Government Accountability

From the DFL Party Platform: “We pledge to ensure the political rights of all citizens through fair elections and responsible government.” Here is supportive legislation sponsored/cosponsored by CD2’s Representative, Angie Craig.

H.R. 7958 – Suppress COVID-19 Act

Summary: To grant the authority for States to enter into interstate compacts or agreements for the purpose of procuring COVID-19 tests.(Cosponsors) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig sponsored the bill on…

H. R. 1597, National Nurse Act of 2019.

Summary: To designate the same individual serving as the Chief Nurse Officer of the Public Health Service as the National Nurse for Public Health.  Cosponsors (Bipartisan) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored…

H. R. 1171, FASTER Act.

Full Titile: Funding for Aviation Screeners and Threat Elimination Restoration Act Summary: This bill repeals the requirement that a portion of aviation security service fees collected from passengers be credited as…

H. R. 1709, Scientific Integrity Act.

Summary: To amend the America COMPETES Act to establish certain scientific integrity policies for Federal agencies that fund, conduct, or oversee scientific research, and for other purposes. Cosponsors (Partisan) ANGIE CRAIG’S…

H. R. 2829, AUMF Clarification Act.

Summary: To clarify that Congress has not provided authorization for the use of military force against Iran. Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 6/21/19. STATUS: Introduced 5/17/19 by…

H. R. 2135, PAID AD Act.

Full Title: Preventing Adversaries Internationally from Disbursing Advertising Dollars Act Summary: To prevent foreign adversaries from influencing elections by prohibiting foreign nationals from purchasing at any time a broadcast, cable,…

H. R. 1644, Net Neutrality

Full title: H. R. 1644, Save the Internet Act of 2019 Summary: To restore the open Internet order of the Federal Communications Commission. Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored…

H. R. 5, Equality Act

Summary: To prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and for other purposes. Discrimination can occur on the basis of the sex, sexual orientation, gender…