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August 13, 2021 Press Release

DALLAS – Ahead of the Sunday, August 15 open enrollment deadline, Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32)

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August 12, 2021 Press Release

DALLAS  –  Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, hosted U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg today in Dallas. He was joined in welcoming the Secretary to the region by Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) and Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33).

August 10, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, today applauded Senate passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Plan. It passed with strong bipartisan support of 69-30. The bill now heads to the House for final consideration.

August 5, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the Veterans’ Affairs Committee, cosponsored the bipartisan Veteran’s Prostate Cancer Treatment and Research Act (H.R. 4880). Prostate cancer is the number one cancer diagnosed in the Veterans Health Administration with over 489,000 veterans undergoing treatment.

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August 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On July 29, Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) joined President Joe Biden in the Oval Office at the White House as he signed into law bipartisan legislation led by Allred to authorize several Veterans Affairs construction projects funded in fiscal year 2021, including a Spinal Cord Injury Center in Dallas.

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August 3, 2021 Press Release

DALLAS – With the federal eviction moratorium expired and the state level moratorium ending on October 1, Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) and Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) today ask the State of Texas and North Texas governments to incr

July 31, 2021 Casework Success Stories

Richardson resident Howard filed his tax return with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) before the deadline in 2020, and had to file an amended tax return last July. Howard’s first return reported that he owed $2,000, but his amended tax return would have refunded him an amount of $5000.

July 31, 2021 Casework Success Stories

Michael from Richardson began the process to apply for his Social Security retirement benefits in 2019 but decided to wait. When he reapplied to collect his benefits in November of 2020, Michael experienced issues trying to settle his first application and return a refund to the Social Security Administration (SSA).

July 30, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (D-TX-32), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, joined Congressman Van Taylor (R-TX-03) in leading the bipartisan passage of an amendment to reduce traffic on U.S. 75.

July 30, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a former voting rights attorney and co-president of the 2018 freshman class, Congresswoman Veronica Escobar (TX-16), former Freshman Co-Representative to Leadership, and Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) led a letter to Congress

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In The News

August 6, 2021 In The News

Texas Rep. Colin Allred talks about the American Families Plan and the importance of paid family leave.

August 4, 2021 In The News

President Joe Biden last week signed a bill focused on funding Veterans Affairs construction projects throughout the nation and that includes a new facility in North Texas.

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July 15, 2021 In The News

Initial payments of the expanded Child Tax Credit land Thursday in North Texans’ bank accounts, a provision that Congressman Colin Allred (District 32) supported in the American Rescue Plan.

July 14, 2021 In The News

Rep. Colin Allred (D-Texas) knows these issues better than probably any member of Congress, having played collegiately at Baylor, then as a linebacker for the Tennessee Titans.

July 7, 2021 In The News

The legislation would fund large-scale surface transportation projects, focusing on federal highways, highway safety programs and transit improvements. Reps. Colin Allred, D-Dallas, Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-Dallas, and Marc Veasey, D-Fort Worth, got funding for their districts.

June 24, 2021 In The News

Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) introduced the Open RAN Outreach Act, a bipartisan bill to strengthen the diversity of U.S. wireless networks and protect the supply chain from reliance on untrusted technology companies.

June 24, 2021 In The News

Rep. Colin Allred (D-TX) joins Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss ways to challenge Texas GOP voting restriction legislation as the TX Republican governor calls for a special session.

June 21, 2021 In The News

In 2019, neighbor Colin Allred was the first member of Congress to announce he was taking paternity leave after the birth of his son Jordan. He took two weeks off work, and after the birth of his second son, Cameron, he did it again.

This time, though, he came home for an entire month.

June 15, 2021 In The News

A bipartisan bill authorizing several Veterans Affairs construction projects funded in fiscal year 2021, including a spinal cord injury center in Dallas, Texas, has been introduced in Congress.

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June 10, 2021 In The News

U.S. Labor Secretary Martin Walsh and Rep. Colin Allred met with business leaders and community organizers in Dallas on Thursday to tout the Biden administration’s plans to shore up the nation’s infrastructure and expand family leave benefits.

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