Last week, Congresswoman Lois Frankel (D-FL) and Congressman Chris Stewart (R-UT) sent a bipartisan letter to the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), Congress’ investigative arm, requesting a review of federal and state oversight of sober homes. This follows a similar request from Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Orrin Hatch (R-UT), and M... (...)
Issues & Legislation
Congresswoman Frankel believes all Americans deserve access to affordable health care. For far too long, America’s health care system has been too inaccessible and costly for too many hardworking families and small businesses. In 2010, Congress passed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to lower costs and provide quality health care to all Americans. Millions of people are already enjoying the numerous benefits that this legislation provides, including prohibiting insurance companies from denying insurance for pre-existing conditions or dropping coverage when people get sick. (...)
horrific act of gun violence, this time directed at its police officers. Three officers were ambushed and shot dead and another three were injured. The hunt for the shooter and other suspects is ongoing and intensifying.
I add my voice to the many others who condemn this heinous crime against the Baton Rouge police department, and my prayers are with the families and friends of the officers involved. (...)