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A. Donald McEachin, a Democrat, represents Virginia’s 4th Congressional District in the House of Representatives.
President Biden’s American Jobs Plan would provide a historic investment in our nation’s infrastructure system, create millions of quality, good-paying jobs, revitalize our communities and work to address the climate crisis through sustainable, forward-looking policy solutions.
Rep. Don McEachin (D-VA), a leader of House efforts to bolster EPA funding and policies to address environmental justice (EJ), is planning to target Senate-approved infrastructure measures when they come to the lower chamber, charging they do not go far enough in addressing his EJ priorities.
In case you missed it: Last month, I announced the Community Project Funding requests I submitted to the House Appropriations Committee for consideration in the Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) Appropriations process.
by Emma Dumain
Two Democrats are adding another bill to the growing list of legislation that would address environmental justice — a top priority for the party. Rep. Donald McEachin of Virginia and Sen.
For most of my life, I only knew that my Richmond roots stretched back to my grandfather.
That changed more than three years ago following my work on the African American Burial Grounds Network Act, legislation I am proud to have co-led alongside U.S. Rep. Alma S. Adams, D-N.C.