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January 13, 2015Press Item
Well, very frankly, we have on the Floor this week, as you know, the funding of the Department of Homeland Security, which is designed to keep our country and our people safe.
January 12, 2015Press Item
Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson laid out his vision of robust federal investment in public education as a central component of the War on Poverty, marking the beginning of the successful effort to pass the bipartisan Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. 
January 9, 2015Press Item
I commend the President for appointing David Cohen as the next Deputy Director of the CIA. 
January 9, 2015Press Item
Tuesday marked the beginning of the 114th Congress, and I look forward to working with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle over the next two years to address the issues that matter most to the American people, including supporting job creation and economic growth. 
January 9, 2015Press Item
Mr. Speaker, I rise as I know all Americans would rise if they were here to express our solidarity with, our sympathy to, and our convictions for strong alliance with the people of France.
January 9, 2015Press Item
Since President Obama took office, our nation has seen a jobs recovery that has created over 11 million jobs over fifty-eight consecutive months of private sector job growth.
January 9, 2015Press Item
One of the things [Secretary] Larry Summers said that I absolutely agree with is confidence is in and of itself an economic booster, and what we've been doing in Washington for too many years is undermining confidence.
January 8, 2015Press Item
‘Save American Workers’ – make sure they don't lose purchasing power.