Congresswoman Diana DeGette

Representing the First District of Colorado
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Apr 7, 2008 Press Release

Advocates for Health and Food Safety with Millions of Consumer Members Back DeGette’s Approach

Apr 2, 2008 Press Release

DeGette Raises Concerns over Tobacco Age, Gets Study Written in Bill to Better Inform Congress of Public Health Implications of Legal Age

 

Mar 25, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON – With health insurance premiums and health care costs on the rise, Energy and Commerce Committee Vice Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO) today released the following statement regarding a new report by Families USA highlighting the importance of health care:

Mar 24, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette (D-CO) today offered the following statement in response to news that the number of U.S. casualties in Iraq has reached 4,000:

“As we mourn the thousands of U.S. servicemen and women who have lost their lives serving our country as well as those who have been injured, we also

Mar 19, 2008 Press Release

DeGette Continues to Oppose Iraq War As We Mark its Fifth Year


WASHINGTON – With today marking the fifth year of the war in Iraq, Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette (D-CO) offered the following statement:

Mar 13, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette (D-CO) today released the following statement regarding the Department of Interior’s Roan Plateau decision:

“I strongly oppose the decision by the Department of Interior to move forward with their plan of drilling the top of the Roan Plateau.  The Roan Plateau represents the best of Colorado – it is a prominent site

Mar 12, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON – As questions remain about the safety of our food supply, Energy and Commerce Committee Vice Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO) submitted the following opening statement into the record at today’s Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations subcommittee hearing entitled, ““Regulatory Failure: Must America Live with Unsafe Food?”

Mar 12, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Energy and Commerce Committee Vice Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO) released the following statement today criticizing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for failing to

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Mar 7, 2008 Press Release

DeGette Comments on Jobs Report Showing Another Month of Decline


DENVER - Chief Deputy Whip Diana DeGette (D-CO) issued the following statement today on the disturbing jobs report from the US Labor Department, which showed that the US economy lost 63,000 jobs in February, the largest monthly job decline in nearly five years.

Mar 4, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Energy and Commerce Committee Vice Chair Diana DeGette (D-CO) today commented on a report released by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on the impact of the

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