Tagged Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

How Investing in Our Fisheries Pays Off

By Lee Crockett of the Pew Environment Group. Sometimes, an idea comes forward in Washington that actually brings together people who normally disagree. The Fisheries Investment and Regulatory Relief Act (FIRRA) of 2012 does that and more. This bipartisan bill would provide financial support to fishermen and improve management of our oceans. … More Info »

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse Talks Fish

Tricia K. Jedele is Vice President and Director of CLF Rhode Island. On the Senate Floor yesterday, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse from Rhode Island spoke in defense of science and reason — two subjects often deliberately ignored in the legislative debates … More Info »