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.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives David Price (NC-04), John Yarmuth (KY-03), Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Lloyd Doggett (TV-35), Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), Barbara Lee (CA-13), Steve Cohen (TN-09), Peter Welch (VT-AL), Gerry Connolly (VA-11), and Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) released the statement below regarding the ongoing violence in Gaza:
RALEIGH, NC (Apr. 26, 2018) – Today, Thursday, April 26, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) announced that NC State University would receive $1,899,033 from the Department of Energy (DOE) as part of a $20 million effort to advance early-stage power electronics technologies.
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.
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By Editorial Board
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration lab on Pivers Island is a cornerstone of the county’s scientific research sector, which many here desire to see grow in years ahead, but the NOAA lab’s existence is now threatened.
The U.S. Commerce Department’s fiscal 2015 budget includes a request to close the lab. The plan is cause for serious concern.
By Mark Binker
Raleigh, N.C. — A U.S. Supreme Court decision striking down certain campaign finance limits will not alter North Carolina but will expand some of the pathways wealthy donors use to influence federal elections here and across the country.
By Renee Schoof and Jay Price
WASHINGTON - For more than a century, federal scientists have worked on Pivers Island near the historic town of Beaufort, N.C., and the beaches of Emerald Isle studying the ocean, and the fish, turtles and dolphins of its sea grass estuaries and rocky reefs.
RALEIGH (WTVD) -- It is the last weekend to sign up for President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. The deadline to enroll is Monday.
Democratic Congressman David Price held a health fair in Raleigh to help people apply, but that was not the only reason folks were lining up to get inside.
By Bart Jansen
WASHINGTON — A House lawmaker wants to make sure that planes carry flight recorders that eject before crashes so they are easier to find, a proposal the secretary of transportation said Wednesday he is studying.
By Matthew Burns
Washington — Four members of North Carolina's congressional delegation have sent a letter to Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey to urge them to keep an Air Force unit at Fort Bragg's Pope Air Field.
By David Brooks
Air Force Lt. Col. Ryan Consie chose North Carolina. He and his wife moved to Southern Pines in March 2008, after switching from the active-duty Air Force to the Reserves. He was drawn by the beauty they saw when stationed at then-Pope Air Force Base between 2002 and 2005.
By Aaron Heck
Across the nation and here in North Carolina, the unemployment rate has been in decline, a fact that has many cautiously optimistic about the economy.
But U.S. Congressman David Price (D) of Chapel Hill says not so fast.
“Has the number of jobs, and people filling jobs, actually increased?” he says. “The answer is no.”
By Editorial Board
This year’s race between Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan and whomever North Carolina Republicans nominate is expected to be the most expensive Senate contest in the nation.
By the Editorial Board
If you need something out of Washington and want to give a satchel of cash to a political candidate, no need to give it directly to the candidate. Federal law limits those contributions to $2,600 anyway.The thing to do is to give the money to the candidate’s “super PAC,” where no limits apply, to pay for attack ads against the candidate’s opponent.