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July 22, 2015 Blog Post

In 2014, a devastating coal ash spill in Eden, North Carolina released tens of thousands of tons of ash and an estimated 27 million gallons of polluted water into the Dan River.

July 16, 2015 Press Release
Reps. David Price (D-NC), Leonard Lance (R-NJ), Joe Crowley (D-NY), and Don Young (R-AK) introduced the World Language Advancement Act (H.R. 3096), which would help state and local school districts implement innovative K-12 language programs.
July 15, 2015 Press Release
Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) gave remarks during floor debate on H.R. 3038, a 5-month federal highway and transit funding extension.
July 14, 2015 Press Release
Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) offered an amendment at today's Department of Homeland Security Appropriations markup to restore funding for Flood Hazard and Risk Mapping Analysis, a critical disaster planning and mitigation program.
July 9, 2015 Press Release
Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) gave floor remarks opposing the Calvert amendment to the FY2016 Department Interior Appropriations bill, which would have allowed the Confederate flag to be flown on federal lands. House Republican leadership announced this afternoon that the bill would not come up for a vote.
July 9, 2015 Speeches
Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) gave remarks on the floor regarding the Calvert Amendment which would allow the Confederate Battle Flag to fly on federal land.
June 26, 2015 Press Release
Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) released a statement following the Supreme Court's decision on marriage equality.
June 25, 2015 Press Release
Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) released a statement following the Supreme Court's decision in King v. Burwell, upholding the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
June 24, 2015 Press Release
During today's full committee markup of the Fiscal Year 2016 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education (LHHS) Appropriations bill, Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) offered an amendment to provide funding for critical educator support programs that would be cut or eliminated by the draft legislation.
June 18, 2015 Press Release
Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) released a statement about the attack on Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC.


In The News

November 28, 2011 In The News

By Ben Pershing

At some point in 2012, President Obama and his GOP opponent will formally declare whether they plan to take public funding for their general-election campaigns. If House Republicans get their way, there won't be a choice to make.

November 23, 2011 In The News

The 12 members of what might now be called the not-so-super committee, who were charged with finding ways to reduce the nation's crippling national debt by trillions, knew going in what was at stake. It was nothing less than America's future. And they had a pretty good blueprint in the report of the Simpson-Bowles commission chaired by former Republican Sen.

November 22, 2011 In The News

Aaron Keck Reporting

CHAPEL HILL - Earlier this month, Durham County voters approved a half-cent sales tax increase to fund regional transit programs—increasing excitement among local leaders about the prospects of a light-rail transit system in the Triangle.

November 20, 2011 In The News

By Rob Christensen and John Frank

Democratic Rep. David Price criticized GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry's proposal to eliminate foreign aid and require countries to start "at zero" to justify any aid received in the future.

November 15, 2011 In The News

By David Horn

(RALEIGH) -- Two of North Carolina's Congressmen are updating veterans on the services they have available to them. Congressmen David Price and Brad Miller annually update North Carolina veterans on what they have been doing on Capitol Hill.

October 24, 2011 In The News

By Allie Huttler

Historical and literary reflection on the past is necessary for a prosperous future, several prominent scholars said at the annual Caldwell Lecture Friday.

October 23, 2011 In The News

By Neil Offen

DURHAM — "The humanities aren't a luxury," to be enjoyed only by the wealthy, Duke University President Richard Brodhead asserted.

They are, he pointed out, "essential to our humanity. They enrich us as persons."

October 17, 2011 In The News

To receive the N.C. Humanities Council's top honor puts one in distinguished company. The first recipient was John Tyler Caldwell, chancellor of N.C. State University from 1959 to 1975 and one of this state's great educators. This year, the John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities is going to someone else whose academic field was political science, Democratic U.S. Rep.

October 10, 2011 In The News

U.S. Rep. David Price, the former Duke professor of political science and public policy who has represented the university's district in Congress for all but two of the past 25 years, will be honored Friday, Oct. 21, for his long-time support of the humanities.

October 7, 2011 In The News

By Clayton Henkel

New figures released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics show the economy added 103,000 new jobs in September. But the increase was not enough to move the nation's unemployment rate downward, which remains at 9.1 percent.