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.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Apr. 14, 2018) – On Saturday, April 14, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) released the following statement after President Trump launched military airstrikes against the Syrian regime, following a brutal chemical weapons attack on civilians.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Apr. 13, 2018) – Yesterday, April 12, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) delivered the following remarks at the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee (THUD) hearing with Secretary Elaine Chao of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Rep.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 6, 2018) – On Friday, April 6, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) joined Reps. Don Beyer (D-VA), David Cicilline (D-RI), and 64 House Democrats calling for the immediate dismissal of EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 5, 2018) – On Thursday, April 5, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) released the following statement regarding news that North Carolina would receive $168 million in Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
The author, a Democrat, represents the 4th District of North Carolina in the U.S. House.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Mar. 22, 2018) – On Thursday, March 22, Congressman David Price (D-NC), Ranking Member on the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, released the following statement after the House voted 256-167 to pass the Omnibus Appropriations Act.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Mar. 20, 2018) – Congressman David Price (D-NC) will deliver the following remarks at the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee (THUD) hearing with Secretary Ben Carson of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Rep.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Mar. 13, 2018) – On Tuesday, March 13, Congressman David Price (D-NC) released the following statement after President Trump announced on Twitter that he is firing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replacing him with Director of the CIA Mike Pompeo.
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By Corinne Jurney
A local high school student will soon get to see one of his paintings displayed in the U.S. Capitol.
FAYETTEVILLE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
THE CEREMONY: Fayetteville Technical Community College's 51st annual spring commencement, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Crown Coliseum
NUMBER OF DEGREES CONFERRED: 1,415 graduates with 2,800 degrees, diplomas and certificates
By Mary Cornatzer
U.S. Rep. David Price is one of only 28 members of Congress named as "champions of science" by the Science Coalition, a nonprofit group of U.S. research universities.
Leaders of some of the universities held an event in Washington Wednesday to thank the 28 and try to boost their ranks. Price was the only member from North Carolina on the list.
By Bruce Siceloff
Congress approved a quick budget fix Friday to end air traffic controller furloughs that have delayed thousands of airline flights across the country this week.
The action also appeared to cancel plans by the Federal Aviation Administration to shut down control towers at 149 small airports, including five in North Carolina.
By U.S. Rep. David E. Price
Published in: Viewpoint
Double-talk is never in short supply in Washington. But as the axe of "sequestration" – the across-the-board spending cuts triggered by Congress' failure to pass a long-term budget plan – begins to fall, self-contradiction and hypocrisy have reached heights unusual even for the Capitol.
By Kevin Schaefer
While visiting constituents during a town hall meeting in Raleigh Monday, Democratic Congressman David Price called for bipartisan efforts in Congress — focusing on jobs and infrastructure, not the deficit — to improve the nation's economy.
By Laura Oleniacz
A Virginia-based start-up behind technology designed to reduce the fuel consumption of electric generators has opened a research and development office in Durham, and is working here to continue to develop the technology.
BY LAURA OLENIACZ
The Research Triangle Park-based start-up hub First Flight Venture Center opened its doors Monday to showcase companies that have office or lab space at the center, such as one start-up that wants to commercialize environmentally friendly bricks made using bacteria.
By E.J. Dionne
By: Jennifer Serda
FAYETTEVILLE — U.S. Congressman David Price held a town hall meeting at a Cumberland County High School.