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March 15, 2007 Blog
From the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform:

Oversight and Government Reform Committee Hearing on Disclosure of CIA Agent Valerie Plame Wilson's Identity and White House Procedures for Safeguarding Classified Information

Friday, March 16, 2007

March 15, 2007 Blog
Rep. Tim Ryan and Chief Deputy Whip Debbie Wasserman Schultz discuss the Emergency Supplemental for Iraq and Veterans that was approved today by the Appropriations Committee:

March 15, 2007 Blog
From the Judiciary Committee:

Conyers Demands More Answers from Attorney General Gonzales

National Journal reports that Gonzales may have advised President Bush to shut down OPR inquiry on warrentless wiretapping

March 15, 2007 Blog
Today's vote in the House Appropriations Committee on the Iraq war is a victory for the American people who want the Congress to do what the President has not: propose a plan to bring the war to an end.
March 15, 2007 Blog
UPDATE: The bill has been approved, 36-28, with an amendment by Rep. Murtha to keep Walter Reed open. The changes in the Lewis Amendment to strip the readiness and Iraqi government benchmark provisions were supported unanimously by Republicans, and opposed unanimously by Democrats, failing 37-27.
March 15, 2007 Blog
The Appropriations Committee markup of the Iraq supplemental is being aired on C-Span 3 currently and webcast at the committee website.

The Judiciary Committee is currently webcasting the markup of: H.R. 580, "Restoring Checks and Balances in the Confirmation Process of U.S. Attorneys"; H.R.

March 15, 2007 Blog

"As Americans, we have a responsibility to ensure that our men and women in uniform, who have sacrificed so much in this time of war,
receive the care they rightfully deserve."

- Rep. John Murtha

March 14, 2007 Blog
Speaker Pelosi released the following statement tonight following a meeting with the Chairmen of the committees working on energy independence and global warming initiatives:

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