Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, today introduced the VA Newborn Emergency Treatment Act. The bill clarifies that the U.S.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today voted in favor of, H.R. 986, the Protecting Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions Act.
Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) spoke on the House floor to urge action in Congress to address the high cost of prescription drugs and highlight the story of Paul Rozinsky, a constituent from Richardson, Texas. Mr.
DALLAS -- Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) joined a bipartisan discussion along with Congressman Lance Gooden (TX-05) and Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) where Allred highlighted his work in Congress for the 32nd District. The panel was organized by the American Jewish Committee as part of their Annual Meeting.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Colin Allred (D-TX), Debbie Dingell (D-MI), Peter King (R-NY), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) introduced bipartisan legislation to make breast cancer diagnostic tests more affordable and accessible to women.
Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today voted to pass H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) and Congressman Mike Gallagher (WI-08) today introduced the Revitalizing American Priorities for Infrastructure Development (RAPID) Act in the House. The bill would incentivize investment in infrastructure through participation in the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA).
DALLAS -- Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) last week held a Transportation and Infrastructure Town Hall for constituents in the 32nd District of Texas.
Richardson, Texas – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) released a report detailing his first 100 days in office working for the people of the 32nd Congressional District of Texas.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) released the following statement today after voting for the Save The Internet Act of 2019 (H.R. 1644). Allred is a cosponsor of the measure, which reinstates the Obama Administration’s net neutrality rules.
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All but the last four days of his short stint in Washington were spent with the government partly shuttered, and on Tuesday, Dallas Rep. Colin Allred led other Democratic freshmen in a push to avert future shutdowns.
Every day that I have served in the U.S. House representing the 32nd district of Texas, the government has been closed because of a shutdown that has now become the longest in U.S. history. I have watched in increasing dismay as the stalemate has widened and the effects have hurt government workers and their families in North Texas.
Allred is a breakout star among the Democratic freshmen who was elected copresident of the Democratic freshman class of 67. He defeated Pete Sessions, R-Dallas, the highest ranking GOP member of the House. Allred is being rewarded with three committee assignments: Veterans’ Affairs, Foreign Affairs, and Transportation and Infrastructure.
This Sunday, Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) held a roundtable with federal workers living in the 32nd Congressional District of who have been impacted by the government shutdown. Allred listened to their stories, many of whom are working without pay or have been furloughed, and shared with the group his work to reopen the government, voting for bipartisan bills in the House.
The House is set to vote on Jan. 9 on a standalone resolution to intervene in the lawsuit by freshman Rep. Colin Allred, D-Texas, Pelosi spokesman Henry Connolly said on Twitter. That resolution would be similar to Title III of the Democratic rules package detailing the authorization to intervene in the case.