The Vermont Congressional Delegation (Sen. Patrick Leahy, Sen. Bernie Sanders, and Rep. Peter Welch) Wednesday night asked President Bush for a disaster declaration to make Vermont eligible for federal disaster relief after last week's Nor'easter.
Cites unwillingness to testify and produce documents on fabricated pre-war intelligence
Washington, D.C. - At a meeting of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee today, Rep. Peter Welch urged the subpoena of Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice for her role in spreading misleading pre-war intelligence.
. . . Bill Also Includes Farm Disaster Aid
That Would Help Vermont Farmers With Flood Losses
New leadership, not rhetoric is needed on Iraq and domestic agenda
Washington, DC -- In response to the President's "State of the Union" address, Rep. Peter Welch issued the following statement:
"The people of this country are ready for a change in direction. Tonight, the President offers only the rhetoric of change.
Washington, D.C. - Speaker Nancy Pelosi praised Congressman Peter Welch's leadership in making his offices in Washington and Vermont carbon neutral.