Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA), Chair of the House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity, announced the introduction of the Navy SEAL Chief Petty Officer William "Bill" Mulder (Ret.) Transition Improvement Act of 2019, a bipartisan bill to improve the Transition Assistance Program (TAP) for servicemembers returning to civilian life.
Mt. Pleasant, S.C. – In response to reports that the Trump Administration’s plans to expand offshore oil and gas drilling had been indefinitely postponed, Rep. Joe Cunningham released the following statement:
Mt. Pleasant, S.C. – Ahead of tonight’s town hall, Congressman Joe Cunningham released a report on his first 100+ days in Congress serving the people of the Lowcountry. The report summarizes Cunningham’s legislative work and accomplishments in the first 100+ days of his first term in Congress.
Mt. Pleasant, S.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham released the following statement on the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s redacted report:
“One thing is abundantly clear, Russia carried out a coordinated campaign to manipulate the 2016 presidential election and undermine our democracy.”
Mt. Pleasant, S.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham announced today that he will be holding a town hall in West Ashley on Tuesday, April 23th from 6:30 – 7:30 P.M.
Members of the public are invited to join to ask questions, share their priorities, and voice their concerns. Doors will open to the public at 6:00 P.M.
“I am disappointed Senators who have expressed concerns about offshore drilling voted to nominate an Interior secretary who will almost certainly attempt to make those concerns a reality,” said Rep. Joe Cunningham. “The American people deserve public servants that are accountable to them, not special interests.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Joe Cunningham helped introduce the Keeping Our Promises Act, bipartisan legislation led by Rep. Bruce Westerman (R-Ark.) that would aid veterans suffering from long-term illness as a result of Agent Orange exposure.
Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman Joe Cunningham voted to pass H.R. 1585, a bipartisan, robust, long-term Violence Against Women Act reauthorization. Since its passage in 1994, the Violence Against Women Act has equipped our law enforcement and government to aid and protect victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.
The Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act would permanently ban oil and gas leasing off the coast of the Pacific and Atlantic
Landmark legislation would help close the wage gap and support working families
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Joe Cunningham today voted to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act, landmark legislation that would strengthen and close loopholes in the 1963 Equal Pay Act, including providing effective remedies for women who are not being paid equal pay for equal work.