Announcements - October 14, 2009

Homeland Security Committee clerk gives birth to baby girl:
Natalie Nixon, deputy chief clerk of the Committee on Homeland Security, gave birth to Noelle Evelyn on Oct. 5. Noelle is 7 pounds and 19 inches long. Husband Donald Green works off Capitol Hill.

Rep. Todd Tiahrt’s (R-Kan.) legislative assistant and wife have newborn son: Richard Henkle, a legislative assistant in Rep. Todd Tiahrt’s (R-Kan.) office, and his wife, Amy, a bookkeeper at Dominion Christian School, welcomed son Calvin Keith on Friday, Oct. 2, at 7:36 p.m. at Reston Hospital. Calvin weighed in at 8 pounds and is 21 inches long. Both mom and dad are very thankful for such a cheerful baby, they said.

Ross staffers wed in Mexico: Kristen Yeiser, scheduler and executive assistant for Rep. Mike Ross (D-Ark.), and Scott Lively, Ross’s legislative director, were married Sunday in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Their honeymoon is set for Oct. 31 - Nov. 14 in Tahiti and Moorea.

“Probably the funnier moments of the wedding day was watching two of my friends teaching the deacon from my Baptist church in Texas how to do the Soulja Boy,” Yeiser said.


Rep. Steve Rothman (D-N.J.)
— Oct. 14, 1952 — age 57
Rep. Rush Holt (D-N.J.)
— Oct. 15, 1948 — age 61
Rep. Andre Carson (D-Ind.)
— Oct. 16, 1974 — age 35
Rep. Gary Miller (R-Calif.)
— Oct. 16, 1948 — age 61
Rep. Gene GreenRaymond (Gene) Eugene GreenOvernight Health Care — Sponsored by PCMA — New details on Trump's drug pricing plan Repeating history with octane biofuel standards is a huge mistake May brings key primaries across nation MORE (D-Texas)
— Oct. 17, 1947 — age 62
Rep. Martin HeinrichMartin Trevor HeinrichHillicon Valley: AT&T calls hiring Cohen a 'big mistake' | Wyden wants to block DHS nominee over Stingray surveillance | Amazon pressed on child privacy | One year anniversary of Trump cyber order Moment of truth for Trump pick to lead CIA Puerto Rico's electric grid under scrutiny as new hurricane season looms MORE (D-N.M.)
— Oct. 17, 1971 — age 38