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April 16, 2015Press Item
The President’s signing of the Medicare Access and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Reauthorization Act today represents a bipartisan victory for seniors, children, and doctors. 
April 16, 2015Press Item
I am disappointed that House Republicans brought a bill to the Floor today that would add $269 billion to the deficit over the next decade in order to provide an average tax break of $4 million to just 5,400 of the wealthiest families in America each year.
April 16, 2015Press Item
Today, we pause and reflect on the tragedy and inhumanity of the Holocaust and remember the Nazis’ 11 million innocent victims – including 6 million Jews and their vibrant communities that had enriched Europe for centuries. 
April 15, 2015Press Item
The [Oversight and Government Reform Committee] Ranking Member [Elijah Cummings] said this was a bill to solve a nonexistent problem.
April 15, 2015Press Item
Today marks the 100th day of the Republican-led 114th Congress. 
April 15, 2015Press Item
I was proud to be on hand for today's hearing by the Congressional Progressive Caucus on wage stagnation.
April 15, 2015Press Item
Today marks the 100th day of the 114th Congress, and the Republican Majority’s record of dysfunction and partisanship has been deeply disappointing for the American people.
April 15, 2015Press Item
Today is the last opportunity for millions of Americans to file their taxes, and for many it is a reminder of the tangible contribution each of us makes in making the country we love safer, stronger, and more reflective of its core values.
April 14, 2015Press Item
I am pleased that the Senate Foreign Relations Committee has unanimously approved a compromise reached by Senators Cardin and Corker that the Administration has said would be signed if passed by Congress.
April 14, 2015Press Item
Last week, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy sent a legislative memo to his Republican colleagues discussing the priorities House Republicans want to address and legislation they are bringing to the Floor in the coming weeks. 
April 14, 2015Press Item
Today, on Equal Pay Day, we rededicate ourselves to the task of ensuring that working men and women have equal access to the opportunities that allow them to achieve the American Dream.