Press Releases

March 6, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) joined fellow Members of the New Democrat Coalition (NDC) urging Ways and Means Committee Chair Neal, Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Pallone, and Education and Labor Committee Chair Scott to prioritize strengthening the Affordable Care Act (ACA),

March 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today introduced the Know Your Polling Place Act. The bill would require that voters be notified of changes in their polling place and ensure accommodations be made to voters that show up at the wrong polling place. The bill’s language is included H.R.

February 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), released the following statement after voting in favor of instant universal background checks, H.R. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019. Allred is a co-sponsor of the bill which the House passed with bipartisan support.

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February 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), member of the Veterans’ Affairs Committee, today passed a bipartisan amendment out of the House as part of the Veterans’ Access to Child Care Act.

February 7, 2019 Press Release

DALLAS  – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) left Washington yesterday to return home to Dallas as he and his wife, Alexandra Eber, are expecting the birth of their first child very soon.

Allred released the following statement regarding his paternity leave:

February 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today released information regarding his subcommittee assignments on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, House Foreign Affairs Committee and House Veterans’ Affairs Committee.

January 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today released the following statement after President Trump’s announcement agreeing to a temporary funding bill that would open the government through February 15.  

January 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today released the following statement after earning committee spots on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, House Foreign Affairs Committee and House Veterans’ Affairs Committee.

January 16, 2019 Press Release
The 14 states that have not expanded are slated to miss out on $305 billion to provide more Americans with affordable health insurance.

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Today, Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) co-sponsored a measure from Congressman Veasey (TX-33). The bill, titled the Incentivizing Medicaid Expansion Act, will encourage Medicaid expansion in the fourteen states that have yet to do so, by allowing states to accept a higher rate of federal dollars to support a Medicaid expansion program.

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