Opening Day of the 114th Congress
House Democrats fight for better infrastructure and bigger paychecks for all Americans.
“The American people deserve an economy that works for everyone, not just the privileged few,” said Leader Pelosi.
Thank you for joining us for this time following the vote on Homeland Security. I’m here with the House Democratic Leadership to pay tribute to three of the leaders on this issue...
“The unbreakable bonds between the United States and Israel are rooted in our shared values, our common ideals and mutual interests."
“Today, we have an opportunity, in a bipartisan way, to strengthen the homeland security of our nation."
“House Republicans’ anti-immigrant riders are beneath the dignity of a conference committee. It is long overdue for House Republicans to stop the obstruction of full funding for the Department of Homeland Security."
Speaker Boehner and the House GOP’s manufactured homeland security crisis remains on full display.
A new Hart Research and Service Employees International Union (SEIU) poll released today highlights significant problems for Speaker Boehner and Congressional Republicans who are fixated on dismantling and undermining the ACA...
“Senator Barbara Mikulski is one of the most forceful and effective legislators Congress has ever known – a woman who has always known her power and wielded it to improve the lives of others."
"Throughout this month, we salute the contributions of extraordinary women and ensure the equality of opportunity needed to help America's daughters thrive."
In yet another fumble, Speaker Boehner, Leader McCarthy and Whip Scalise booked themselves on Sunday shows before they counted votes. The trio tried desperately to brush off their embarrassing short-term DHS bill defeat, downplay the significant amount of internal chaos in their... Continue ...