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April 15, 2008The Daily Whip
Farm Bill Extension, Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt, To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act relating to Beach Monitoring, Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act
April 16, 2008Press Item
Last November, I joined Majority Leader Reid, Senator Schumer, and Congresswoman Maloney as the JEC released a report about the costs of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to the American economy.
April 16, 2008Press Item
For more than seven years, President Bush’s position on climate change can best be defined as completely insufficient.
April 16, 2008The Daily Whip
The Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act
April 14, 2008The Daily Whip
Taxpayer Assistance and Simplification Act and Suspensions.
April 15, 2008Press Item
Today, as millions of Americans prepare to file their federal income tax returns by midnight, many will be confounded, confused and, yes, perhaps even cranky because of our unbelievably complicated tax code.
April 10, 2008Press Item
The President’s comments today on the war in Iraq essentially restated – albeit in a more subtle form – what Vice President Cheney said last month: This Administration has every intention of ignoring the will of the American people, who want our troops redeployed in a responsible fashion and who want the Iraqis to take responsibility for the future of their own nation.
April 11, 2008Press Item
Just last week, we marked the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
April 11, 2008The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation, Taxpayer Assistance and Simplification Act, Ensuring Continued Access to Student Loans Act, To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act relating to Beach Monitoring
April 9, 2008The Daily Whip
Beach Protection Act, Relating to the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement
April 7, 2008Press Item
Following a disappointing March jobs report, Democrats are continuing to focus on ways to strengthen our economy that has been weakened by seven years of Republican's fiscally irresponsible policies.
April 8, 2008Press Item
Today, pursuant to the Trade Promotion Authority Act of 2002 (TPA), I introduced the implementing legislation for the U.S.-Columbia Trade Promotion Agreement.
April 8, 2008Press Item
Today, pursuant to the Trade Promotion Authority Act of 2002 (TPA), I introduced the implementing legislation for the U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement.
April 8, 2008The Daily Whip
National Landscape Conservation System Act and Suspensions.
April 9, 2008Press Item
Today, General David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker testified before the House Armed Services and Foreign Affairs Committees.
April 2, 2008Press Item
Mr. Speaker, five years ago, the United States made an unprecedented commitment to the people of the world who suffer from HIV and AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis.
April 2, 2008Press Item
Fire Administration.
April 4, 2008Press Item
There’s no question that the economy President Bush will hand off to his successor in January will be worse than the economy he inherited. This President’s economic program – exemplified by today’s very disappointing jobs report – is just further evidence that his policies are failing Americans.
April 4, 2008The Weekly Whip
Beach Protection Act, National Landscape Conservation System Act and Suspensions.
April 1, 2008Press Item
Mr. Speaker, forty years ago this Friday, Martin Luther King, Jr. was murdered. He was an American prophet. He called us to love justice, to love our brothers and sisters of every color. He spoke the truth. But on April 4, 1968, he was taken from us.