Press Releases

December 4, 2019 Press Release
First-of-its-kind bipartisan bicameral plan allows families to receive advance Child Tax Credits to offset leave, childcare, other expenses

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (D-TX-32), Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D.

December 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) spent last week visiting with women and men in uniform serving overseas as part of a Congressional Delegation of members of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. The delegation spent their Thanksgiving week in Kuwait and Afghanistan meeting with service members, military leaders and State Department officials.

November 21, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today introduced the Helping Student Parents Succeed Act.

November 20, 2019 Press Release
Since 2006, Nine People Died and 22 Injured in Gas Explosions in North and Central Texas

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, voted to pass the SAFER Pipelines Act out of committee today. The bill reauthorizes pipeline safety programs overseen by the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA).

November 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, today announced that his bipartisan transportation bill, H.R. 3612, was included as language in the must-pass Continuing Resolution.

November 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today welcomed the news that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will be making low-interest federal disaster loans available to North Texas businesses and residents affected by the severe storm on October 20.

November 13, 2019 Press Release
Demands Congress Act to Deliver Lower Drug Prices Across the Board

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released a report on how the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, H.R. 3, will reduce prescription drug costs across the board.

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November 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As part of a package of women veterans health bills, the House passed the VA Newborn Emergency Treatment Act, a bipartisan bill by Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

November 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today announced cosponsorship of the Insulin Price Reduction Act, a bipartisan bill that would reduce the price of insulin for millions of people. 

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October 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement after the House passed the bipartisan, Protect Against Conflict by Turkey Act, H.R. 4695. 

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