Senator Patrick Leahy

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Programs, press conferences, appearances, conferences, workshops, etc., sponsored by Senator Leahy. Contact: John_Goodrow@leahy.senate.gov

Programs in this Series

Format: 2015-07-31
Format: 2015-07-31
Farm Bill to Bring Millions to UVM - 07/17/2015
Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), and UVM officials discuss the over $15-million in projects at the university, resulting from the 2014 Farm Bill.
Returns From Heading Bipartisan U.S. Senate Delegation To Cuba - 06/29/2015
Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), this weekend headed a bipartisan U.S. Senate delegation to Cuba. Leahy’s delegation met with Cuban Government officials, business representatives, local religious leaders, foreign ambassadors and others. The...
Multi-Million Dollar NIH Grant - 06/12/2015
  Senator Patrick Leahy, University of Vermont President Tom Sullivan and representatives of nine Vermont colleges and universities announce major five-year federal grant to keep Vermont on the cutting edge of biomedical research.  ...
FBI Director Comey and Digital Investigation Center at Champlain College - 04/24/2015
At the invitation of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey visits Vermont. Together, Leahy and Comey will tour the digital laboratory – the Leahy Center for Digital Investigation – at...
Leahy Center Environmental Summit Keynote - 03/20/2015
Senator Patrick Leahy introduce keynote speaker, United States Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, part of the ECHO, Leahy Center Environmental Summit focussing on 'Climate Change Resilient, Floodwater Smart'. President Barack Obama...
Federal Partners 'Call to Action' - 10/10/2014
Senator Leahy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, Governor Shumlin and Mayor Weinberger kick off the Federal Partners “Call to Action” meeting, during which representatives present from at least 13 federal...
USDA Secretary Vilsack - Lake Champlain Water Quality Initiatives - 08/28/2014
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack visits Vermont to announce significant funding related to improving water quality through conservation-related practices on Vermont farms.   Leahy is the most senior member of the Senate Agriculture...
Groundbreaking for Waterfront North Improvements - 08/05/2014
Senator Leahy, Mayor Weinberger and other officials took part in breaking ground for improvements to the area known as Waterfront North.  Senator Leahy obtained $2.7 million for changes to the infrastructure on the Burlington Waterfront.  ...
Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act - 07/28/2014
Senator Leahy discusses the benefits consumers will soon see under his legislation, The Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act, which cleared Congress Friday and within days will reach the President’s desk. Leahy’s bill...
U.S. Senate Field Hearing In Vermont On Open Internet Rules - 07/01/2014
Senator Patrick Leahy, Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, holds a field hearing in Vermont on “Preserving an Open Internet: Rules to Promote Competition and Protect Main Street Consumers.” A panel of four witnesses testify at the...
Community Solutions To Breaking The Cycle Of Heroin And Opioid Addiction - 03/17/2014
The hearing, “Community Solutions To Breaking The Cycle Of Heroin And Opioid Addiction,” will feature testimony from law enforcement and public health officials. The witnesses for the hearing will be: Tristram Coffin, U.S. Attorney for...
2014 Congressional Priorities - 01/03/2014
Senator Patrick Leahy discusses his congressional priorities for early 2014. 
Patent Law Abuse Protections - 12/04/2013
Senator Patrick Leahy discusses his bipartisan legislation to crack down on so-called “patent trolls.” Leahy’s bill would protect businesses from well-financed shell corporations abusing the patent system by threatening lawsuits...
Funding for Lake Champlain Sea Lamprey Control - 07/19/2013
Senator Patrick Leahy announces continued funding for parasitic sea lamprey control on Lake Champlain, discussing new data demonstrating that the 20+ year control program is achieving new levels of success as reflected in the improved condition of...
Address to Albany College of Pharmacy Graduates - 05/19/2013
Senator Patrick Leahy delivers commencement remarks and receives an honorary doctorate during ceremonies honoring the first class to graduate from the Albany College of Pharmacy’s Vermont campus. Leahy, the Senate’s most senior member,...