HOUSE DEMS RALLY SUPPORT FOR AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN WITH 70+ EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

Mar 9, 2021
Press Release
More than 70 House Democrats Held #AmericanRescuePlan Day of Action Events Last Weekend, Reinforcing President Biden’s Message that ‘Help is on the Way’

(Washington, D.C.) – More than 70 House Democrats answered the call of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Cochairs Matt Cartwright (PA-08), Debbie Dingell (MI-12), Ted Lieu (CA-33) and Joe Neguse (CO-2) for an #AmericanRescuePlan Day of Action beginning late last week through the weekend.

With more than 70 events across the country, House Democrats reinforced President Biden’s message to the American people that, “help is on the way,” to get shots in arms, money in pockets, children in schools, and people in jobs.

More than 70 House Democrats Held #AmericanRescuePlan Day of Action Events 

  1. Speaker Nancy Pelosi: Transcript of Telephone Town Hall on the American Rescue Plan and Coronavirus Pandemic
  2. Majority Leader Steny Hoyer: Hoyer, Brown Host Virtual Roundtable with Public Health Officials to Discuss the American Rescue Plan
  3. Assistant Speaker Katherine Clark: Massachusetts needs better coronavirus vaccine forethought — like Revere, Katherine Clark says
  4. Caucus Vice Chair Pete Aguilar: Rescue Plan could mean millions of dollars for cities, school districts and county, Teachers, parents get free school supplies at drive-thru event in San Bernardino
  5. DPCC CoChair Matt Cartwright: Cartwright touts legislation to fund opening schools, State Representatives React to American Rescue Plan
  6. DPCC CoChair Ted Lieu: Rep. Lieu Holds TeleTown Hall on American Rescue Plan
  7. DPCC CoChair Debbie Dingell: Dingell, Casten, Newman To Hold Zoom Press Conference, After House Passed $1,400 Rescue Checks For Midwesterners, Dingell Tours Vaccination Sites in Ypsilanti, Dearborn, & Taylor
  8. DPCC CoChair Joe Neguse: Congressman Neguse To Speak With Colorado Food Banks On Covid-19 Operations And Need For Expanded Nutrition Assistance
  9. Rep. Colin Allred: Dallas area members of US Congress tour COVID-19 vaccine site at Fair Park
  10. Rep. Joyce Beatty: Beatty Highlights Huge Impact on Ohio’s Third Congressional District in American Rescue Plan
  11. Rep. Anthony Brown: Hoyer, Brown Host Virtual Roundtable With Public Health Officials To Discuss The American Rescue Plan 
  12. Rep. Cheri Bustos: Bustos to host small business webinar
  13. Rep. Tony Cárdenas: Rep. Cárdenas visits Panorama City coronavirus vaccine site
  14. Rep. André Carson: Attended vaccine center opening
  15. Rep. Sean Casten: Illinois House Democrats say COVID relief package is vital for recovery
  16. Rep. Kathy Castor: Florida to lower vaccination age soon, DeSantis says. 60 and up is next.
  17. Rep. Judy Chu: Chu hosts Facebook Live Roundtable with local leaders and experts to answer questions about the American Rescue Plan
  18. Rep. David Cicilline: US House-passed Covid Relief Package will benefit Rhode Island, says Cicilline
  19. Rep. Jim Costa: Rep. Jim Costa talks up COVID vaccine, relief bill in Fresno visit
  20. Rep. Diana DeGette: Colorado Congresswoman Diana DeGette Heads Meeting On COVID Vaccine Distribution
  21. Rep. Suzan DelBene: President Biden supports making a temporary $3,000 payment to parents permanent
  22. Rep. Antonio Delgado: Rep. Delgado’s Funding Formula Delivers over $130 Billion to Local Governments, Delgado discusses aid package with local officials
  23. Rep. Val Demings: Congresswoman Demings At Valencia College West Vaccine Site: “We Need To Get As Many Shots In Arms As Possible”, Congresswoman Demings At Valencia College West Vaccine Site: “We Need To Get As Many Shots In Arms As Possible”
  24. Rep. Veronica Escobar: Congresswoman Escobar hosts ‘American Rescue Plan’ listening session: What you need to know
  25. Rep. Adriano Espaillat: Rep. Espaillat Holds Press Conference to Highlight how the American Rescue Plan will Save Lives [En Español]
  26. Rep. Dwight Evans: Rep. Evans Holds Press Conference on Philly Vaccine Rollout
  27. Rep. Bill Foster: Illinois Congressional Representatives Push For Senate Passage Of American Rescue Plan
  28. Rep. Lois Frankel: Expected COVID-19 relief bill to bring $6 billion to Florida schools
  29. Rep. Sylvia Garcia: Small clinics and churches work to increase COVID-19 vaccine access in vulnerable communities, Rep. Garcia Tours Galena Park Medical Clinic
  30. Rep. Jimmy Gomez:Congressman Gomez Tours Local Vaccination Sites and Provides Transportation to District's Most Vulnerable
  31. Rep. Raúl Grijalva: Rep. Grijalva Hosts Small Business Assistance Webinar on New Aid in the American Rescue Plan
  32. Rep. Jim Himes: News Conference: Gov. Lamont, Rep. Himes, others call for rapid passage of COVID bill
  33. Rep. Steven Horsford: Horsford Hosts Constituent Telephone Town Hall on American Rescue Plan, Nevada families need the American Rescue Plan
  34. Rep. Jared Huffman: Jared Huffman on relief bill: ‘Our highest needs and priorities are all met’
  35. Rep. Sara Jacobs: San Diego lawmakers spell out spending in national COVID-19 relief bill
