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WASHINGTON - Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) issued this statement about his votes on the substitute amendments to H. Con. Res. 71 and final passage of H. Con. Res. 71, the fiscal year 2018 budget:
“I genuinely believe that a budget is a moral document, laying out our values and goals. I voted against the morally bankrupt Republican budget as it would slash billions of dollars from services that enable hardworking Americans to access shelter, food and other necessities.
WASHINGTON - Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) issued this statement following the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada:
WASHINGTON – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) joined Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY-05) and 56 other Democratic colleagues in sending a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urging Senate Republicans not to hold a vote on the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill until the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) provides a score on the bill.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) announced that he will co-chair the Reinvesting in Our Returning Heroes task force, part of the House Democratic Caucus Jobs program.
RICHMOND – Congressman A. Donald McEachin is accepting applications for the 2017 Congressional App Challenge until November 1, 2017.
“This annual competition provides students of all ages with a fantastic opportunity to use their STEM-related education to develop the potentially next best app,” said Congressman Donald McEachin. “I encourage every qualified student to use their creativity to develop a groundbreaking app that will represent the best congressional district in America.”
WASHINGTON – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) issued this statement following his vote in support of the Senate amendment to H.R. 601, Hurricane Supplemental Funding, Debt Limit, Continuing Resolution, and Flood Insurance legislative package:
RICHMOND – Today, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) sent a letter again urging the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development to terminate its relationship with the current owners / operators of Essex Village Apartments.
SUFFOLK– Representative Donald McEachin (VA-04) visited the Suffolk Head Start Center in Suffolk, VA to meet with parents, staff, and community partners of the Children’s Center. Rep. McEachin visited with Head Start children and parents at an orientation for next week’s Head Start opening. He then toured the local Head Start facility and met with program leaders and community partners about the upcoming year and the status of Head Start in Virginia.
WASHINGTON – Representatives A. Donald McEachin (VA-04), Joe Kennedy III (MA-04), and Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) along with Whip Hoyer, Assistant Democratic Leader Clyburn, Caucus Chair Crowley and more than 140 Representatives sent a letter to President Trump urging him to reverse his ill-advised transgender military ban.
WASHINGTON – Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) introduced a constitutional amendment that will prevent Congress and states from ever infringing upon a citizen’s right to affordable, quality health care.