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May 19, 2015Press Item
I thank Secretary Castro for joining the Task force today to discuss how HUD is working to expand access to housing, help more Americans attain homeownership, and alleviate poverty in our communities.
May 19, 2015Press Item
I rise in support of this sixty-day extension, because it's essential that we do this. The consequences of not doing it would be very, very negative. 
May 18, 2015Press Item
Today, I join in marking the fiftieth anniversary of the launch of Head Start, one of the Johnson Administration's key anti-poverty initiatives and still one of the most important investments we make toward closing the achievement gap. 
May 14, 2015Press Item
We’re talking about young people who have grown up in this country, loving this country, believing in its values, who want to serve their country and to protect the freedoms and democracy that they have enjoyed.
May 14, 2015Press Item
 want to congratulate Senator Cardin, the Ranking Member of the Foreign Relations Committee, for his hard work to reach this compromise with Chairman Corker.
May 13, 2015Press Item
This National Women’s Health Week, take a look at how the Affordable Care Act is helping women across the country lead healthier lives by providing access to quality, affordable health care:
May 13, 2015Press Item
I am so very pleased to be here with all of you and Richard [Liu] and certainly [Representative] Judy Chu and [Representative] Mike Honda, who do such an extraordinary job in leading your [Congressional Asian Pacific American] Caucus and in making sure that all of us understand the issues of great importance to all Americans but particularly to Asian Pacific Americans and to make us sensitive to their concerns.
May 13, 2015Press Item
Today, House Democrats and Republicans came together to pass legislation that will protect Americans’ civil liberties while ensuring that law enforcement and homeland security agencies have the tools they need to keep our country safe. 
May 13, 2015Press Item
I was very saddened to learn of the tragic derailment last night in Philadelphia. 
May 13, 2015Press Item
I was honored to receive the Navy’s Distinguished Public Service Award yesterday from Secretary Mabus. 
May 13, 2015Press Item
I want to thank Rep. Gallego for working to include an amendment in the defense authorization bill to encourage the Secretary of Defense to consider allowing DREAMers to serve in the military – and I want to thank him for his service to our nation as a Marine as well.