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April 2, 2020 Press Release
The greatness of our nation is its ability to rise to extraordinary challenges, no matter how big. Now is such a time.
April 1, 2020 Press Release
Today, Democrats are building on the Moving Forward infrastructure framework that we first introduced at the end of January. We need to invest in our infrastructure to address some of the critical impacts and vulnerabilities in America that have been laid bare by the coronavirus. These infrastructure investments include: community health centers – Including community health centers that are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus.
March 31, 2020 Press Release
The Congress and country were devastated by the passing of Chairman Elijah Cummings, who took great pride in serving on the U.S. Naval Academy Board of Visitors and in advancing Maryland’s role in our national security. It is fitting that Congressman Anthony Brown will now take up Chairman Cummings’ mantle of leadership in this critical role.
March 31, 2020 Press Release
On César Chávez Day, our nation honors the legacy of a man whose towering vision and determined voice helped put the American dream within reach for millions of workers and families. For the Latino community, and all Americans, César Chávez’s campaign for worker’s rights and civil rights remains a powerful example of our nation’s commitment to the values of freedom, equality and justice for all.
March 31, 2020 Press Release
Today, Speaker Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) and Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) sent a letter to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and Small Business Administrator Jovita Carranza urging the Trump Administration to consider startups in their regulatory guidance when implementing the CARES Act relief package. As representatives of the Bay Area’s largest innovation hubs, the Members are requesting that startups be considered for some of the same relief coverage as other small businesses amidst the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis.
March 31, 2020 Press Release
Equal Pay Day is a stark reminder of the inequality that millions of American women continue to face in the workplace. On average, women still earn only 82 cents for every dollar earned by men, and the wage gap is even worse for women of color.
March 30, 2020 Press Release
Congressional Democrats transformed the CARES Act from corporations-focused to workers-first. The legislation requires that taxpayer dollars given to industry go to workers’ paychecks and benefits, not be used for CEO bonuses, stock buybacks or dividends. Unfortunately, the President has made clear that he intends to disregard critical oversight provisions that hold the Administration accountable to the law.
March 30, 2020 Press Release

Dear Colleague,

Thank you for your bipartisan cooperation to make the passage of the CARES Act possible.

March 29, 2020 Articles

A few dozen people gathered one early March evening at the National Museum of American History to celebrate the opening of a new exhibition marking the centennial of women’s suffrage.