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March 21, 2008 Press Release

Yesterday evening, the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) issued a statement indicating that the President has declared Georgia a major disaster area, opening up millions of dollars in federal resources to help with rescue efforts.

March 19, 2008 Press Release

            Rep. John Lewis was named one of the “Best Representatives for Children” by the Children’s Defense Fund Action Council based on his perfect voting score in the 2007 Nonpartisan Congressional Scorecard. Rep. Lewis voted to protect the health and well-being of the children in Georgia 100 percent of the time.

March 15, 2008 Press Release
“My heart and my prayers go out to all the victims of the tornado in Atlanta.  My office has been communicating with Mayor Franklin’s office and the Federal Emergency Management Administration to determine how we can work together to respond to this crisis.  My understanding at this time is that there may be one fatality.  Thirty people have been injured, and the city has alr
March 10, 2008 Press Release
Tomorrow, the public may get some answers about the drought in the southeastern United States.  Rep.
March 7, 2008 Press Release

House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman John Lewis (D-GA) today announced that the Subcommittee on Oversight will hold a hearing on the 2008 tax return filing season, IRS operations, the fiscal year 2009 budget proposals, and the National Taxpayer Advocate’s Annual Report.

March 5, 2008 Press Release rated the power and ability of members of Congress to be effective in 2007 and 2008.