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February 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.— Congressman Joe Neguse released the following statement in response to President Trump’s intent to declare a national emergency in order to build a wall on our southern border:

“The President’s apparent plan to declare a national emergency is lawless and unconstitutional. Under President Trump’s purported plan, the military would need to seize hundreds of miles of private and state-owned land. It’s a gross abuse of authority and a threat to our rule of law. If the President declares a national emergency tonight, we must challenge it in court tomorrow.”

February 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.— Congressman Joe Neguse (CO-02) issued the following statement after President Trump’s State of the Union Address tonight.

February 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.— Congressman Joe Neguse (CO-02), himself a son of African refugees, has invited a student in the DACA program from Colorado State University to attend the State of the Union on Tuesday February 5th as his guest. Elias, a student studying Chemical and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering at Colorado State University, came to America at a young age when his parents immigrated from Mexico, and currently lives and works part-time in Fort Collins where he attends school.

January 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.— Last night, Congressman Joe Neguse was appointed to the House Natural Resources Committee, which considers legislation and oversees federal conservation and species protection programs. Congressman Neguse issued the following statement regarding his appointment to the committee:

January 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.Congressman Joe Neguse issued the following statement in response to Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s letter to President Trump requesting the State of the Union be delayed:

 

January 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C—Today, Congressman Joe Neguse was appointed to the House Judiciary Committee, which oversees the administration of justice within the federal courts, administrative agencies and federal law enforcement entities. Congressman Neguse issued the following statement regarding his appointment:

January 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.Following his swearing in on January 3rd, in Washington D.C., Congressman Joe Neguse went to work immediately to fix the ongoing government shutdown and has introduced several pieces of original legislation that will have a positive impact on the 2nd Congressional District and State of Colorado. Despite being a freshman, Rep.

January 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.Congressman Joe Neguse released the following statement ahead of Governor-elect Jared Polis’ inauguration ceremony this morning:

 

January 6, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.Congressman Joe Neguse will hold town halls in Estes Park and Fort Collins on Monday January 7th to discuss the ongoing partial government shutdown with constituents.

 

January 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Joe Neguse (CO-2) announced senior staff hires in his Washington, D.C. and district office. Lisa Bianco will serve as his Chief of Staff in Washington, D.C., Sally Anderson will be the District Director and Deputy Chief of Staff based in Fort Collins, and Boulder City Councilwoman Jill Grano will be the Director of Community Affairs based in Boulder. Grano will be resigning from the Boulder City Council, effective today.