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October 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today with his House colleagues and members of House leadership, pushed for passage of the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, HR 3. Allred cosponsored the package last month. 

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October 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement after a bipartisan resolution passed the House that opposes the Administration’s decision to pull troops from northern Syria and the Turkish military incursion that followed.  

September 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today announced his cosponsorship of the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, H.R. 3, which would lower prescription drug costs for all Americans. 

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September 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today released the following statement: 

“I take my oath of office very seriously, and with it the responsibility to defend the Constitution and to preserve our democratic institutions.

September 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today released the following statement: 

September 20, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today voted for the bipartisan Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act (FAIR). This bill prohibits the enforcement of mandatory, pre-dispute arbitration, also known as forced arbitration, which are provisions in contracts involving consumers, employment, antitrust and civil rights disputes.

September 20, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today applauded the University of Texas at Dallas for earning a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy, Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The grant will be used to develop technology around offshore wind turbine systems.  

September 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) cosponsored the bipartisan Restoring Integrity to America’s Elections Act to reform the Federal Election Commission (FEC) so it can enforce our nation’s campaign finance and election laws in a non-partisan manner. 

September 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), along with several other freshman lawmakers, urged House leadership to follow fiscally responsible policies as they consider legislation. 

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August 22, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Veasey (TX-33) and Congressman Allred (TX-32) joined local public health care experts and advocates to unveil the Baby Box and Maternal Assistance Act of 2019 (H.R. 4201).

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In The News

October 16, 2019 In The News

All of the Texans who serve on the Foreign Affairs Committee — Democratic U.S. Reps. Colin Allred of Dallas, Joaquin Castro of San Antonio, Vicente Gonzalez of McAllen and Ron Wright of Arlington — voted in support of the resolution.

October 10, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Colin Allred, who represents Texas’ 32nd Congressional District and attended the event, said his office will be a resource for constituents who may want to find a job with the census or have fear about responding to it.

September 9, 2019 In The News

El congresista Colin Allred habla con Miguelangel Pinero sobre los temas de salud, crímenes de odio y las armas de fuego.

August 25, 2019 In The News

The North Texas region prides itself on being one of the fastest growing in the country. But a sobering reality is that a big part of that growth includes veterans who need health care at a time when there’s a critical shortage of places to get it.

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August 23, 2019 In The News

Colin Allred came to Capitol Hill in January as a recently elected Democrat congressman from North Texas touting a balanced perspective on partisanship.

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August 23, 2019 In The News

Immigration is a divisive issue in Washington these days. In North Texas, though, some members of the local Congressional delegation — both Democrats and Republicans — found some common ground on Thursday at the Dallas Regional Chamber’s Congressional Summit.

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August 2, 2019 In The News

“There are reasonable folks on both sides of the aisle who are sincerely just trying to move their communities forward.” Rep. Anthony Gonzalez (R) Ohio said last night.

 

Representative Anthony Gonzalez of Ohio’s 16th Congressional District held a bipartisan town hall Thursday with Representative Colin Allred of Texas’ 32nd district.

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July 29, 2019 In The News

The former Baylor, Scott and White hospital in Garland may provide another healthcare option for veterans if a bipartisan group of North Texas Congress members gets their way.

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July 28, 2019 In The News

The signs that line the entrance are all stripped. The building facade is bare. What was once Baylor Scott & White Garland is now an empty building.

The medical center closed earlier this year and is looking for a new owner.

July 26, 2019 In The News

Freshman Reps. Colin Allred and Anthony Gonzalez are using their shared background as NFL players to demonstrate bipartisanship in a deeply divided Congress.

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