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July 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (July 12, 2018) – On Wednesday, July 11, 2018, the Appropriations Committee passed by voice vote an amendment by Reps.

July 10, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (July 10, 2018) – On Tuesday, July 10, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) issued the following statement after President Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh to succeed Justice Anthony Kennedy on the U.S. Supreme Court.

June 29, 2018 Press Release


RALEIGH, N.C.  (June 29, 2018) – On Friday, June 29, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) issued the following statement on the passing of former Holly Springs Mayor and Commissioner Parrish Womble.


June 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (June 27, 2018) – On Wednesday, June 27, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) issued the following statement after U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement.

June 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (June 20, 2018) – On Tuesday, June 19, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC), current member and former Chairman of the Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee joined House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), and more than 190 House Democrats in introducing H.R.

June 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (June 18, 2018) – On Monday, June 18, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) issued the following statement regarding the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy separating migrant children from their parents at our nation’s border.

June 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (June 13, 2018) – On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) and Congressman José Serrano (D-NY) proposed an amendment to the FY19 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations bill to restore Net Neutrality protections and prevent the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from unilaterally disman

May 24, 2018 Speeches

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (May 23, 2018) – Today, Wednesday, May 23, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC), Ranking Member of the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD) Appropriations Subcommittee, delivered the following opening remarks at the full committee markup of the FY2019 Appropriations Bill.

May 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  (May 17, 2018) – On Thursday, May 17, 2018, Congressman David Price (D-NC) released the following statement after his amendment to the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies FY19 Appropriations bill was approved by the committee as part of the bipartisan “manager’s amendment.” The language authored by Rep.

May 16, 2018 Speeches

I’m delighted to return to my alma mater today, to welcome our many guests to Chapel Hill’s fabled springtime, and to help send off the Political Science Department’s contingent of the Class of 2018.


In The News

April 11, 2014 In The News

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.

April 2, 2014 In The News

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.

March 30, 2014 In The News

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.

March 29, 2014 In The News

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.

March 12, 2014 In The News

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.

March 12, 2014 In The News

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.

March 5, 2014 In The News

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.

February 24, 2014 In The News

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.”

February 17, 2014 In The News

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.

February 15, 2014 In The News

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.