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June 4, 2015Press Item
As you’ve heard, we have just three weeks or twelve legislative days until the Export-Import Bank shuts down – not entirely, as Congressman [Heck] indicated, but for all intents and purposes of new loans. We must not let that happen.
June 3, 2015Press Item
Mr. Speaker, we are now less than a month from the deadline for Congress to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank.
June 2, 2015Press Item
Even as the June 30 deadline to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank’s charter nears, House Republican leaders refuse to take responsible action to reauthorize the Bank.
June 2, 2015Press Item
When Congress passed the Americans with Disabilities Act twenty-five years ago, it represented a seminal moment in the history of civil rights in our country.
June 1, 2015Press Item
It is a time not only for LGBT Americans to celebrate how much has been achieved toward equality but also for the parents, children, siblings, friends, and extended families of LGBT individuals to express pride in their loved ones’ courage and determination to live their lives openly.
June 1, 2015Press Item
"I am deeply disappointed that the new Senate Republican Majority has taken the irresponsible route of allowing key national security protections to expire.
May 27, 2015Press Item
I am extremely concerned by reports of unacceptable conditions for families in detention centers.
May 21, 2015Press Item
We are writing in response to Science, Space and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith’s (R-Texas) op-ed “If everything is a priority, nothing is” (May 18).