Congresswoman Diana DeGette

Representing the First District of Colorado
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Jan 28, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Energy and Commerce Committee Vice Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO), chief architect of the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act, today offered the following response to President George W. Bush’s State of the Union address:

“I am glad that President Bush has recognized the recent advances in stem cell research. This again

Jan 24, 2008 Press Release
DeGette Says We Must Focus on Prevention and Disease Management

 

Jan 23, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Energy and Commerce Committee Vice Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO) today voted to support the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and override the President’s veto of bipartisan legislation to provide health care to over 10 million low-income children nationwide.  Unfortunately, 152 House Republicans

Jan 22, 2008 Press Release
Interest Rate Cut Step in Right Direction as Consumers Face Tough Economic Times

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette (D-C0) today issued the following statement today after the Federal Reserve Board issued an emergency rate cut of a key interest rate by 3/4 of a percentage point:

Jan 17, 2008 Press Release

Stem Cell Research Advancement Represents Progress

Jan 15, 2008 Press Release
With FDA’s Lack of Recall Authority and Tracing System, Consumers Must Be Confident in Foods Derived from Cloned Animals in U.S. Market Place


WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) prepares to release its risk assessment report on foods derived from cloned
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Jan 10, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Energy and Commerce Committee Vice Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO), chief architect of the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act, released the following statement regarding the news of an additional method of stem cell research:

Jan 9, 2008 Press Release

Denver – Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette made the following tribute today for her close personal friend United States District Court Judge Philip Figa, which will be entered into the Congressional Record when Congress reconvenes for the second session of the 110th Congress:


TRIBUTE TO PHILLIP S. FIGA

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT JUDGE

 HON. DIANA DeGETTE

Dec 20, 2007 Press Release
Vice Chair DeGette Comments on Democratic Progress and Republican Obstructionism

 

Dec 19, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette (D-CO) today reaffirmed her commitment to ending the war in Iraq by opposing a Senate change to the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2007 that provides a blank check for the war in Iraq. The House agreed to the Senate change on a vote of 272 to 142.

“I remain committed to

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