Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman Sander M. Levin (D-MI) and Oversight Subcommittee Chairman John Lewis (D-GA) announced that the Subcommittees will hold a joint hearing on import safety.
Rep. John Lewis CBC Issue Forum
Rep. John Lewis, who began his career in political activism as a student during the Civil Rights Movement, praised student involvement in the Jena 6 case.
Thousands of our nation’s 9/11 heroes have become sick as a result of their exposure to environmental toxins at Ground Zero. Some have even died.
With the resignation of top law enforcement official Attorney General Alberto Gonzales leaving the Department of Justice in disarray, the Senate Judiciary Committee has called for testimony regarding the historic significance of the Civil Rights Division of DOJ and the continuing need for its services.
"Forty-four years since the March on Washington, that unbelievable gathering on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, this nation has come a great distance toward laying down the burden of race."
“It was time for Attorney General Alberto Gonzales to go."
“Asa Hilliard was a mentor and educator who touched the lives of thousands of students. Through his work and his teaching many young people and those not so young learned the mastery and accomplishment of their African heritage for the first time.
“The victory that was won on May 17, 1954, when the U.S. Supreme Court decided the Brown v.