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September 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, today released the following statement after news that the Dallas to Houston high-speed rail project received key approvals from the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). 

September 3, 2020 Press Release

DALLAS – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released a video sharing stories from constituents of the 32nd District of Texas who submitted their experiences with the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Nearly 2,000 North Texans submitted their concerns on changes to mail service to Allred.

August 26, 2020 Press Release

DALLAS – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released a short survey seeking feedback and input from North Texans in the 32nd District regarding the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Allred has been a vocal champion of the USPS and has voted to provide additional resources so it can continue stable and reliable mail operations during this pandemic.

August 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today voted for the Delivering for America Act, a bill that would prevent the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) from making operational changes impacting the delivery of the mail.

August 20, 2020 Press Release

DALLAS – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today visited the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) Dallas Processing and Distribution Center. Allred visited the facility to see first hand the impact of the Administration’s changes on postal workers and the delivery of mail in North Texas.

August 12, 2020 Casework Success Stories

After getting her degree, Lisa owed about $70,000 in federal student loans. In 2017, Lisa filed an application with the Department of Education (DOE) to discharge her loans due to total and permanent disability. The application was approved, and Lisa’s loan balance became zero.

August 12, 2020 Casework Success Stories

Earlier this year, David completed an online application to receive Social Security benefits in January. Soon after, he successfully submitted the necessary paperwork to his local Social Security office. Following the completion of his application, David waited patiently for an update to his application status.

August 12, 2020 Casework Success Stories

Earlier this year, John submitted his 2019 tax return on paper and confirmed it was received by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in early March.

July 31, 2020 Casework Success Stories

When the COVID-19 pandemic began, Jill applied for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) to secure her small business’ future through financial difficulties brought on by the pandemic.

July 31, 2020 Casework Success Stories

Knowing that his employer health insurance benefits were expiring in July, John submitted an application to the Social Security Administration (SSA) to re-enroll in Medicare months in advance.



In The News

January 10, 2020 In The News

At our best, America has been an undeniable force for good around the world. Across the globe, people look to the U.S. for hope. Dictators and strongmen fear the might of our military, but they fear the strength of our values even more.

December 20, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Colin Allred and a group of 10 high school scholars toured the Texas A&M AgriLife Center at Dallas for a hands-on look at the technologies shaping modern agriculture.

December 19, 2019 In The News

Dallas Rep. Colin Allred is a freshman Democrat who’s a top target for Republicans in next year’s election. He hailed the trade deal as a “job-creating agreement” that will “shift the trade paradigm and create a new standard for trade.”

November 14, 2019 In The News

Meanwhile, North Texas Congressman Colin Allred is working on a bill to reduce the price of insulin that incentivizes pharmaceutical companies to keep prices at 2006 levels.

November 14, 2019 In The News

On Veterans Day and every day, we owe a debt of gratitude to our veterans and their families, but our commitment goes much further than that. 

October 30, 2019 In The News

Just ask Dallas Rep. Colin Allred, a freshman Democrat on the House transportation committee who became visibly upset during the blockbuster hearing as he accused Boeing of “purposeful concealment” with an “obvious financial drive behind it.”

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.