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October 1, 2015Press Item
I know [Majority Leader McCarthy] doesn't want us to lose jobs. I know he's quoted as saying that the people's voice ought to be heard. 
October 1, 2015Press Item
This is my 35th year in the Congress of the United States. I don't know that I voted against, prior to this year, either a defense appropriation bill or defense authorization bill. 
October 1, 2015Press Item
Yesterday’s comment by Chairman Chaffetz of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee that there is no evidence that Planned Parenthood broke any laws provides yet another reason why Congress should not create a select committee to investigate that organization, which three House standing committees are already examining closely without finding any wrongdoing.  
October 1, 2015Press Item
Majority Leader McCarthy’s comments Tuesday evening on the link between the creation of the Select Committee on Benghazi and partisan political attacks against former Secretary Clinton were both disturbing and revelatory.  
September 30, 2015Press Item
The House and Senate have now passed a clean, short-term funding bill to avert a shutdown through December 11. 
September 29, 2015Press Item
Uncertainty over the Bank’s future has already lead businesses to announce jobs being moved overseas. 
September 29, 2015Press Item
I’m excited to be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and the tremendous contributions Latinos have made to this country throughout its history.
September 25, 2015Press Item
During the nearly five years of his speakership and throughout his twenty-five years in Congress, John Boehner has been a true gentleman and a consistent advocate for the enduring American principle that hard work ought to lead to opportunity.
September 25, 2015Press Item
I don’t think there's any doubt that the Democrats are going to cooperate in keeping the government open, if, in fact, we have a reasonable alternative. It won’t be an alternative that either party likes in terms of funding levels.