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July 17, 2017Press Item
With the news that Senate Republican leaders do not have the votes needed to bring their dangerous TrumpCare bill to the Floor to be debated, it is time for them to abandon their failed plan and work with Democrats to address the challenges facing our health care system. 
July 17, 2017Press Item
“I’m pleased to announce this year’s Online All-Stars, who led House Democrats in acquiring 645,000 new followers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Youtube,” stated Whip Hoyer.
July 17, 2017Press Item
For President Trump to declare this to be 'Made in America' week is the epitome of hypocrisy and seeks to distract from his Administration's lack of an agenda.
July 17, 2017Press Item
Ladies and gentleman, what Chuck Schumer has said is right. 
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 14, 2017Press Item
This week, Senate Republicans released a new version of their harmful TrumpCare bill. It undermines protections for Americans with pre-existing conditions and guts protections that prohibit annual and lifetime limits.
July 13, 2017Press Item
Today, the House took a stand against discrimination by defeating the Hartzler Amendment, which would have denied critical health care services to transgender Americans serving in our Armed Forces.
July 13, 2017Press Item
This amendment is not about defense. This amendment is about politics.”
July 13, 2017Press Item
The changes that Senator McConnell has made still put at substantial risk millions of people in terms of their health care coverage.
July 13, 2017Press Item
I was deeply saddened to learn today of the passing of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Dr. Liu Xiaobo. 
July 13, 2017Press Item
The Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) analysis of President Trump’s budget proposal exposes just how hazardous this Administration’s policies would be to the long-term fiscal stability of this country.
July 13, 2017Press Item
Senate Republicans’ latest attempt at a TrumpCare bill proves that no matter how they tweak it, what they produce continues to promise only higher rates, reduced coverage, and millions kicked off their plans – even those covered through their employers.  Their legislation still guts Medicaid. 
July 13, 2017Press Item
The amendment to the defense authorization bill offered by Rep. Hartzler and made in order today by the Rules Committee not only tells transgender Americans that they are not welcome in our military but also disparages all who serve and wish to serve under our flag.
July 12, 2017Press Item
Nearly three months after their deadline to complete action on a budget, House Republicans have yet to even propose their budget resolution. 
July 12, 2017Press Item
I support the extension of the review period for easing sanctions on the Sudanese government, which has yet to demonstrate fully that humanitarian aid can reach the parts of the country that need it most and that those delivering the aid can do so safely.