INCREASING HARM: Americans Losing Unemployment Insurance

On Dec. 28, 1.3 million Americans immediately lost all of their unemployment insurance. Every week, on average, an additional 72,000 Americans are cut off -- the equivalent of one person every 8 seconds.
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Democrats Urge Extension of Federal Unemployment Insurance Program

The Emergency Unemployment Compensation program expired on Dec. 28. Without action, 1.3 million Americans have been immediately cut off of unemployment benefits and an additional 1.9 million Americans will be impacted in 2014.
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Health Insurance Marketplace

When key parts of the health care law take effect in 2014, there’ll be a new way for individuals, families and small businesses to get health insurance. Whether you’re uninsured, or just want to explore new options, the Marketplace will give you more choice and control over your health insurance options.
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The Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations

On April 12, the United States announced that it was prepared to include Japan into the Trans-Pacific Partnership currently being negotiated by 11 nations. Before beginning formal negotiations, the Administration must notify Congress of its intent to include Japan in the talks, triggering a 90-day consulation period with Congress.
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New IRS Information Shows Flaws in IRS Inspector General's Audit

New information shows that the IRS Inspector General’s audit was fundamentally flawed and created widespread misperceptions that Republicans seized to attack the White House.
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Levin, Miller Urge Bangladeshi Government to Improve Working Conditions

Apr 23, 2014 Press Release

Today, in anticipation of tomorrow’s one-year anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh, Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Sandy Levin (D-MI) and Committee on Education and the Workforce Senior Democratic Member George Miller (D-CA) sent a letter to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urging improved conditions for the country’s workers.

Governors Sandoval, Chafee Urge House Passage of Senate UI Agreement

Apr 15, 2014 Press Release

Levin Statement on Resignation of Secretary Kathleen Sebelius

Apr 10, 2014 Press Release

Editorial Boards across the Country: House GOP Must Act on UI

Apr 10, 2014 Press Release

Editorial boards around the country this week are calling on House Republicans to take up a bipartisan bill that passed the Senate on Monday to extend unemployment insurance retroactively through the end of May.

Statement from Ways and Means Committee Democrats Opposing Referral Letter to Justice Department

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

Statement from W&M Democrats Opposing Referral Letter to Justice Department

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

Opening Statement of Ranking Member Charles B. Rangel at Subcommittee Hearing on Trade Implications of U.S. Energy Policy and the Export of Liquefied Natural Gas

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

Levin Remarks on Trade at Center for American Progress

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

Opening Statement of Ranking Member Sander Levin on Mark-up of Referral Letter to Attorney General Holder

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

McDermott, Brady Release GAO Report on Durable Medical Equipment Competitive Bidding

Apr 8, 2014 Press Release

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