June 22, 2010Press Item
In unveiling a new Patients’ Bill of Rights today, President Obama has outlined what is the very core of the Affordable Care Act signed 90 days ago – putting American families and small businesses in charge of their health coverage and care.
June 18, 2010The Weekly Whip
Suspensions, H.R. 5175 - DISCLOSE Act, Possible Further Action on H.R. 4899 - Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2010, Possible Consideration of the Conference Report on H.R. 2194 - Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act
June 21, 2010Press Item
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was passed into law despite a chorus of misinformation.
June 18, 2010Press Item
One hundred and forty five years ago tomorrow, Union troops arrived at Galveston, Texas, with news that the Civil War was over and that the nation’s slaves were free.
June 17, 2010Press Item
Earlier today, I joined Members of the House and Senate for a briefing from U.S. Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen on the Federal response to the BP Gulf oil spill.
June 18, 2010Press Item
This week, top economists predicted that the economy will continue to recover in the next two years.
June 16, 2010Press Item
Today, the House passed the Small Business Lending Fund Act, legislation to promote lending from community banks to small businesses.
June 17, 2010Press Item
Today the House passed the Small Business Lending Fund Act, following passage on Tuesday of its companion measure, the Small Business Jobs Tax Relief Act.
June 16, 2010Press Item
Small businesses are the job-creating engine of our economy. They employ more than half of all employees in the private sector, and they have created 64% of net new jobs over the past 15 years.
June 14, 2010Press Item
For these reasons, social networks are a great way for constituents to engage with their Members of Congress. That’s why I am hosting a friendly competition among my Democratic colleagues to see who can expand their reach into these networks the most.
June 16, 2010Press Item
Let's start with two indisputable facts. First, both the financial system and the economy are in far better shape today than they were in the dark days of January or February 2009.
June 15, 2010Press Item
Tonight, President Obama addressed the Nation from the Oval Office on the Gulf oil spill.
June 16, 2010Press Item
Today, the House will complete action on the Small Business Lending Fund Act, building on efforts to create jobs and grow the economy by encouraging lending from community banks to small businesses.
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.'