Troop 331 from Holmdel, NJ spend the day in Washington, DC. The group visited the Capitol and met with Senator Menendez during their visit. Senator Menendez presented the troop with a book on 100 years of Boy Scout activities for the troop's archives.
Senators Menendez, Sherrod Brown, Jeanne Shaheen and Barbara Boxer hold a press conference to discuss The Clean Energy Jobs and Oil Spill Accountability Act introduced by Democrats earlier this week. This crucial legislation will create jobs, lower consumers’ energy costs, protect the environment, and hold BP accountable for the Gulf Coast oil spill.
At a press conference in Times Square, Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) announced they will be holding a hearing in the Senate to investigate the release of the Lockerbie bomber.
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Senator Bob Menendez announce new projects under President Obama's economic recovery plan in Ellis Island. The projects will help stimulate the economy, create jobs and put residents back to work while preserving the historic site.
Senate Democratic Steering Committee Chair Debbie Stabenow and Senator Menendez hold a press conference to discuss how Republicans have tried to stop the creation of millions of American jobs. From opposing tax cuts for small businesses to opposing clean energy jobs to protecting tax loopholes for CEOs, Senate Republicans have tried to kill policies that are creating jobs across the country. Democrats are standing up for the middle class, and will continue to work to create jobs and get our economy back on track.