Congresswoman Gwen Moore Re-Introduces the Social Security Enhancement and Protection Act

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Re-Introduces the Social Security Enhancement and Protection Act Today, Congresswoman Moore reintroduced the Social Security Enhancement and Protection Act, which would make key reforms to strengthen and improve the program benefits so that Social Security does what it was intended to do: protect vulnerable Americans from living in poverty. Congresswoman Moore released the...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Blasts House GOP’s Anti-Abortion Measures

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Blasts House GOP’s Anti-Abortion Measures “The majority of Americans support access to abortion care. But with their narrow House majority, Republicans are still doubling down on their extreme and unpopular anti-abortion policies. By advancing today’s resolution, the GOP ignores dangerous anti-choice violence that continues to pose a risk to abortion care providers and pat...

Republican Legislation Guts IRS Funding Needed to Help Build a Fairer Tax System

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Republican Legislation Guts IRS Funding Needed to Help Build a Fairer Tax System In response to House passage of the Family and Small Business Taxpayer Protection Act, Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “For years, Republicans have denied the IRS funding it needs to support fair tax compliance and provide quality assistance to taxpayers, resulting in chronic understaffing. As a ...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Two-Year Anniversary of January 6th

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Two-Year Anniversary of January 6th Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “It has been two years since the deadly, attempted insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. Americans will never forget the day that an angry mob attacked police officers and terrorized members of Congress to overturn the results of the 2020 election. Five police officers lost t...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on the Biden Administration’s New Immigration Measures

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on the Biden Administration’s New Immigration Measures In response to the Biden administration’s new immigration measures, Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “Immigration has become an increasingly divisive and politically charged issue, which has made it difficult to make needed reforms based on a bipartisan consensus. It’s hard to remember th...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Secures $23,863,352 For Local Projects in Final Government Funding Package

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Secures $23,863,352 For Local Projects in Final Government Funding Package In response, Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “Milwaukee has many incredible organizations and initiatives that are devoted to uplifting our residents, and I am so excited to have the opportunity to support to use Congress’ power of the purse to help support their important miss...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes to Pass Omnibus Package With Key Investments

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes to Pass Omnibus Package With Key Investments Following House passage of the final 2023 appropriations government funding package, Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “Though the omnibus is imperfect, communities across the country and in Milwaukee will reap the benefits of federal investments in housing, health care, nutrition assistance, our vetera...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes to Pass Respect for Marriage Act

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Votes to Pass Respect for Marriage Act Today, Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “I have always fought for marriage equality – the freedom for Americans to marry who they love. This right is under threat because of a radical Supreme Court and an extreme GOP agenda, which denies personal liberties to Americans. That’s why acting now is critical. It makes ...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on House Passage of the Jackie Walorski Maternal and Child Home Visiting Reauthorization Act of 2022

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on House Passage of the Jackie Walorski Maternal and Child Home Visiting Reauthorization Act of 2022 Today, Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “I am so pleased to support this vital legislation, which helps our most vulnerable new mothers when they need assistance the most. This guidance for new parents -- from securing mental health screenings...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Speaker Pelosi

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Speaker Pelosi Congresswoman Moore released the following statement: “I want to thank Nancy Pelosi for her service to Congress and the nation. There have only been 54 Speakers of the United States House of Representatives since the first Congress convened in 1789 and only a few have been as consequential as Speaker Nancy Pelosi. She is a skilled legislator wit...

Moore, Hudson, and Phillips Introduce Love Lives On Act

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Moore, Hudson, and Phillips Introduce Love Lives On Act Today, Representatives Gwen Moore, Dean Phillips, and Richard Hudson introduced the Love Lives On Act, legislation that will allow surviving spouses of military service members, who make the ultimate sacrifice, to retain vital benefits if they remarry. “It’s vital that our country takes care of all surviving spouses of military service member...

Making Home Ownership Inclusive and Accessible for Every American

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Making Home Ownership Inclusive and Accessible for Every American Newsweek - Rep. Gwen Moore and Rep. Jim Himes Housing is life-sustaining. It's where you and your family build roots in a community, create a village you can depend on, and build a positive and nurturing environment for your children. It is also traditionally the vehicle by which Americans have accumulated wealth. Today, as rent, ho...

Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Ways and Means Committee Mark-up of Critical Home Visiting and Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder legislation

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Congresswoman Gwen Moore Statement on Ways and Means Committee Mark-up of Critical Home Visiting and Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder legislation Today, the House Ways and Means Committee approved several critical bills important to safeguarding her constituent’s health and well-being including several proposals she authored or co-authored “The Jackie Walorski Maternal and Child Home Visit...

Moore, Sánchez, Miller Introduce Bill to Protect Survivors of Sexual Violence from Unexpected Medical Costs

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Moore, Sánchez, Miller Introduce Bill to Protect Survivors of Sexual Violence from Unexpected Medical Costs WASHINGTON— On Monday, Congresswoman Gwen Moore (D-WI), Congresswoman Linda T. Sánchez (D-CA), and Congresswoman Carol Miller (R-WV) introduced the No Surprises for Survivors Act, bipartisan legislation that will protect survivors of sexual violence from unexpected medical costs. Specificall...

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