We might be disheartened. That’s understandable. But, we must refocus. We must reactivate. For 240 years, all that we have won together as a country was won in the face of adversity, anxiety, and the temptation to just give up.
From the Congressman
I’m very proud of two votes we took in the House to reassert our Constitutional authority regarding any declarations of war that risks American lives and our national security.
I’m excited to kick off 2020 by celebrating last year’s accomplishments and looking forward to winning elections up and down the ballot, across the country this year.
Before casting my vote today on impeachment, I read the articles, studied the evidence and listened to public testimony in hearings from credible witnesses who have served this country with honor. The facts are not in dispute.
When I came to Congress, I was excited to join President Obama in his bold vision for our nation: expanding healthcare to reach millions of Americans who had never had coverage before.
The chaos and outrage created daily by the Trump Administration is as exhausting as it is deliberate. They can obscure truly sinister policies – policies like the new Trump budget announced yesterday. Here are the toplines:
Every day I’m surrounded by incredible women tirelessly working to pave the way for a better future for my daughters and young women growing up today.
Our very first bill introduced in this new Congress was H.R. 1 the “For the People Act,” which every single Democratic Member of Congress cosponsored. I’m extremely proud to say we passed this bill today to improve our democratic institutions and make them truly work For the People. Here’s a break down on what this bill does: