Legislative Process

Legislative Process

In Article I of the U.S. Constitution, "all legislative powers" were "vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives."  Congress has the responsibility to debate and create the laws under which our country operates.  It is an honor to represent the people of California’s 49th District in the U.S. House of Representatives, and the following links should provide you with additional resources to understand more fully how Congress works.  

Congress explained:

How Our Laws are Made

History of the House of Representatives

Open Government

Members of Congress Explained

Congressional Schedule

The House Floor Live Video

 

 

Press Release Sep 18, 2017
At a press conference today in San Diego, Congressman Darrell Issa (R-Vista) and Congressman Juan Vargas (D-Chula Vista) together unveiled new bipartisan legislation they introduced to rehabilitate... Read More
In The News Sep 18, 2017
Why congressional DACA action may kickstart immigration reform San Diego Union-Tribune By: Congressman Darrell Issa | Sept. 15, 2017
In The News Sep 14, 2017
Washington's next big focus is fixing our broken tax code.
Press Release Sep 13, 2017
The House of Representatives passed an amendment offered by Congressman Darrell Issa (R-Vista) to this year’s spending package – the Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act – to curb... Read More
In The News Sep 11, 2017
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