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March 22, 2007 Blog
Debate on the U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health and Iraq Accountability Act has begun. The House of Representatives has a choice: either endorse the President's open-ended commitment to the war in Iraq or demand accountability, support our troops and set a timeline for the phased redeployment of our troops.
March 22, 2007 Blog
H.Res. 261, the rule providing for consideration of the U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health and Iraq Accountability Act, has just passed, 225-201. Rep.
March 22, 2007 Blog
In advance of the full debate on the U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health and Iraq Accountability Act, Rep. Patrick Murphy (PA-08), an Iraq War Veteran, speaks on the bill:

March 22, 2007 Blog
District of Columbia

Today, the House will consider H.R. 1433, the D.C. House Voting Rights Act. This bipartisan bill, co-sponsored by Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and Rep.

March 22, 2007 Blog
From an announcement yesterday released by the Judiciary Committee:

March 22, 2007 Blog
H.R. 1433 - To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes (Rep.
March 21, 2007 Blog
Today, the House passed three bills that improve veteran's benefits: the Veterans Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2007 (H.R.1284), the Joshua Omvig Veterans Suicide Prevention Act (H.R.327), and the Dr. James Allen Veteran Vision Equity Act (H.R.797). Led by Reps.
March 21, 2007 Blog
From Democratic Whip Clyburn:

Clyburn on Passage of Gulf Coast Housing Bill

WASHINGTON, DC--House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 1227, the Gulf Coast Hurricane Housing Recovery Act.

March 21, 2007 Blog
The Oversight Subcommittee on Domestic Policy has just concluded a hearing to take an in-depth look at the predatory mortgages, payday loans, and foreclosures that plague inner-city America.

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