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January 28, 2014Press Item
“Tonight, President Obama challenged Congress to join him in taking action on the most pressing challenges we face as a nation.
January 28, 2014Press Item
“Today’s vote was yet another waste of time and one more example of House Republicans’ obsession with undermining women’s access to quality, affordable health care.  
January 28, 2014Press Item
Today, House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) joined Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (CA), Reps. Louise Slaughter (NY), and Diana DeGette (CO), along with Ranking House Judiciary Member John Conyers, Jr. (MI),  Ranking House Education and the Workforce Member George Miller (CA), Ranking House Energy and Commerce Member Henry A. Waxman (CA), Ranking House Ways and Means Member Sander Levin (MI), and Ranking House Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice Member Jerrold Nadler (NY) in filing an amicus brief in the United States Supreme Court in Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores and Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp. v Sebelius.
January 28, 2014Press Item
Just weeks after the two-year bipartisan budget agreement was passed, Republicans are once again threatening to play games with our economy and create another manufactured crisis by holding the debt limit hostage to unrelated demands.
January 26, 2014Press Item
The fact is that the Senate passed in a very bipartisan way a comprehensive immigration bill. 
January 23, 2014Press Item
Today's cease-fire in South Sudan is an important step. All parties now need to end the violence that has plagued the country over the past weeks.
January 22, 2014Press Item
"The surest way to strengthen our system of free and fair elections is for the 113th Congress to pass the Voting Rights Amendments Act, which was introduced with bipartisan support last week, without delay.
January 22, 2014Press Item
"The surest way to strengthen our system of free and fair elections is for the 113th Congress to pass the Voting Right Act Amendments Act, which was introduced with bipartisan support last week, without delay. 
January 17, 2014Press Item
“As we mark the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birth, let us recall his inspiring lessons of nonviolence and compassion.  
January 17, 2014Press Item
Today the President laid out new steps to protect the privacy and civil liberties of Americans and increase transparency of surveillance programs, while upholding his responsibility to keep Americans safe from threats emanating from abroad. 
January 16, 2014Press Item
“After the Supreme Court’s decision to invalidate the pre-clearance formula under the Voting Rights Act, Congress must act to restore critical protections for minorities, seniors, and students. 
January 16, 2014Press Item
“I am very disappointed that the Republican Majority has chosen today to hold the 48th vote to undermine or repeal the Affordable Care Act, especially while continuing to ignore a long list of legislative items dealing with our immediate challenges. 
January 15, 2014Press Item
“While today’s omnibus appropriations bill does not fully reflect Democrats’ budget priorities, it is a step in the right direction and a compromise that will avert another government shutdown, which is why I voted for it.
January 15, 2014Press Item
“Thank you very much Mr. Secretary, Senator Kennedy. Ladies and gentlemen, I am convinced Sen. Kennedy is here [in spirit], and I am convinced that he was absolutely right when he turned to Nancy [Pelosi] and said, and to George Miller who have been such champions of the minimum wage, ‘Yes we just passed the minimum wage, now let’s start working on raising the minimum wage.’ Why did he say that?  
January 15, 2014Press Item
“I am pleased that the President is continuing to make investments that support our manufacturing sector a priority.
January 15, 2014Press Item
“For over two decades, Jim Moran has been an outstanding representative for the people of Virginia’s Eighth District.