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November 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today released a report on how the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, H.R. 3, will reduce prescription drug costs across the board.

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November 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As part of a package of women veterans health bills, the House passed the VA Newborn Emergency Treatment Act, a bipartisan bill by Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

November 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), today announced cosponsorship of the Insulin Price Reduction Act, a bipartisan bill that would reduce the price of insulin for millions of people. 

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October 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement after the House passed the bipartisan, Protect Against Conflict by Turkey Act, H.R. 4695. 

October 29, 2019 Casework Success Stories

Ngoni came to Dallas as a refugee from Zimbabwe. While he waited for his asylum case to process, he worked at a local church, helping with prison ministry and outreach to the church’s Zimbabwean congregants.

October 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today helped lead the call for passage of the Stopping Harmful Interference in Elections for a Lasting Democracy (SHIELD) Act. Allred cosponsored the bill and it is expected to pass the House today. 

October 21, 2019 Casework Success Stories

Tetsade and her family immigrated from Brazil to Dallas so she and her husband could further their studies. After receiving her doctorate in neuroscience, Tetsade was offered a position at a local research institution conducting lab research on the nervous system.

October 17, 2019 Casework Success Stories

LEAP Global Missions is a non-profit foundation that works with Medical City Children’s Hospital in Dallas to provide free surgical care for children born with severe deformities that need urgent surgery and care unavailable in their home countries.

October 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today with his House colleagues and members of House leadership, pushed for passage of the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, HR 3. Allred cosponsored the package last month. 

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October 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement after a bipartisan resolution passed the House that opposes the Administration’s decision to pull troops from northern Syria and the Turkish military incursion that followed.  

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June 12, 2019 In The News

“I want to know whether or not Congress was kept in the dark,” said Democratic Rep. Colin Allred of Texas. “It seems like ... an attempt just basically to circumvent Congress because we did not agree with the decision to sell these arms to Saudi Arabia.”

June 12, 2019 In The News

“I want to know whether Congress was kept in the dark,” said Representative Colin Allred, Democrat of Texas. “If that decision was reached before we were briefed, I want to know why we weren’t told about it.”

June 10, 2019 In The News

A still life painting by Wylie High School student Zachary Martinez won the District 32 Congressional Art Competition and will hang in the office of U.S. Rep. Colin Allred in Washington, D.C.

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June 7, 2019 In The News

On the other side of the aisle, Rep. Colin Allred, D-Dallas, continues to criticize the 2017 tax overhaul, saying that it had “a lot of mistakes” and was “sloppily done.” But he said the “retail glitch” is “something, just in terms of fairness, that needs to be fixed.”

June 7, 2019 In The News

Allred said Texas will be “uniquely harmed” by the tariffs and hinted that damage is already being done. 

June 5, 2019 In The News

Many Texas Democrats have ripped into Trump over his Mexico levies. Dallas Rep. Colin Allred said Wednesday, for instance, that "hard-working Texans cannot be asked to bear the brunt of a costly and unnecessary trade war that will not solve our problems or address our broken immigration system."

May 30, 2019 In The News

Congress may not be in session, but M Streets neighbor and U.S. Rep. Colin Allred is still working in his district.

May 29, 2019 In The News

Freshman Congressman Colin Allred of Dallas met with voters Tuesday night to explain why he's not -- at least not yet -- calling to impeach President Donald Trump. He joined Good Day Wednesday morning to talk more about the political divide, Boeing's relationship with the FAA, federal spending and sending troops to the Middle East.

May 27, 2019 In The News

The ceremony at D-FW National Cemetery was only one of a number around North Texas. At Restland Memorial Park's Field of Honor, U.S. Rep. Colin Allred, D-Dallas, gave keynote remarks during a ceremony featuring a wreath-laying and other activities.

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May 24, 2019 In The News

Texas U.S. Rep. Colin Allred, a first-term member of the Veterans Affairs Committee, says he’s been hearing from some of the 1.6 million veterans in Texas about “a back-door effort to privatize” the veterans’ agency.

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