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May 24, 2007 Press Release

Rep. Vern Ehlers (R-Mich.), Ranking Republican Member of the Committee on House Administration, released the following statement today following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-Calif.) announcement that Congressman Robert Brady of Pennsylvania had been named Chairman of the Committee on House Administration.

May 21, 2007 Press Release
 
WASHINGTON – Today, GOP members of the Committee on House Administration sent the following letter asking their colleagues to support H.R. 2360, which prescribes real and reasonable election reform, and oppose H.R. 811, which has been deemed a ‘cumbersome monstrosity’ by election officials from across the country:

Dear Colleague:

May 8, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON — With less than 18 months until the 2008 General Elections, Democrats on the Committee on House Administration opted to sidestep the bipartisan approach offered by GOP members in today’s proceedings, and rammed their 11th hour attempt at election reform legislation through committee.

May 7, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In recent weeks, state and local officials from over 35 states, and various other national organizations, have expressed their opposition to H.R. 811, election reform legislation introduced by Representative Rush Holt, D-N.J.

May 7, 2007 Press Release

The Committee on House Administration will meet on Tuesday, May 8, 2007, at 1:00 p.m., in 1310 LHOB to consider H.R. 811. Also included will be consideration of four election contests: Russell v. Brown-Waite (FL–5), Gonzalez v. Diaz-Balart, Lincoln (FL–21), Curtis v. Feeney (FL-24), Cox v. McCrery (LA–4).

May 2, 2007 Press Release
WASHINGTON — Today, the three member Task Force, Chaired by Representative Charles Gonzalez, D-Texas, voted to direct the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to conduct an investigation of the contest filed in Florida’s 13th District between GOP incumbent, Representative Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., and Democratic Challenger, Christine Jennings.
Apr 26, 2007 Press Release

The Congressional Task Force investigating the contest between Democratic candidate Christine Jennings and Republican incumbent Representative Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., will meet on Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at 10:30 a.m., in 1309 LHOB.

For further information regarding either meeting, please contact the Committee at 5-8281.

 

Apr 22, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The Committee on House Administration’s Ranking Member, Vern Ehlers, R-Mich., issued the following statement on the passing of Chairwoman, Rep. Juanita Millender-McDonald:

Apr 17, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Last night, the Committee on House Administration’s Ranking Member, Vern Ehlers, R-Mich., appointed Representative Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., to serve on the Congressional Task Force that will investigate the contest between Democratic candidate Christine Jennings and Republican incumbent Representative Vern Buchanan, R-Fla.

Apr 16, 2007 Press Release

The Joint Committee on the Library will meet on Wednesday, April 18, 2007, at 2:15 p.m., in S-115 to conduct its organizational meeting for the 110th Congress. Immediately following that event will be the Joint Committee on Printing organizational meeting at 2:30 p.m., also in S-115.

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