Statements

April 28, 2022 Statement
"There is little more critical to our growth and progress as a nation than support for the educational success of our students. If the last two years have proven anything, it is that as we struggle to overcome moments of so much change, we have a moral responsibility to ensure that our students, and the families and teachers that support them every day, have the resources to succeed and to flourish."
April 28, 2022 Statement
"Congress must work harder to provide an international affairs budget that better addresses today’s global problems from the climate crisis to unprecedented levels of human suffering, while at the same time working to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030."
April 28, 2022 Statement
"USDA is strengthening the food supply chain by investing in infrastructure and support for food processors, and local food systems, to build resiliency in the food supply."
April 28, 2022 Statement
"For fiscal year 2023, I look forward to expanding upon that work with significant and impactful funding that, in tandem with the resources provided in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, will enable us to focus on improving our Nation’s economic prosperity while concurrently addressing the threats of climate change in our interconnected world."
April 27, 2022 Statement
"Women are the fastest growing demographic of veterans seeking care at the VA. We absolutely must make sure that there are care teams in place to meet their needs, that facilities are safe and welcoming spaces, and that veterans feel truly welcome in a healthcare system that values them."
April 27, 2022 Statement
"It is critical for agencies that are project-based – like the Corps and Reclamation – to plan regionally and implement solutions on a watershed and subwatershed basis to make our communities more resilient."
April 27, 2022 Statement
"Women are the fastest growing demographic of veterans seeking care at the VA. We absolutely must make sure that there are care teams in place to meet their needs, that facilities are safe and welcoming spaces, and that veterans feel truly welcome in a healthcare system that values them."
April 27, 2022 Statement
"A smoothly functioning AOC is important to all Members and staff. We understand the workload for AOC staff continues to increase as you continue to work on ongoing projects and, simultaneously addressing the new challenges that have arisen this past year."
April 27, 2022 Statement
"From creating economic development in rural communities to reducing extreme heat in urban areas, healthy forests are essential to our nation."
April 27, 2022 Statement
"Congratulations to GPO on being recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of the Best Midsize Employers in America. This is a testament to the hard-working individuals that continue to support this body and ensure that not only this body, but all federal agencies are able to produce government documents for their customers."

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