The U.S. House of Representatives passed three bills from the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce, which I chair. H.R. 6435 addresses the rising number of scam artists and fraudsters looking to take advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic. It directs the Federal Trade Commission to develop and disseminate information to the public about known scams and ways to protect themselves.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed three bills from the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce, which I chair. This bill, H.R. 8121, directs the Consumer Product Safety Commission to study the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on injuries and deaths with consumer products. It also will take a look at the effects on our travel and tourism industry.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed three bills from the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce, which I chair. This bill, H.R. 2610, specifically addresses fraud targeted at senior citizens and Native American tribes, including pandemic-related schemes.
I discuss the transition to President-elect Biden's Administration, and the obstacles being put up by President Trump. I also discuss the concerning numbers we are seeing from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Congresswoman Schakowsky joined Chicago Tonight on WTTW to discuss the 2020 Elections and transition, and the latest on a COVID-19 relief package. Representatives Mike Quigley and Raja Krishnamoorthi were also on the panel.
In my weekly video update, I discuss the 2020 elections, the spike in coronavirus numbers and other topics.
Some updates this week on the coronavirus, relief package negotiations and our nation's refugee system. Happy Halloween!
As Senate Republicans & Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell destroy the institution of the Senate in confirming Amy Coney Barrett, let's remember who has been packing the courts for more than 4 years.
In this week's update, I talk about the latest on Coronavirus numbers and the ongoing relief package negotiations. And remind everyone to get out and vote!
Updates on the coronavirus, Amy Coney Barrett, and discussions on COVID-19 relief package.