Chris Van Hollen
The Ranking Member of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on 1
Spoke on the Floor last night to honor the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela: http://t.co/DrPLEyFl9n
This deal isn't perfect -- it only replaces part of job-killing sequester. But it beats the alternative: living w/ 100% of sequester.
~4.6m Americans will have access to health ins. due to state expansion of Medicaid. Is your state among them? http://t.co/Wns8fZgjC6
1.3m Americans will lose their unemployment benefits on Dec 28 if Congress leaves town w/o acting. Happy holidays indeed.
Once again, GOP attacking Dems for Medicare cost savings their *own budget* requires to stay in balance. http://t.co/dzIZQtLt16
Oops - another ACA "horror story" pushed by the GOP turns out to be 100% bogus. http://t.co/cIcy9lHtxc
After slow walking budget negotiations, House Republicans betting on their own failure - http://t.co/JLqXcm12pX
Instead of coming up w/ solutions, GOP plans to con't trying to scare Americans out of seeking health coverage. http://t.co/RvVhpz6Zua
Congress absolutely must act on extending unemployment benefits before leaving for the holidays. http://t.co/xX79mdUaag
Republicans want to be rewarded for denying 5 million people healthcare coverage. http://t.co/Hej9ITXYbk
Should we be rewarding co's that ship jobs overseas w/ special tax breaks, while cutting investments here at home? No. #BudgetConference
Cut tax breaks for millionaires, not Medicare benefits for seniors. Cut loopholes for big oil, not our kids' education. #BudgetConference
House GOP done legislating for the year, w/so much left to do incl. Senate-passed ENDA & immigration reform -- http://t.co/KLwx6l4mLS