December 6, 2007Press Item
First, let me state the obvious: Without question, the Alternative Minimum Tax is not working as originally intended.
December 6, 2007Press Item
Let us hope, many years from now, that this day – December 6, 2007 – will be remembered by future generations as the date upon which this new direction 110th Congress took an historic step in moving our nation toward real energy independence and casting off the bonds of dependency that threaten America’s national, economic and environmental security.
December 6, 2007Press Item
I am pleased to learn of Secretary Paulson’s plan to aid borrowers at risk for foreclosure as the result of interest rate resets scheduled to impact nearly two million homeowners.
November 30, 2007Press Item
After consultations today, Democratic leaders in Congress have decided to send bipartisan legislation that would ensure that 10 million low-income American children receive the health insurance coverage that they need and deserve to the White House.
December 1, 2007Press Item
I would like to commend the efforts of Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Dingell, Senators Inouye and Stevens, and the other Members of Congress who have spent countless hours in the critical effort to aggressively increase CAFE standards without jeopardizing American jobs.
December 3, 2007The Daily Whip
Suspensions; Go to conference on Inteligence Authorization
December 4, 2007Press Item
The President, once again, reiterated his demand for a blank check for the war in Iraq – a blank check that the American people and Democrats in Congress oppose.
December 4, 2007The Daily Whip
Energy, Defense and Suspensions
November 30, 2007The Weekly Whip
November 26, 2007Press Item
The State of Indiana and our nation will long be indebted to Congresswoman Carson, a devoted and trail-blazing public official who served in county, state and federal office for more than 35 years.
November 29, 2007Press Item
We are all saddened today by the loss of Congressman Henry Hyde.
November 30, 2007Press Item
Each year on World AIDS Day we have an opportunity to reflect on the progress we have made in the fight against HIV/AIDS, as well as how much is left to be done.
November 21, 2007Press Item
On this Thanksgiving Day, Americans from coast to coast will give their thanks for the many blessings that have been bestowed upon us as citizens of this great nation -- including our hard-won rights and liberties, and the opportunities and equality that we enjoy.
November 26, 2007Press Item
Senate Republicans once again blocked a bill that would provide funding for our troops while directing a change in course in the Iraq war
November 15, 2007Press Item
The Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act is another step in Congress’ efforts to respond to the mortgage crisis facing our nation.
November 14, 2007Press Item
Predatory Lending, FISA, Labor-HHS
November 9, 2007Press Item
Today the House passed legislation protecting 23 million American families from the Alternative Minimum Tax, and providing middle-class tax relief to millions more.