Today I sat down w/ @juliejohnsonTX, @GinaForAustin, and @GeneforTexas to discuss their fight against voter suppression laws. Thank you for your courage and your commitment to protecting the fundamental right to vote. Your constituents in Texas are lucky to be represented by you.
That's why I introduced the Protecting First Responders from Secondary Exposure Act w @RepDavidTrone to help state/local govts purchase containment devices. Those on the front lines in our communities must have the equipment needed to safely do their jobs. https://joyce.house.gov/press-releases/joyce-introduces-bill-to-protect-police-first-responders-from-secondary-exposure-to-fentanyl-other-lethal-substances
Investigating the Jan. 6th attack is extremely important in order to protect our democracy. @SpeakerPelosi's decision to ensure that impartial Republican lawmakers are on the Select Committee is the right call. This decision was not about politics, it was about patriotism.
Thank you @LeaderHoyer for joining me today to celebrate the 31st anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
It's important to have an open dialogue about the issues that people with disabilities face every day. You can find a highlight from our conversation below.
.@MoodysAnalytics Chief Economist Mark Zandi: "Greater investments in public infrastructure & social programs will lift productivity & labor force growth, and the attention on climate change will help forestall its increasingly corrosive economic effects." https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/07/21/biden-infrastructure-job-plan-inflation-republicans/
.@RepSchakowsky your support of the State Opioid Response Grant Authorization Act today will help workers around the nation get the resources they need to fight the opioid epidemic. We thank you for your help!
.@RepArmstrongND, I appreciate your understanding of the urgency of the opioid crisis and I want to thank you for introducing the State Opioid Response Grant Authorization Act with me. This legislation is incredibly important to families and communities across the country.
Thank you to my co-chair of the @bamhtf, @RepAnnieKuster, for your words in support of the State Opioid Response Grant Authorization Act today! You have been an amazing friend, collaborator, and tireless advocate for those affected by the opioid epidemic.
Thank you @RepLoriTrahan for speaking in support of my State Opioid Response Grant Authorization Act today and for your ongoing commitment to funding the prevention, treatment, and management of Opioid Use Disorder.
Thank you @FrankPallone & @RepAnnaEshoo for your leadership on this issue and to the bipartisan cosponsors of this bill. It's time to come together to end this crisis once and for all.