"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.
Health care policy is complex and remains one of the most important issues confronting Americans, according to most national opinion surveys. This week the U.S. House of Representatives will vote on the Children’s Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007 (CHAMP) in an attempt to address some of these concerns.
Yesterday, two health insurance company lobbyists tried to stage a bogus media event outside of Congressman Lewis’s district office to scare seniors about proposed changes to the Medicare Advantage program. Other members of the U.S.
In a tight fiscal year, Rep. John Lewis secured these appropriations in the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development bill for his District in this session of Congress. They have been approved by the House and still need to be passed by the U.S. Senate to become law.
Today, the Subcommittee on Oversight is holding its first hearing on tax-exempt organizations. Today we will take a broad look at charities and foundations and review the current state of the charitable sector.
House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman John Lewis (D-GA) will hold an overview hearing on tax-exempt organizations, which will focus on charities and foundations described in Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3). The hearing will take place tomorrow Tuesday, July 24, 2007, in the main Committee hearing room, 1100 Longworth House Office Building, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Stands up for taxpayers by repealing troublesome private debt collection program