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May 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released the following statement after he and members of the Texas Congressional Delegation sent a letter urging the Trump Administration to approve Governor Abbott’s appeal so Texas can receive disaster relief funds to help those impacted by the October 20 tornado.

April 30, 2020 Casework Success Stories

For several years, the mail in Kathi’s neighborhood was routinely delivered to the incorrect addresses. This resulted in Kathi and her neighbors needing to meet up to exchange their mail on a weekly basis, which led to frequent delays and difficulties for her husband, who is disabled.

April 30, 2020 Casework Success Stories

After his wife sadly passed away last year, John* was left to file taxes for himself and his wife on his own. John knew that to file their taxes for 2019, he would need a 1099 form from the Social Security Administration (SSA) showing how much his wife had received in Social Security benefits that year.

April 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today commended the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) for earning a $3.3 million research grant from the U.S. Department of Energy and the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The grant will be used to support UTD’s ongoing research to develop technology around offshore wind turbine systems.  

April 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) voted today for The Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, a bipartisan interim coronavirus aid package. The bill will provide funding to relief programs at the U.S.

April 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) released the following statement today after the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released a new rule requiring COVID-19 reporting requirements to family members and reside

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April 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today joined a bipartisan effort to urge the U.S.

April 3, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today announced that an agreement has been reached for Baylor, Scott & White to donate an existing, vacant hospital to the North Texas VA Health System, clearing the way to open a VA health care facility in Garland.

March 27, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) released the following statement in support of the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.  

March 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released a small business resource guide to help small businesses throughout the 32nd District as the North Texas region fights the spread of COVID-19.

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April 14, 2020 In The News

Area chambers of commerce and U.S. Rep. Colin Allred got together today on a social media platform to discuss elements of a $2.2 trillion stimulus program passed by Congress to combat the economic fallout of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

April 7, 2020 In The News

"I'm disappointed because I think FEMA has miscalculated how they're looking at our damages. Basically, what they're doing is they're splitting our damages up and saying we don't reach the threshold to get federal support and I don't think that makes any sense considering we were struck by a tornado," U.S. Rep. Colin Allred (D-Dallas) said.

April 7, 2020 In The News

Another factor in FEMA’s denial was the agency “putting different costs that we incurred in different buckets,” said Rep. Colin Allred, D-Dallas. That approach resulted in the region falling short of the threshold to receive aid, he said.

April 4, 2020 In The News

Congressman Colin Allred was part of group pushing for a deal.

April 3, 2020 In The News

Lawmakers are aware banks are gate-keeping the funding. Congressman Colin Allred, U.S. Representative of Texas 32nd Congressional District, said his office is taking inquiries from small business owners who are not being immediately served.

April 3, 2020 In The News

Wylie residents Teniqua and David Williams got stuck briefly in Haiti with their four children and David’s brother. The mayor of Wylie reached out to Rep. Colin Allred, D-Dallas, for help.

April 3, 2020 In The News

Dallas congressman Colin Allred has been pushing for this deal for months, and it wasn’t always straightforward. “There were times when this deal was not going to happen.

April 3, 2020 In The News

A shuttered Baylor Scott & White hospital in Garland will open its doors within weeks to begin treating veterans infected with COVID-19, Rep. Colin Allred announced Friday.

March 18, 2020 In The News

For small business owners and the employees they just laid off, help could be on the way soon, Congressman Colin Allred said Wednesday.

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