September 12, 2009Press Item
I applaud the President for taking action to ensure that American workers and industry can compete fairly.
September 14, 2009Press Item
One year ago today, the collapse of Lehman Brothers precipitated a crisis that had not been seen since the days of the Great Depression.
September 11, 2009The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, H.R. 3246 - Advanced Vehicle Technology Act of 2009, H.R. 3221 - Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009
September 9, 2009The Daily Whip
H.R. 965 - Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Continuing Authorization Act
September 9, 2009Press Item
As President Obama made clear tonight, America cannot put up for much longer with the skyrocketing cost of health care that is hurting our families, our businesses and our country.
September 9, 2009Press Item
Tonight, Democrats applauded President Obama's address to a joint session of Congress on health reform.
September 10, 2009Press Item
The Council of Economic Advisors (CEA) quarterly report on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act shows that the Recovery Act is working as intended to lift our country out of recession, by contributing to the growth of our economy and significantly decreasing unemployment.
September 10, 2009Press Item
Casting himself as a voice of reason in a bitter debate, he says the parties must come together. Congressional Democrats on Thursday began their push to unify their ranks behind President Obama's outline for health-care legislation, hours after the president laid out that plan in a speech that was met with loud protests from some Republican lawmakers...
September 11, 2009Press Item
House Leaders mark the eighth anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2001.
September 9, 2009Press Item
The conventional wisdom, here and around the country, is that the centerpiece of President Obama’s domestic agenda — remaking the health care system to cut costs and cover the uninsured — is on life support and that only a political miracle could revive it. Here’s why the conventional wisdom might be wrong. President Barack Obama, in a high-stakes speech Wednesday to Congress and the nation, will press for a government-run insurance option in a proposed overhaul of the U.S. health-care system...
September 8, 2009Press Item
Looking to rescue his signature domestic policy initiative with a prime-time address to Congress on Wednesday, President Obama for the first time is poised to
September 9, 2009Press Item
Today we mark the distance traveled between fear and memory.
September 9, 2009Press Item
Members of Congress paid tribute to the many Americans who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 at the September 11th Congressional Remembrance Ceremony today.
September 9, 2009Press Item
The motive behind community schools is a simple one: getting every child in America the education he or she deserves.
September 8, 2009Press Item
Over the past month, Democrats made a concerted effort to engage their constituents on the critical issue of health care reform, holding more than 1000 health care events.
September 4, 2009Press Item
This month’s job losses continue a pattern of improvement: in fact, August was the month with the fewest job losses in a year.
September 3, 2009Press Item
After spending weeks on the defensive in the fight over his top legislative priority, President Obama will attempt to regain the initiative in the health-care debate with an address to a joint session of Congress next Wednesday night. President Obama and top aides have quietly stepped up talks with moderate Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe of Maine on a scaled-back health care bill...
September 3, 2009The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, H.R. 965 - Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Continuing Authorization Act