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October 3, 2008Press Item
Text and summaries of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act
October 3, 2008Press Item
Today’s unemployment report is more discouraging news about the state of our economy. America has lost jobs every month of 2008; September’s loss of 159,000 jobs brings the yearly total to more than three-quarters of a million.
October 2, 2008The Daily Whip
Senate Amendments to H.R. 1424 - Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008, H.Res. 1526 – Same Day Consideration and Suspension Authority Rule, Suspensions
October 2, 2008Press Item
The House will consider the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act tomorrow morning.
October 3, 2008Press Item
Few days in the 27 years I've served in Congress were as remarkable as Monday. It's not every day that Republicans second Barney Frank. It's not every day that Democrats stand and cheer for Minority Leader John Boehner.
September 30, 2008Press Item
Democrats remain focused on how we can work towards a bipartisan response to the economic crisis facing our nation.
September 30, 2008Press Item
I am talking with my House colleagues about the Senate action and how to best proceed taking that into consideration and determining what action in the House will be most successful.
October 1, 2008Press Item
Democrats are continuing to work around the clock in a bipartisan way on legislation to address the economic crisis.
September 29, 2008Press Item
As I said on the House floor, today was a very consequential day. We are facing a severe economic downturn, and it was crucial for Democrats and Republicans to come together to support the financial rescue plan put forward by President Bush and Secretary Paulson.
September 29, 2008Press Item
As you know, about a week and a half ago, the Administration visited Capitol Hill and described the crisis in our financial markets and in our economy. A couple of days later, they presented us with their legislation, and since then we have worked in a bipartisan way to improve that legislation...
September 30, 2008Press Item
Hoyer and White House respond to vote on financial recovery package.
September 26, 2008Press Item
I applaud the House’s passage of the Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act, a bill aimed at curtailing Iranian aggression through sanctions and divestment.
September 29, 2008Press Item
At this time, the House is scheduled to meet at noon on Thursday. However, whether the House will consider legislation regarding the economic crisis has not been determined.
September 29, 2008Press Item
Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 and Adjournment Resolution.
September 26, 2008Press Item
The financial crisis we are facing would have repercussions far beyond Wall Street—it could endanger the economic security of millions. Crisis or not, we are facing an economic downturn that is very real, one that speaks poorly of the President’s economic stewardship.
September 28, 2008Press Item
Text and summaries of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act
September 26, 2008Press Item
Today the House passed the Renewable Energy and Job Creation Tax Act, which will extend and expand tax incentives for renewable energy.
September 24, 2008Press Item
It was imperative that the President explain to Americans, who are rightly frustrated, angry and resistant to offering up their tax dollars, why it is in their best interest to quickly, decisively and boldly respond to the financial crisis on Wall Street.