Jun 15, 2005
Washington, Jun 15, 2005 - “This year we understand more meaningfully the contributions of our soldiers and thank them for their service. From the shores of Normandy to the sands of Iraq, the United States Army has performed with the highest professionalism and determination. We owe our freedoms to the men and women of the United States Army, and all our armed forces, and a special debt to all... Read More
Jun 7, 2005
Washington, Jun 7, 2005 - H. Res. 282, passed by the House this week, welcomes recent attempts by the United Nations Secretary General to address the issue of anti-Semitism, and calls on the UN to condemn anti-Semitic statements in its meetings and hold member states accountable for such statements. The resolution also urges the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to... Read More
May 23, 2005
Washington, May 23, 2005 - "Connecting to the internet is no longer an option," said Congressman Dana Rohrabcher, "it is a necessity. I am very pleased two measures to ensure and enhance the privacy and safety of internet and computer users has passed the House today. I am hopeful this legislation will help to stem the tide of identity theft and fraud that is hurting American consumers."
May 17, 2005
Washington, May 17, 2005 - On May 17, 2005 the House passed the FY2006 Homeland Security Appropriations bill, H.R. 1817. The legislation provides $30.85 billion for operations and activities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in fiscal year 2006, an increase of $1.37 billion above the fiscal year 2005 enacted levels, excluding $2.5 billion in advance appropriations for BioShield, and $1... Read More
May 17, 2005 News
Washington, May 17, 2005 - Today Representative Rohrabacher was pleased to announce the Science Committee’s passage of the George E. Brown, Jr. Near-Earth Object Survey Act (H.R. 1022) and legislation to establish a Science and Technology Scholarship Program to award scholarships to recruit and prepare students for careers in the National Weather Service and in Administration marine research,... Read More
May 11, 2005 News
Washington, May 11, 2005 - Yesterday Congressman Rohrabacher’s bill, H.R. 1023 Charles “Pete” Conrad Astronomy Awards Act, passed the House of Representatives under suspension of the rules. The bill authorizes the NASA administrator to give one award, not to exceed $3,000, each year to the amateur astronomer who discovers the brightest near-Earth asteroid, and one award each year to the amateur... Read More
May 11, 2005
Washington, May 11, 2005 - The Gang Deterrence & Community Protection Act of 2005, H.R. 1279, passed the House on May 11, 2005 with Congressman Rohrabacher's support. The bill:
May 5, 2005
Washington, May 5, 2005 - “I am pleased to support this vital legislation,”said Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, “which not only supports our troops protecting us overseas, but contains the vital REAL ID act to protect us at home.”The House bill provides $30.85 billion for operations and activities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in fiscal year 2006, an increase of $1.37 billion above... Read More
May 5, 2005 News
Washington, May 5, 2005 - This week Representative Rohrabacher (R-CA) introduced legislation that would amend the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005, signed into law by President Bush, to protect the credit of military personnel for two years after their active duty service. “Our men and women in uniform, many of whom were taken away from fulltime jobs with higher... Read More
May 4, 2005
Washington, May 4, 2005 - The U.S. House of Representatives today gave bipartisan approval to legislation to help states and local communities improve vocational and technical education and enhance opportunities for students. The Vocational and Technical Education for the Future Act , supported by Congressman Dana Rohrabcher, was approved by a vote of 416-9. “In this bill we’re protecting the... Read More