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January 26, 2010Press Item
I am very pleased that General Motors has decided not to challenge the binding arbitration process for terminated dealers.
January 26, 2010Press Item
It’s unfortunate that a majority of Senate Republicans chose to block an attempt today to create a bipartisan fiscal commission that would set a long-term path to a balanced budget.
January 25, 2010Press Item
It was with real sadness that I learned today of the death of Senator Charles ‘Mac’ Mathias.
January 26, 2010Press Item
When President Obama spoke to the Democratic Caucus this month, he took a moment to remind each of us how and why we were called to public service: ‘We were willing to stand up in the public square, risk loss, risk embarrassment, because we knew in our hearts that something wasn’t right.’
January 23, 2010Press Item
I appreciate President Obama's announcement today reiterating his support for statutory paygo and affirming support for a fiscal commission.
January 25, 2010Press Item
The Obama administration tried Sunday to steady itself and its top domestic priority after last week's stunning Massachusetts Senate upset, as a top White House official vowed to move ahead with comprehensive healthcare legislation...
January 25, 2010Press Item
Today, CNN released a report entitled, “Stimulus got me my job,” demonstrating the positive impact that the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act is having by creating and saving jobs for Americans across the country.
January 22, 2010Press Item
Even as Speaker Nancy Pelosi affirmed her commitment to pass far-reaching health care legislation this year, members of Congress and health policy experts began Thursday to deal with the reality that a smaller bill would have a better chance...
January 21, 2010Press Item
Still reeling from Tuesday’s Bay State shocker, White House aides began floating a scaled-down approach to salvage health reform Wednesday...
January 21, 2010Press Item
Today’s Supreme Court’s decision is a departure from precedent, tilting the playing field for corporations at the expense of individual Americans.
January 22, 2010Press Item
While the American housing market continues to rebound, this week new “applications for building permits, an indicator of future house-building, rose by 10.9% in December and were 15.8% higher than a year earlier.”
January 22, 2010The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, H.R. 4474 - Idaho Wilderness Water Facilities Act, H.R. 3726 - Castle Nugent National Historic Site Establishment Act of 2010
January 22, 2010Press Item
After months of working with the White House and the Senate, I am pleased that we are closer than ever to putting in place fiscal responsibility measures that will help get our nation back on the path to fiscal balance.
January 19, 2010The Daily Whip
H.Res. 1017 – Rule providing for consideration of the bills (H.R. 3254 ) - Taos Pueblo Indian Water Rights Settlement Act – (H.R. 3342 ) - Aamodt Litigation Settlement Act – and (H.R. 1065 ) - White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2009, Suspensions
January 20, 2010Press Item
I join my colleagues in expressing my sorrow over last week’s earthquake, which shattered the lives of so many of the people of Haiti.
January 20, 2010Press Item
President Obama may have come up short in making his case to the American people for his sweeping health-care overhaul, White House spokesman Robert Gibbs acknowledged yesterday...
January 20, 2010The Daily Whip
H.R. 3254 – Taos Pueblo Indian Water Rights Settlement Act, H.R. 3342 – Aamodt Litigation Settlement Act, H.R. 1065 – White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2009
January 19, 2010Press Item
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says that Congress will soon produce a health overhaul bill, regardless of who wins the Massachusetts special Senate election...
January 19, 2010The Nightly Whip
8 Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules, 2 Postponed Suspension Votes
January 15, 2010The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, H.R. 1065 – White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2009, H.R. 3254 – Taos Pueblo Indian Water Rights Settlement Act, H.R. 3342 – Aamodt Litigation Settlement Act