Press Releases

Apr 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman David Cicilline, Co-Chair of the House Democratic Policy & Communications Committee (DPCC), joined CNN’s Wolf Blitzer Thursday to discuss the rising tensions between the United States and North Korea over the North’s nuclear program. Below are excerpts from the interview and a link to the video:

Apr 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman David Cicilline, Co-Chair of the House Democratic Policy & Communications Committee (DPCC), today joined MSNBC's Ali Velshi to discuss the escalating tensions between Russia and the United States following the missile strikes in Syria and the need for Congressional scrutiny of President Trump's military plans.

Apr 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, Co-Chair of the House Democratic Policy & Communications Committee (DPCC), joined MSNBC's Katy Tur to discuss President Trump’s failure to keep his word and release his tax returns to the American people.  Below are excerpts from the interview and a link to the video:

Apr 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman David Cicilline, Co-Chair of the House Democratic Policy & Communications Committee (DPCC), today joined MSNBC's Hallie Jackson to discuss the devastating chemical weapons attack in Syria and Russia’s support of the Assad regime.  Below are excerpts from the interview and a link to the video:

 

Mar 17, 2017 Press Release
Survey Determines Trump Administration Has Ignored Over 100 Letters Sent by House Democrats; GOP Leaders Continue to Refuse to Hold Oversight Hearings

WASHINGTON – An informal, internal audit by the Democracy Reform Task Force has found that despite repeated campaign promises to give power back to the American people, President Donald Trump and Republican Congressional leaders have taken steps to weaken Congressional oversight and make the government decision-making process more opaque and less accountable.

Mar 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congresswoman Cheri Bustos of Illinois, Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy & Communications Committee, Congressman John Yarmuth, Ranking Member on the Budget Committee,  Congressman Collin Peterson, Ranking Member on the Agriculture Committee, and Congressman Tom O’Halleran of Arizona today held a press conferen

Mar 10, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON. – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos of Illinois, Co-Chair of the House Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, delivered the Weekly Democratic Address.  Video and audio of the Weekly Democratic Address can be downloaded here.
Jan 31, 2017 Press Release
Reps. Cheri Bustos, David Cicilline & Hakeem Jeffries Call on Chairman Jason Chaffetz to launch a bipartisan investigation in the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

WASHINGTON – Today, the co-chairs of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, Rep.

Jan 19, 2017 Press Release
Bustos tells the story of how repeal would hurt the Carlson Family from Abingdon, Illinois

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, joined several other House Democrats for a press conference to tell the stories of Americans who have benefitted from the Affordable Care Act and would be hurt by its repeal.

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