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Congresswoman Frederica Wilson

Representing the 24th District of Florida

Press Releases

Dec 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson responded to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals’ ruling against the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate and asking of the district court, which had previously struck down the entirety of the ACA, to determine next steps.  Rep.

Dec 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson issued the following statement after the House voted to impeach President Donald J. Trump:

“President Trump had to be impeached. He does not deserve to occupy the highest office in this land. He is a disgrace to our Founding Fathers, our constituents and our children.

Dec 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson issued the following statement after a signing ceremony for the bipartisan, bicameral FUTURE Act, which permanently funds HBCUs and MSIs:

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Dec 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson issued the following statement in response to the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump:

Dec 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson voted to pass H.R. 3, the Elijah E.

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Dec 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson welcomed Haitian activist and community leader Leonie M. Hermantin to the nation’s capital where she testified before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs today. She was one of several experts invited to speak at a hearing on “Haiti on the Brink: Assessing U.S. Policy Toward a Country in Crisis.”

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Dec 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – There is an African proverb that says, “If we educate a boy, we educate one person. If we educate a girl, we educate a family – and a whole nation.”

Nov 13, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson recently sent a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and director of the Office of Refugee Resettlement, Jonathan Hayes, calling for the permanent closure of the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children and requesting information about the status and welfare of the adolescent girls who’d been housed there.
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Oct 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson has introduced the Quality Higher Education Act (H.R. 4579), which enhances the accreditation system to ensure that colleges are graduating students with meaningful degrees and preparing them for workplace success.

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Jul 1, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, July 2, 2019, Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson will lead a congressional delegation to inspect the Homestead migrant detention facility and investigate the conditions under which detained migrant teenagers are living.

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