Washington, D.C.— Since taking office, Congressman Joe Neguse has saved constituents from Colorado’s 2nd District a total of $292,439 through completed casework assistance. The savings are the result of more than 255 constituent casework files that Neguse’s staff have successfully processed and closed less than halfway through Neguse’s 2-year term in Congress.
Award named after former High School Teacher and State Senator Dorothy Rupert
Washington D.C.— Congressman Joe Neguse, today, announced he will host Colorado’s first App-a-thon. The event will be held in Boulder this Saturday to support students in Colorado’s 2nd district who are participating in the Congressional App Challenge.
Washington, D.C.— Congressman Joe Neguse today announced that he will be holding his 23rd public town hall on Monday, October 7th at the Boulder Public Library. The Congressman will provide a legislative update to his constituents and will answer questions from the public.
Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Joe Neguse announced that he will host another member of Congress in the 2nd district on Monday for a sustainable agriculture farm tour.
Washington D.C.—Today, Congressman Joe Neguse, who represents Colorado's 2nd Congressional District in the U.S. Congress, took to the House floor to call out FEMA for failing to adequately help Larimer County and Boulder County communities recover and rebuild after the 2013 Colorado flood.
Washington D.C.— Today, Congressman Joe Neguse announced his 22nd town hall. Congressman Neguse and State Senator Joann Ginal who represents the 52nd district will be holding a public town hall at Boltz Middle School in Fort Collins in order to provide a legislative update to constituents and field questions.
Washington, D.C.— Today, Congressman Joe Neguse, representing Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District voted in favor of the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act on the House Floor to allow state-legal cannabis businesses to access banks in their state. H.R.
Washington D.C.—Congressman Joe Neguse, representing Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District, today advocated passionately in the House Judiciary Committee for an assault weapons ban. Mass shootings at Columbine in 1999 and at the Aurora movie theater in 2012 both involved military-style assault weapons, manufactured for the specific purpose of firing multiple rounds in a short amount of time.
Washington, D.C.—Congressman Joe Neguse, who serves on the House Judiciary Committee, released the following statement after an announcement late this afternoon from Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi that the House will open a formal impeachment inquiry. Congressman Neguse was the first Colorado lawmaker to call for an impeachment inquiry earlier this year in May 2019.
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June 27th, 2019 - Denver Channel - Plan that would protect 400,000 acres of Colorado land one step closer to becoming law: A plan to protect about 400,000 acres of Colorado public land passed a committee vote in the U.S. House this week, a key step toward becoming law.
July 15, 2019 - Denver Westword - Joe Neguse, House Democrats to Hold Climate Crisis Hearing in Boulder: A special committee established by congressional Democrats to tackle climate change will convene in Boulder next month for its first field hearing.
July 12, 2019 - Denver Post - Neguse bill would ban drilling under Rocky Flats and other Superfund sites: Following the furor late last year over a proposal to drill for oil and gas beneath the former Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant northwest of Denver, U.S. Rep.
June 28th, 2019 - CBS 4 Denver - Grant Given To Northern Colorado Regional Airport For Layout Plan: The Federal Aviation Administration has granted $165,000 to the Northern Colorado Regional Airport in Loveland, according to Congressman Joe Neguse.
June 25th, 2019 - Boulder Daily Camera - U.S. Rep. Joe Neguse files two bills aimed at affordable housing, financing: U.S. Rep. Joe Neguse on Tuesday filed two bills aimed at protecting affordable housing and its financing — one of which Boulder leaders said would aid the city’s goal of preserving housing as permanently affordable.
June 8th, 2019 - Denver Post - Colorado’s freshmen congressman, Joe Neguse, stands for Dreamers: The U.S. House finally passed a bill that would protect Dreamers from deportation. It is unlikely to ever be considered in the Senate, but Colorado’s Rep.
April 15th, 2019 - Denver Westword - Joe Neguse on Defying Expectations During First 100 Days in Congress: Traditionally, folks newly elected to the U.S. House of Representatives begin the job with the understanding that they'll have to pay dues for years, and sometimes decades, before getting a chance to exercise anything resembling real power.