine, Hatch Introduce Bipartisan Bill To Protect Veterans, Low-Income Families From Housing Discrimination

November 14, 2018

U.S. Senators Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) yesterday introduced the Fair Housing Improvement Act of 2018 to protect veterans and low-income families from housing discrimination. The proposed legislation would expand the Fair Housing Act’s protections to prohibit housing discrimination based on source of income or veteran status, giving more families access to affordable housing and a shot at economic mobility.

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Warner, Klobuchar Urge Zuckerberg To Address Loopholes In Facebook’s Ads Transparency Tool

November 3, 2018

U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) authors of the Honest Ads Act, urged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to address significant apparent loopholes in Facebook’s ads transparency tool.

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Virginia, Maryland Senators Urge WMATA To Maintain Riders’ Advisory Council

October 25, 2018

U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), joined by Senators Ben Cardin (D-MD), Mark Warner (D-VA) and Tim Kaine (D-VA), sent a letter yesterday to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Board of Directors Chairman Jack Evans opposing their proposal to terminate the Riders’ Advisory Council.

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