Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Senator Boxer spoke at a press conference today in support of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2011, which will support thousands of jobs throughout California and protect airline passengers from lengthy tarmac delays.
Wednesday, January 05, 2011
Senator Boxer was sworn in for her fourth term as a United States Senator by Vice President Joe Biden. The swearing-in took place on the Senate floor followed by a reenactment ceremony in the Old Senate Chamber with her husband Stewart Boxer.
Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Senator Boxer spoke at an enrollment ceremony for the repeal of the military's "Dont' Ask, Don't Tell" policy in the U.S. Capitol.
Thursday, December 16, 2010
Senator Boxer spoke on the Senate floor in support of the New START Treaty, which will strengthen U.S. national security by ensuring that we have inspectors at Russia’s nuclear sites and reducing the number of deployed nuclear weapons on both sides.
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Senator Boxer spoke on the Senate floor on the tax cut package, which included provisions she supported such as middle-class tax cuts, a new payroll tax cut, tax incentives to help businesses create jobs and an extension of federal unemployment benefits.
Monday, December 06, 2010
Senator Boxer speaks on the Senate floor in support of the DREAM Act, which would provide a pathway to citizenship for undocumented students who agree to go to college or serve in the military.
Thursday, December 02, 2010
Senator Boxer spoke on the Senate floor in support of continuing unemployment insurance for two million Americans, including over 400,000 Californians, who will lose their benefits by the end of December.
Thursday, November 18, 2010
Senator Barbara Boxer joined Senate colleagues in a press conference urging for the repeal of the military's Don't Ask Don't Tell policy which forbids military service men and women from serving openly.
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Senator Boxer speaks on the need for increased pipeline safety after the tragic explosion of a gas pipeline in San Bruno, California.
Monday, September 27, 2010
Senator Barbara Boxer spoke in support of a bill to end tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas while giving tax incentives to firms that that create jobs here in America.