Congresswoman Diana DeGette

Representing the First District of Colorado
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Sep 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following is a statement from U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) on the House moving forward with a formal impeachment inquiry into the president of the United States:

Sep 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Oversight and Investigations panel, U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO), announced today that Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Ned Sharpless and principal deputy director for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr.

Sep 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As young people around the country take to the streets to demand that Congress act now to solve the climate crisis, the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee will meet Tuesday to consider legislation introduced by U.S. Rep.

Sep 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A senior Department of Health and Human Services official testified before Congress Thursday that he started sounding alarms that the Trump administration’s family-separation policy would “pose an unacceptable danger to the child” 14 months before it was put in place.

Sep 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bipartisan group of federal lawmakers – led by U.S. Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Frank Pallone (D-NJ) – is calling on the governors of 16 states to explain how their state has used billions of dollars in federal funding to combat the nation’s opioid epidemic – and whether that funding is making a difference in some of the hardest-hit areas.

Sep 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO), Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL) and Rep. Peter King (R-NY) today announced the formation of a new congressional caucus aimed at curbing the nation’s teen-vaping epidemic.

Sep 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO), chair of the Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations panel, announced today that it will hold a hearing next week on the administration’s treatment of thousands of migrant children in U.S. custody.

Sep 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Oversight and Investigations panel, U.S. Rep.

Sep 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Judiciary Committee today approved legislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) to reinstate a nationwide ban on high-capacity gun magazines.

Aug 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A key House committee announced today that it will be returning early from the scheduled recess to take up a series of gun-safety-related bills in response to the deadly shootings that recently took place in Texas, California and Ohio.

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