National Security and Foreign Affairs

As a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, Congressman Allred is committed to protecting America and creating security at home and stability abroad. North Texas is a hub of international trade as well as a host to visitors from all over the world. Now more than ever, it is important we engage the international community and that Congress assert itself on matters of foreign policy and national security.  

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May 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), released the following statement after the House passed the Heroes Act. The bipartisan bill makes a significant investment to increase testing, tracing and treatment, and provides substantial financial relief to state and local governments. 

April 3, 2020 In The News

Wylie residents Teniqua and David Williams got stuck briefly in Haiti with their four children and David’s brother. The mayor of Wylie reached out to Rep. Colin Allred, D-Dallas, for help.

March 27, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) released the following statement in support of the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.  

March 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30), Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released the following joint statement in support of Dallas County’s Stay Home Stay Safe measures: 

“The health and safety of our North Texas community is always our top priority. The spread of this virus is unprecedented and it is going to take a once in a generation response to combat and contain COVID-19.

March 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) voted for the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, a bipartisan relief package for workers and communities.  

March 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today voted for the bipartisan Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, which provides $8.3 billion in emergency funding to combat the coronavirus epidemic.

February 12, 2020 In The News

And if that wasn’t compelling enough evidence, there was also a strong and highly detailed letter of support from Democratic Rep. Colin Allred, the member of Congress who represents the Texas district where Navaz Ebrahim lives.

January 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released the following statement after voting in favor of two bipartisan measures; one that would repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force against Iraq, and one that would prohibit the use of federal funds for military action against Iran unless Congress has declared war.

January 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today released the following statement after the President signed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USCMA):

“This is a historic moment for our three nations and a big win for North Texas workers and businesses. USMCA will provide much-needed certainty and stability so that our economy can continue to thrive.  

“Since I first arrived in Congress, securing this agreement has been a top priority and I worked tirelessly to ensure Congressional leaders knew how important this was to Texas. 

January 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released a report detailing his first year working for the people of the 32nd Congressional District of Texas.