Tag: supplemental

The House takes a stand on Afghanistan

It was “the strongest signal to date” that members of Congress won’t support the status quo in Afghanistan. And it happened because of you. Last night, thanks to your phone calls and emails and visits to their offices, 162 representatives voted for the McGovern-Obey amendment to require a […]

Fiscally responsible? Then Oppose This War

Rep. Mike Honda along with Reps. John Conyers, Alan Grayson and Raúl Grijalva issued a statement yesterday challenging the conservatives in the House to be fiscally responsible by opposing the “emergency” war funding. “It is disingenuous to say this is an “emergency” supplemental. The only “emergency”  is this: In […]