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September 24, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) voted to pass the Women’s Health Protection Act, legislation to enshrine into law women’s reproductive freedom and access to reproductive health care. Following Texas’ enactment of the nation’s most restrictive abortion ban.

Issues: Health

September 23, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) voted to pass H.R. 4350, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which includes two of Ross’ amendments that support women servicemembers and their families.

Issues: Veterans

September 23, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 4350, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2022.

Issues: Veterans

September 20, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Today in the House Rules Committee, Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) spoke in support of the Women’s Health Protection Act, federal legislation that will protect the right to access abortion care. This legislation is expected to be on the House floor this week.

Issues: Health

September 20, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02), Vice Chair of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties, issued the following statement on the Senate Parliamentarian’s ruling regarding the inclusion of a legal path to residency in budget reconciliation:

Issues: Economy

September 15, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Earlier this week, Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) helped advance the House Judiciary Committee’s portion of the Build Back Better budget reconciliation package, which includes provisions to ensure a pathway to citizenship for Documented Dreamers that will support the U.S. economy and businesses.

Issues: Economy

September 14, 2021

Raleigh, NC – Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) announced that North Carolina State University received a coveted National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) grant to study the health effects of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) on firefighters.

Issues: Health

September 10, 2021

Raleigh, NC – Today, Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) joined Wake County Sheriff’s department, Clerk of Superior Court Blair Williams, County Manager David Ellis, Housing Department Director Lorena McDowell, and Board of Commissioners Chairman Matt Calabria to discuss the eviction process, avenues for collaboration between federal, state, and lo

Issues: Health

September 9, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) issued the following statement on the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) lawsuit to block Texas’s abortion ban:

Issues: Health

September 8, 2021

Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer requesting that they include additional COVID-19 relief funding for small restaurants in the budget reconciliation package.

Issues: Economy