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Chairman Xavier Becerra Votes Against the House Republican Budget Plan

March 21, 2013

WASHINGTON – Today, after voting against the House Republican budget plan for the 2014 fiscal year, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement: “Here we go again. At a time when there’s no more painful deficit than the jobs deficit, the House Republican budget plan would eliminate 2 […]

House Democrats: Fighting to Create Jobs & Grow the Economy

March 19, 2013

Washington – Today, Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus Xavier Becerra and Vice Chair Joe Crowley were joined by the Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus Marcia Fudge to discuss the Democratic budget alternatives to the House Republican plan that will end Medicare and destroy millions of jobs. Watch the video below:

Chairman Xavier Becerra on President Obama Nominating Thomas Perez to be Secretary of Labor

March 18, 2013

Washington – Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement on President Obama nominated Thomas Perez, an assistant attorney general in the Justice Department, to be Secretary of Labor: “President Obama has made an exceptional choice in nominating Thomas Perez to be the next Secretary of Labor. Mr. […]

The Ryan Republican Budget: More of the Same

March 13, 2013

Washington – Today, Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus Xavier Becerra and Vice Chair Joe Crowley were joined by Vice Ranking Member of the Budget Committee Allyson Schwartz to discuss the House Republican budget which will end Medicare and destroy millions of jobs. Watch the video below:

Republican Spending Bill Doubles Down on Harmful Cuts

March 5, 2013

Washington – Today, Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus Xavier Becerra and Vice Chair Joe Crowley were joined by Ranking Member of the Appropriations Committee Nita Lowey to discuss the across-the-board spending cuts that are already harming our economic recovery and undermining job creation since the sequestration was implemented on March 1st. Watch the video […]