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Feb 7, 2008 Press Release

The Committee on House Administration's Republican Office web site, which is the online home of the Republican Members of the Committee of the House of Representatives charged with the oversight of federal elections and the day-to-day functions of the House of Representatives, has been redesigned for increased usability and improved functionality based on the needs of Republican Members of the

Dec 6, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, the Subcommittee on Elections, led by Chairwoman Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., and Subcommittee Ranking Republican Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., received testimony from witnesses expressing concern over regulations that would prohibit pre-recorded calls from telemarketers and political campaigns, commonly referred to as robo-calls.

Nov 16, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, the Subcommittee on Elections, led by Chairwoman Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., and Subcommittee Ranking Republican Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif.,  conducted the second day of the voter registration and list maintenance hearing where Members heard from election administrators testifying on the safeguards needed to protect the  nation’s election security.  

Nov 9, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, the Subcommittee on Elections, led by Chairwoman Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., and Subcommittee Ranking Republican Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., received testimony from witnesses expressing concern with the Same-Day Voter Registration Act of 2007 (H.R. 2457), an election reform bill introduced by Representative Keith Ellison, D-Minn. As written, H.R.

Nov 7, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, the Committee on House Administration led by Chairman Robert Brady, D-Pa., and Ranking Republican Vern Ehlers, R-Mich., conducted a hearing to review the recommendations of the Slave Labor Task Force to memorialize the contributions of slave labor in the construction of the U.S. Capitol.

Oct 24, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON Today, at an oversight hearing of the Library of Congress, Members of the Committee on House Administration questioned officials on the Library’s operations, including significant gaps in its inventory management plan.

Oct 23, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, the Subcommittee on Elections, led by Chairwoman Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., and Subcommittee Ranking Member Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., received testimony from witnesses expressing concern over the ineffective and outdated federal voter registration and list maintenance policies of the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA).

Oct 22, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, the Subcommittee on Elections conducted the second day of the vote-by-mail legislation hearing.  Witnesses who testified before the Subcommittee, focused on the potential consequences and vulnerabilities of the vote-by-mail legislation introduced by Representative Susan Davis, D-Calif.    

Oct 17, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Today, the Committee on House Administration, led by Chairman Robert Brady, D-Pa., and Ranking Republican Vernon Ehlers, R-Mich., heard from witnesses expressing the need to integrate Congressional and Capitol Guide Service staff for Capitol Tours before the anticipated November 2008 opening of the Capitol Visitor Center.

Oct 16, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, the Subcommittee on Elections’ Ranking Republican, Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., was forced to invoke the right to a minority hearing on vote-by-mail legislation introduced by Rep.

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