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November 7, 2009The Daily Whip
H.R. 3962 - Affordable Health Care for America Act
November 5, 2009Press Item
Today, the House passed the Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act to the President for his signature.
November 7, 2009Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) discussed health care reform with several news outlets this morning.
November 7, 2009Press Item
Soon, each one of us is going to look into his or her conscience and vote on this bill.
November 6, 2009Press Item
an interactive "choose-your-own-adventure" style program to learn how H.R.3962, the Affordable Health Care for America Act, will affect you...
November 6, 2009The Nightly Whip
Considered and Passed: H.R. 2868 - Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act of 2009, 5 Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules, 9 Postponed Suspension Votes
November 5, 2009Press Item
The endorsements of the AARP and AMA – two of the most trusted groups representing our nation’s seniors and doctors – are truly significant.
November 5, 2009The Daily Whip
Suspensions, Complete Consideration of H.R. 2868 - Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act of 2009
November 6, 2009Press Item
Today’s news that the unemployment rate has surpassed 10% is unacceptable.
November 6, 2009Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer predicted passage of a health care overhaul bill would come Saturday evening even as House Democrats worked Friday to corral the needed votes to pass the measure...
November 6, 2009Press Item
Today, the President signed the Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act into law, which extends unemployment benefits to those who have been jobless for a long period of time, provides tax incentives to prospective homebuyers, and includes tax cuts for struggling businesses.
November 5, 2009Press Item
I stood with Members of the Tri-Caucus last month to register our strong opposition to the Vitter-Bennett amendment.
November 4, 2009Press Item
I am pleased the Senate has passed legislation that is vital to Americans who have lost their jobs as a result of the deepest recession in over three-quarters of a century.
November 4, 2009The Nightly Whip
Considered and Passed: H.R. 3639 - Expedited CARD Reform for Consumers Act of 2009, 7 Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules, 4 Postponed Suspension Votes
November 4, 2009The Daily Whip
Begin Consideration of H.R. 2868 - Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act of 2009, Suspensions
November 5, 2009Press Item
A year ago this week, Barack Obama was elected president in the midst of the greatest economic crisis in a generation.
November 5, 2009Press Item
Democratic leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives hustled on Thursday to count votes and round up support for a sweeping healthcare overhaul that was headed to a close floor vote on Saturday...
November 4, 2009Press Item
People with pre-existing medical conditions would pay up to 50 percent more for insurance coverage under a draft version of House Republicans’ health care plan...
November 3, 2009The Nightly Whip
Passed: 6 Suspension Bills; Postponed: 5 Suspension Votes
November 3, 2009The Daily Whip
H.R. 3639 - Expedited CARD Reform for Consumers Act of 2009, Suspensions
November 3, 2009Press Item
With the completion of the Manager’s Amendment to the Affordable Health Care for America Act, we are now in the final stage of moving this critical bill through the House.
November 4, 2009Press Item
House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer spoke at a Helsinki Commission event this morning marking the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
November 4, 2009Press Item
Today, Democrats kept up the fight to protect consumers who are struggling to recover from the deep recession.
November 3, 2009Press Item
I rise to voice my objection to the unbalanced and inaccurate Report of the United Nations Fact Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict, otherwise known as the Goldstone Report.