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November 18, 2009The Nightly Whip
Considered and Passed: H.R. 3791 - Fire Grants Reauthorization Act of 2009 (Rep. Mitchell – Science and Technology, 5 Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules, 3 Postponed Suspension Votes
November 18, 2009The Daily Whip
H.R. 2781 - To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Molalla River in Oregon, as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, H.R. 3961 - Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act of 2009
November 19, 2009Press Item
Today, House Republicans held a meeting of the Republican Economic Solutions Group to discuss their “ideas to reinvigorate the economy and create jobs.”
November 17, 2009The Daily Whip
Suspensions, H.R. 3791 - Fire Grants Reauthorization Act of 2009
November 16, 2009The Daily Whip
Suspensions, Possible Consideration of a Motion to Go To Conference on H.R. 2847 – Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
November 17, 2009Press Item
Statutory “pay-as-you-go” (PAYGO) is a primary focus of the Democratic Congress and a priority of President Obama’s.
November 17, 2009Press Item
House Democrats recognize the hardship facing millions of Americans during this recession, and have worked with President Obama to help create jobs and address the economic downturn.
November 16, 2009The Nightly Whip
Passed: 5 Suspension Bills
November 13, 2009Press Item
President Obama announced that the White House will hold an economic forum in December to bring together CEOs, small business owners, economists, financial experts, and representatives from labor unions and nonprofit groups to discuss job creation and begin to build consensus on additional action to create jobs and help our economy continue to recover.
November 13, 2009The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, H.R. 2781 - To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Molalla River in Oregon, as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, H.R. 3791 - Fire Grants Reauthorization Act of 2009, H.R. 3961 - Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act of 2009
November 12, 2009Press Item
The fight over the future of the U.S. health-care system is heading outside the Beltway this week, as groups on all sides take advantage of Congress's Veterans Day recess to put pressure on lawmakers...
November 10, 2009Press Item
President Obama suggested Monday that he was not comfortable with abortion restrictions inserted into the House version of major health care legislation, and he prodded Congress to revise them...
November 10, 2009Press Item
Today’s hearing held by Chairman Conrad and Ranking Member Gregg was an acknowledgement that the deficit is a serious concern for all Americans.
November 10, 2009Press Item
I am pleased that the Obama Administration is continuing to focus on the dire situation in Sudan.
November 10, 2009Press Item
Veterans Day is a day to honor all Americans who have answered the nation’s highest call of duty.
November 7, 2009Press Item
Today, the House passed the Affordable Health Care For America Act.