Pelosi Completes 100-Hour Agenda -- Early
The energy bill passed yesterday was the sixth of six items that Pelosi promised to push through in the first few weeks of Democratic control in the House of Representatives -- and it was all done in only 42 hours of floor time.
Here's the work that's been done, along with short video of each bill passing, courtesy of Speaker Pelosi's web site:
Implement the 9/11 Commission Recommendations
January 9, 2007 at 7:17 PM, 299 - 128 Watch the vote:
Increase the Minimum Wage
January 10, 2007 at 5:10 PM, 315 - 11 Watch the vote:
Expand Stem Cell Research
January 11, 2007 at 3:11 PM, 253 - 174 Watch the vote:
Allow Negotiation for Lower Prescription Drug Costs
January 12, 2007 at 2:22 PM, 255 - 170 Watch the vote:
Cut Interest Rates on Student Loans
January 17, 2007 at 5:35 PM, 356 - 71 Watch the vote:
End Subsidies for Big Oil and Invest in Renewable Energy
January 18, 2007 at 6:09 PM, 264 - 163 Watch the vote:
"Today, Democrats stood united to say that we have kept our promise to the American people," said Speaker Pelosi after yesterday's vote.
And that, Republicans, is how it’s done.