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Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence

Representing the 14th District of Michigan

Press Releases

April 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Lawrence (MI-14) introduced the Women’s Equality Workforce Oversight Act (WE Work Act), which would increase oversight of federal agencies that impact women in the workforce, to ensure they are fulfilling their supportive mission and hold the White House accountable.

April 13, 2018 Press Release

 

 

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Lawrence on Trump’s Executive Order to create a United States Postal Service Task Force to evaluate the operations and finances of the U.S. Postal Service.

 

April 12, 2018 Press Release
New Report Shows GOP Amendment Would Force Dire Cuts to Pillars of Seniors’ Retirement Security

 

 

Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Brenda Lawrence voted no on a Republican Balanced Budget constitutional amendment designed to force deep cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security.  

March 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Re. Brenda Lawrence issued the following statement on the passage of the Omnibus spending bill:

March 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues hosted a hearing about sexual harassment in the service sector entitled, “Beyond the Headlines: Combating Service Sector Sexual Harassment in the Age of #MeToo.” Members of Congress heard from survivors of sexual harassment as well as professionals with expertise on the issue, and di

March 16, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence issued this statement on the passing of Congresswoman Louise Slaughter:

March 14, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Representative Brenda Lawrence (MI-14) was inducted into the New Democrat Coalition, a group of forward-thinking Democrats in the House of Representa

March 13, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Brenda Lawrence issued this statement after President Trump fired his Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and announced CIA Director Mike Pompeo as his replacement:

February 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14) today continues to demand that Congress take action to address gun violence following the murder on February 14, 2018 of 17 high school students who were victims of a mass shooter using an AR-15 assault rifle in Parkland, Florida.  

February 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Vice Chair of the Democratic Women’s Working Group, today led 37 of her colleagues in a letter urging the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to study how the Republican tax plan impacts women-headed households.

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