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December 11, 2014Press Item
We have time to return to the Rules Committee, pass out a rule which strikes these two provisions, and pass the bill. 
December 10, 2014Press Item
I am glad that the House finally acted on a multi-year reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act. 
December 9, 2014Press Item
When this new house convenes on January 6, it will be the first in 59 years not to include the distinguished dean of this House, Mr. John Dingell of Michigan.
December 9, 2014Press Item
For generations, American men and women have fought and died on the field of battle to uphold the highest principles of justice and human rights that our nation embodies – not only for Americans but for oppressed people throughout the world. 
December 9, 2014Press Item
Mr. Speaker, I rise to express my deep concern about the ongoing situation in South Sudan. 
December 9, 2014Press Item
With only three scheduled days left on the legislative calendar, there is still more work to be done before Congress adjourns for the year.
December 8, 2014Press Item
Four years ago today, the Democratic Majority in the House brought to the Floor and passed legislation to end the threat of deportation for law-abiding, undocumented immigrants who were brought here as children and have known no other home than America. 
December 5, 2014Press Item
Across the country, millions of Americans are experiencing the benefits of the Affordable Care Act. 
December 5, 2014Press Item
With the year coming to an end, and only four scheduled days remaining on the legislative calendar, I was pleased that House Democrats and Republicans were able to come together this week to take action on several critical priorities. 
December 5, 2014Press Item
The Bureau of Labor Statistics’s jobs report for November shows an economy that is resilient and ripe for growth. 
December 5, 2014Press Item
Ashton Carter is an excellent choice to serve the next Secretary of Defense.