Press Releases

Warner, Kaine Urge President Obama to 'Ban the Box' on Federal Job Applications

Sixteen states including Virginia have already begun to implement “ban the box” hiring practices to expand job opportunities and reduce recidivism

May 11 2015

Sens. Warner and Kaine joined 25 of their Senate colleagues today in urging President Obama to expand job opportunities and reduce recidivism by taking executive action and requiring federal contractors and federal agencies to “ban the box” on job applications.

Sens. Warner & Kaine Introduce Virginian Patricia Millett at Judicial Confirmation Hearing

Alexandrian nominated for D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals

Jul 10 2013

Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine today introduced Alexandria resident Patricia Millett at a confirmation hearing in support of her nomination to the District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals. In their remarks, both Senators noted Millett’s extensive legal experience and public and community service.