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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
January 15, 2010Press Item
More than 6.7 million U.S. children don't have health insurance and nearly 25 percent of insured children lack adequate insurance coverage, researchers say...
January 15, 2010Press Item
As we observe the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., I hope that Americans will make the upcoming holiday a day of service to their communities, in honor of a man who gave his life to service.
January 13, 2010Press Item
Today, the White House Council of Economic Advisors released a report to Congress on the economic impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
January 14, 2010Press Item
In the Fall of 2008, taxpayers were asked to provide extraordinary assistance to Wall Street to prevent a complete financial collapse and Democrats insisted that there be a plan for recovering funds lent to banks.