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April 14, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Madeleine Dean (PA-04) reintroduced the Private Loan Disability Discharge Act (H.R. 2498) to protect totally and permamently disabled individuals and families from unfair lending practices.

April 9, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, President Biden will announce new actions to respond to the increase in gun violence and to tackle gun violence and advance safety. The following actions are included:

March 9, 2021

WASHINGTON – This week, Reps. Madeleine Dean and Marc Veasey (TX-33) re-introduced H.R. 1629, the Fairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act.

March 8, 2021

WASHINGTON — This morning, the leadership of the Bipartisan Women’s Caucus, Reps. Madeleine Dean, Jenniffer González-Colón, Lucy McBath, and Kat Cammack, released a statement honoring Women’s History Month. 

March 2, 2021

WASHINGTON Rep. Dean reintroduced H.R.

February 8, 2021

WASHINGTON On Friday, Rep. Dean introduced H.R. 868, the Education for New Dispositions on Stigma (END Stigma) Act.

January 28, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Rep. Dean alongside Rep. Kilmer re-introduced the Restore America’s Main Street Act.

January 27, 2021

WASHINGTON This week, Rep. Dean re-introduced the Protecting Homeowners in Bankruptcy Act. 


In The News

March 23, 2019

As we wait for the Mueller Report to come out, local reaction is pouring in from local members of Congress and experts.

Special counsel Robert Mueller spent nearly two years investigating possible Russian collusion with the Trump campaign in the 2016 presidential election.

March 22, 2019

The House Judiciary Committee has asked Scott Lloyd, the former director of the Office of Refugee Resettlement, to provide clarity on his testimony last month regarding the tracking of pregnant minors in ORR care.

March 16, 2019


March 15, 2019

 "In the hour we have scheduled for this press conference and questions, four or five more of our fellow citizens will be gone, another 15 will be wounded."

That was just part of the message Congresswoman Madeleine Dean, D-4th Dist., had about the issue of gun violence and the need for background checks.

March 14, 2019

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a resolution stating that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s forthcoming report on Russian election meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election should be made public.

March 8, 2019

For decades, America has struggled to talk about our gun violence problem. That’s changing.

March 8, 2019

Majority Democrats in the U.S. House on Friday pushed through a broad election reform and ethics bill that they’ve made their top legislative priority this Congress.

February 27, 2019

About 450 people from across the area came to Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel (KI) in Elkins Park on Feb. 19 and filled the sanctuary in anticipation of a speech by a Jewish 10th-grade student.

February 26, 2019

The Trump administration's former refugee director Tuesday told Congress he never passed along warnings to higher-ups that separating migrant families at the border could have long-lasting damaging health effects on children.