Currently showing only: Tax and Appropriations
November 14, 2007Press Item
Predatory Lending, FISA, Labor-HHS
November 9, 2007Press Item
Today the House passed legislation protecting 23 million American families from the Alternative Minimum Tax, and providing middle-class tax relief to millions more.
November 13, 2007Press Item
The President's veto of this critical legislation that addresses domestic priorities such as health care, education, and medical research is the clearest possible demonstration of his misguided priorities and hollow rhetoric on fiscal responsibility.
November 7, 2007Press Item
Appropriations; Homeowner protection
November 8, 2007Press Item
Tax Relief and Motion to Go To Conference On The Defense Authorization Bill
November 6, 2007Press Item
Mr. Speaker, I first want to thank the Chairman of the Appropriations Committee, David Obey – who also chairs the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education – for his hard work and vision in putting this appropriations conference report together.
November 2, 2007Press Item
October 31, 2007Press Item
This week, Democrats will move forward a package of bills that invest in the nation’s top priorities.
October 30, 2007Press Item
Today, rather than working with Democrats and Republicans in Congress who are determined to extend health insurance to 10 million low-income, working-class American children, the top two Republican leaders in the House of Representatives chose to stand with the one person who constitutes the biggest obstacle to providing that health coverage – President Bush.
October 30, 2007Press Item
Today, the House passed legislation extending the Internet tax moratorium for seven years, the longest extension since the moratorium began.
October 25, 2007Press Item
President Bush waited until he had vetoed a relatively inexpensive children’s health insurance bill before asking for tens of billions of dollars more for his misadventure in Iraq.
October 29, 2007Press Item
Tomorrow the House will bring the Senate version of H.R. 3678, the Internet Tax Freedom Act Amendments Act of 2007, to the Floor under suspension of the rules.
October 29, 2007Press Item
Small Business and Suspensions
October 18, 2007Press Item
The GOP has had a rough month.
October 23, 2007Press Item
October 9, 2007Press Item
Housing and Tax Collection
October 5, 2007Press Item
Suspensions; railroad safety; taxes
September 28, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) will address the National Press Club today to discuss the upcoming appropriations battle and larger fiscal issues.