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January 22, 2020 Press Release

Richardson, Texas – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) hosted a roundtable in Richardson with education leaders and educators from the Richardson Independent School District, Richland College, the University of Texas at Dallas and the American Federation of Teachers.

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January 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (D-TX) today announced that he received the “Across the Aisle” award from the Town Hall Project for hosting a bipartisan joint town hall w

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December 31, 2019 Casework Success Stories

Patsy’s husband served our country bravely in our armed forces. After his long life of service, Patsy lost her husband last year. Patsy applied to receive her survivors’ benefits from the VA and was approved, but seemingly out of the blue, the benefits she was owed were taken away. 

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December 31, 2019 Casework Success Stories

Thomas and his wife are frequent travelers, and use the Global Entry program to help them get through the airport quickly.The Global Entry program allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers at select airports in the United States. 

December 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today voted to pass the revised version of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The agreement passed the House with broad bipartisan support. 

December 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), released the following statement after voting in support of the bipartisan Appropriations bills that will fund the government through September 30, 2020: 

December 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  Last week, Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) along with House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Mark Takano released a letter sent to the Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Secretary of the Department of State, and the Secretary of the Department of Defense describing concerns from veterans serving as contractors with the Sta

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December 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today released the following statement after the House Judiciary Committee voted to move forward on Articles of Impeachment: 

December 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) voted today to pass the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, H.R. 3.

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December 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today attended a White House Summit on Child Care.

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In The News

August 23, 2019 In The News

Colin Allred came to Capitol Hill in January as a recently elected Democrat congressman from North Texas touting a balanced perspective on partisanship.

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August 23, 2019 In The News

Immigration is a divisive issue in Washington these days. In North Texas, though, some members of the local Congressional delegation — both Democrats and Republicans — found some common ground on Thursday at the Dallas Regional Chamber’s Congressional Summit.

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August 2, 2019 In The News

“There are reasonable folks on both sides of the aisle who are sincerely just trying to move their communities forward.” Rep. Anthony Gonzalez (R) Ohio said last night.

 

Representative Anthony Gonzalez of Ohio’s 16th Congressional District held a bipartisan town hall Thursday with Representative Colin Allred of Texas’ 32nd district.

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July 29, 2019 In The News

The former Baylor, Scott and White hospital in Garland may provide another healthcare option for veterans if a bipartisan group of North Texas Congress members gets their way.

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July 28, 2019 In The News

The signs that line the entrance are all stripped. The building facade is bare. What was once Baylor Scott & White Garland is now an empty building.

The medical center closed earlier this year and is looking for a new owner.

July 26, 2019 In The News

A group of 14 House Democrats sent a letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi today urging her to bring a vote by the end of the year on USMCA, President Trump's renegotiated trade deal with Canada and Mexico.

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  1. Colin Allred (D-Texas)
July 26, 2019 In The News

Freshman Reps. Colin Allred and Anthony Gonzalez are using their shared background as NFL players to demonstrate bipartisanship in a deeply divided Congress.

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July 26, 2019 In The News

Freshman U.S. representatives Colin Allred, D-Texas, and Anthony Gonzalez, R-Ohio, may be members of opposites parties but they both have a lot in common. 

They both are new to Congress, new dads and are former NFL players.

The congressmen are working together on a bipartisan effort to change the conversation in Washington D.C.

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July 26, 2019 In The News

A new clinic in Garland could lower the average wait time at veterans’ health facilities in the area and would provide a new, more accessible location for veterans who live on the northern side of the Metroplex, said Rep. Ron Wright, an Arlington Republican who helped write the letter with Rep. Colin Allred, a Dallas-area Democrat.

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July 25, 2019 In The News

They played on rival teams in the National Football League. They’re members of rival political parties in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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