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October 18, 2007Press Item
Mr. Speaker, the moment of truth has arrived. And now, our Republican friends have a very clear choice that they must make.
October 19, 2007The Weekly Whip
ENDA; INTERIOR BILLS
October 14, 2007Press Item
The House is poised this week to take up a carefully crafted revision to the law that addresses the administration's valid complaint about the old statute: that because of technological changes in international communications, intelligence agencies were being required to go through the time-consuming process of obtaining court orders to eavesdrop on foreign targets.
October 16, 2007The Daily Whip
FISA; RAILROAD SAFETY
September 28, 2007Press Item
Today I addressed the National Press Club to discuss the differences between the Democratic-led Congress and President Bush on this year's appropriations bills; the stark comparison between Democrats and Republicans on fiscal responsibility; and the long-term fiscal challenges facing our nation.
October 15, 2007Press Item
CORRUPTION IN IRAQ, FREE FLOW OF INFORMATION ACT, SUSPENSIONS
October 13, 2007Press Item
This week, two House committees made good on a Democratic promise to approve new privacy protections for Americans innocently caught up in the eavesdropping on suspected terrorists by the National Security Agency.
October 12, 2007The Weekly Whip
SCHIP, FISA, CONTRACTOR ACCOUNTABILITY; RAILROAD SAFETY
October 9, 2007The Daily Whip
Housing and Tax Collection
October 16, 2007Press Item
On Tuesday Democrats introduced the RESTORE Act, which will revise FISA legislation passed in August.
October 3, 2007Press Item
Mortgage reform; MEJA
October 4, 2007Press Item
The report released today by the House Budget Committee and Chairman John Spratt provides concrete evidence that Democrats, in fact, are the party of fiscal discipline in Washington.
October 4, 2007Press Item
This important legislation – the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act – is yet another concrete example of how this Democratic House Majority is focused on common-sense, bipartisan solutions and working to address the priorities of the American people.
October 5, 2007Press Item
Suspensions; railroad safety; taxes
September 28, 2007The Weekly Whip
Defense, Government Accountability, and Infrastructure
September 30, 2007The Daily Whip
Suspensions