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April 22, 2008Press Item
Madam Speaker, it is fitting today that Members on both sides of the aisle join to recognize the founding of our nation’s steadfast friend and ally, the State of Israel; to reconfirm the special bond that exists between our two nations; and to reiterate that the support for Israel in this Congress is bipartisan, overwhelming and stronger than ever.
April 22, 2008Press Item
Today on Equal Pay Day, we mark how far into the year a woman must work, on average, before equaling the amount of money earned by a man during the previous calendar year.
April 22, 2008The Daily Whip
Suspensions, SBIR, Coast Guard Authorization
April 23, 2008Press Item
It is absolutely outrageous that, with seven million more Americans being added to the rolls of the uninsured since President Bush took office, this Administration is actually trying to impose changes to Medicaid regulations that could affect the ability of millions of indigent Americans from receiving the health care they need and deserve.
April 18, 2008The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, Coast Guard Authorization
April 21, 2008Press Item
Tomorrow is the 38th Earth Day, a day to reflect on the progress we’ve made for the health of our planet – and to remember how much more remains to be done.
April 18, 2008Press Item
House Democrats respond to the weak proposal put forward by President Bush on Wednesday to stem global warming.
April 18, 2008Press Item
Hoyer’s credibility among Republicans and conservative Democrats has served as a valuable asset to the Democratic leadership and placed him in the middle of this year’s biggest policy debates.
April 15, 2008The Daily Whip
Farm Bill Extension, Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt, To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act relating to Beach Monitoring, Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act
April 16, 2008Press Item
Last November, I joined Majority Leader Reid, Senator Schumer, and Congresswoman Maloney as the JEC released a report about the costs of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to the American economy.
April 16, 2008Press Item
For more than seven years, President Bush’s position on climate change can best be defined as completely insufficient.
April 16, 2008The Daily Whip
The Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act
April 14, 2008The Daily Whip
Taxpayer Assistance and Simplification Act and Suspensions.
April 15, 2008Press Item
Today, as millions of Americans prepare to file their federal income tax returns by midnight, many will be confounded, confused and, yes, perhaps even cranky because of our unbelievably complicated tax code.
April 10, 2008Press Item
The President’s comments today on the war in Iraq essentially restated – albeit in a more subtle form – what Vice President Cheney said last month: This Administration has every intention of ignoring the will of the American people, who want our troops redeployed in a responsible fashion and who want the Iraqis to take responsibility for the future of their own nation.
April 11, 2008Press Item
Just last week, we marked the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
April 11, 2008The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation, Taxpayer Assistance and Simplification Act, Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act, To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act relating to Beach Monitoring
April 9, 2008The Daily Whip
Beach Protection Act, Relating to the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement
April 7, 2008Press Item
Following a disappointing March jobs report, Democrats are continuing to focus on ways to strengthen our economy that has been weakened by seven years of Republican's fiscally irresponsible policies.
April 8, 2008Press Item
Today, pursuant to the Trade Promotion Authority Act of 2002 (TPA), I introduced the implementing legislation for the U.S.-Columbia Trade Promotion Agreement.
April 8, 2008Press Item
Today, pursuant to the Trade Promotion Authority Act of 2002 (TPA), I introduced the implementing legislation for the U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement.