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September 29, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) announced that the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded First Person Care Clinic, a non-profit organization that provides medical care services in southern Nevada, $561,501 in funding from the American Rescue Plan (ARP).

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September 28, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has granted Fibroplate, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company located in Nevada’s Third District, a Small Business Innovation Research Grant (SBIR) of $246,634.

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September 24, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) voted to pass the Women’s Health Protection Act, a bill that would guarantee the right for patients to access abortion care and providers to provide abortion services, free from medically unnecessary and dangerous restrictions.

September 23, 2021
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Susie Lee voted to pass the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022. This bipartisan bill honors our values, supports our servicemembers and their families, strengthens our security, and advances our leadership in the world.
September 17, 2021
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) announced that nearly $1 million has been awarded to Southern Nevada colleges and universities to support campus-based child care programs and enable parents to obtain their degrees.
August 31, 2021
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Susie Lee (D-NV), along with Rep. Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA), Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA), and Rep. Richard Hudson (R-NC), introduced the bipartisan MOBILE Health Care Act.
August 24, 2021
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) released the following statement after voting to pass S.Con.Res 14, which allows the House of Representatives to begin the budget reconciliation process:
August 2, 2021
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Susie Lee released the following statement in response to the text of her bill, H.R. 4099, the Large-Scale Water Recycling Project Investment Act, being included in the Senate’s bipartisan infrastructure legislation, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.
July 30, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Susie Lee, a member of the Appropriations Committee, and a member of the Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee, voted for final passage of seven funding bills, including the Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies funding bill.

 

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July 29, 2021
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Susie Lee, along with Rep. Stewart (R-UT-02) and Rep. Huffman (D-CA-02) and Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) today introduced legislation to get critical water use data in the hands of farmers, ranchers, and decision-makers for improved water management across the Western U.S.

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November 3, 2020 In The News

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Keeping the community healthy and fed was the focus of a special event in Chinatown Sunday.

The Asian Community Development Council (ACDC) launched its initiative, “Family in Focus,” which aims to support AAPI families during the pandemic, at the Chinatown plaza.

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June 10, 2020 In The News

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, a day doesn’t pass without me hearing from constituents who are hurting. All Nevadans want the same thing: health and safety for their loved ones, to end the pandemic, to stop the job losses and to get our lives back to normal. To do so, Washington must provide economic relief by getting resources to our state and local communities now.

May 14, 2020 In The News

NEVADA (KTNV) — The House is expected to vote on the biggest emergency spending measure in U.S. history.

The $3 trillion "Heroes Act" includes money for cities like Las Vegas, Henderson and North Las Vegas

The bill provides funding for state and local governments, coronavirus testing, and a new round of direct payments to Americans of up to $6,000 per household.

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May 14, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON — Mayors said Tuesday they have told Congress and the White House that the coronavirus is “blowing massive holes in our budgets,” and they have asked the federal government for immediate help.

That request came in a conference call just days after state governors also warned that budget shortfalls could force massive furloughs and a loss of services.

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May 8, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — State and cities around the country have lost massive amounts of tax revenue that will impact everything from school to police and fire budgets. 

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May 7, 2020 In The News

The bipartisan House Problem Solvers Caucus held a “virtual Congress,” in which members participated in an unofficial floor debate via video conference. Members debated the next coronavirus relief bill, which they largely agreed should include assistance for state and local governments impacted by rising expenditures and falling revenues due to the pandemic.

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May 3, 2020 In The News

Help for cities

As Congress eyes a fourth relief bill, Nevada lawmakers are making the case to address the needs of the state, which was hard hit by the closure of casinos, hotels, entertainment venues and other businesses.

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April 30, 2020 In The News

A new federal coronavirus relief law aims to provide protections for student military veterans.

President Donald Trump signed the Student Veteran Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 into law late Tuesday.

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