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April 9, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.), Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, released the following statement today after President Biden rolled out his proposed Fiscal Year 2022 budget outline:  

March 24, 2021 Press Release
On Equal Pay Day, U.S. Representatives call for massive investments to prevent long-term setbacks for women

Congresswomen Betty McCollum (MN-04), Grace Meng (NY-06), Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), and Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), joined by 32 House colleagues, issued a joint statement today highlighting the disproportionate impacts the COVID-19 pandemic has had on women across America.

In the statement, the legislators write:

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March 10, 2021 Press Release
With COVID Health, Economic Crisis Raging, House Republicans Unanimously Vote to Abandon the American People

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) issued the following statement today following the House passage of the American Rescue Plan, which will now be sent to President Biden’s desk to be signed into law:

February 13, 2021 Press Release

 Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today:

February 5, 2021 Press Release

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

February 3, 2021 Press Release
Letter requests Biden administration pause Trump-era decisions, renew environmental study on mining activity near BWCA

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) sent a letter to President Joseph R. Biden today requesting the White House and federal agencies ensure protections for one of our nation’s most precious federal treasures, the 1.1 million-acre Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) Wilderness.

In the letter, Congresswoman McCollum requests President Biden take the following actions:

January 26, 2021 Press Release
Will also serve as Vice Chair of the Interior-Environment Appropriations Subcommittee

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today after her confirmation as Chair of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee by the House Democratic Caucus:

January 20, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today ahead of the 59th Presidential Inauguration:  

January 15, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement in commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, observed on Monday, January 18, 2021:

January 13, 2021 Press Release

 Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) issued the following statement today after the United States House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald J. Trump for incitement of insurrection:

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