Washington, D.C. – Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48), Chair of the Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Environment, issued the following statement after the passing of Chairman Elijah E. Cummings, Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Representatives Harley Rouda (CA-48) and Brian Babin (TX-36), introduced H.R. 4687, the Sustainable Municipal Access to Resilient Technology in Infrastructure (SMART Infrastructure) Act, along with Reps. Grace Napolitano (CA-32) and Ralph Norman (SC-05).
Washington, D.C. – Today, Representatives Harley Rouda (D-CA-48) and Brian Mast (R-FL-18) introduced H.R. 4551, the Hong Kong Policy Reevaluation Act of 2019. Companion legislation was previously introduced by Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Ed Markey (D-MA).
Washington, D.C. – I came to Congress in January with one primary goal - to work in a bipartisan manner and move our country and our communities forward. And I am proud to say I have honored that pledge and maintained the most legislatively productive agenda of any freshman Member of Congress.
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Representatives Harley Rouda (CA-48), Susan Davis (CA-53), and Gregorio Sablan (NMI) introduced H.R. 4423, the Teacher and School Leader Quality Partnership Grants Act, along with Reps. David Trone (MD-06) and Brad Schneider (IL-10).
Washington, D.C. – This afternoon, Representative Harley Rouda (D-CA) and Representative John Garamendi (D-CA) introduced H.R. 4375, the Pipeline Seismic Safety Study Act.
WASHINGTON – Yesterday Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.) and Rep. Harley Rouda (D-C.A.) introduced H. Con. Res 62, a resolution requiring the supervisors of employees of Congressional offices to submit reports on the outside compensation earned by such employees.
Washington, D.C. – This afternoon Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) voted to pass H.R. 1941, a bill that bans new drilling off the Pacific and Atlantic Coasts and Straits of Florida. The bill passed with two amendments authored by Congressman Rouda.
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Harley Rouda issued the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – This morning, the House Committee on Oversight and Reform voted to advance H.R. 3889, the ONDCP Technical Corrections Act of 2019. The bill, led by Reps. Harley Rouda (D-CA) and Mark Meadows (R-NC), makes needed changes to existing legislative language to improve the federal government’s response to the addiction crisis.
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