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Democratic Women’s Working Group Leadership Responds to Oversight Committee Chairman’s Refusal to Investigate Trump
December 14, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC – Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Trey Gowdy declined the Democratic Women’s Working Group’s request to investigate the sexual abuse allegations against President Trump. His response comes after the leadership of the Democratic Women’s Working Group (DWWG), Reps. Lois Frankel (FL-21), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), and Jackie Speier (CA-14) sent a letter, signed by 150 Members of Congress, requesting a Congressional investigation. A recent Quinnipiac poll found that 70 percent ... More
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Members of the Democratic Women’s Working Group Request Congressional Investigation into Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against President Trump
December 12, 2017
UPDATE: Due to overwhelming interest from the House Democratic Caucus, the leadership of the Democratic Women’s Working Group has opened the letter to all Democratic Members. At this time, more than 100 Democratic Members have signed, and more are expected to join the effort. WASHINGTON, DC – The leadership of the Democratic Women’s Working Group (DWWG), Reps. Lois Frankel (FL-21), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), and Jackie Speier (CA-14), along with 56 members of DWWG sent a letter to the Chairman and... More
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Rep. Frankel Statement on President Trump’s Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital
December 6, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Lois Frankel (FL-21) issued the following statement after President Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel: “The President’s announcement today is consistent with current U.S. law and reaffirms what we already know: Jerusalem is the eternal capital of the Jewish people and the State of Israel. The U.S. must recommit to our long-standing goal of a negotiated solution that leads to two states for two people. Only direct negotiations between the pa... More
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Rep. Frankel Votes Against Republican Tax Scam
December 4, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Lois Frankel (FL-21) issued the following statement after voting against latest attempts by Republicans to pass a massive tax scam: “The Republicans moved forward tonight with a tax scam that will raise taxes on middle-class families across this country and lead to severe cuts in Medicare, Social Security, and Medicaid. If the Republicans get their way, the ultra-rich and big corporations will get massive tax cuts at the expense of everyone else. Democrats o... More
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Sex allegations, a tax wary nation, and reasons to give thanks | South Florida 100
November 18, 2017
Sun Sentinel 100 Lois Jane Frankel, member, U.S. House of Representatives Last week: As if the GOP tax scam wasn’t bad enough, the Congressional Budget Office announced that as written, it could trigger an automatic $25 billion cut to Medicare next year alone. This is unacceptable! Seniors who have worked hard their entire lives deserve to retire with dignity, not fear for the future of their health care. All of this so Republicans can give massive tax cuts to corporations and the ultrawealthy. ... More
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