Op-Ed

Courtney Young - 05/05/15 08:00 AM EDT
Today, close to 400 librarians and library supporters from every state in the nation will line up to enter every Congressional office building.  Each individual advocate in those queues will be effectively standing in for more than 10,000...
Chiang Been-huang - 05/04/15 06:11 PM EDT
Taiwan’s National Health Insurance (NHI) system is globally renowned for providing citizens with easy access to high-quality medical services. Over 99 percent of the population is enrolled in the single-payer NHI, while around 93 percent of the...
former Sen. Don Nickles (R-Okla.) - 05/01/15 07:00 AM EDT
As candidates ramp up for the 2016 campaign cycle, we will increasingly hear popular buzz words like “wasteful spending,” “reform,” and “level playing field” as they seek to boost their approval ratings. Campaigning aside, Congress and the...
Kim M. Keenan and Rosa Mendoza - 04/30/15 01:00 PM EDT
“Cyber Week” on Capitol Hill has come and gone, but it appears Congress has made significant strides in finally beginning to close some of the gaps in the country’s data security systems. With several cybersecurity bills underway—protecting...
Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Texas) - 05/04/15 06:13 PM EDT
Mahlia Mahid was diagnosed with lupus at just 7 years old. As an African-American female, Mahlia was at higher risk for lupus and remains at higher risk for more severe health complications from the disease. Mahlia’s first symptom was a rash on...
former Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.) - 05/01/15 08:00 AM EDT
When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited Washington this week, I wonder if he and President Obama commiserated over the drones invading their personal space. Last week, a lightly radioactive drone was found on the roof of the Prime Minister’s office...
Indi Dutta-Gupta and Kali Grant - 04/30/15 02:00 PM EDT
Nearly 20 years after the watershed 1996 welfare law, something is not right. The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program that replaced Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) in 1996 was intended to reduce poverty, primarily...
Rep. Pat Tiberi (R-Ohio) - 04/30/15 08:00 AM EDT
As we in Congress work to enact a federal budget, families across the country face budgetary realities every day.  Stagnant wages and rising costs of living are squeezing household budgets to their limits.  In many communities, new jobs...

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former Sen. Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) - 04/29/15 05:24 PM EDT
Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Texas) - 04/29/15 05:22 PM EDT
Former Rep. Jo Ann Emerson - 04/28/15 07:21 PM EDT
Rep. Charles Boustany Jr. (R-La.) - 04/28/15 06:59 PM EDT
Rosario Marin - 04/28/15 06:56 PM EDT
Secy. Of State John Kerry - 04/28/15 02:00 PM EDT
Mark P. Lagon and Stephen Rickard - 04/27/15 06:45 PM EDT
Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) - 04/27/15 08:00 AM EDT
Reps. Ken Calvert (D-Calif.) CA-42) and Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) - 04/23/15 08:00 AM EDT
Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Texas) and Mitch Scherr - 04/23/15 08:00 AM EDT
Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-Wash.) - 04/23/15 07:00 AM EDT
Rep. Ami Bera (D-Calif.) and Anuradha Gupta - 04/22/15 05:07 PM EDT
Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) - 04/22/15 12:32 PM EDT
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack - 04/22/15 12:29 PM EDT
Pamela Cadlett - 04/22/15 09:00 AM EDT
Bishop Thomas J. Bickerton and Gary Henderson - 04/22/15 08:00 AM EDT
Reps. Janice Hahn (D-Calif.) and Bill Huizenga (R-Mich.) - 04/22/15 07:00 AM EDT
Sen. John Boozman (R-Ark.) - 04/21/15 07:14 PM EDT
Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) - 04/21/15 07:11 PM EDT
Rep. Robert J. Dold (R-Ill.) - 04/21/15 07:00 AM EDT
Julia K. Hughes and Christian Ewert - 04/20/15 08:00 AM EDT
Reps. Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio) and Grace Napolitano (D-Calif.) - 04/15/15 07:08 PM EDT
Steve Lyon - 04/15/15 05:34 PM EDT
Pamela Volm - 04/15/15 12:12 PM EDT
Christopher A. Padilla - 04/14/15 08:00 AM EDT
Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.) - 04/13/15 07:16 PM EDT
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) - 04/13/15 06:55 PM EDT
Jerry Brito - 04/10/15 02:00 PM EDT
Gerald E. Scorse - 04/10/15 09:00 AM EDT
US Trade Representative Michael Froman and Secy. of Commerce Penny Pritzker - 04/10/15 08:00 AM EDT
former Rep. Rick Boucher (D-Va.) - 04/07/15 06:26 PM EDT
Rep. John Carter (R-Texas) - 04/07/15 06:19 PM EDT
Russell Roybal - 04/02/15 02:00 PM EDT
Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-Ariz.) - 04/02/15 08:00 AM EDT
Rep. Mark Pocan (D-Wis.), Justin Nelson and Chance Mitchell - 04/01/15 02:37 PM EDT
Scott Corley - 04/01/15 01:00 PM EDT
retired U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Michael J. Meese - 03/31/15 07:02 PM EDT
Reps. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) and Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) - 03/31/15 06:53 PM EDT
Robert Raben - 03/30/15 07:47 PM EDT
Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.) - 03/30/15 10:00 AM EDT
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) - 03/30/15 08:00 AM EDT
Fred Oladeinde - 03/27/15 10:00 AM EDT

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