The Committee on Rules will hold an original jurisdiction hearing and markup on Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. in H-313 Capitol on the following measure:
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman David Dreier (R-CA), House Rules Committee Chairman, announced today that Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT) will rejoin the committee for the 112thCongress.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman David Dreier (R-CA) joined his colleagues, Speaker John Boehner, and President Barack Obama in strongly condemning the attack today on Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ), her staff and constituents. He issued the following statement:
“This senseless attack on Congresswoman Giffords and her staff as they worked to serve her constituents is both shocking and saddening. My thoughts and prayers are with her, her staff and the other victims and their families as they deal with this tremendous tragedy. Our entire country grieves for their losses.”
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman David Dreier (R-CA), House Rules Committee Chairman, began the health care repeal and replace debate in the House today with the following opening statement:
“Today we are taking the first step in fulfilling a key promise to the American people. With this rule, we are setting in motion a process to repeal President Obama’s job-killing health care bill and replace it with real solutions.
Press Release - Dreier Introduces Replacement Resolution, Opens Rules Hearing on Repeal and Replace of Job-Killing Health Care Law
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman David Dreier (R-CA), House Rules Committee Chairman, opened the first Rules Committee hearing of the 112th Congress today as the effort to repeal and replace the job-killing health care law got underway. He also introduced H.Res. 9, a resolution directing relevant House committees to begin the work of drafting replacement provisions that will help increase access to affordable health care coverage. Dreier made the following statement:
The Committee on Rules will meet on Thursday, January 6, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. in H-313 Capitol on the following measures:
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman David Dreier (R-CA), House Rules Committee Chairman-designate, delivered the following statement today as he managed debate of the opening day Rules package for the 112th Congress: