Representatives Gwen Moore, Nancy Mace, and Darren Soto Recognize Young Leaders During National Youth Leadership Month

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Representatives Gwen Moore, Nancy Mace, and Darren Soto Recognize Young Leaders During National Youth Leadership Month Today, Representatives Gwen Moore (WI-04), Nancy Mace (SC-01), and Soto (FL-09) re-introduced a resolution recognizing February as National Youth Leadership Month. This resolution encourages Congress to craft policies that create opportunities for youth leadership and recognizes t...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes “No” on Impeachment of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Mayorkas

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes “No” on Impeachment of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Mayorkas “Today, I voted ‘No’ on House Republicans’ baseless impeachment of Department of Homeland Security Director Alejandro Mayorkas. This effort is political theater to score cheap points over border policy. I am glad some of my colleagues across the aisle voted against this measure as well. In an a...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Opposes Partisan H.R. 7217

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Opposes Partisan H.R. 7217 “I voted against H.R. 7217 – I could not support a bill that fails to meet the security needs of all our allies and excludes critical funding to help civilians in humanitarian crisis. I support aid to Israel as the horrific October 7th terrorist attacks by Hamas clearly shows there are real and urgent security threats facing our ally. Funding for...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Bipartisan Tax Legislation

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Bipartisan Tax Legislation “Today I voted no on H.R. 7024, the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act of 2024. I see this bill as a missed opportunity to make meaningful tax reforms for both individuals and corporations. While this legislation includes many generous corporate tax cuts, in comparison, there are only small benefits for ordinary familie...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Marks 51st Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Decision

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Marks 51st Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Decision “51 years ago, the Roe v. Wade decision secured abortion rights for women across the country. But I remember life before Roe, cobbling up money to fly to New York for an abortion, thanks to a supportive network of women in Wisconsin. That is a burden we should never place on women. As a mother, grandmother, great grandmother, ...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes to Protect Access to Crucial Government Services

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes to Protect Access to Crucial Government Services H.R. 2872 extends the funding deadline for the four appropriations bills set to expire January 19th to March 1st. The legislation also extends the funding deadline for the eight remaining appropriations bills set to expire on February 2nd to March 8th. Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “Today, I vot...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes NO on Extreme Forced-Birth GOP Legislation

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes NO on Extreme Forced-Birth GOP Legislation Today, Congresswoman Moore voted no on the GOP’s so-called Pregnant Students’ Rights Act and the so-called Supporting Pregnant and Parenting Women and Families Act: “Republicans continue to double down on their extreme agenda to deny women full control over their bodies. The GOP is proving once again that their concerns for ...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Announces NEH Grants to Fund Efforts to Uplift Important Milwaukee History

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Announces NEH Grants to Fund Efforts to Uplift Important Milwaukee History Today, Congresswoman Moore announced that Diverse and Resilient, Inc. will receive $149,969 through the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to support House of History Project: Black LGBTQ+ Survivors and Thrivers in Milwaukee and $147,412 for UW-Milwaukee’s digital platform to map racism and...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on the Ongoing Israel-Hamas War

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on the Ongoing Israel-Hamas War “The October 7th terrorist attack on Israel by Hamas has triggered an armed conflict in Gaza, leading to immeasurable suffering for Israelis, including the families of the October 7th attack and the hostages, and Palestinians civilians who remain under threat. Since that awful day, I have condemned that attack, called for the uncon...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Passing of Former Senator Herb Kohl

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Passing of Former Senator Herb Kohl “I’m deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Senator Kohl. His service and dedication to Wisconsin left an indelible impact on our state. He was an incredibly giving person and as Senator, he championed the needs of children and families, including expanding access to affordable health care and our public schools. I send ...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on UW-System Board of Regents Vote

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on UW-System Board of Regents Vote “Wisconsin Republicans’ political stunts and partisan obstructionism continues to come at the expense of our state. I am deeply disappointed with the deal made between the Republican-led legislature and University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. Diversity and inclusivity are not optional but essential elements of a thrivin...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore, Democratic Whip Katherine Clark, and Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin President Tanya Atkinson Discuss the Stakes of Abortion Care Access Statewide and Nationwide

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore, Democratic Whip Katherine Clark, and Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin President Tanya Atkinson Discuss the Stakes of Abortion Care Access Statewide and Nationwide Today in a press conference, Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-04), Democratic Whip Katherine Clark (MA-05), and Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin President Tanya Atkinson highlighted the ongoing impact of the Dobbs dec...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes to Expel Rep. George Santos

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes to Expel Rep. George Santos “When a House resolution was introduced last month to expel Rep. George Santos, I noted that it was premature and ill-advised to pursue this effort before the Ethics Committee had completed its inquiry. The expulsion of a Member of Congress directly overturns the will of voters and must be reserved for the most severe and serious of matter...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Praises Biden Administration Effort to Remove Lead Pipes in 10 Years

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Praises Biden Administration Effort to Remove Lead Pipes in 10 Years The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an updated lead and copper rule that will support the removal of America’s lead pipes in ten years. The rule would also impose stricter standards on utilities, lower the level at which water utilities must take certain actions to address lead in water...

Caregiving is not only a labor of love — it is labor. It is work.

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Caregiving is not only a labor of love - it is labor. It is work. When we seek caregivers for our babies at a daycare, we pay the providers. When we hire caregivers for our loved ones at a nursing home facility or home, we pay the caregivers. We place critical trust in those who care for our loved ones. While a family caregiver caring for their loved one may not be on someone’s payroll, it doesn’t...

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