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Chairman Kline (R-MN) Delivers the Weekly Republican Address (VIDEO)

Communications • June 22, 2013

In this week’s address, Chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee John Kline (R-MN) discusses House Republicans’ fix to student loan interest rates. The Smarter Solutions for Students Act will prevent some rates from doubling on July 1 and will strengthen federal student loan programs. The Democratic-controlled Senate and President Obama have yet …

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Chairman Kline (R-MN) to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address (PHOTO)

Communications • June 21, 2013

Chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee John Kline (R-MN) will deliver the Weekly Republican Address tomorrow, Saturday, June 22. Here’s a sneak peek of Chairman Kline delivering the address, in which he’s expected to discuss House Republicans’ fix to student loan interest rates with a long-term solution. You can watch the address …

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Don’t Double My Rate Press Conference

Communications • June 18, 2013

An educated workforce is crucial to jump-starting our economy and creating more jobs. Unfortunately, too many students and recent graduates in this country are tied down by cumbersome student loan debt. The House has acted to keep student loan rates from doubling on July 1, but unfortunately our bill is still stuck in the Democrat-controlled …

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Republican Leadership Press Conference

Communications • June 12, 2013

Creating jobs and growing our economy are the top priorities of the American people, and they are the top priorities for House Republicans as well. We have a plan to create more jobs and secure the future for all Americans by expanding opportunity, not expanding government.

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Policy Feature Issue: May Jobs Report

Policy • June 10, 2013

Policy Feature Issue: May Jobs Report Last Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its May monthly jobs report.  Though nonfarm payroll employment increased by 175,000 in May, the unemployment rate slightly increased from 7.5% in April to 7.6% in May.[1]  While an overall increase in employment is a good sign, the May jobs …

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Rep. Luke Messer Delivers the Weekly Republican Address (VIDEO)

Communications • June 8, 2013

In this week’s address, Congressman Luke Messer (R-IN) discusses House Republicans’ recent action to address the rising cost of student loans and keep rates from doubling on July 1. The House passed a long-term fix to student debt with market-based interest rates and protections for the most vulnerable young Americans. President Obama has already campaigned …

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Policy Feature Issue: Global Intellectual Property Theft

Policy • June 4, 2013

Policy Feature Issue: Global Intellectual Property Theft The current state of the global economy is tenuous.  Global economic growth in industrially developed countries is stagnant, with high unemployment pervasive particularly among youth.  Global intellectual property theft is fast becoming a silent destroyer of economic growth and a barrier to job creation, including here in the …

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House Republican Leadership Press Conference

Communications • June 4, 2013

House Republicans have a plan to create more jobs and secure the future for hardworking taxpayers.  The American people deserve controlled Washington spending, less regulation, a simpler tax code, and a government held accountable to its citizens.

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Approve Keystone XL and Jumpstart American Jobs

Communications • May 22, 2013

WASHINGTON – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement tonight after the House voted to approve construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline Project: “Today the House voted to put Americans back to work. Republicans and Democrats voted to clear the way for the Keystone XL Pipeline Project – just one …

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Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD) Delivers the Weekly Republican Address (VIDEO)

Communications • May 18, 2013

Congressman Andy Harris, M.D., delivers this week’s address on the devastating effects of Obamacare. Labeled a “train wreck” by one of its authors, this legislation will raise health care insurance premiums, stifle medical innovation, and cost jobs across the country – not to mention the thousands of pages in new regulations, as shown by the …

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