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July 12, 2007 Press Release
"'Housing is a fundamental human need, but as federal housing initiatives have shrunk and the cost of housing has soared in recent years, more Americans have found themselves without a roof over their heads. As the minimum wage stagnated over the past 10 years under the Republican-led Congress, the gap between families' earnings and the cost of housing has grown larger."
July 12, 2007 Press Release
"'The ingenuity and innovative spirit of the American people has always been our greatest asset. In recent years, our increasingly global market has brought many opportunities, but has also created unprecedented challenges in how we address the increased economic insecurity faced by many working families."
July 12, 2007 Press Release
"'Housing is a fundamental human need, but as federal housing initiatives have shrunk and the cost of housing has soared in recent years, more Americans have found themselves without a roof over their heads. As the minimum wage stagnated over the past 10 years under the Republican-led Congress, the gap between families' earnings and the cost of housing has grown larger."
July 12, 2007 Press Release
"'The ingenuity and innovative spirit of the American people has always been our greatest asset. In recent years, our increasingly global market has brought many opportunities, but has also created unprecedented challenges in how we address the increased economic insecurity faced by many working families."
July 12, 2007 Press Release
"'Since the President announced his surge six months ago, we've lost nearly 600 American troops and spent more than $60 billion. But by the Bush Administration's own admission, there is unsatisfactory progress on the key benchmarks endorsed by the President in January and political reconciliation is non-existent."
July 12, 2007 Blog
The report describes a policy badly in need of a New Direction. The report is not a snapshot of what is happening in Iraq today, but a sad reality of what has been occurring in that country for the past few years.
July 12, 2007 Blog
In May, Representative Louise Slaughter (NY-28), Chairwoman of the Rules Committee, requested a report on the contracting for armored vehicles and up-armoring equipment headed to Iraq.
July 12, 2007 Blog
As noted yesterday, after agreeing to appear before the Judiciary Committee, former White House Counsel Harriet Miers' attorney informed the Committee that under direction from the White House she would not honor
July 12, 2007 Blog
This week, the Bush Administration began to lower expectations for the Iraqi progress report on 18 political, economic, and military benchmarks required by Congress by July 15th. The report is expected to be released today.

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