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It ought to surprise nobody that this Republican Majority has now set the record for running the most closed Congress in our nation’s history.
5/22/18
Americans deserve to have a government that works for them, one that is transparent and trustworthy, one that can be a force for good in their lives.
5/21/18
…But President Trump and Congressional Republicans have nothing to tout on infrastructure. No legislation from the White House, no hearings or Committee mark-ups, no action on the Floor.
5/15/18
Guess what Republicans are going to get done this year?
 
5/10/18
Since its founding, the Congressional Black Caucus has been the conscience of the Congress when it comes to ending economic disparities and making access to opportunity equal for all. 
5/10/18
Paul Ryan has been a faithful public servant for Wisconsin and for our country.
4/11/18
Nearly every week this year, a community has been impacted by a school shooting, and I am appalled and angered that one occurred in my district at Great Mills High School in St. Mary’s County, Maryland on Tuesday.
3/23/18
I was deeply saddened to learn the news this morning of Louise’s passing.
3/16/18
Today, I stood with thousands of students from the Washington area who walked out and marched for safer schools and action to prevent gun violence. 
3/14/18
Good evening. I’m so honored to be here with all of you to pay tribute to the legacy of my friend Ed Roybal and his life of public service.  
3/13/18
The proposals unveiled by the White House today reflect the mistaken view that this is only a problem affecting schools and that arming teachers is an acceptable solution.
3/12/18
[Democrats] have been trying to get comprehensive background checks which the overwhelming majority, 97% of the public supports taking steps so everybody has a background check and we can preclude those who are criminals, multiple misdemeanor offenders, people on the terrorist watch list, people with mental health problems from getting guns
3/8/18