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May 11, 2009 Press Release

The Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act, which passed the House by an overwhelming margin, will outlaw much of the worst behavior that led to the highest foreclosure rate in decades.

May 11, 2009 Press Release

 Congresswoman Kaptur will join a panel of local experts to answer questions about money matters, home foreclosures, and much more.

 

May 10, 2009 Press Release
President Obama has declared a national emergency due to the outbreak of swine flu, which is now present in 46 states.

For more information about the swine flu, visit the CDC web site at https://www.cdc.gov/h1n1flu/ or click here .

May 1, 2009 Press Release


“I conveyed to the president the importance of the auto industry to the U.S. defense industrial base and the economic vitality of Northern Ohio," Kaptur said. "This industry has been brought to its knees by the mess on Wall Street and deserves to be restructured and to flourish to meet the transportation needs of the 21st Century.”

April 28, 2009 Speech
Mr. Speaker, tonight as General Motors, Chrysler, and the United Auto Workers struggle with the imposed government deadlines that will determine their survival, I wish to share with you Harold Meyerson's article ``Break Up the Banks'' from The Washington Post last Friday.

   You see, what has been holding up the deal to save the

April 27, 2009 Press Release
Human cases of swine influenza A (H1N1) virus infection have been identified in the United States—including at least one case in Ohio. The virus is contagious and spreads from human to human. Ongoing investigations will attempt to determine the source of the infection.

April 22, 2009 Press Release
Rep. Marcy Kaptur congratulated Oberlin College for winning the “Green Power Challenge” in the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) for the third consecutive year.

"The Oberlin College community is leading the way, not only in its own athletic conference but throughout Northern Ohio, with its amazing commitment to green energy and sustainable development," said Kaptur, a
April 22, 2009 Press Release


"The Oberlin College community is leading the way, not only in its own athletic conference but throughout Northern Ohio, with its amazing commitment to green energy and sustainable development," said Kaptur, a staunch advocate of alternative energy and energy independence for the United States.

April 21, 2009 Press Release
Sandusky will serve as home port for a new, commercial-grade research vessel for the U.S. Geological Service (USGS), according to U.S. Representative Marcy Kaptur. “I am extremely pleased to be able to announce a new ship for Lake Erie research as a result of the economic recovery bill,” said Congresswoman Kaptur, who is a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee.

April 21, 2009 Press Release


“Lake Erie is such a precious natural resource and it is central to our efforts to create new jobs and economic opportunity in Northern Ohio . Commercial and sport fishing generate more than $7 billion a year for the Great Lakes regional economy. This new vessel will provide state-of-the-art technology to help protect our vital Lake Erie fishery.”

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