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Sheldon Whitehouse Climate Change

In 83 Speeches, Senator Pushes For Climate Change Action

AP | JENNIFER McDERMOTT | Posted 02.27.2015 | Green

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Like he did 82 times before, Sheldon Whitehouse stood on the Senate floor and preached the dangers of climate change. ...

Watch A Senator Totally School His Climate Change-Denying Colleague

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) didn't hold back while schooling his colleague, Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Ok.), about the reality of climate change. Inho...

Kate Sheppard

Senators Plan To Stay Up All Night To Talk Climate Change

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 02.13.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A group of senators is planning to stage an all-night talkathon about climate change next month, aimed at stirring their fellow senators...

Eugene Mulero

Senator Suggests 'Regulatory Holiday' For Critics Of Government Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Eugene Mulero | Posted 01.30.2014 | Politics

For those who say the government is overburdening businesses with regulations, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) has a proposal. How about a "regul...

Dem Praises NFL, NBA For Addressing Climate Change

AP | Posted 11.25.2013 | Politics

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse is praising the NBA, NFL, Major League Baseball and other professional sports organizations for...

Kate Sheppard

This Senator Is Going To Keep Talking About Climate Change Until Somebody Listens

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 11.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -– Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) has been on a one-man quest to get the Senate to talk about climate change. And talking is exactly wh...

Senator On Climate Change: 'The Eyes Of The World Are On Us'

Reuters | Posted 08.19.2013 | Green

(US Senator Sheldon Whitehouse is a Reuters columnist but his opinions are his own.) By Senator Sheldon Whitehouse June...

Senator Tells Environmentalists To Make Climate Change The Next Gay Rights

The Huffington Post | Lucia Graves | Posted 04.17.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) said Tuesday that if Republicans don't join efforts to combat global warming, they will pay the politic...