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Week of March 1, 2004

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March 1, 2004

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The Republican leadership continues to put forward a light Floor Schedule that does not address the fundamental problems facing America– stubborn unemployment, skyrocketing health costs, and struggling schools.

Week of March 15, 2004

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March 15, 2004

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House Republican Leaders have announced another light week on the House Floor.  However, Democratsshould continue talking about the Fiscal Year 2005 Budget.

Fiscal Year 2005 Budget

Week of February 23, 2004

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February 23, 2004

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Once again, the House Republican Leadership has announced an extremely light schedule for the House Floor.  This weak schedule is indicative of what the American people can expect of the GOP controlled Congress this year

Week of October 27, 2003

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October 27, 2003

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Floor items that you may want to do press on for the week of October 27th:

Week of October 13, 2003

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October 13, 2003

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**Please note it is not clear that H.R. 2559 - Military Construction Appropriations Conference Report or H.R. 2691 - Interior Appropriations Conference Report, which are listed on the Weekly Whip, will actually come to the Floor. 

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Week of January 19, 2004

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January 19, 2004

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The Republicans’ Fiscal Flip-Flop

President Bush and Congressional Republicans Flip-Flop on Their Support for "Pay-As-You-Go"

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June 3, 2004

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» A report prepared by the Democratic Whip's Office, June 3, 2004, May 20, 2004

 

HOYER STATEMENT ON RULING THAT PARTIAL BIRTH ABORTION BAN IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL

For Immediate Release:

June 2, 2004

Contact:Stacey Farnen
202-225-3130

WASHINGTON – House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, the lead Democratic sponsor of the Late-Term Abortion Restriction Act, released the following statement today following a ruling by a U.S. District Court that the recently enacted “partial-birth” abortion ban was unconstitutional:
 

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