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March 27, 2009Press Item
Spending on health care represents the fastest growing area of the American economy and our federal budget.
March 27, 2009Press Item
While Republicans expended a great deal of effort to make their budget document look just like President Obama’s, it was missing something rather important: Numbers…or any substance at all.
March 25, 2009The Daily Whip
H.R. 1404 - Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act
March 26, 2009Press Item
The Democratic budget resolution, passed out of committee yesterday, reaffirms President Obama’s and the Democratic Congress’ commitment to a long-term plan to restore fiscal responsibility and advance the priorities of the American people.
March 26, 2009Press Item
Today’s announcement by Secretary Geithner was a positive one, showing President Obama’s commitment to the regulatory reform necessary to strengthen our economy.
March 25, 2009Press Item
Today, the House Budget Committee is marking up the budget resolution, continuing the budget process between the White House and the Congress as we set our priorities for the upcoming year.
March 25, 2009Press Item
As the House Budget Committee takes up the Chairman’s Mark today, please click here for a document outlining budget reconciliation, an optional procedure to align spending and revenues with budget provisions.
March 25, 2009Press Item
The budget resolution before the House Budget Committee today is a solid plan to build on Democratic efforts to restore our nation’s economy.
March 24, 2009The Daily Whip
Suspensions, Senate Amendments to H.R. 146 - Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009
March 24, 2009Press Item
Tonight, President Obama made a strong case for his budget priorities and his Administration’s plan to confront this recession.
March 25, 2009Press Item
Today, the House Budget Committee marked-up the House budget resolution.
March 23, 2009Press Item
House Leaders weighed in on the Administration’s Public-Private Investment Program.
March 24, 2009Press Item
Tomorrow, the House Budget Committee will mark up the budget resolution, continuing the budget process between the White House and the Congress as we set our priorities for the upcoming year.
March 24, 2009Press Item
After passing major legislation through Congress already this year, our Committees are continuing work on critical legislation that will be considered later this spring and summer.
March 23, 2009Press Item
The plan announced by Treasury Secretary Geithner this morning is another positive step toward ending the current financial crisis.
March 23, 2009Press Item
America’s health care system is in need of reform. Millions of Americans are living without health insurance, and millions more are underinsured or barely able to afford the coverage they have.
March 20, 2009Press Item
The Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of the President’s budget blueprint shows larger deficits than those upon which the President’s budget was based.
March 20, 2009Press Item
Today, the Congressional Budget Office issued their analysis of the President’s budget outline.
March 20, 2009The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, Senate Amendments to H.R. 146 - Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009, H.R. 1404 - Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act
March 19, 2009Press Item
Today, the House passed legislation to take back bonuses given to individuals at companies receiving government assistance.
March 17, 2009The Daily Whip
Suspension, H.R. 1388 - Generations Invigorating Volunteerism and Education Act
March 18, 2009Press Item
What has angered so many people about this recession is the perception that its causes are not simply material, but moral.