July 24, 2008Press Item
Today 66 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez outlining their continued concerns regarding preparations for the 2010 Decennial Census and urging the Department of Commerce to take measures necessary to ensure a complete and accurate decennial census.
July 23, 2008Press Item
When it comes to economics, none of us is an island. Our prosperity is, and always will be, bound up with the prosperity of our neighbors. And nothing has proved that more than the mortgage crisis that is rocking our economy.
July 18, 2008Press Item
Republicans voted against legislation to increase domestic production of oil and gas.
July 22, 2008Press Item
I strongly welcome the news that the Bosnian Serb leader who helped to orchestrate the ethnic cleansing of Bosnia, Radovan Karadzic, has been arrested in Serbia.
July 22, 2008The Daily Whip
American Housing Rescue and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008, The National Highway Bridge Reconstruction and Inspection Act and Suspensions
July 18, 2008Press Item
American Housing Rescue and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008, The National Highway Bridge Reconstruction and Inspection Act, Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008 and Suspensions.
July 16, 2008The Daily Whip
Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act Motion to Instruct Conferees, Drill Responsibly in Leased Lands (DRILL) Act of 2008
July 17, 2008Press Item
Drill Responsibly in Leased Lands: With Americans being pummeled by $4 a gallon gas, it is high time America did just that. With the passage of the DRILL Act, America will move decisively to increase its domestic oil production—exactly what our friends on the other side of the aisle say we should be doing.
July 15, 2008Press Item
The House overrode the President's veto of the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act today.
July 18, 2008Press Item
House Republicans are headed to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge this weekend, and as usual, it looks like they’re headed in the wrong direction.
July 18, 2008Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC—As the third anniversary of Hurricanes Rita and Katrina nears, Majority Leader Hoyer (D-MD) will head to the Gulf Coast Region on Monday, July 21, for two days of tours and meetings with regional elected officials and other stakeholders in the rebuilding effort.
July 16, 2008Press Item
WASHINGTON, DC – House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer released the following statement today after the House passed the Intelligence Authorization Act today:
July 14, 2008The Daily Whip
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 and Suspensions
July 15, 2008Press Item
Last week we watched as Senator Ted Kennedy returned from treatment for his brain cancer to cast his vote in favor of this vital Medicare bill.
July 15, 2008The Daily Whip
H.R. 5959 - FY09 Intelligence Authorization Act, H.R. 415 - To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act
July 16, 2008Press Item
Today is a day of mixed emotions, when we begin the official mourning of two young and courageous soldiers who gave their lives in defense of their nation, our democratic ally, Israel.
July 16, 2008Press Item
This announcement shows that Democrats are right to push for a rapid leasing of the NPR-A, which is known to contain significant reserves of oil and natural gas.
July 14, 2008Press Item
The stability of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is crucial to America's mortgage market.
July 14, 2008Press Item
Today President Bush announced that he is lifting the executive ban on oil drilling off America’s coastlines.
July 11, 2008The Weekly Whip
Suspensions,H.R. 415 - To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act,H.R. 5959 - FY09 Intelligence Authorization Act,H.R. 3999 - The National Highway Bridge Reconstruction and Inspection Act