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July 11, 2007 Blog
With the death of Lady Bird Johnson, Texas has lost one of its favorite daughters, and our nation has lost one of its finest first ladies.
July 11, 2007 Blog
Today Chairman Henry Waxman wrote to Secretary Leavitt requesting documents related to political interference with the work of the Office of the Surgeon General.
July 11, 2007 Press Release
"'Lady Bird Johnson was one of our nation's greatest, and first, environmentalists - decades ahead of her time. She understood that beautifying the nation was about more than simple aesthetics, but also quality of life - in both urban and rural areas, and for both the rich and the poor."
July 11, 2007 Blog
Today, attorney George T. Manning, representing former White House Counsel Harriet Miers, rescinded his prior confirmation that Ms.
July 11, 2007 Blog
The House is currently debating the rule for the College Cost Reduction Act of 2007, H.R. 2669, with debate on the bill beginning immediately after.
July 11, 2007 Blog
Yesterday Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff was reported to have made the following remarks:

Homeland Security chief warns of 'increased ris

July 10, 2007 Blog
The House Democratic leadership tonight announced that the House will vote later this week on a bill to change course in Iraq.