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June 15, 2010The Daily Whip
Suspensions, Continue Consideration of H.R. 5297 - Small Business Lending Fund Act of 2010
June 13, 2010Press Item
Earlier today, Leader Hoyer appeared on ABC's 'This Week.'
June 14, 2010The Daily Whip
Begin Consideration of H.R. 5297 - Small Business Lending Fund Act of 2010, Suspensions
June 10, 2010Press Item
The legislation the House is considering today enables the Coast Guard to draw advances from the Oil Spill Liability trust fund to continue the Federal response to the Gulf oil spill.
June 11, 2010Press Item
The Department of Labor reported that the number of laid-off workers continuing to claim jobless benefits fell by the largest amount since December 2008,
June 9, 2010Press Item
Today, the UN Security Council passed a resolution toughening Iran sanctions.
June 9, 2010Press Item
I applaud the UN Security Council’s vote to impose its toughest sanctions yet on Iran.
June 9, 2010Press Item
In the early morning hours of Monday, May 31, Israeli naval forces intercepted six ships, carrying mostly Turkish demonstrators, attempting to break the blockade of the Gaza Strip.
June 9, 2010The Daily Whip
suspension, Complete Consideration of H.R. 5072 - FHA Reform Act of 2010
June 8, 2010Press Item
Today’s White House proposal asking government agencies to identify where five percent of their budget can be cut further demonstrates that Democrats’ are the party of fiscal responsibility.
June 4, 2010Press Item
Today, the Department of Labor released the unemployment report for May showing that the policies adopted by President Obama and the Democratic Congress continue to have the intended effect of creating jobs and growing the economy.
June 4, 2010Press Item
Today, the Department of Labor released the jobs report for May, showing that our economy created 431,000 jobs and the unemployment rate dropped to 9.7%.
June 7, 2010Press Item
Each June, we commemorate the birth of the modern Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender rights movement which began in June of 1969, as patrons of New York City’s Stonewall Inn courageously stood up to police harassment.
June 4, 2010Press Item
While the majority of jobs created in May were due to Census hiring, it is an encouraging sign for our economic recovery that the private sector created jobs as well.