Congresswoman Diana DeGette

Representing the First District of Colorado
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Jul 26, 2007 Press Release
POLITICIZING KIDS HEALTH CARE


WASHINGTON, DC - Energy and Commerce Vice Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO) released the following statement as Committee Republicans continue to put the health care of millions of children at risk by delaying today's mark-up of H.R. 3162, the Children's Health and Medicare Protection Act (CHAMP Act):
Jul 17, 2007 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - As more contaminated food continues to be imported into the United States raising food safety concerns, Energy and Commerce Vice-Chairman Diana DeGette (D-CO) today questioned the Bush Administration's proposal to consolidate FDA labs amidst fears the oversight of our food supply will be at risk and vital jobs in the region will be eliminated.
Jul 16, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - As the deadline to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) approaches, the Bush Administration continues to play fast and loose with the facts on kids health despite the overwhelming success of the program.

Jun 28, 2007 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - House Energy and Commerce Committee Vice-Chairman Diana DeGette (D-CO) today expressed disappointment over President George W. Bush's comments made yesterday regarding the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP):
 
Jun 28, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Energy and Commerce Committee Vice-Chairman Diana DeGette (D-CO) presided over today's opening of the Committee's mark-up of the House Energy Bill.

Jun 20, 2007 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette (D-CO) today will make the following statement at a press conference in reaction to President Bush's second veto of the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act - as prepared for delivery:
 
Jun 6, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette (D-CO) today made the following statement in support of H.R. 2560 - the DeGette-Murphy "Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2007":

"I rise today in strong support for H.R. 2560, the "Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2007."

"Tomorrow, the House will debate S. 5, the "Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act,"

Apr 17, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Each year, the Mountain West region is threatened by wildfires that scorch thousands of acres of National Forests and grasslands. However, earlier this year, under the authority granted in the Continuing Resolution signed into law by the President to fund the government for the remainder of 2007, the U.S. Forest Service (USFS)

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