  36. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee: U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Opens Vaccination Clinic
  37. Rep. Hank Johnson: Rep. Hank Johnson Holds Emergency PPP Town Hall For Small Businesses
  38. Rep. Mondaire Jones: Freshman Rep. Mondaire Jones Visits Local High School to Observe Reopening and Discuss American Rescue Plan
  39. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson: Dallas area members of US Congress tour COVID-19 vaccine site at Fair Park
  40. Rep. Dan Kildee: Rep. Dan Kildee says House will be ready once Senate acts on COVID-19 relief bill
  41. Rep. Rick Larsen: Larsen Hosts Virtual Pandemic Relief Town Hall with Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin, US Rep. Rick Larsen on COVID relief and more…
  42. Rep. John Larson: Larson predicts virus aid bill will be signed by St. Patrick’s Day
  43. Rep. Barbara Lee: Business owners, Congresswoman Lee come together in support of American Rescue Plan
  44. Rep. Susie Lee: Rep. Lee, Supt. Jara speak about first week of hybrid instruction during press conference
  45. Rep. Teresa Leger Fernández: Congresswoman Leger Fernández visits Vaccination Clinic in Dixon
  46. Rep. Mike Levin: San Diego’s Democrats in Congress Urge Support of $1.9 Trillion COVID Relief Bill
  47. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney: Rep. Maloney Holds Anniversary COVID-19 Forum With County Execs
  48. Rep. Doris Matsui: Matsui Hosts American Rescue Plan Conversation with Dr. Olivia Kasirye and Kindra Montgomery-Block
  49. Rep. Lucy McBath: Rep. McBath Lauds House Passage of American Rescue Plan
  50. Rep. Betty McCollum: Rep. McCollum Highlights how American Rescue Plan will help MN-04
  51. Rep. Frank Mrvan: Congressman Mrvan Has His Eye on Current Most Important Objective
  52. Rep. Marie Newman: Illinois House Democrats say COVID relief package is vital for recovery
  53. Rep. Donald Norcross: Norcross joins Governor Murphy and NJ officials at South Jersey vaccine site as NJ begins to vaccinate teachers and child care workers
  54. Rep. Donald Payne: Rep. Payne Supports American Rescue Plan to aid New Jersey Residents
  55. Rep. Scott Peters: San Diego lawmakers spell out spending in national COVID-19 relief bill
  56. Rep. Chellie Pingree: Video Recap: Rep. Pingree, Coalition of Mainers Hold Press Conference in Support of American Rescue Plan
  57. Rep. Deborah Ross: Rep. Ross Visits COVID Testing Site to Highlight American Rescue Plan
  58. Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger: Ruppersberger visits COVID-19 vaccine clinic, pushes for $1.9T stimulus bill
  59. Rep. Linda Sánchez: Sanchez meets with hospital leaders on vaccine distribution
  60. Rep. Jan Schakowsky: Illinois House Democrats say COVID relief package is vital for recovery
  61. Rep. Brad Schneider: Illinois Democrats rally support for COVID-19 relief bill
  62. Rep. Bobby Scott: Local public schools struggle with space and staffing as kids return to in-person learning
  63. Rep. Terri Sewell: Rep. Sewell Visits Bessemer Vaccination Site, Meets with Health Officials, Constituents to Highlight Need for Equitable COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution
  64. Rep. Darren Soto: Press Rep. Darren Soto Hosts Press Event with City and County elected officials on the American Rescue Plan, Congresista Darren Soto pide acción para ayudar a Florida mientras el Senado discute paquete de rescate de Biden
  65. Rep. Jackie Speier: Rep. Speier to Host Telephone Town Hall on School Openings and Mental Health
  66. Rep. Haley Stevens: Rep. Stevens Volunteers at Wayne County Mass Vaccination Site
  67. Rep. Marilyn Strickland: **Media Advisory** Strickland to Provide an Update on COVID Relief Aid to Keep the South Sound Running
  68. Rep. Mark Takano: House VA Chairman Takano Interviews Local Veteran on Vet Benefits in American Rescue Plan
  69. Rep. Bennie Thompson: Congressman Bennie G. Thompson To Hold Press Conference, After House Passed Plan To Open Community Vaccination Sites Nationwide
  70. Rep. Norma Torres: Rep. Norma J. Torres Speaks on American Rescue Plan Ahead of Senate Passage
  71. Rep. Ritchie Torres: ‘Lift the South Bronx out of poverty:’ Rep. Richie Torres supports permanent expansion of child tax credit program
  72. Rep. Lori Trahan: Trahan, Greater Lawrence Family Health Center Leaders Hail Importance of American Rescue Plan
  73. Rep. David Trone: Congressman Trone briefs western Maryland leaders on COVID relief legislation
  74. Rep. Lauren Underwood: Illinois Congressional Representatives Push For Senate Passage Of American Rescue Plan
  75. Rep. Juan Vargas: San Diego lawmakers spell out spending in national COVID-19 relief bill
  76. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz: Elected officials visit COVID-19 vaccination site at Miami Dade College
  77. Rep. Peter Welch: Rep Welch Holds Virtual Town Hall on COVID Relief 
  78. Rep. Jennifer Wexton: Rep. Wexton Tours Loudon Mass Vaccination Site
  79. Rep. Susan Wild: Reps Wild and Cartwright Hold Virtual Press Conference on American Rescue Plan 
  80. Rep. Nikema Williams: Rep. Nikema Williams discusses importance of working on behalf of the people with the American Rescue Plan 
  81. Rep. John Yarmuth: COVID relief bill would funnel billions into Kentucky