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Congressman Gene Green

Representing the 29th District of Texas

Press Releases

March 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Gene Green (D-TX) and David McKinley (R-WV) reintroduced H.R. 1300, the U.S. Call Center and Consumer Protection Act to deter American companies from shipping call center and service jobs to foreign countries.

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February 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Gene Green (TX-29) released the following statement following President Trump’s address to joint session of Congress:

February 22, 2017 Press Release

HOUSTON, TX — Congressman Gene Green (TX-29) released the following statement after Harris County Sheriff Gonzalez opted out of the voluntary U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) 287 (g) program.

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February 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Gene Green (TX-29) released the following statement after overnight reports found that top Trump associates frequently contacted Russian intelligence officials months before the presidential election:

February 9, 2017 Press Release
 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, February 7th, Congressman Gene Green introduced a joint resolution, H.J.Res. 65, the Every Vote Counts Amendment, in the U.S. House of Representatives to amend the Constitution to abolish the Electoral College and require the President and Vice President be directly elected by the people.

January 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Gene Green (TX-29 released the following statement on President Trump’s announcement that the United States would pay for a border wall through a tax on all imports from Mexico:

January 27, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Gene Green (TX-29), the Ranking Member for the Subcommittee on Health, released the following statement on reports that the Trump administration has pulled funding for outreach and advertising in the final days of the 2017 Open Enrollment season:

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January 12, 2017 Press Release
Continues fight for ACA, Medicare, Medicaid, and CHIP

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, Representative Gene Green (TX-29) was elected to serve as the Ranking Democratic Member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Health for the 115th Congress. 

January 10, 2017 Press Release
Funding Will Serve More than 1,200 Houston Children Daily

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Gene Green announced that the Harris County Department of Education would receive a $6 million Head Start continuation grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

January 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Gene Green (TX-29) released the following statement today after the 115th Congress convened:

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