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Congresswoman Betty McCollum

Representing the 4th District of Minnesota

Press Releases

May 9, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) today joined House Appropriations Democrats in voting to approve the FY 2020 Legislative Branch bill, needed investments in Congress and good governance, so that legislators can work effectively on behalf of their constituents.

May 8, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) today joined House Appropriations Democrats in voting to approve the FY 2020 Labor-HHS-Education bill, which invests in improving lives and rejects President Trump’s harmful budget cuts.  

May 7, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) today announced the winners of her 2019 Congressional Art Competition. Aishat Adedayo of Northfield High School took first place for her artwork, “Untitled Portrait.” Ntxhaisnag Khang, also of North High School, finished in second place with “Baby’s Tears,” while Anna Muellner of Woodbury High School finished third with “Writer’s Block.” The winning and

May 1, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) has introduced legislation— the Promoting Human Rights for Palestinian Children Living Under Israeli Military Occupation Act, H.R. 2407 — amending a provision of the Foreign Assistance Act known as the “Leahy Law” to prohibit funding for the military detention of children in any country, including Israel.

April 18, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) released the following statement regarding the release of the Mueller investigation report: 

April 17, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) will host a town hall meeting on Wednesday, April 24 from 7 p.m.  to 8 p.m. at White Bear Lake Area High School-North Campus in White Bear Lake, Minnesota.

April 9, 2019 Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) took first place in today’s Minnesota Delegation Hotdish Competition with her entry “Hotdish A-Hmong Friends.”

The ninth annual competition, hosted by Senator Tina Smith (DFL-Minn.), featured entries of Minnesota’s signature dish from every member of the state’s Congressional delegation.

March 21, 2019 Press Release
Interested individuals can learn more about the U.S. service academies and the application and nomination process

On Tuesday, April 16, 2019, Congresswoman Betty McCollum’s office will host an informational event to discuss the nomination process and application requirements for admission to a U.S. Service Academy. 

WHO: Guest speakers will include representatives from:

March 20, 2019 Press Release
More IG Funds Requested Because CNCS “Transformation” Plan Heightens Risk for “Fraud, Waste, and Mismanagement”

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) responded to a stunning report to Congress submitted by Deborah J.

March 18, 2019 Press Release
Reporting suggests Bernhardt and six senior DOI officials may have been involved in actions that appear to benefit former clients, which would violate ethics policies and procedures meant to prevent conflicts of interest

U.S. Representative Betty McCollum (D-Minn.), Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, and U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.), Ranking Member on the Senate Appropriations Subcommittees on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, wrote to U.S.

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