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October 31, 2007Press Item
This week, Democrats will move forward a package of bills that invest in the nation’s top priorities.
October 30, 2007The Daily Whip
Trade, Labor, Health and Human Services, Education
October 31, 2007Press Item
While it may be fitting for President Bush to trot out bogeymen on Halloween, his comments today are a clear sign that he is isolated and desperate in his attempt to block bipartisan legislation extending health insurance to 10 million low-income American children.
October 31, 2007Press Item
When TAA was established in 1962, it represented a commitment to ensure the viability of American workers adversely affected by international trade.
October 30, 2007Press Item
Today, rather than working with Democrats and Republicans in Congress who are determined to extend health insurance to 10 million low-income, working-class American children, the top two Republican leaders in the House of Representatives chose to stand with the one person who constitutes the biggest obstacle to providing that health coverage – President Bush.
October 30, 2007Press Item
Today, the House passed legislation extending the Internet tax moratorium for seven years, the longest extension since the moratorium began.
October 25, 2007Press Item
President Bush waited until he had vetoed a relatively inexpensive children’s health insurance bill before asking for tens of billions of dollars more for his misadventure in Iraq.
October 29, 2007Press Item
Tomorrow the House will bring the Senate version of H.R. 3678, the Internet Tax Freedom Act Amendments Act of 2007, to the Floor under suspension of the rules.
October 29, 2007Press Item
Small Business and Suspensions
October 26, 2007Press Item
Suspensions; TAA; Mining; Small Business
October 26, 2007Press Item
This week, the House kept its promise to act quickly to pass new bipartisan legislation that will provide health insurance to 10 million low-income children after House Republicans sustained the President's veto last week.
October 26, 2007Press Item
The House approved a revised bill to finance the children’s health insurance program yesterday by a 265-to-142 margin — a strong mandate, but still not enough to overcome another promised veto by President Bush.
October 18, 2007Press Item
The GOP has had a rough month.
October 25, 2007Press Item
Mr. Speaker, before I discuss the substance of this underlying bill, let me again address some of the concerns that have been raised regarding the scheduling of this important vote on this day.
October 23, 2007The Daily Whip
Parks and Public Lands, Native Hawaiian
October 24, 2007Press Item
Today’s CBO report estimating the Iraq war could cost a total of $1.9 trillion is another dramatic demonstration of this Administration’s gross incompetence in failing to adequately prepare for this war.
October 24, 2007Press Item
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a new report on the cost of the war in Iraq.