Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Civil Rights & Justice

More on Civil Rights & Justice

October 28, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.), Chair of the House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, introduced a resolution calling on the U.S. House of Representatives to condemn Israel’s decision to designate as “terrorist organizations” six prominent Palestinian human rights and civil society groups working to defend the rights of Palestinians living under Israeli military occupation.

October 22, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today after the Israeli Defense Ministry issued a military order declaring six Palestinian civil society organizations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory to be “terrorist organizations":

September 24, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (MN-04) issued the following statement today after voting to pass H.R. 3755, the Women’s Health Protection Act:  

August 24, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today after voting to pass H.R. 4, the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2021:

July 15, 2021 Press Release

The House Appropriations Committee approved the Fiscal Year 2022 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies bill and report today, including two Community Project Funding (CPF) requests made by Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) to benefit Minnesota’s Fourth Congressional District:

July 1, 2021 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) helped pass the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America (INVEST in America) Act, which includes three critical projects in St.

April 15, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.), released the following statement today after introducing the Defending the Human Rights of Palestinian Children and Families Living Under Israeli Military Occupation Act, building upon legislation she introduced in the 115th and 116th Congresses to promote the human rights and safety of Palestinian children.

April 15, 2021 Page

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) has introduced the Defending the Human Rights of Palestinian Children and Families Living Under Israeli Military Occupation Act (H.R. 2590) to prohibit Israel from using U.S.

March 15, 2021 Page

The Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies will accept community project funding requests in the following accounts: 

February 5, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today in recognition of Black History Month: 

Pages