Speaker Boehner, Leader McCarthy and the House Republican Conference may boast and celebrate the passage of their special interest measures in the 114th Congress, but they should reevaluate these so-called accomplishments because a new Pew Research Center poll released yesterday has some news for them:
Earlier today at his weekly press conference, Speaker Boehner adamantly refused to hold a vote that will protect American jobs and the job-creating Export-Import Bank, declaring that he…
House Democrats support making the R&D tax credit permanent in a responsible, paid-for manner. Speaker Boehner and House Republicans, however, don’t. They are hypocritically vowing to yet again pass another unpaid-for measure of $181.6 billion that blows a hole in the nation’s… Continue
The expiration date for the Export-Import Bank is looming. Yet earlier today, House Financial Services GOP Chairman Hensarling simply said he will take a glance “at legislation supported by a majority.” [5/20/15] Speaker Boehner, Chairman Hensarling and GOP leaders – this is… Continue
There are just 18 legislative days until the Export-Import Bank’s charter expires and radical House Republican Members are on track to kill it and hundreds of thousands of American jobs.
House Republicans failed to provide long-term certainty on the Highway Trust Fund – choosing instead to punt this deadline two months deeper into the critical summer construction season: From American Concrete Pavement Association; National Asphalt Pavement Association; Association of Equipment Manufactures; National… Continue
There are just five legislative days left until America’s Highway Trust Fund expires, jeopardizing hundreds of thousands of jobs and 6,000 construction projects, and yet House Republicans continue to ruthlessly cut investments in our nation’s crumbling infrastructure. From an editorial in today’s… Continue
Fresh off his recent House Judiciary hearing calling for an end to birthright American citizenship guaranteed under the 14th Amendment which showcased a horrendous GOP display of extremist politics and nativist vitriol, the House Republicans’ Anti-Immigrant Spokesman Rep. Steve King is at it once again.
Speaker Boehner and House Republicans continue to ignore American families’ priorities and pander to their special interest, Tea Party base…
House Democrats Back Home: Fighting for Bigger Paychecks, Better Infrastructure, and Greater Opportunity for Hard-Working Americans
During this District Work Period, House Democrats have gone back home to raise the drumbeat for America’s priorities.