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September 12, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Reps. Madeleine Dean (PA-04), Karen Bass (CA-37), Michael Turner (OH-10), and Steve Stivers (OH-15) introduced the Fostering Stable Housing Opportunities Act of 2019 (FSHO) to provide additional housing support to vulnerable young people.


August 21, 2019

GLENSIDE, PA – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean spoke out about the Trump administration’s decision to force Planned Parenthood out of the federal Title X program, which funds affordable birth control and reproductive health services nationwide.


August 19, 2019

GLENSIDE, PA – On Thursday, August 15, Rep. Madeleine Dean hosted a group of leaders for a discussion on the LGBTQ+ community and employment – the third in her office’s Diversity and Inclusion roundtable series. Rep.

July 30, 2019

GLENSIDE, PA – On Monday, July 29, Rep. Madeleine Dean hosted a group of leaders for a discussion on disability and employment – the second in her office’s Diversity and Inclusion roundtable series. Rep.

July 26, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – Last night, S.998, the Supporting and Treating Officers in Crisis (STOIC) Act, was signed into law by President Trump. This bipartisan bill is the Senate companion to

July 26, 2019

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Rep. Madeleine Dean introduced legislation to create a Science Advisory Board (the Board) at the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) within the Department of Justice.

July 25, 2019

WASHINGTON  Congresswoman Madeleine Dean, along with vice chair of the House Education and Labor Committee, Congressman Andy Levin, and House Democratic colleagues re-introduced the America’s College Promise Act to create new partnerships with state governments and prov

July 16, 2019

WASHINGTON – On Friday, July 12, U.S. Representatives Madeleine Dean (PA-04), Mike Quigley (IL-05), and Greg Steube (FL-17) introduced legislation to require the FBI to establish a program to collect data on law enforcement and former law enforcement suicides and attempted suicides.

July 12, 2019

WASHINGTON – Today, the House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) by a vote of 220-197. The legislation included two amendments sponsored by Rep. Madeleine Dean that address water contamination caused by per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).



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.