October 13, 2007Press Item
This week, two House committees made good on a Democratic promise to approve new privacy protections for Americans innocently caught up in the eavesdropping on suspected terrorists by the National Security Agency.
October 12, 2007The Weekly Whip
October 9, 2007The Daily Whip
Housing and Tax Collection
October 16, 2007Press Item
On Tuesday Democrats introduced the RESTORE Act, which will revise FISA legislation passed in August.
October 3, 2007Press Item
Mortgage reform; MEJA
October 4, 2007Press Item
The report released today by the House Budget Committee and Chairman John Spratt provides concrete evidence that Democrats, in fact, are the party of fiscal discipline in Washington.
October 4, 2007Press Item
This important legislation – the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act – is yet another concrete example of how this Democratic House Majority is focused on common-sense, bipartisan solutions and working to address the priorities of the American people.
October 5, 2007Press Item
Suspensions; railroad safety; taxes
September 28, 2007The Weekly Whip
Defense, Government Accountability, and Infrastructure
September 30, 2007The Daily Whip
October 1, 2007Press Item
Majority Leader Hoyer delivers a speech on fiscal responsibility and the upcoming appropriations fight at the National Press Club on Friday, September 28.
October 1, 2007Press Item
Iraq, Burma and Other Suspensions
October 2, 2007The Daily Whip
Improving Gov Accountability, MEJA
October 3, 2007Press Item
The President’s incomprehensible veto of this bipartisan, fiscally responsible legislation – which is supported by strong majorities in the House and Senate, 43 governors, industry groups and the American people – not only violates his own campaign promise in 2004, but also demonstrates a stunning lack of compassion for some of the most vulnerable members of our society.
September 28, 2007Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) will address the National Press Club today to discuss the upcoming appropriations battle and larger fiscal issues.
September 26, 2007The Daily Whip
Flood Insurance
September 26, 2007Press Item
During Hispanic Heritage Month, we celebrate the numerous contributions Hispanic-Americans have made to our nation.
September 27, 2007Press Item
Congressional Democrats hold the political high ground in their battles with President Bush over the budget and children’s health — and plan to press their advantage to the hilt.