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: 2015-09-05
Format: 2015-09-05
Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet - 09/02/2015
Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), welcomes Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet to Vermont for a Peace Corps recruitment event for students at UVM, Middlebury College and Saint Michael’s College. The event highlights UVM’s Peace...
Historic Opening Of U.S. Embassy In Cuba - 08/17/2015
Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), shares insights at his first press availability following his trip to Havana with Secretary Kerry for the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Cuba. Leahy for years has led efforts in Congress, with this and earlier...
New Funding for Vermont Opioid Treatment - 08/07/2015
Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), announces a grant he secured to expand treatment for opioid addiction in Vermont. He will be joined by Kathryn Power, Regional Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA),...
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.