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Press Releases 07.31.14
“The Affordable Care Act is delivering on the promise of quality, affordable insurance for millions of Americans across the country – and California continues to lead the way for the nation."
Press Releases 07.31.14
I think you would probably agree that the closing hours, yesterday and today, before we leave for the August District Work Period, are a mess on the floor of the House.
Blog Posts 07.31.14
Yesterday, Speaker Boehner & House Republicans wasted American taxpayers’ time and money passing a resolution to allow them to sue the President of the United States, paving the way for impeachment proceedings. What could they ha
Press Releases 07.31.14
“Once again, President Obama is taking strong action on behalf of hard working Americans. The federal government has no business contracting to those who would violate federal law and trample workers’ rights."
Blog Posts 07.31.14
As Boehner and House Republicans take up their callous bills in response to the humanitarian crisis on the southern border, prominent groups have expressed their strong opposition and concern over them. See what some had to say:
Speeches 07.31.14
“The American people are fair minded; they are wise; they are practical; they want to help but they want to do so in a way that is fair to everyone involved. They want to feed the children."
Press Releases 07.31.14
"They don’t have the standing to do what’s right for the American people, and they certainly don’t have standing to sue the President of the United States."
Blog Posts 07.30.14
You read the headline right – that just happened moments ago as Boehner and the House Republican Conference announced their updated response to the humanitarian crisis. Why?
Press Releases 07.30.14
“I associate myself with the remarks of my colleagues about our commitment to Medicare and Medicaid – the pride we take in its introduction and becoming law 49 years ago."
Blog Posts 07.30.14
Mr. Speaker, Americans want to know whether you support ending this bold program by deporting DREAMers, who arrived here as children and are part of the American experience in every way, and disrupt their families and communities.
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