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VIDEO RELEASE: We Are Waiting
June 18, 2014
WASHINGTON D.C. – The House Republican Conference today released a new video highlighting the Internal Revenue Service’s failure to produce two years of emails from Lois Lerner, the former head of the agency, and at least six other IRS employees. Specifically, the IRS lost the e-mails for Nicole Flax, former Chief of Staff to Acting ...
We’re dealing with a stubborn, out-of-touch President
August 13, 2014
Yesterday, President Obama told a crowd that the economy has “turned around” since he entered the White House. “And if you think about where we are now economically compared to where we were when I first came into office, we were then losing 800,000 jobs a month. We now are seeing the lowest unemployment claim ...
Video: Easing the Squeeze on the Working Middle Class
March 5, 2014
“This week we’re voting to ease the squeeze on the working middle class –- to make their lives easier with real solutions, not more government.” Republican Leadership Press Conference (March 5, 2014) Participants: Conference Vice Chair Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Conference Chair Cathy ...
The concerns of students are the concerns of all Americans
July 31, 2014
Tuition costs are skyrocketing at a rate that outpaces the price of housing, food, and even medical expenses. Since 2004, the price of public four-year colleges and universities has increased by 42%. Since 2009, college students are paying 25% more – and in some states, like California, Florida, and Washington, they’re paying over 50% more. And ...