Press Releases from 111th Congress

Apr 14, 2010

Rule Approved on Estuaries Bill

Rule Approved on Estuaries Bill

Feb 25, 2010

Rules Approves Expiring Provisions for House Consideration

Rules Approves Expiring Provisions for House Consideration

Feb 24, 2010

Rules Approves Intelligence Authorization for Floor Consideration

Rules Approves Intelligence Authorization for Floor Consideration

Feb 23, 2010

Rules Approves Health Insurance Antitrust Repeal For House Consideration

Rules Approves Health Insurance Antitrust Repeal For House Consideration

Feb 22, 2010

Rules Approves Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Bill for House Consideration

Rules Approves Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Bill for House Consideration

Feb 2, 2010

Rules Approves Cyber Security Bill for House Consideration

Rules Approves Cyber Security Bill for House Consideration

Jan 20, 2010

Rules Approves Three Water Rights Bills for Floor Consideration

Rules Approves Three Water Rights Bills for Floor Consideration

Dec 8, 2009

Rules Approves Tax Extenders for House Consideration

Rules Approves Tax Extenders for House Consideration

Dec 8, 2009

Rules Approves Financial Reform for House Consideration

Rules Approves Financial Reform for House Consideration

Dec 2, 2009

Rules Approves Estate Tax Bill for House Consideration

Rules Approves Estate Tax Bill for House Consideration

Nov 20, 2009

Rules Approves Fire Grants Reauthorization and Molalla River Designation for House Debate

Rules Approves Fire Grants Reauthorization and Molalla River Designation for House Debate

Oct 29, 2009

Slaughter Says Health Care Bill Is Available Online

Slaughter Says Health Care Bill Is Available Online

Oct 28, 2009

Rules Approves Small Businesses & Interior Conference Bills

Rules Approves Small Businesses & Interior Conference Bills

Oct 22, 2009

Rules Approves Solar Energy Legislation For House Consideration

Rules Approves Solar Energy Legislation For House Consideration

Oct 15, 2009

Slaughter Asks Obama to Release Detainee Photos Criticizes Homeland Security Provision Exempting Photos from FOIA

Slaughter Asks Obama to Release Detainee Photos Criticizes Homeland Security Provision Exempting Photos from FOIA

Oct 15, 2009

Slaughter Says Airline Safety Bill Will Make Flights “Safer for all of us”

Slaughter Says Airline Safety Bill Will Make Flights “Safer for all of us”

Oct 15, 2009

H.R. 2892, the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act FY 2010 and H.R. 2442, the Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009

H.R. 2892, the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act FY 2010 and H.R. 2442, the Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009

Sep 22, 2009

Rules Approves Guidelines for Santa Cruz Heritage Act

Rules Approves Guidelines for Santa Cruz Heritage Act

Sep 15, 2009

Rules Committee Approved “Decorum” Guidelines for House

Rules Committee Approved “Decorum” Guidelines for House

Sep 15, 2009

Slaughter Says Columbia FTA Includes Worst Parts of NAFTA & CAFTA

Slaughter Says Columbia FTA Includes Worst Parts of NAFTA & CAFTA

Sep 11, 2009

Slaughter Says Obama Ruling On China Tire Case Is Good For American Workers

Slaughter Says Obama Ruling On China Tire Case Is Good For American Workers

Aug 3, 2009

Slaughter & Pelosi Introduce Health Tracking Bill

Slaughter & Pelosi Introduce Health Tracking Bill

Jul 28, 2009

Rules Approves Defense Appropriations Bill Record Number of Republican Amendments Allowed

Rules Approves Defense Appropriations Bill Record Number of Republican Amendments Allowed

Jul 22, 2009

Transportation, Housing & Urban Development Appropriations Approved by Rules

Transportation, Housing & Urban Development Appropriations Approved by Rules

Jul 21, 2009

Slaughter Says PAYGO Bill Places Firm Limits on Government Spending

Slaughter Says PAYGO Bill Places Firm Limits on Government Spending

Jul 21, 2009

Slaughter On Kirk Speech: “We’ve heard all this before and nothing is done for workers.”

Slaughter On Kirk Speech: “We’ve heard all this before and nothing is done for workers.”

Jul 14, 2009

Rule Approved for Financial Services & Energy and Water Appropriations

Rule Approved for Financial Services & Energy and Water Appropriations

Jul 13, 2009

Slaughter Calls on Congress to Close Insider Trading Loophole

Slaughter Calls on Congress to Close Insider Trading Loophole

Jul 13, 2009

Slaughter Calls on Farmers to Limits Use of Nontherapeutic Antibiotics

Slaughter Calls on Farmers to Limits Use of Nontherapeutic Antibiotics

Jul 13, 2009

Slaughter and Baird Call For Ban on Congressional Insider Stock Trading

Slaughter and Baird Call For Ban on Congressional Insider Stock Trading

Jul 8, 2009

Slaughter Statement on Meeting with US Trade Rep Ron Kirk

Slaughter Statement on Meeting with US Trade Rep Ron Kirk

Jul 7, 2009

Slaughter Announces Rules Hearing On Bill To Curb Excessive Antibiotics in Meat

Slaughter Announces Rules Hearing On Bill To Curb Excessive Antibiotics in Meat

Jul 7, 2009

Rules Approves Guidelines for Small Business & Agriculture Bills

Rules Approves Guidelines for Small Business & Agriculture Bills

Jun 26, 2009

Rule Approved for Historic Climate Change Legislation

Rule Approved for Historic Climate Change Legislation

Jun 25, 2009

Interior Funding Bill Approved by Rules Committee

Interior Funding Bill Approved by Rules Committee

Jun 24, 2009

Rule For Homeland Security, Department of Defense Approved

Rule For Homeland Security, Department of Defense Approved

Jun 23, 2009

Rules Committee Posts Energy Bill, Announces Thursday Meeting

Rules Committee Posts Energy Bill, Announces Thursday Meeting

Jun 23, 2009

Slaughter Says New Trade Legislation Offers Framework to Protect Environment, Worker Rights, Domestic Jobs

Slaughter Says New Trade Legislation Offers Framework to Protect Environment, Worker Rights, Domestic Jobs

Jun 23, 2009

On 37th Anniversary of Title IX, Rep. Slaughter asks White House to Support Her Equity Legislation

On 37th Anniversary of Title IX, Rep. Slaughter asks White House to Support Her Equity Legislation

Jun 22, 2009

Rules Committee Announces Meeting

Rules Committee Announces Meeting

Jun 22, 2009

Rule For Legislative Branch Appropriations Approved

Rule For Legislative Branch Appropriations Approved

Jun 18, 2009

Slaughter floor statement on War Supplemental

Slaughter floor statement on War Supplemental

Jun 18, 2009

Slaughter statement on FOIA exemption removal from Supplemental Spending Bill

Slaughter statement on FOIA exemption removal from Supplemental Spending Bill

Jun 17, 2009

Slaughter floor statement on House Res 552

Slaughter floor statement on House Res 552

Jun 16, 2009

Slaughter Says White House Regulatory Reform Plan Needs to Go Much Further

Slaughter Says White House Regulatory Reform Plan Needs to Go Much Further

Jun 15, 2009

Rules Committee Grants Supplemental Conference Rule & CJS Appropriations

Rules Committee Grants Supplemental Conference Rule & CJS Appropriations

Mar 17, 2009

Rules Approves Suspension Authority for Floor Consideration

Rules Approves Suspension Authority for Floor Consideration

Mar 9, 2009

Rules Approves Afghanistan Resolution for Floor Consideration

Rules Approves Afghanistan Resolution for Floor Consideration