Op-Eds & Articles

October 26, 2015 Op-Ed & Article

October 25, 2015 by Congressman David E. Price         

Last month, the country watched in horror as yet another mass shooting left nine dead in Oregon, adding Roseburg to a list that includes Charleston, Fort Hood, the Naval Yard, Sandy Hook, Aurora.

August 5, 2015 Op-Ed & Article

By Congressman David E. Price (D-NC) and Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL)

August 4, 2015

July 28, 2015 Op-Ed & Article
May 15, 2015 Op-Ed & Article

By Congressman David Price, Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, and Congressman Lloyd Doggett

January 29, 2015 Op-Ed & Article

This month marks the fifth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s deeply misguided Citizens Uniteddecision, which unleashed a tidal wave of outside money in our elections, with no end in sight. Each successive election since 2010 has seen an increase in the amount of money spent by candidates, parties, outside groups and individuals.

January 20, 2015 Op-Ed & Article

The new Republican leadership in Congress has indicated that new, punitive measures against Iran might be among its first orders of business, even though diplomatic talks with our international alliance are entering a promising new stage.

March 23, 2014 Op-Ed & Article
I recently joined a dozen unemployed North Carolinians at Wake Technical Community College to discuss the state of our economic recovery. One of the participants told me that after he was laid off and his unemployment benefits ran out, he lost his house and his car. He now has to count each slice of bread to make his loaf last until he can afford to buy another. Sadly, in the great state of North Carolina, in the most prosperous nation on earth, his story is not an isolated one.
December 5, 2013 Op-Ed & Article
On Dec. 8, 1987, President Ronald Reagan stood next to Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev at the White House and delivered one of the most memorable phrases of his presidency. Quoting an old Russian proverb, he said that the aim of the arms reduction treaty being signed that day was to: "trust, but verify."
October 27, 2013 Op-Ed & Article

By Rep. David E. Price
Beware the bearer of Band-Aids. This is one of the most important lessons of the just-concluded government shutdown.