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  • CBC Statement on the Announcement of a Select Committee to investigate the January 6th Capitol Insurrection
    Posted in Press Releases on June 24, 2021 | Preview rr

    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release June 24, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov (c) 202.841.2777 CBC Statement on the Announcement of a Select Committee to investigate the January 6th Capitol Insurrection WASHINGTON – The Congressional Black Caucus applauds Speaker Pelosi’s announced plans to create a Select Committee to investigate the January 6th Capitol Insurrection. Our Members, many of whom were in the House Chamber and others who w... Read more

  • Congressional Tri-Caucus Leaders Call for Biden Administration to Address Medicaid Coverage Gap with American Families Plan
    Posted in Press Releases on June 17, 2021 | Preview rr

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 17, 2021 Contact: (Rep. Robin Kelly) Rachel Kingery, Rachel.Kingery@mail.house.gov (CBC Chair, Rep. Joyce Beatty), Airen Washington, Airen.Washington@mail.house.gov (Rep. Yvette Clarke) Remmington Belford, Remmington.Belford@mail.house.gov (CAPAC Chair, Rep. Judy Chu) Ben Suarato, Ben.Suarato@mail.house.gov (CHC Chair, Rep. Raul Ruiz) Clarissa Robles, Clarissa.Robles@mail.house.gov Congressional Tri-Caucus Leaders Call for Biden Administration to Address Medicaid Cove... Read more

  • CBC Statement in support of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar
    Posted in Press Releases on June 16, 2021 | Preview rr

    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release June 16, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov (c) 202.841.2777 CBC Statement in support of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Congressional Black Caucus statement in support of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar representing Minnesota’s Fifth Congressional District WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Joyce Beatty, Chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), issued the following statement on Congresswoman Ilhan Omar. “C... Read more

  • Congressional Black Caucus Hosts Briefing with David Beasley, Executive Director of The UN World Food Programme
    Posted in Press Releases on May 27, 2021 | Preview rr

    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 27, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov (c) 202.841.2777 Congressional Black Caucus Hosts Briefing with David Beasley, Executive Director of The UN World Food Programme CBC Members discuss with the Executive Director of the UN WFP on the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on some African countries. WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Steven Horsford, 1st Vice-Chair of the 57 Member Congressional Black Caucus... Read more

  • Congressional Black Caucus on the One Year Commemoration of the Murder of George Floyd
    Posted in Press Releases on May 25, 2021 | Preview rr

    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 25, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov (c) 202.841.2777 Congressional Black Caucus on the One Year Commemoration of the Murder of George Floyd CBC Members offer words of reflection and action after the one year commemoration of the murder of George Floyd at the hands of Convicted Law Enforcement Officer Derek Chauvin WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Tuesday, May 25, 2021, marks one year since the horrific ... Read more

  • Congressional Black Caucus Issues Statement on Mass Shooting in Indianapolis
    Posted in Press Releases on April 16, 2021 | Preview rr

    For Immediate Release April 16, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov (c) 202.841.2777 Congressional Black Caucus Issues Statement on Mass Shooting in Indianapolis WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman Joyce Beatty issued a statement today on the mass shooting that took place in Indianapolis last night: The Congressional Black Caucus is deeply saddened by the tragic loss of life in Indianapolis in our CBC Member Congressm... Read more

  • Congressional Black Caucus Mourns the Passing of Congressman Alcee Hastings
    Posted in Press Releases on April 4, 2021 | Preview rr

    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 6, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov (c) 202.841.2777 Congressional Black Caucus Mourns the Passing of Congressman Alcee Hastings WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Congressional Black Caucus is heartbroken and mourns the loss of our colleague and brother Congressman Alcee Hastings of Florida, a fearless fighter for his District and the people he loved and served as a lawyer, federal judge, and senior Member... Read more

  • Congressional Black Caucus Issues Statement on Death of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William F. Evans
    Posted in Press Releases on April 3, 2021 | Preview rr

    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 3, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov WASHINGTON, DC – Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) issued the following statement on the tragic death of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William F. “Billy” Evans in the line of duty: “The Congressional Black Caucus joins the entire Congressional community in mourning the tragic loss of United States Capitol Police Officer William F. “Bill... Read more

  • Congressional Black Caucus Weighs In on Biden Judicial Nominations
    Posted in Press Releases on April 1, 2021 | Preview rr

    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 1, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov Congressional Black Caucus Weighs In on Biden Judicial Nominations WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Biden recently announced a slate of ten nominees to serve as Federal Circuit and District Court judges and one nominee to serve as a Superior Court Judge for the District of Columbia. If confirmed by the Senate, the selected White House nominees will represent an u... Read more

  • CBC Applauds Historic Confirmation of CBC Member
    Posted in Press Releases on March 10, 2021 | Preview rr

    PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release March 10, 2021 Media Contact Airen Washington, Communications Director Airen.washington@mail.house.gov CBC Applauds Historic Confirmation of CBC Member Marcia Fudge to Lead HUD WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Chairwoman Joyce Beatty and the Members of the Congressional Black Caucus today issued the following statement on the confirmation of U.S. Congresswoman Marcia Fudge as the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Develop... Read more

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