Today, Pro-Choice Caucus co-chairs Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) released the following statement in response to the enactment of S.B. 8, the Texas law banning all abortions as early as six weeks:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Michael McCaul (R-TX) introduced bipartisan legislation to provide terminally ill children covered under Medicaid the option to pursue hospice and palliative care without having to forgo other potentially life-saving treatments.
Effort to convert vacant Denver hotel into housing for homeless now heads to Senate
Suspension of in-person inspections at overseas manufacturing facilities has raised concerns about the agency’s ability to ensure the safety of Americans’ prescription medications
WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bipartisan group of lawmakers, including U.S. Rep.
Funding is among $6.5 million DeGette helped secure for area housing projects
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette’s request for $2 million in federal funds to help the city of Denver purchase the now-vacant Stay Inn Hotel in Denver and convert it into housing for the homeless cleared a significant legislative hurdle Monday and is now one step closer to being approved.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives voted today to approve a massive infrastructure bill that includes, among other things, nearly $20 million for three critical transportation projects in the downtown Denver area.
Resolution championed by DeGette reinstates key Obama-era methane-emissions standards
WASHINGTON, DC – President Biden signed into law today a Resolution of Disapproval to invalidate the Trump administration’s 2020 Methane Rescission Rule and reinstate two key Obama-era methane-emission rules that set stricter limits on the amount of methane that the nation’s oil and gas industry can release from their drilling sites.
House approves reinstatement of Obama-era rules, measure heads to president’s desk for signature
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives voted today to approve a Resolution of Disapproval that will invalidate the Trump administration’s 2020 Methane Rescission Rule – a move that will reinstate two key Obama-era methane-emission rules and reestablish stricter regulations on the nation’s oil and gas industry.
U.S. Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Larry Bucshon, M.D. (R-IN) reintroduced bipartisan legislation today to improve the nation’s diagnostic testing capabilities and ensure hospitals and laboratories across the country are better able to respond to future national health emergencies, such as the COVID-19 pandemic.