Representative Madeleine Dean

Representing the 4th District of Pennsylvania


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December 18, 2019

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) voted for both articles of impeachment against President Trump. The articles (H. Res.

December 18, 2019

Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) offered remarks on the House floor during the debate on articles of impeachment. Her remarks were as follows: 

"Madame Speaker, 

Words matter.

We’ve heard many words over the course of these last weeks.

December 17, 2019

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) voted in favor of legislation to fund the federal government in Fiscal Year 2020. The first agreement - H.R. 1865 – passed by a vote of 297 - 120. The second agreement – H.R. 1158 – passed by a vote of 280 - 138.

December 13, 2019

WASHINGTON – On Monday, Reps. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) and Brad Schneider (IL-10) sent a letter to House and Appropriations Committee leaders urging them to include good governance and accountability mechanisms in upcoming Department of Homeland Security (DHS) appropriations legislation.

December 13, 2019

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) voted for H.Res. 755, Articles of Impeachment Against President Donald J. Trump. The two articles were introduced by the House Judiciary Committee, of which Rep. Dean is a member.

December 12, 2019

At yesterday's Judiciary Committee markup of impeachment articles against President Trump, Rep. Dean offered the following statement: 


December 11, 2019

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) discussed the progress of two of her bills to make the student loan system fairer and more equitable.

Private Loan Disability Discharge Act (H.R. 4545)

December 6, 2019

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04) expressed frustration at news that Senate Republicans are blocking the inclusion of PFAS provisions in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

November 19, 2019

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

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, the House unanimously passed the Fostering Stable Housing Opportunities Act (


In The News

February 22, 2019

Last fall, four women from Pennsylvania won seats in the U.S. House of Representatives, breaking up the state’s all-male congressional delegation and making history in the process.

February 19, 2019

Valentine’s Day this year was a bittersweet day because it was also the first anniversary of the Parkland, Fla., massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

The massacre took the lives of 14 students and three staff members who worked at the school.

February 11, 2019

In the words of her detractors during the 2016 presidential race, Hillary Clinton was abrasive and shrill. She was aloof. She was unlikable.

February 9, 2019

A Cambridge University student facing the death penalty in South Sudan is being "arbitrarily detained in a modern-day hellhole", his lawyer says.

PhD student Peter Biar Ajak, 35, a critic of his country's regime, has been detained without charge since his arrest at Juba Airport in July.

February 7, 2019

“In the Democratic caucus, we elected more new women than men. Think of that statement!”

February 5, 2019

Each member of Congress gets to bring a guest to the president’s annual State of the Union address, which President 

January 30, 2019

A New Jersey landfill has backed out of a plan to take soil contaminated with chemicals from a former naval base in Willow Grove, responding to concerns from activists but leaving unresolved how and when the military will dispose of the tainted soil.