Issues

Colorado's Wilderness

Protecting Colorado’s Wilderness

To ensure that Colorado’s most treasured landscapes remain protected – and available for generations to enjoy – Rep. DeGette is working to pass legislation known as the Colorado Wilderness Act into law.
Combating Climate Crisis

Combatting the Climate Crisis

Rep. DeGette has been leading the charge to cut our nation’s carbon emissions, curb methane waste and pollution, and promote environmental justice – all in an effort to avoid the most devastating effects of climate change.
Preventing Gun Violence

Preventing Gun Violence

Rep. DeGette, whose district includes Columbine High School, has been an outspoken advocate for enacting new commonsense gun safety measures to help protect our communities.
E-Cigarettes

Teen Vaping Epidemic

Rep. DeGette is working to protect our children from the dangers of tobacco and nicotine.
Medical Research

Developing New Cures

Rep. DeGette has led the historic effort to accelerate the pace of cures and medical breakthroughs in the United States. This work continues with Cures 2.0.
Insulin

Price of Insulin

As co-chair of the Congressional Diabetes Caucus, Rep. DeGette is working to lower the cost of insulin.