Today, I joined Senator Mark Udall and Rep. Jared Polis demanding action from House Republicans to pass immigration reform and stop dragging their feet. We see families who are split up and friends and neighbors who live fearfully in the shadows. And we see those politicians who refuse to do anything about it. We won’t stand by silently as friends, neighbors and family members suffer under a broken system.

Congresswoman Diana DeGette

Today, I joined Senator Mark Udall and Rep. Jared Polis demanding action from House Republicans to pass immigration reform and stop dragging their feet. We see families who are split up and friends and neighbors who live fearfully in the shadows. And we see those politicians who refuse to do anything about it. We won’t stand by silently as friends, neighbors and family members suffer under a broken system.

Congresswoman Diana DeGette

House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, Congressman Chris Van Hollen, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Congresswoman Eddie Bernie Johnson, and Congressman Denny Heck, discuss the Negative Impact of the Ryan Republican budget on manufacturing. 

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The Ryan Republican budget fails to call for increasing the minimum wage, leaving the nearly two-thirds of our nation’s minimum wage workers who are women behind.

The Ryan Republican budget fails to call for a bill promoting equal pay for equal work for women, with women on average still earning only 77 cents for every dollar earned by men.

Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, joined by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, Ranking Member of the House Budget Committee Congressman Chris Van Hollen, and Congresswoman Doris Matsui, highlights how the Ryan Republican budget leaves seniors behind by forcing them to pay more for prescription drugs and preventative health services. #GOPBudget