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VIDEO: House Democrats Stand with Fast For Families

December 13, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Yesterday, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (CA-12), Congressman John Lewis (GA-05), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus Xavier Becerra (CA-34), CHC Chairman Ruben Hinojosa (TX-15), CAPAC Chair Judy Chu (CA-27), and Congressman Joe Kennedy (MA-04) were joined by Members of the House Democratic Caucus and Fast for Families advocates to call on Speaker Boehner […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra on the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013

December 13, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement after voting for the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 (H.J. Res 59): “This budget resolution represents the least that Congress can do to tackle the most urgent issues facing our country. The American people deserve more than their […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra on Senate Confirmation of Mel Watt as FHFA Director

December 10, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement after the U.S. Senate voted to confirm Congressman Mel Watt as the next Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA): “Forty days ago, Republicans in the U.S. Senate callously blocked the confirmation of the supremely qualified Congressman […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra On The Passing Of Nelson Mandela

December 5, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement on the passing of former South African President Nelson Mandela: “My thoughts and prayers are with Nelson Mandela’s family, the people of South Africa and the courageous souls of today who are determined to put into practice […]

House Democratic Caucus Launches New & Improved Dems.gov Website

December 3, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, and Congressman Joe Crowley (NY-14), Vice Chair of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statements on the launch of a new and improved Dems.gov website for the House Democratic Caucus. “Starting today, the American people will be able to connect with House Democrats […]