Washington, D.C. – Today, the Major Medical Facility Authorization Act, led by Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), passed the House with bipartisan support. This bill authorizes several Veterans Affairs construction projects funded in fiscal year 2021, including a spinal cord injury center in Dallas.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (D-TX-32) joined Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX-26), Congressman Jason Crow (D-CO-06), and Congressman Neal Dunn (R-FL-02) to re-introduce the Veterans Health Care Stamp Act of 2021.
Richardson, TX – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released a report detailing his work for the people of the 32nd District of Texas during the first half of 2021.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Colin Allred (D-TX-32), joined with U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Roy Blunt (R-MO), and Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA-52) and Congressman Tracey Mann (R-KS-01) to introduce the Veteran Peer Specialist Act.
DALLAS – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released a short survey seeking to learn how the improved and expanded Child Tax Credit will make a difference for North Texas families. Allred released his survey days after parents began receiving initial payments of this benefit, which he supported in the American Rescue Plan.
DALLAS — Today, initial payments of the expanded Child Tax Credit land in North Texans’ bank accounts, a provision which Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) supported in the American Rescue Plan.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, voted for the bipartisan passage of the INVEST in America Act in the House.
Dallas resident Heidi was supposed to receive a $600 economic impact payment, thanks to the American Rescue Plan, from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). However, the IRS had the wrong address and continued to send her mail to California. After attempting to contact the IRS and having no luck, she contacted Rep.
Washington, D.C. — Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released the following statement thanking First Lady Dr. Jill Biden for visiting the Conrad High School vaccination site in Dallas and encouraging North Texans to get vaccinated.
Washington, D.C. — Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today voted for the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act (POWADA) to level the playing field for older workers and restore their rights to fight back against discrimination.
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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.
By Colin Allred, Stephen Morgan
When we met as part of the British-American Parliamentary Exchange in 2019, we never imagined the gravity of the events we would face in public service.
Texas is one of several states where Republican lawmakers have moved to introduce restrictive voting laws in the aftermath of the general election where former President Donald Trump falsely claimed the election was stolen from him. Amy Gardner, national political reporter at the Washington Post, and Texas Congressman Colin Allred joined
Dallas Rep. Colin Allred, a Democrat, accused Republicans of enabling Trump’s ongoing efforts to undermine democracy and rule of law.
These past few months have been some of the most critical in stemming the COVID-19 pandemic since it started. Millions of Texans are now fully vaccinated and we are steps closer to keeping our communities safer and healthier.
A new resource is now available for restaurants trying to recover financially from the COVID-19 pandemic.
They argued that the patchwork of state laws could put students in a position to hire advisers to help them analyze which state laws are most beneficial financially for their playing careers. U.S. Rep. Colin Allred, a Dallas Democrat and former college football player, is among those to sign on as a co-sponsor of the bill.”
If Colin Allred had been in Washington two weeks ago, he would have gone to the White House for the Congressional Black Caucus’s meeting with the president. Instead, he was in his garage in Dallas, cradling his newborn, pedaling his exercise bike, and occasionally reading briefing memos from his staff on his phone.