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February 17, 2009Press Item
House leaders issue statements following GM and Chrysler submitting their restructuring plans to the Treasury Department.
February 18, 2009Press Item
The impact of the housing crisis has been widespread and deep, devastating homeowners and communities throughout the nation, and launching the worst economic decline since the Great Depression.
February 18, 2009Press Item
Today, President Obama unveiled a new Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan to address the home mortgage crisis and prevent seven to nine million Americans from losing their homes.
February 20, 2009Press Item
I want to commend President Obama for convening a fiscal summit next week, demonstrating his commitment to restoring fiscal responsibility.
February 17, 2009Press Item
President Obama’s announcement that he will send troop reinforcements to Afghanistan is the first step toward refocusing on the security and stabilization of that nation.
February 12, 2009Press Item
Bill text and summary American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Conference Report.
February 13, 2009Press Item
Today, after weeks of debate, and in the depths of an economic crisis that has already claimed more than three and a half million American jobs, we begin our recovery.
February 13, 2009Press Item
Today, the House passed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act on a The bill passed on a vote of 246 to 183.
February 13, 2009Press Item
Today, the House passed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act conference report to begin the process of repairing our economy and getting Americans back to work.
February 12, 2009Press Item
The House is scheduled to meet at 9:00 a.m. tomorrow and is expected to proceed directly to consideration of the American Recovery and Reinvestment conference report.
February 11, 2009Press Item
The compromise economic recovery legislation is a victory for the country and for the American people.
February 11, 2009The Daily Whip
Suspensions, H.Res. 157 - Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules, Possible Consideration of H.Res. 158 – Same Day Consideration Rule – Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to the consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, Possible Consideration of the Conference Report to H.R. 1 - American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
February 12, 2009Press Item
Today, we celebrate the 200th birthday of our nation’s 16th President, Abraham Lincoln.
February 12, 2009Press Item
Every four or eight years, we have a transition to a new Administration. But the transition we marked last month was a special one.
February 11, 2009Press Item
Today, we honor a man who has sat in this chamber for nearly a quarter of its existence: John Dingell of Michigan.
February 11, 2009Press Item
Throughout the debate on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, House Republicans have played political games to cover their opposition to critical economic recovery legislation and their lack of a serious alternative.
February 11, 2009Press Item
House Members spoke on the House Floor today in celebration of Congressman John Dingell, who today become the longest-serving member of the U.S. House of Representatives.
February 10, 2009Press Item
As Secretary Geithner recognizes, our financial crisis was brought on, in large part, by ‘individuals, businesses, and governments [that] borrowed beyond their means.’
February 10, 2009Press Item
House leaders respond to the Obama Administration’s plan to overhaul the bank rescue plan for the financial sector.
February 9, 2009Press Item
We are here today to be honest with the American people. They need to know that this economic crisis will not end overnight. And they need to know one of the prime reasons why: the deep, deep fiscal hole we have inherited after eight years of former President Bush’s recklessness.