Washington D.C. — Today, Congressman Neguse passed an amendment on the House floor which would provide robust funding for states to improve their criminal and mental health records as part of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).
Washington, D.C.— Today, a provision from Congressman Joe Neguse to provide for $5 million for the Affordable College Textbooks Pilot program passed on the U.S. House floor. The provision was included in an appropriations minibus package which would fund the Departments of Defense, Labor, Health and Human Services and Education in FY2020.
Washington, D.C. — Today, the House approved a measure from Representative Neguse and Representative Dingell to expand funding for Fisher House Foundation to $10 million dollars. The bipartisan provision passed along with the minibus appropriations package that would fund the Departments of Defense, Labor, Health and Human Services and Education in FY 2020.
Washington D.C. — Today, Congressman Joe Neguse secured an additional $1 billion for IDEA, the federal grant program that supports students with disabilities.
Washington D.C. — Today, an effort championed by Congressman Joe Neguse to install a national monument in Washington D.C. to commemorate the women’s suffrage movement will be considered before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Legislation introduced by Congressman Neguse to install Loveland artist Jane DeDeckers Every Word We Utter statue depicting Susan B.
Washington D.C.— Today, Congressman Joe Neguse congratulated Colorado State University on being awarded a $128.7 million cooperative grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to continue research at the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA).
Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Joe Neguse, along with Congressman Doug Lamborn, introduced bipartisan bicameral legislation to extend authorization of the Platte River Recovery Implementation Program (PRRIP).
Washington D.C.—On Friday, June 14th at 3:00 p.m. MT, Congressman Joe Neguse will host a roundtable discussion with advocates and patients to discuss the skyrocketing cost of drug prices. The Department of Health and Human Services estimates that Americans spent more than $460 billion on prescription drugs in 2016.
Washington D.C.—Congressman Neguse, this week, submitted testimony to the House Ways and Means Committee, urging the Committee to take up priority legislation that would impact Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District.
Washington D.C.— Today, Congressman Neguse spoke on the House floor in support of the Dream and Promise Act of 2019, legislation to provide permanent protections for DACA recipients, TPS holders and DED recipients. Neguse was chosen to represent the Democratic Caucus to respond to Republican efforts to sideline the bill and vote down the final passage.