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May 5, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) today announced the winners of the 2021 Congressional Art Competition in Minnesota’s Fourth Congressional District:  

April 28, 2021 Press Release
America is emerging from crisis with strong leadership in the White House

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today ahead of President Biden’s first joint address to the United States Congress, and marking the first 100 days of the Biden-Harris administration:

April 22, 2021 Press Release
Protecting 1.1 million acres of federal wilderness in Minnesota must be a national environmental priority

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) has introduced legislation to permanently protect the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) from sulfide-ore copper mining pollution.

April 20, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today after Derek Chauvin was convicted on all charges in the death of George Floyd:

April 19, 2021 Press Release
Congresswoman Betty McCollum released the following statement on the passing of former Vice President Walter Mondale:
 
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 13, 2021 Press Release

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

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:

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