Today we passed H.R. 1868 to protect Medicare and Medicaid from across-the-board budget cuts, making sure Medicare and Medicaid recipients aren't affected from by any reduction in services or funding.
I have been urging my colleagues to join me in asking President Biden to agree to a TRIPS Waiver in the World Trade Organization. Big Pharma is seeing COVID-19 and the vaccines as a money maker, even after the American taxpayers funded their research and development of these vaccines.
Today I spoke on the floor during debate of H.R. 6., I spoke in support of the bill, but shared the concerns of many of my constituents that it bars too many people in our community from a path to citizenship.
During a Special Order hour on Women's History Month, I honored Patsy Mink, the first woman of color in Congress.
This week, I talk about the American Rescue Plan being signed into law, updates on COVID-19 and vaccinations, gun control bills passed by the House, and a Women's History Month tribute to former Congresswoman Patsy Mink.
Channel 5 @NBC Chicago covered my press conference on the impact of the American Rescue Plan locally.
This week, I bring you some updates on the American Rescue Plan, COVID-19 vaccines, Women's History Month, and more.
I held a press conference with people in my district who shared how the American Rescue Plan will help my constituents.
Today I gave an opening statment on a call with Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch in support of the WTO waiver.