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House Passes Two Pieces of Legislation to Prevent Gun Violence

These bipartisan bills would require universal background checks on all gun purchases and finally close the “Charleston Loophole,” which allows guns to wrongly be sold to violent offenders and domestic abusers.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Know History Before Claiming It

I re-iterate this warning. My appeal was intended for everyone, no matter their politics, and it proceeded from my understanding of history, and my concern for the safety of us all.  

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Veterans Services Officer Announces Alternative Plans for Memorial Day Observance

We hope everyone is staying safe and healthy during these times. The Memorial Day parade and ceremonies for 2020 are cancelled due to safety concerns.

U.S. Representatives Introduce Workforce Training and Education Legislation

U.S. Reps Lori Trahan (D-MA), Chris Pappas (D-NH), Kendra Horn (D-OK), and Abby Finkenauer (D-IA) recently introduced The Strengthen CTE in Higher Education Act, H.R. 4371.

Congresswoman Issues Statement on Transfer of $3.6 Billion by Trump Administration from Military to Pay for Border Wall

Congresswoman Lori Trahan (D-MA), a Member of the House Armed Services Committee, issued this statement on the Trump Administration’s decision to transfer $3.6 billion from military construction funds to pay for a border wall. 

Lawmaker Votes in Favor of SAFE Act

U.S. Rep. Lori Trahan (D-MA-03) released this statement on June 27 following the passage of H.R. 2722, the Securing America’s Federal Elections (SAFE) Act of 2019.