February 25, 2015Press Item
When Congress provided for home rule for the District of Columbia more than forty years ago, the objective was to provide residents of our nation’s capital the ability to govern their own local affairs, just as Americans in every other state, county, and municipality do.
February 25, 2015Press Item
I appreciate this opportunity to talk about how the budget resolution for Fiscal Year 2016 ought to guide our country in the direction of growth that is felt broadly, expanded opportunity, and a more competitive economy not just for today but for generations to come
February 25, 2015Press Item
I was proud to join Financial Services Committee Ranking Member Maxine Waters, Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee Ranking Member Gwen Moore, and Rep. Denny Heck in introducing a seven-year reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. Businesses across the country benefit from the support they receive from the Bank, which helps them access and compete in overseas markets.
February 25, 2015Press Item
The Republicans pledged to America that they would not join together very controversial issues with non-controversial issues.
February 24, 2015The Daily Whip
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February 20, 2015Press Item
With just one week left before the Department of Homeland Security runs out of funding, Congress must act swiftly to pass a clean funding measure to ensure our homeland security agencies have the resources needed to meet the challenges we face. 
February 18, 2015Press Item
I’ve had the privilege of serving with Rep. Janice Hahn for the past four years, and, in addition to being a good friend, she has been an outstanding Member of the House Democratic Caucus. 
February 18, 2015Press Item
Once again, the statistics for this year’s open enrollment period in the federal and state-based health insurance marketplaces demonstrate that Americans are taking advantage of the Affordable Care Act to access quality coverage for themselves, their families, and their employees. 
February 17, 2015Press Item
I was disappointed that a judge in Texas issued a stay this morning to delay the President's executive actions on deferred action.
February 13, 2015Press Item
There are just two weeks left until the Department of Homeland Security will run out of funding, and it’s time for Republicans to stop playing partisan games with our national security. 
February 12, 2015Press Item
Mr. Speaker, the Congress has five legislative days left until February 27.