Year for congress reviewed
Published 11:58 pm Sunday, December 17, 2006
At this time of year, we all pause to reflect on the events of the past 12 months, and I would like to take this opportunity to reflect on the legislative accomplishments of the 109th Congress.
During this Congress, the House led the way with a number of important bills, many of which made it to the president's desk for his signature. From immigration reform and tax relief, to providing direct response to Hurricane Katrina, the flurry of legislative activity included some of the following key accomplishments: