Washington -- Representative Jim Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat and senior Member of the Appropriations Committee, released the following statement on the proposed budget agreement authored by Budget Committee Chairs Rep. Ryan and Sen. Murray.
Representatives Jim Moran and Gerry Connolly said today that they will oppose a budget deal that makes unfair and indiscriminate cuts to federal employee pay or retirement benefits. Numerous reports have indicated that Republican negotiators are demanding a reduction in federal employee retirement benefits in an attempt to offset sequestration cuts.
Washington, DC - Congressman Jim Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat, released the following statement on the agreement reached between the P5+1 countries and Iran on Iran’s nuclear program.
Washington, DC - Congressman Jim Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat, joined 19 members of Congress to call for the Department of Health and Human Services to exercise greater authority and demand increased transparency from insurers issuing health plan cancellation letters.
Washington, DC - Congressman Jim Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat, commended a long overdue decision by Pentagon officials to cease its relationship with Russian defense firm, Rosoboronexport, the same firm arming the Syrian government and enabling Bashar al-Assad to kill thousands of his own people.
Washington, DC - Congressman Jim Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat, participated in the release of new data showing a broad consensus on climate change and policies to cut greenhouse gas emission prepared by Stanford University Professor Jon Krosnick.
Washington D.C. – Congressman Jim Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat, today mourned the tragic loss of Ron Kirby of Alexandria, Virginia, Director of Transportation for the National Capital Transportation Planning Board at the Metropolitan Council of Governments.
Congressman Jim Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat, called on House Republican Leadership to bring the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) to the House floor for a vote following its passage in the Senate. ENDA cleared the Senate today by a 64-32 margin. Despite this bipartisan support, the Speaker and Majority Leader have indicated the measure will not be debated in the House.
Congressman Jim Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat, announced a nearly $25 million investment to restore Dyke Marsh in Alexandria, Virginia. The funds, which were awarded as part of the Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, will go towards the immediate restoration and long term preservation of the marsh.
Washington, DC – Congressman Moran, Northern Virginia Democrat, released the following letter to the federal civil service.