Representative Madeleine Dean

Representing the 4th District of Pennsylvania

Press Releases

November 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) introduced the Reauthorization of the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity Act (H.R. 5171).

November 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, the House unanimously passed the Fostering Stable Housing Opportunities Act (H.R. 4300), Rep.

November 15, 2019 Press Release

 WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, November 13, Rep. Madeleine Dean's (PA-04) Fair Debt Collection Practices for Servicemembers Act (H.R. 5003) passed out of the Financial Services Committee with unanimous support. This legislation addresses a variety of abusive debt collection practices targeting members of the military.
 

November 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – On Friday, November 8, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) introduced the Fair Debt Collection Practices for Servicemembers Act. This legislation addresses a variety of abusive debt collection practices targeting members of the military.

October 31, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) voted to approve impeachment procedures in the House’s ongoing investigation of President Donald Trump. The procedures were approved by a vote of 232-196.

October 29, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, Reps. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Debbie Lesko (AZ-08), Madeleine Dean (PA-04), Jenniffer González-Colón (PR), and Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) marked the end of Breast Cancer Awareness Month with an event on the Capitol steps.

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October 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Reps. Madeleine Dean (PA-04), Marc Veasey (TX-33), Earl L. “Buddy” Carter (GA-01), and David McKinley (WV-01) introduced the Fairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act (H.R. 4712).  This legislation closes a loophole that blocks pharmaceutical competition and prevents innovative treatments for opioid use disorder from coming to market.

October 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) announced that the Department of Defense (DoD) will review its use of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), chemicals long used by the military in firefighting foam and other applications. PFAS is linked to a range of serious health effects, including immunological disorders, infertility, and certain cancers.

October 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Last week, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) introduced two pieces of legislation to fix aspects of the student loan system.

 

Private Loan Disability Discharge Act

 

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September 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) announced that the Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) has selected recipients for its multi-site PFAS health study – including Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.

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