I believe the best form of government is an open and honest government. To that end, here are some of the top things I did in the last week.

July 21st – July 27th

  • Breakfast with Illinois Quad City Mayors
  • Tour and Discussion of the Farm Bill at the Rock Island County Fair
  • Illinois Iowa Center for Independent Living’s Block Party
  • Library of Congress Book Drop at the Geneseo Public Library District
  • Interview with the Chicago Tribune
  • Interview with Fox News
  • Press Conference with House and Senate Democrats to Present “A Better Deal”
  • Interview with the Quad-City Times
  • Democratic Policy and Communications Committee Chair Meeting
  • Democratic Leadership Meeting
  • Steering and Policy Committee Meeting
  • Votes in the House of Representatives
  • Democratic Women’s Working Group Dinner
  • Democratic Caucus Meeting
  • Press Conference with Democratic Caucus Leaders
  • Interview with WJBC Radio
  • Remarks on the House Floor
  • New Democrat Coalition Meeting
  • Steering and Policy Committee Hearing on Health Care Reform
  • Interview on MSNBC
  • Ranking Member Meeting
  • Democratic Leader’s Meeting
  • House Agriculture Committee Hearing
  • Senior Whip Meeting
  • Constituent Meeting with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Interview with the New York Times
  • Meeting with Google
  • Illinois State Society Intern Scholarship Reception
  • House Military Depot, Arsenal and Industrial Facilities Caucus Breakfast
  • Democratic Policy and Communications Committee Meeting with Mayor Rahm Emmanuel
  • Whip Meeting
  • House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Markup
  • Illinois Delegation Lunch
  • Washington Kastles Charity Classic