88Sep 29, 2004
Petition Against USA Patriot Act
In this press conference held in the U.S. Capitol, several organizations delivered petitions gathered through the jointly-sponsored Campaign for Reader Privacy to Representative Bernie ...
37Sep 24, 1999
U.S. House Financial Audit
Representatives Hastert, Thomas, and Boehner talked to reporters about the release of the findings from an independent financial audit of the House of Representatives. They focused on their ...
30Aug 10, 1999
Taxpayer Refund and Relief Act
Representative Portman and others talked about a Republican plan for a tax cut and focused on how it would benefit the elderly. They said that it would strengthen and expand pensions and would ...
23Aug 17, 1999
Social Security Debate
Panel members talked about proposals to change the Social Security system. They explained how the population is getting older, and due to medical advances, this trend will continue. They ...
16Mar 16, 1993
Federal Budget Process Reform
The committee heard testimony from members of Congress on legislation that would revise the federal budget process to make it more efficient and less time consuming. The witnesses discussed ...
16Nov 18, 1999
Accomplishments of the 106th Congress
Republican leaders talked to reporters about a budget agreement reached with Democrats. They claimed victory for including increased defense spending, added flexibility for local school boards ...
13Oct 7, 1999
Managed Health Care Legislation
Republican and Democratic leaders spoke to reporters about managed health care legislation which they had passed in the House by a vote of 275 to 151. The bill provided several new rights for ...