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August 1, 2007Press Item
July 31, 2007Press Item
Today the House passed the Honest Leadership and Open Government Act with overwhelming bipartisan support by a vote of 411-8.
July 27, 2007Press Item
Today, the House passed the 9/11 Commission recommendations on how to make America safer.
July 25, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer was joined by several members of the Blue Dog Coalition at a press conference this morning to unveil a new web video illustrating Republican hypocrisy on fiscal responsibility and what Democrats are doing to address the issue.
July 24, 2007Press Item
On July 24th, the federal minimum wage increases for the first time in a decade.
July 17, 2007Press Item
As a result of legislation passed by the Democratic-led Congress, the first increase in the minimum wage in a decade will take place on July 24, 2007.
July 20, 2007Press Item
Yesterday, the Democratic-led House passed the Labor, Health, and Education Appropriations bill, which keeps our promise to reinvest in priorities that are essential to our future.
July 18, 2007Press Item
The NIE report released on July 17 concluded that al-Qaeda has reconstituted. Despite this, Senate Republicans will not change course in Iraq in order to refocus on the war on terror.