Senator Reed joined Senator Whitehouse, Congressman Langevin, health care professionals, and concerned Rhode Island citizens at a rally to express concerns over the dismantling of the Affordable Care Act.
Senator Reed joined state leaders and T.F. Green officials at an event announcing new flights from T.F. Green Airport to Dublin, Edinburgh, and other locations starting this summer on Norwegian Airlines.
Senator Reed joined colleagues, teachers, students, and parents at a rally at the Upper Senate Park near the Russell Senate Office Building and urged Republican colleagues to provide one more needed vote to prevent Betsy DeVos from being confirmed as the new Secretary of Education.
Senator Reed joined advocates from Save The Bay and representatives from leading environmental groups, educators, conservationists, and state officials for an environmental roundtable discussion at Save The Bay HQ in Providence.
The forum focused on how the new Trump Administration’s approach on environmental policies will affect issues such as wetland protection, offshore drilling, and the Clean Power Plan may impact Rhode Island and the planet.
Senator Reed headed to Warren, where he announced the successful purchase of a new Ford Interceptor police vehicle by the Warren Police Department with funding from the USDA that Reed helped secure.
Senator Reed and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and U.S. Representatives Jim Langevin and David Cicilline will joined with Rhode Island workers, seniors, families, and health experts for a rally to prevent the dismantling of America’s health care system and the rush to gut the Affordable Care Act.
This event was part of a nationwide series, with similar events being organized by new Senate Minority Leader Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY), U.S. Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), to mobilize support for programs that help millions of working families and urging President-elect Trump to help protect Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, and other vital programs.
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