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May 23, 2017Press Item
I join in congratulating Rep. Mark Pocan on his election as the new Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC). 
May 23, 2017Press Item
It's not real. And frankly, my first thoughts were mirrored by almost every Republican who made a comment on the budget, this is not a real document, it is not a real offer, it's not a starting point.
May 23, 2017Press Item
President Trump’s budget is a litany of broken promises to the American people
May 23, 2017Press Item
Today, President Trump released his budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2018. According to press reports, Trump’s budget makes it clear that he is not fighting for working Americans and their families.
May 23, 2017Press Item
If President Trump indeed asked the Director of National Intelligence and the Director of the National Security Agency to deny collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, it would be a flagrant and astonishing abuse of power.
May 22, 2017Press Item
While we still do not have all the details regarding who was responsible for this evening's heinous attack in Manchester, there must be no doubt that those who instigated or facilitated this attack will face justice. 
May 22, 2017Press Item
Today’s decision by President Trump and House Republicans to prolong the partisan legal battle over cost-sharing reduction payments injects even more uncertainty and instability into insurance markets at a pivotal time. 
May 21, 2017Press Item
The $110 billion arms transfer to Saudi Arabia announced by the White House - possibly as much as $350 billion overall - raises questions that need to be answered.
May 19, 2017Press Item
This week, Congress returned from a District Work Period during which constituents made their opinions on TrumpCare known to House Republicans. 
May 19, 2017Press Item
…I think that Bob Mueller’s appointment was an excellent appointment, which will in fact lead to a very fair, thorough investigation, and the facts will dictate the result, not politics.
May 18, 2017Press Item
I was appalled at visiting Turkish security personnel’s use of violence against peaceful protesters here in Washington earlier this week. 
May 18, 2017Press Item
The Trump-Mulvaney budget is not real. It is a pre-text, and does not come to grips with the challenges confronting America. It is an ideological document, not a document that will ever be utilized. 
May 17, 2017Press Item
In deciding to appoint a special counsel, Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein made the right decision, and the choice of former FBI Director Robert Mueller signals the seriousness with which he believes this investigation must be undertaken.