Congresswoman Diana DeGette

Representing the First District of Colorado
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May 6, 2019
‘This may finally be the year that we get this done,’ DeGette says

DENVER, CO – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) unveiled new legislation today to designate more than 740,000 acres in 33 areas of Colorado as federally-protected wilderness.

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May 2, 2019
Measure would strip Trump administration of its authority to modify ‘roadless rule’ protections currently in place

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO), a member of the House Natural Resources Committee, introduced legislation today to permanently protect nearly 60 million acres of undeveloped national forest in 39 states.

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May 2, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In response to newly-issued Department of Justice guidelines, U.S. Reps.

May 1, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) issued the following statement after Attorney General William Barr’s testimony today before the Senate Judiciary Committee:

May 1, 2019
DOE says it will now cost U.S. taxpayers approximately $377 billion to clean up 16 remaining sites, $214 billion more than previous estimate; Government Accountability Office: Growing liability poses financial risk to taxpayers
Apr 30, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) introduced bipartisan, bicameral legislation today to raise the nationwide legal smoking age from 18 to 21.

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Apr 23, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) released the following statement:

Apr 18, 2019

DENVER, CO – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) said today it’s “unacceptable” that the future state of Colorado’s economy lies in the hands of one person.

Apr 18, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) released the following statement on the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report:

Apr 18, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A trio of senior U.S. lawmakers, including Rep.

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