Updates on the coronavirus pandemic, relief negotiations and inauguration plans for President-elect Biden's swearing-in.
I talked with NBC Chicago about the mail delivery delays happening in the North Side of Chicago. I'm working to resolve the issues at the post offices in parts of my district. I've been in contact with leadership of the US Postal Service and they have assured me they are taking action to address these problems. I will continue to closely monitor this situation.
Wishing a Happy Thanksgiving to everyone. I give some updates on the Presidential transition, Coronavirus numbers, and some other updates.
Here is my latest weekly video update for my constituents. I discuss the latest on the transition to the Biden Administration and an update on the impact of the Coronavirus. I also discuss Transgender Day of Remembrance.
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.