Representative Madeleine Dean

Representing the 4th District of Pennsylvania

Press Releases

May 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Yesterday, Reps. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) and Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) introduced H.Res. 385, a Congressional resolution celebrating Bike to Work Day (May 17, 2019).

 

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May 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, Rep. Madeleine Dean voted to pass H.R. 5, the Equality Act. She also voted to pass H.R. 987, the Strengthening Health Care and Lowering Prescription Drug Costs Act.

 

Equality Act

 

May 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Rep. Madeleine Dean’s Toxic PFAS Control Act (H.R. 2600) picked up two key endorsements from powerful environmental advocacy organizations. NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) and EWG (Environmental Working Group) both offered their support for the bill during a hearing of the Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on the Environment and Climate Change.

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May 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – During National Police Week, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) announced new legislation to support law enforcement officers by providing more robust resources for mental and family health. The bill, co-led by Rep. Dean and Rep. Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14), is known as the Supporting and Treating Officers in Crisis (STOIC) Act.

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May 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Last week, Rep. Madeleine Dean introduced H.R. 2600, the Toxic PFAS Control Act, to list and regulate per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). Rep.

May 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, Rep. Madeleine Dean took a series of actions to protect Americans’ healthcare and promote more robust investments in healthcare research.

 

Protecting Individuals with Preexisting Conditions

 

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May 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Rep. Madeleine Dean voted to pass H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act, which would require the Trump Administration to remain in the Paris Climate Accord and develop a serious plan for meeting the United States’ commitments to reduce emissions. The legislation passed by a vote of 231-190.

 

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May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean spoke forcefully about Attorney General Barr’s recent actions.

 

April 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean voted for the Save the Internet Act, a popular proposal to restore Obama-era net neutrality rules and protect consumers, small businesses, and free market competition from abuse. The Save the Internet Act passed by a vote of 232-190, and Rep. Dean was an original cosponsor of the legislation.

 

April 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today the House of Representatives voted 263-158 for the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019. Rep. Madeleine Dean was an original cosponsor.

 

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