Press Releases

May 8, 2006 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14) today called for extending the May 15 deadline for signing up for the new Medicare prescription drug benefit, citing a new government report that indicated widespread confusion among seniors about the new program.

May 5, 2006 Press Release

Pittsburgh, PA – U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14) today presented a check for $72,750 in federal funding to Janet Cercone Scullion, Executive Director of the Bloomfield Preservation and Heritage Society. 

April 25, 2006 Press Release

Washington, DC –  U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14) today called for U.S. action to stop the Sudanese government’s genocidal policies in Darfur. 

April 12, 2006 Press Release

Washington, DC –  U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14) responded to Health and Human Services Secretary Mike Leavitt’s visit to Pittsburgh today by calling on the Bush Administration to support an extension of the deadline for seniors to sign up for the new Medicare prescription drug benefit.

April 11, 2006 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14) today presented a check for $100,000 in federal funding to Pittsburgh Mayor Bob O’Connor, State Senator Jim Ferlo, the Bloomfield Garfield Corporation, the Garfield Jubilee Association, and the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh for the construction of new housing in Pittsburgh’s Garfield neighborhood.

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April 5, 2006 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14) today praised the U.S. House of Representatives for passing H.R. 3127 – the Darfur Peace and Accountability Act of 2006.

March 10, 2006 Press Release

Pittsburgh, PA – U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14) today presented a check for $345,000 in federal funding to local officials for streetscape improvements in Pittsburgh’s Strip District.

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March 6, 2006 Press Release

Pittsburgh, PA – U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14) is coming to the aid of several Allegheny County communities with federal funding to help remove streams that flow into their sewer lines.

February 6, 2006 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14)today released the following statement describing his reaction to the Fiscal Year 2007 federal budget request that President Bush delivered to Congress this morning:

“President Bush has proposed a $2.7 trillion federal budget for 2007 – with a deficit that will exceed $400 billion.

February 2, 2006 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14)voted against a bill (H.Res. 653) making $39 billion in cuts in health care, student aid, and child support enforcement programs when it was approved by the House of Representatives on a vote of 216 to 214 yesterday.

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