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Congressman Gene Green

Representing the 29th District of Texas

Press Releases

June 20, 2003 Press Release
Washington, DC - Last evening, the Energy and Commerce committee adopted an amendment offered by Congressman Gene Green (D-TX) and Congressman Ernie Fletcher (R-KY), requiring Medicare to cover screening for Medicare beneficiaries at risk for diabetes.
 
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June 18, 2003 Press Release
Washington, DC - By calling for a special session today on Congressional Redistricting, Governor Perry has shown that he is more interested in playing partisan politics like in Washington.  A special session will cost at least $1.7 million when the state is reducing health care for seniors, children and education funding.
June 18, 2003 Press Release
Washington, DC - For the 3rd Congress in a row, the bi-partisan Commerce Committee team of Representatives Gene Green (D-TX) and Heather Wilson (R-NM) are moving to save consumers from bombardment by deceptive, pornographic, and never-ending unwanted emails.
 
May 9, 2003 Press Release
Washington, DC - Congressman Gene Green strongly denounced a Surface Transportation Board vote this morning that gave the go-ahead to a highly controversial railroad construction project in East Harris County.
 
May 8, 2003 Press Release
HOUSTON Congressman Gene Green (D-Houston) is pleased to announce the winners of the 22nd Annual Congressional Art Competition-- a national art contest for high school students from each Congressional District. 
 
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May 2, 2003 Press Release
Washington, DC - Congressman Gene Green expressed frustration that the Surface Transportation Board (STB) staff recommended the approval of the San Jacinto rail construction project in East Harris County.  The STB board members will vote on the project Friday May 9, 2003.
 
March 20, 2003 Press Release
Washington, DC - Congressman Gene Green made the following statement today regarding the War against Iraq:
The decision to go to war is a serious one. The President has now determined that military action is necessary and we are united in one fight.

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