Press Releases

Nov 19, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives today approved a once-in-a-generation spending bill that seeks to make health care, child care, housing and education more affordable for millions of hardworking families, and take on the global climate crisis.

Nov 18, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The co-chairs of the Congressional Diabetes Caucus, U.S. Reps.

Nov 16, 2021
Legislation would create Biden’s ARPA-H research agency to cure cancer 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Fred Upton (R-MI) today introduced their highly anticipated, bipartisan Cures 2.0 legislation that some leading health care organizations are calling a potential “game changer” in how the U.S. conducts biomedical research going forward.

Nov 5, 2021
Move comes after lawmakers reach agreement to advance separate $1.75 trillion Build Back Better Act later this month.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S.

Oct 20, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives today voted to advance legislation – led by U.S. Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Elissa Slotkin (D-MI) – to improve the nation’s Strategic National Stockpile to ensure it’s ready to respond to future public health emergencies.

Sep 28, 2021
Hearing comes amid growing concern over agency’s ability to protect communities from industrial accidents

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Tomorrow, a key congressional oversight panel will hold a hearing to determine what needs to be done to revitalize the U.S. Chemical Safety Board.

Sep 24, 2021
Legislation would create federal right for Americans to access abortion care, regardless of where they live.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives voted today to approve a landmark piece of legislation that would give all Americans the federally-protected right to access abortion care, regardless of where they live.

Sep 23, 2021

Washington, D.C. U.S. Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO), Joe Neguse (D-CO), Jason Crow (D-CO) and Ed Perlmutter (D-CO) and Sens.

Sep 23, 2021
Legislation would protect 1.3 million acres of public land across the U.S. – including 660,000 acres in CO.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives voted today to approve U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette’s (D-CO) legislation to protect 1.3 million acres of public land across the U.S. as part of this year’s defense bill.

Sep 15, 2021

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

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