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October 1, 2019 Press Release
New Co-Chairs to Focus on Meeting Current and Emerging Global Health Threats

Today, Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-MN04) and Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-IN05) announced the Global Health Caucus, originally formed in 2005, would continue to serve as a forum for Congress to stay informed and engaged on matters of global health funding and policy. McCollum and Brooks, who will serve as Co-Chairs of the Caucus, released the following statements today:

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September 26, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) will host a town hall meeting on Wednesday, October 2, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Stillwater Area High School in Stillwater. 

September 25, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today after the release of a memo detailing a phone conversation between President Trump and Ukrainian President Zelenskyy:

September 23, 2019 Press Release
Mr. Trump’s actions underscore urgency of impeachment investigation to protect U.S. interests

U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today:

September 23, 2019 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today after the Trump administration announced a “modest” deployment of U.S. troops to Saudi Arabia following attacks on Saudi oil sites:  

September 20, 2019 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement after yesterday’s passage of a continuing resolution to ensure government funding through November 21, 2019.

September 17, 2019 Press Release

Today, U.S. Reps. Betty McCollum (MN-04), Angie Craig (MN-02), and Ron Kind (WI-03) sent a letter to the Office of Management and Budget pushing for the distribution of $100 million for the Army Corps of Engineers to address the impacts of this spring’s devastating floods along the Mississippi River.

September 11, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement today on the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks: 

September 6, 2019 Press Release
House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita M. Lowey (D-NY) and Interior-Environment Appropriations Subcommittee Chair Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement on the Interior Department’s response to the Government Accountability Office’s report on illegal conduct during the 2018-19 government shutdown:

“The Government Accountability Office, under the authority of the Comptroller General, has issued a legal decision that the Secretary violated appropriations law. The Secretary must respect this judgment, not resort to harsh partisan attacks.

September 5, 2019 Press Release

Today, U.S. Representative Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) and U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.) the chair and ranking member of the U.S.

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