Press Releases

Feb 25, 2020 Press Release

Follows decades of Executive Branch encroachment on Congress’ constitutional role over matters like national emergencies, foreign policy, rulemaking, government funding and our military’s role abroad


Jan 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON Rules Committee Chairman James P. McGovern (D-MA) today managed the rule bringing H. Con.

Dec 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Rules Committee Chairman James P. McGovern (D-MA) managed the rule bringing H. Res. 755, impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors, to the House Floor.

Dec 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Rules Committee Chairman James P. McGovern (D-MA) today announced that the Rules Committee will mark up H. Res.

Dec 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Congresswoman Donna Shalala (FL-27) announced today that Congressman Alcee Hastings (FL-20), Chairman of the Rules Committee’s Subcommittee on Legislative and Budget Process, has invited her to lead a subcommittee hearing on human trafficking Wednesday, December 11th at 10:30 AM EDT in H-313, the Capitol.

Oct 31, 2019 Press Release

“I urge my colleagues to not just think of the political pressures of the moment. These will pass. Please, consider the heavy responsibility you have today to this institution, the Constitution, and to the country”

**Video of his remarks is available here**

Oct 29, 2019 Press Release

United States will join 31 nations and 49 out of 50 states in recognizing the first genocide of the 20th Century

**Video of his speech is available here**