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U.S. Rep. Colin Allred (D-TX 32nd District) hosted a town hall Friday with Dallas County Health and Human Services to discuss the latest news surrounding the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and resources that are being made available to the public.
U.S. Rep. Colin Allred sought to reassure the public that officials from Washington, D.C., to Austin to Dallas are working together to keep North Texas “safe and healthy” as the new coronavirus makes its way across the country.
The Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) Veterans Health Administration is still the largest integrated health care system in the nation and a crucial resource for many veterans.
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.
U.S. Rep. Colin Allred honored the victims of Monday’s shooting at Texas A&M-Commerce on the floor of the House of Representatives, using a speech to call on the Senate to take up House bills that tighten background checks for gun purchases and reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act.
A little over halfway through President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday – an event that will be remembered most for partisan rancor – Dallas Rep. Colin Allred received a bit of a surprise.
Congressman Colin Allred, along with five other lawmakers, penned a letter to President Donald Trump requesting swift approval of Gov. Greg Abbot’s disaster declaration request, Allred’s office announced.
President Donald Trump’s ongoing impeachment trial looms over during his State of the Union address Tuesday night, but Texas lawmakers are bringing guests to highlight other issues important to them, like lowering prescription drug costs and immigration.
U.S. Representative Colin Allred announced his guest for the State of the Union will be Garland resident Shane Thompson.
Thompson recently shared her story regarding the high cost of insulin and health insurance during Allred's roundtable on health care.
Dallas Congressman Colin Allred and Congressman Ron Wright composed a letter to Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie earlier this summer, encouraging him to take action to make the former Baylor hospital a VA facility.