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Chairman Xavier Becerra On Senate Passage of Legislation to Renew Unemployment Insurance

April 7, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed legislation to renew long-term unemployment insurance for millions of American workers who lost their jobs through no fault of their own: “While the House of Representatives has failed to act for 100 […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra On Swearing-In Of SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet

April 7, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement after witnessing the ceremonial swearing-in of Maria Contreras-Sweet as Administrator of the Small Business Administration: “As the newest member of the President’s cabinet, Maria Contreras-Sweet is the right person to help small businesses across America grow and thrive. […]

VIDEO: Chairman Xavier Becerra on House Republicans’ 52nd Attempt to Repeal and Undermine the Affordable Care Act

April 3, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, delivered the following remarks on the floor of the House before voting against legislation (H.R. 2575) marking the 52nd attempt to repeal and undermine the Affordable Care Act. Watch the video below: “First, the facts. Not the facts from this side of […]

VIDEO: House Democrats Discuss Robust Enrollment Of 7 Million Americans Thanks To The Affordable Care Act

April 2, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – 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 were joined by Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08) to discuss the enrollment of 7 million Americans in the private insurance market thanks to the Affordable Care Act. Watch the video […]