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March 10, 2017Press Item
The February report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, showing a gain of 227,000 private sector jobs last month, is a strong sign that the Obama recovery was a resounding success when it comes to job creation. 
March 9, 2017Press Item
Today, House Republicans sidestepped the regular order they promised the American people and passed their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act out of both the Ways & Means and Energy & Commerce Committees.
March 9, 2017Press Item
Less than seventy-two hours after Republicans released the text of their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act – which would force Americans to pay more for less – Republicans are rushing the bill through the legislative process in order to hide what they’re doing from the American people
March 9, 2017Press Item
Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I just came from the Energy and Commerce Committee.
March 8, 2017Press Item
Today, Americans across the country are marking International Women’s Day in different ways.
March 8, 2017Press Item
President Trump promised that Republicans would put forward a plan that would “have insurance for everybody,” which would be “far less expensive and far better” for the American people.
March 8, 2017Press Item
The bill that the Republicans have offered will literally have Americans paying more and getting less.
March 8, 2017Press Item
On Monday night, Republicans released their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, which would kick millions of Americans off of their health coverage and force the American people to pay more for less coverage.
March 7, 2017Press Item
Under the regular order that Speaker Ryan promised would govern the House on his watch, the proper procedure is for a committee markup on major legislation to take place after the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has had an opportunity to analyze it and release an estimate of its cost and economic impact.  
March 7, 2017Press Item
Well, thank you very much [Rep.] Cheri [Bustos] and thanks for the work that you’re doing on communications and making sure that the message gets out to the American people so they can take their views made to the Congress in an informed way.
March 7, 2017Press Item
This evening, I was proud to join my colleagues in supporting bipartisan legislation to name the Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Pago Pago after our friend and former Delegate Eni Faleomavaega, who sadly passed away on February 22. 
March 7, 2017Press Item
The Republicans released a bill last night. That bill deals with every American’s welfare. Every American’s welfare. 
March 7, 2017Press Item
President Trump promised that Republicans would put forward a plan that would “have insurance for everybody” and that it would be “far less expensive and far better” than it is now. 
March 7, 2017Press Item
For seven years, Republicans have said they have a better alternative to the Affordable Care Act, and over the course of the campaign, the President promised to provide “insurance for everybody” that is “much less expensive” and “much better.” 
March 6, 2017Press Item
Tonight, after seven years of claiming to have a workable replacement for the Affordable Care Act, House Republicans showed their hand, and it is empty.
March 6, 2017Press Item
The executive order signed today doubles down on a radical policy that will weaken our national security and put all Americans in danger.