Floor Statements

Ranking Member Camp Floor Statement: HR 2454 – National Energy Tax

June 26, 2009 — Floor Statements

As a candidate, the President stated that under his plan “electricity rates would necessarily skyrocket.”  I give him credit – he was being honest with the American people.Today, the nation’s unemployment level is fast approaching 10 percent.  That means one out of every ten Americans will soon be without a job and without a paycheck to ...

Brady Floor Statement: H.R. 1886, Pakistan Enduring Assistance and Cooperation Enhancement Act

June 11, 2009 — Floor Statements

Mr. Speaker, I would also like to note a disturbing message that this vote sends about the priorities of the Majority when it comes to international trade:  they are happy to schedule votes on one-way preferences that open the U.S. market to more imports but refuse to vote on agreements that open markets to exports of American-made products and create good paying jobs for American ...