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May 29, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-MN-04) issued the following statement today after fires, looting, and damage to businesses took place overnight in St. Paul:

May 28, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-MN-04) issued a statement today following the violence in Minneapolis last night in the wake of the death of Mr. George Floyd while in police custody:

May 27, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) today announced the winners of her 2020 Congressional Art Competition. Grace Erickson of Concordia Academy took first place for her artwork, “Look Up My Child.” Samuel Groven, of Highland Park Senior High School, finished in second place with “A Trail of Two Cities,” while Siddharth Pandya of Woodbury Hi

May 26, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) issued the following statement today following media reports of the death of Mr. George Floyd while in the custody of Minneapolis police officers:

May 22, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.), released the following statement today ahead of Monday’s observance of Memorial Day:

May 14, 2020 Press Release
The next COVID-19 emergency response package must help tribes meet critical needs

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.), released the following statement today on the $3 trillion Heroes Act, the next emergency funding bill proposed by House Democrats in response to the pandemic that is impacting all of our communities:

May 12, 2020 Press Release
The next COVID-19 emergency response package protects the lives and livelihoods of the American people

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today after House Democrats introduced the next COVID-19 emergency response bill, The Heroes Act (H.R. 6800):

May 8, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.), released the following statement today after the Department of Labor released its monthly jobs report:

May 5, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.), Chair of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, released the following statement today in response to the Department of the Treasury and Department of Interior’s announced plan for distributing $4.8 billion of the $8 billion in emer

April 23, 2020 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement after the House passed an interim funding package, the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, to provide additional funding for the Paycheck Protection Program, COVID-19 testing, and funds for personal protective equipment for our front line health care workers and facilities.

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