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March 13, 2007 Blog
The House Judiciary Committee has released emails from White House and Department of Justice officials regarding the firing of US Attorneys last year.

March 13, 2007 Blog
The Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations is holding a hearing right now: "Post Katrina Health Care: Continuing Concerns and Immediate Needs in the New Orleans Region."

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March 13, 2007 Blog
The District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007 will provide District of Columbia residents a vote in the House of Representatives. The bill permanently increases the size of the House by two members. One seat will go to the District of Columbia and the other seat will go to the next state in line to get a congressional seat.
March 12, 2007 Blog
It is a disservice to our military personnel for President Bush and Vice President Cheney to continue to advocate for an open-ended commitment in Iraq, while brushing aside the advice of military leaders and the bipartisan Iraq Study Group, all of whom argue that the war in Iraq cannot be resolved militarily but only through diplomatic, economic and political means.
March 12, 2007 Blog
As has been widely reported, the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform will hold a hearing on the disclosure of CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson's identity this Friday.
March 12, 2007 Blog
The full Appropriations Committee has scheduled the markup for the Emergency Supplemental for Iraq and Veterans at 9:00 AM, Thursday, March 15, 2007.

March 10, 2007 Blog
President Bush's Iraq policies weaken our military's readiness, dishonor our nation's promises to our veterans, and fail to hold the Iraqi government accountable for overdue reforms.

By threatening to veto the House's military funding bill, the President is walking away from his promise to the American people.

March 9, 2007 Blog
Memos Tell Officials How to Discuss Climate

Felicity Barringer, New York Times - March 8, 2007

March 9, 2007 Blog
The Department of Justice's Inspector General released a report today on the Administration's inappropriate use of National Security Letters. The Associated Press reports:

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