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March 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) led a bipartisan effort with 19 of his House colleagues to urge the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to provide assistance and expertise to address challenges on the frontlines of the outbreak. 

March 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30), Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released the following joint statement in support of Dallas County’s Stay Home Stay Safe measures: 

March 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) voted for the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, a bipartisan relief package for workers and communities.  

March 13, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today announced his team members will begin to work remotely, and his physical office locations in Richardson and Washington, D.C. will be temporarily closed to the public. 

March 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today introduced a bipartisan resolution honoring the life of Holocaust survivor and longtime Dallas resident Jack Repp. The resolution recounts his life and his survival after being forced to work in a labor camp in Radom, and how he endured being imprisoned in the Auschwitz and Dachau Concentration Camps. 

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March 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today voted for the bipartisan Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, which provides $8.3 billion in emergency funding to combat the coronavirus epidemic.

February 29, 2020 Casework Success Stories

When Tekola’s employer reported his income to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), they made a significant mistake by adding multiple extra decimals that resulted in them overreporting his income by millions. 

February 29, 2020 Casework Success Stories

Originally from Canada, Caitlin works as a chemistry teacher in Dallas, and needed a new work permit to continue teaching. Although Caitlin had applied to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for a new permit, she had not heard back and her current permit was about to expire.

February 29, 2020 Casework Success Stories

When the company Richard worked for was bought by a new company, they paid for a new health care plan for him. Because he was receiving private health insurance, Richard decided to halt his Medicare part A and B coverage.

February 29, 2020 Casework Success Stories

Sonja had her citizenship interview last year and was excited to join our North Texas community after emigrating from the Republic of North Macedonia years before. Unfortunately, she waited months without hearing any updates from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

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In The News

March 6, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Colin Allred (D-TX 32nd District) hosted a town hall Friday with Dallas County Health and Human Services to discuss the latest news surrounding the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and resources that are being made available to the public.

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March 6, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Colin Allred sought to reassure the public that officials from Washington, D.C., to Austin to Dallas are working together to keep North Texas “safe and healthy” as the new coronavirus makes its way across the country.

February 12, 2020 In The News

The Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) Veterans Health Administration is still the largest integrated health care system in the nation and a crucial resource for many veterans.

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February 12, 2020 In The News

And if that wasn’t compelling enough evidence, there was also a strong and highly detailed letter of support from Democratic Rep. Colin Allred, the member of Congress who represents the Texas district where Navaz Ebrahim lives.

February 7, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Colin Allred honored the victims of Monday’s shooting at Texas A&M-Commerce on the floor of the House of Representatives, using a speech to call on the Senate to take up House bills that tighten background checks for gun purchases and reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act.

February 5, 2020 In The News

A little over halfway through President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday – an event that will be remembered most for partisan rancor – Dallas Rep. Colin Allred received a bit of a surprise.

February 3, 2020 In The News

Congressman Colin Allred, along with five other lawmakers, penned a letter to President Donald Trump requesting swift approval of Gov. Greg Abbot’s disaster declaration request, Allred’s office announced.

February 3, 2020 In The News

 President Donald Trump’s ongoing impeachment trial looms over during his State of the Union address Tuesday night, but Texas lawmakers are bringing guests to highlight other issues important to them, like lowering prescription drug costs and immigration.

January 31, 2020 In The News

U.S. Representative Colin Allred announced his guest for the State of the Union will be Garland resident Shane Thompson.

Thompson recently shared her story regarding the high cost of insulin and health insurance during Allred's roundtable on health care.

January 28, 2020 In The News

Dallas Congressman Colin Allred and Congressman Ron Wright composed a letter to Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie earlier this summer, encouraging him to take action to make the former Baylor hospital a VA facility.

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