For Immediate Release Contact: Erica Daughtrey
June 6, 2008
The record price of gasoline is pinching the wallets of every American. It seems every day the price hits another record. Since day one, this Democratic House has been committed to lowering prices at the pump and adopting a smarter energy future.
I am honored to rise today to congratulate a teacher in my district who has been recognized for her excellence in teaching. Bess Mitsakos, from the Wallace School in Hoboken, New Jersey, received the International Technology Educators Association Program Excellence Award for elementary schools in New Jersey on February 22, 2008.
May 15, 2008
May 6, 2008
Thank you, Madam Speaker.
April 22, 2008
As millions of Americans mailed out their tax returns this week, many were concerned that their hard earned tax dollars will be sent straight to Iraq. We have already spent $44 billion rebuilding Iraq, and the war costs our nation $10.3 billion a month.
On Tax Day, Americans have the right to ask why the Bush Administration continues to spend taxpayer dollars on an Iraq war that has no end in sight and no plan for success.