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August 9, 2017Press Item
Rep. Niki Tsongas has been an outstanding advocate for families in Massachusetts since her election to Congress in 2007 as the first woman to represent Massachusetts in a quarter century.  
August 1, 2017Press Item
As the August District Work Period begins, House Republicans have little to tout back home in their districts. 
July 31, 2017Press Item
As the House begins the August District Work Period, House Republicans are back in their districts after seven months in session with effectively no legislative accomplishments to show for it. 
July 27, 2017Press Item
…Ladies and gentlemen, the United States Senate is now considering what is called a skinny bill on the Affordable Care Act. 
July 25, 2017Press Item
House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer today joined Ranking Member Gwen Moore of the Financial Services Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee and Rep. Denny Heck in authoring a letter to President Trump expressing their opposition to the nomination of former Rep. Scott Garrett to serve as Chairman of the Board of the Export-Import Bank. 
July 19, 2017Press Item
Republicans control the House, the Senate, and the White House, and they have a responsibility to govern and deliver results for the American people. Yet, over halfway through the year, Republicans have no major legislative accomplishments. 
July 14, 2017Press Item
Today, Democrats and Republicans in the House came together to pass legislation supporting the work of our men and women in uniform. 
July 11, 2017Press Item
I’m continuing to have conversations with my Republican colleagues regarding the Russia sanctions bill. 
June 20, 2017Press Item
There is no reason why the House cannot or should not take action without delay to send the Senate a Russia sanctions bill. 
June 16, 2017Press Item
This week, the House of Representatives came together in unity and bipartisanship following an attack at Wednesday’s practice for the annual Congressional Baseball Game.
June 14, 2017Press Item
My prayers today are with my friend Whip Steve Scalise and with all those who were injured in the shooting this morning, including the U.S. Capitol Police officers who courageously responded and saved lives.  
June 15, 2017Press Item
If Russian operatives were successful in hacking into servers in thirty-nine states connected to voting systems and elections personnel, we ought to be very concerned about the security of future elections.
June 12, 2017Press Item
For the past seven years, Republicans have taken a number of steps to undermine the success of health insurance marketplaces. 
June 9, 2017Press Item
I was honored to meet today with recipients of the National Endowment for Democracy award. 
June 9, 2017Press Item
This week, House Republicans passed the Wrong Choice Act, which would dismantle consumer protections and allow Wall Street to engage in the same kind of risky practices that led to the financial crisis in 2008. 
June 8, 2017Press Item
We need to keep in mind there are really two separate issues here. One is, what did the Russians do, who did they do it with, how were they trying to undermine our democracy and western democracies generally? 
June 9, 2017Press Item
Puerto Ricans will have an opportunity this weekend to choose the future status of their island. 
June 8, 2017Press Item
Former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony today was illustrative and alarming. 
June 8, 2017Press Item
Thank you very much Ranking Member Waters who has done such a great job at protecting our consumers and our financial stability. 
June 8, 2017Press Item
I thank the gentlelady for yielding. I rise in opposition to this legislation, which I know does not surprise the Chairman.
June 8, 2017Press Item
Summer here in our nation’s capital comes with a few degrees of certainty. It’s going to be hot and humid. 
June 6, 2017Press Item
Mr. Speaker, I rise in support of this resolution, which I’m proud to have introduced along with the Majority Leader, Ranking Member Engel, and Chairman Royce.