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September 23, 2011

Rep. Doggett also noted during his remarks that allowing the Supplemental Grant program to expire is in stark contrast to Republicans’ previous support for this program.  In October of 2001, Governor Rick Perry sent a letter to Tom DeLay urging the extension of TANF

September 23, 2011

Rep. Doggett also noted during his remarks that allowing the Supplemental Grant program to expire is in stark contrast to Republicans’ previous support for this program.  In October of 2001, Governor Rick Perry sent a letter to Tom DeLay urging the extension of TANF

September 23, 2011

While praising the bipartisan nature of this bill and indicating that he fully supports it versus allowing the two programs that it extends to expire, Rep. Doggett also acknowledged that this bill does not go far enough to meet more children’s needs.

“With need growing and funding limited, too many of our most vulnerable children cannot access the services

September 23, 2011

While praising the bipartisan nature of this bill and indicating that he fully supports it versus allowing the two programs that it extends to expire, Rep. Doggett also acknowledged that this bill does not go far enough to meet more children’s needs.

“With need growing and funding limited, too many of our most vulnerable children cannot access the services

September 21, 2011



 

[Text of the letter follows below]

The Honorable Ben S. Bernanke

September 15, 2011

Washington--House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Human Resources Ranking Member Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas), Chairman Geoff Davis (R-Ky.) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.) and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), today unveiled legislation, The Child and Family Services Improvement and Innovation Act, to provide assistance to at-risk famili

September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011

Washington--Today, Rep. Doggett, Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee delivered the following speech on the Republicans' disapproval resolution. 

 

September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011

Washington--Today, Rep. Doggett, Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee delivered the following speech on the Republicans' disapproval resolution. 

 

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