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 Mar 24, 2017

Congressman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) released the following statement after the House of Representatives canceled a vote on the American Health Care Act:
 

Press Release Mar 16, 2017

Congressman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R.

Press Release Mar 16, 2017

Congressman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) released the following statement after the President granted a federal disaster declaration... Read More
Press Release Mar 15, 2017

San Diego County is lining up in support of Congressman Darrell Issa's bill -- The Interim Consolidated Storage Act -- which would allow officials to move nuclear waste away from the San Onofre... Read More