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Updated May 11, 2020 6:00 a.m. EDT
EDITOR'S NOTE: Rep. David E. Price, D-N.C., is chair of the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies. Rep. Nita M. Lowey, D-N.Y., is chairwoman of the House Appropriations Committee.
Last week, congregants of the Church of Reconciliation and Mennonite Fellowship in Chapel Hill decided to open their doors to a mother of four from Honduras facing a federal deportation order.
Eight years ago this month, the Gulf was devastated by the worst oil spill in American history. Following an explosion that killed 11 crew members, the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig sank to the bottom of the ocean, causing 210 million gallons of oil to spill across 1,200 square miles of the Gulf for more than 12 weeks.
The author, a Democrat, represents the 4th District of North Carolina in the U.S. House.
The Trump administration’s decision to withhold funding from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees, or UNRWA, abandons millions of vulnerable refugees, jeopardizes Israel’s security and undermines the credibility and interests of the United States in the Middle East.
By Madeleine K. Albright and David E. Price
Updated 5:32 PM ET, Fri December 15, 2017
By Reps. Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.) and David Price (D-N.C.) - 02/11/16 06:01 AM EST
A core principle of aviation safety, as in medicine, must be “first, do no harm.” Yet last week, the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee introduced an FAA “reform” bill that would introduce peril to the very system it seeks to improve.