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June 12, 2007 Press Release
"To ignore the public outcry over this ill conceived plan is absolutely irresponsible," said Kaptur. "The American people elected us to do something when an issue like this comes up."

Last afternoon, Republicans voted to block consideration of a bill that would have immediately stopped the Bush-Dubai ports deal. Democrats are

June 12, 2007 Press Release
TOLEDO, OHIO -- Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-9) reminded working families today at the Margaret Hunt Community Center that they may be eligible for a credit "refund" on their taxes through the Earned Income Tax Credit. Kaptur pointed out where local Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites are available to provide free tax
June 12, 2007 Press Release
TOLEDO, OHIO - Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-9), a strong opponent of the outsourcing of U.S. port operations to foreign owned firms, today called for investigations by both the House Government Reform Committee and the Treasury Inspector General into the Bush Administration's approval of the management of U.S.
June 12, 2007 Press Release
Toledo, Ohio - Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-9) today announced that she has successfully garnered federal support totaling $7.5 million dollars to return shipbuilding and repair jobs to the Toledo Shipyard. Kaptur made the announcement as the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority reached agreement for a new, locally
June 12, 2007 Press Release
Toledo, Ohio -- Calling it "a Real Valentine" for area youth and families, Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-9) announced $200,000 in federal support today to the Connecting Point, an intervention and treatment facility in Toledo. The award contributed to the facility's plans to expand and renovate its Cherry Street campus
June 12, 2007 Press Release
"The United States becomes more and more beholden to foreign interests that are financing these deficits," continued Kaptur. "We are not only shipping jobs overseas, we are shipping billions of dollars in interest payments on U.S. debt now held by foreign interests. Is it is no surprise that retailing of foreign goods is now America's biggest business."

June 12, 2007 Press Release
"America prospers when all of her people prosper, and America thrives when the President offers real leadership for the most difficult challenges we face. With that as our measure President Bush's remarks tonight fell far from the mark. We need an America that is job rich, debt free, energy independent, and has its trade accounts on
June 12, 2007 Press Release
TOLEDO, OHIO - Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-9) released the following statement in response to data released today showing that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) turned away nearly 10,000 (see page 2) Ohio veterans who applied for VA health care in FY 2005 due to the Administration's enrollment ban.
June 12, 2007 Press Release

Whitehouse, Ohio -- Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-9) visited Bittersweet Farms today, a treatment facility for individuals with autism, to announce a $1.3 housing award for the construction of 12 new residential units on the organization's property in Whitehouse, Ohio.

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