Senator Patrick Leahy



Programs, press conferences, appearances, conferences, workshops, etc., sponsored by Senator Leahy. Contact:

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-10-30
Format: 2020-10-30
Celebration of the Passage of Leahy’s America Invents Act - 03/11/2011
Senator Patrick Leahy and IBM officials celebrate passage of Leahy’s America Invents Act, a bill that will make the first major upgrade to federal patent law in 60 years. IBM Essex officials will also discuss patents on components of the...
New Effort to Exempt Vermont Interstates from Federal Truck Weight Laws - 01/24/2011
Senator Patrick Leahy and supporters of exempting Vermont and Maine interstates from federal truck weight laws kick off a new effort.   Leahy and Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine) introduced new bipartisan truck-weight legislation.  ...
Ice Safety and Coast Guard Ice Rescue Capabilities - 01/18/2011
U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy, and Admiral Daniel Neptun, Commander of the First Coast Guard District, discuss ice safety and Coast Guard ice rescue capabilities.
New Broadband Infrastructure To Help Facilitate Lake Research Between Universities - 10/28/2010
U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy, University of Vermont President Daniel Fogel, representatives of Vermont’s EPSCoR program, and representatives of TelJet Longhaul announce a multi-million dollar federal investment in fiber optic technology...
Vermont Congressional Delegation-Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act - 10/21/2010
Vermont NEA State Convention press conference on reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act; Senator Leahy, Senator Sanders and Congressman Welch.  Burlington High School.
National Telecommunications Information Administration Awards $47 Million for Building Broadband Infrastructure in Vermont - 07/02/2010
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke with Senator Leahy, Senator Sanders,  Representative Welch and Governor Douglas on the National Telecommunications Information Administration (NTIA) awarding of a $33.4 million grant to the...
Leahy and Sanders Discuss One of First Benefits Under New Health Insurance Reform Law - 06/07/2010
Senators Sanders and Leahy, Vermont AARP Director Gary Marchildon, and a representative of Congressman Peter Welch, discuss rebates under the newly enacted health insurance reform law, to help seniors fill the Medicare prescription drug program...
VT Air Guard Opening New Advanced F-16 Mission Training Center - 06/04/2010
The Vermont Air National Guard formally opens its new, state of the art Air National Guard F-16 Mission Training Center with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.  Senior military leadership of the Vermont Air Guard, National Guard Bureau and the United...
Comcast Digital Connectors Program - 06/04/2010
Senator Leahy joins officials from Comcast and the Burlington Boys & Girls Club to announce the Comcast Digital Connectors Program, which expands broadband access to low-income youths.  Leahy has championed Boys & Girls Clubs through...
Senator Leahy Press Conference with Leaders from BioTek and Immucor - 04/26/2010
Senator Patrick Leahy holds a Press Conference with Briar Alpter, President and CEO of Winooski's BioTek Intruments, Inc, Adam Alpert, BioTek's Vice-President and Theresa Heflin, Marketing Vice-President of BioTek's partner Immuco, Inc.  Leahy...
Press Conference- Cormorant Control, French Senate, U.S. Supreme Court Appointment - 04/14/2010
Senator Leahy announces FY 2010 funding for cormorant control, sea lamprey and invasive species prevention, at USDA Cormorant and Lake Champlain Fishing Workshop. Followed by: Extending Vermont’s greetings to the delegation from the Senate of...
'The Eye of Senator Leahy' - A Front Row Seat to History - 03/20/2010
U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy has served Vermont for 35 years in the Nation’s Capital — years that have given him a front row seat to innumerable historic events and extraordinary access to the world’s most remarkable leaders and...
Funding for Simulation Training Program - 03/08/2010
Senator Patrick Leahy announces the funding for a 'Simulator Training Program', a collaboration among Fletcher Allen, the University of Vermont, and the Vermont National Guard.
Tour of Microstrain Inc. in Williston - 11/16/2009
Senator Leahy tours the Williston high tech firm Microstrain and announces major funding for production of sensors used to provide data on the safety of U.S. Navy aircraft.
Tour of Triosyn Corp. in Williston - 11/16/2009
Senator Leahy tours the Williston high tech firm Triosyn and announces funding for production of a wound dressing that will significantly reduce infections.

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