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Ranking Member and House Appropriations Committee Democrats are working to give all Americans . Updates from Democratic staff.
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Rep. Hank Johnson Oct 11
Yesterday, I joined my fellow Georgia legislators to support the governor's emergency declaration request after the landfall of Hurricane Michael. As storms become more devastating, we must take real, urgent action to stop the climate crisis :
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House Budget Dems Oct 10
Ranking Member and Ranking Member called on OMB Director Mulvaney to adequately fund discretionary programs in the President's 2020 budget. Read their full letter here:
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House Appropriations Dems Oct 9
NEW: In a joint letter, & urge to work with on a bipartisan agreement to raise discretionary spending limits & to adequately fund discretionary programs in the fiscal year 2020 budget request.
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Rep. Barbara Lee Oct 9
Climate change is here. It’s destroying our planet. And we will all be affected if we do nothing. Congress can’t bury its head in the sand any longer. We must reject the agenda and put .
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David E. Price Oct 9
Once again, is choosing polluters’ profits over public health and safety. His is endangering the lives of Americans by killing .
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Rep. Betty McCollum Oct 9
. pulling out of the abdicated the US role as a global leader on . The recent UN report shows immediate action is necessary to prevent further catastrophic impacts of climate change.
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Rep. Wasserman Schultz Oct 9
The U. N. Panel on Climate Change warns our planet faces a grim future if inaction continues to be our response. But in So. Fla., we already feel it. King Tides are rising, and now may bring red tide. We must act now.
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(((Rep. Nadler))) Oct 6
We need a Congress that will work , that will hold those in power accountable, and that will make sure our laws serve the interests of everyone and not just the few. The first step is enacting policy’s that will clean up the in Washington.
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Rep. John Sarbanes Oct 2
The difference couldn’t be clearer. Democrats are . Republicans are for millionaire and billionaire donors, wealthy corporations and every well-funded special interest group that swarms around Washington.
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Rules Committee Dems Sep 27
101 Dalmatians may be cute, but shutting down debate 101 times is not. It's ugly, & results in cruel policies. ’s has used a record-shattering 101 closed rules, killing ideas it can’t beat like & lowering the price of
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Nita Lowey Sep 27
Watching Dr. Blasey Ford testify. We support and believe her! The FBI must investigate and this nomination must come to a halt!
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Ann McLane Kuster Sep 27
As a sexual assault survivor, I understand what would lead Dr. Ford to delay telling her story. She deserves to be heard and seriously considered. We must recognize the reality that no person is entitled to a seat on the Supreme Court.
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Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard Sep 26
I was glad to help negotiate the Labor-HHS-Education/Defense bill that passed the House today! It funds critical programs, keeps our national defense strong, & ensures our govt will stay open through December – while rejecting draconian spending cuts proposed by the Trump Admin.
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Sanford Bishop, Jr. Sep 26
This legislation takes a number of positive steps to shore up our military & provides funding for an assortment of necessary programs & services for the American people. I urge the President to sign this minibus & CR into law to avoid a government shutdown.
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Chellie Pingree Sep 26
Appropriations legislation that just passed the House contains important protections for migrant children & other priorities I fought for w/ @houseappropsdems colleagues
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Rep. Betty McCollum Sep 26
Very pleased that the House passed the latest spending bill, which includes my amendment to let people diagnosed with cancer defer their public student loan payments while in treatment. Students who are battling cancer will be able to focus on healing instead of student loans.
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House Appropriations Dems Sep 26
JUST IN: The House has overwhelmingly adopted the fiscal year 2019 Defense and Labor-HHS-Education appropriations bill. Learn more about how secured victories in this critical bill →
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House Appropriations Dems Sep 26
.: succeeded in removing harmful riders that attacked health care, women's health & workplace rights, as well as cuts that would have hurt working families.
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House Appropriations Dems Sep 26
.: I am pleased that this bill avoids a government shutdown and ensures death gratuities will be paid to dependents of servicemembers killed in action in the event of a future government shutdown.
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House Appropriations Dems Sep 26
.: I am grateful for the steps this bill takes to support our troops. My constituents will also benefit from robust funding for NIH, CDC and community health centers.
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