Tax and Appropriations

Week of June 16, 2003

For Immediate Release:

June 16, 2003

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» Please view below the "Weekly Whip" outlining the Floor Schedule for the week of June 16, 2003.

Floor items that you may want to do press on:

H.R. 8 - Estate Tax Repeal Permanency Act

H.R. 1528 - Taxpayer Protection and IRS Accountability Act


H.R. 8 - Estate Tax Repeal Permanency Act

Week of July 21, 2003

For Immediate Release:

July 21, 2003

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» Please view the "Weekly Whip" outlining the Floor Schedule for the week of July 21, 2003.

Floor items that you may want to do press on:

Week of October 27, 2003

For Immediate Release:

October 27, 2003

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» Please view "The Weekly Whip" for the week of October 27, 2003.

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

Week of September 15, 2003

For Immediate Release:

September 15, 2003

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» Please view the "Weekly Whip" outlining the Floor Schedule for the week of September 15, 2003.

Floor items that you may want to do press on:

     •   H.R. 7 - Charitable Giving Act of 2003

     •   H.R. 2115 - Century of Aviation FAA reauthorization Conference Report

Week of October 20, 2003

For Immediate Release:

October 20, 2003

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» Please view "The Weekly Whip" for the week of October 20, 2003.

Floor items that you may want to do press on for the week of October 20th:

Week of October 13, 2003

For Immediate Release:

October 13, 2003

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» Please view "The Weekly Whip" for the week of October 13, 2003.

**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. 

Floor items that you may want to do press on:

The Republicans’ Fiscal Flip-Flop

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

For Immediate Release:

June 3, 2004

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

 

STUDY SHOWS REPUBLICAN TAX “CUTS” WILL ACTUALLY INCREASE TAXES

New Report Demonstrates Link between Tax Cuts for the Wealthy and Increases for the Middle Class

For Immediate Release:

June 2, 2004

Contact:Stacey Farnen
202-225-3130

WASHINGTON – House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) released the following statement in response to an important study released today at a press conference with the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center and the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP).  The joint report examines the effects of the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts, illustrating that while wealthy taxpayers benefited from the tax cuts, low- and middle-income households are likely to lose significantly once costs of the tax cuts are paid for:

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House Dems Chide GOP On Legislative Record

For Immediate Release:

May 20, 2004

Contact:Staff

CongressDaily

Top House Democrats, including House Minority Leader Pelosi and House Minority Whip Hoyer, today will highlight major bills Congress has failed to pass this session, including a reauthorization of surface transportation programs, a repeal of the foreign sales corporation/extraterritorial income tax scheme, a comprehensive energy package and a full, five-year FY05 budget resolution.