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March 15, 2021 Press Release

“I am extremely hopeful that Tribune Publishing will stay in the hands of people who support local papers. The threats facing journalism today are vast and the least we can do is continue to support news outlets like The Morning Call, which is an invaluable resource for people in my district,” said Rep.

March 12, 2021 Press Release

Sunday, March 14 will mark the third anniversary of the assassination of Rio de Janeiro City Council member Marielle Franco—a passionate defender of human rights, an Afro-Brazilian, a dissident, and a member of the LGBTQ community. To date, those who ordered her assassination still have not been brought to justice.

March 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On March 4th, Congresswoman Susan Wild (D-PA-07) and U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) announced the reintroduction of the Dr. Lorna Breen Health Care Provider Protection Act, comprehensive, bipartisan legislation to reduce and prevent suicide, burnout, and mental and behavioral health conditions among health care professionals.

March 11, 2021 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (D-PA) joined with Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX) to introduce the Jenna Quinn Law, critical legislation to allow current grant funds to be used to train and educate students, teachers, caregivers, and other adults who work with children on how to prevent, recognize, and report child sexual abuse. The bill, named for child abuse survivor Jenna Quinn, is a companion to legislation introduced in the Senate by U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH).
March 11, 2021 Press Release

Today, Rep. Susan Wild applauded the passage of the American Rescue Plan, a comprehensive relief bill to help lift America out of the economic and public health crises created by the COVID-19 pandemic. The legislation now heads to the President’s desk for signature.

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March 11, 2021 Press Release

U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) voted to pass the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, the most significant upgrade for workers’ collective bargaining rights in more than 80 years.

March 9, 2021 Press Release

Rep. Susan Wild spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives last night about the need to pass COVID relief to help save American jobs and get the economy back on track. The bill also includes $140 million in mental health funding for health care workers and public safety officers that Rep.

March 8, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Reps. Jason Crow (CO-06) and Susan Wild (PA-07) today introduced the Capitol Remembrance Act, which would direct the Architect of the Capitol to install an educational exhibit as a memorial to the January 6, 2021 attacks on the U.S.

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March 6, 2021 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) announced the launch of her 3rd annual Congressional Art Competition for high school students in Pennsylvania’s Seventh District.
March 5, 2021 Press Release

(Lehigh Valley)Representatives Susan Wild (PA-07) and Matt Cartwright (PA-08) will host a virtual press conference today, Friday, March, 5th at 9:30 AM ET after voting to pass the American Rescue Plan in the House last week to help crush the COVID-19 virus and get the econo

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April 4, 2019 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday voted to reauthorize a 25-year-old law that helps victims of domestic and sexual violence, drawing support from nearly three dozen Republicans despite complaints that Democrats were politicizing the popular law by adding gun control provisions.

April 4, 2019 In The News
The majority Democrats on the House Education and Labor Committee will push two key pro-worker safety bills this year, but the exact timetable is uncertain.
April 2, 2019 In The News

On a day designed to bring awareness to the discrepancy between what men and women make in the U.S. workplace, the far-reaching consequences of such inequality — including domestic violence, poverty and lower chances of success — found the spotlight.

April 2, 2019 In The News
One point drew clear agreement Tuesday during a House subcommittee hearing: When it comes to the problem of surprise medical bills, the solution must protect patients — not demand that they be great negotiators.
March 31, 2019 In The News
A record number of women are serving in U.S. Congress this year. But an exchange on the House floor last week highlighted the challenges female politicians still face.
March 29, 2019 In The News

A debate in the U.S. House of Representatives over pay equity took on additional gendered tones when a male lawmaker repeatedly questioned whether U.S. Rep. Susan Wild understood the bill she was co-sponsoring.

March 28, 2019 In The News
Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Al) suggested Wednesday that a Democratic female colleague did not understand language surrounding equal pay legislation.
March 28, 2019 In The News
In every Congress, the House majority leadership, regardless of which party is in control, sets aside the first 10 available bill numbers. It’s intended as a way to show a party’s top legislative priorities: H.R. 1 through H.R. 10 will reflect the leadership’s most important goals.
March 28, 2019 In The News
Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Ala.) suggested that his female colleague, Rep. Susan Wild (D-Pa.), did not understand a piece of legislation on the gender pay gap that she co-sponsored, or his proposed amendment to it.
March 27, 2019 In The News
“Penn State is a jewel of the commonwealth. And this campus is a jewel of the Lehigh Valley. During my time in D.C., I have been incredibly impressed by today’s youth for taking control of the national conversation… my advice to young people who want to get into politics is to get involved - and involved early - in any way you can.”

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