Washington, DC - Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) released the following statement after voting in support of H.R. 582, the Raise the Wage Act:
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) released the following statement after voting in support of the resolution condemning President Trump’s racist comments directed at Members of Congress:
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) released the following statement following a series of racist tweets from President Trump:
Charlotte, NC - Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) released the following statement on reports that immigration authorities would begin raids targeting people for deportation.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswomen Alma Adams (NC -12) and Lauren Underwood (IL-14), founders and co-chairs of the Black Maternal Health Caucus, convened 32 of the leading organizations working to address the Black maternal health crisis for the Caucus’ first- ever stakeholder summit.
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) released the following statement calling on Secretary of Labor Acosta to resign:
Charlotte, NC - Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) released the following statement ahead of President Trump’s Independence Day rally on the National Mall:
Washington, DC — At the end of National Gun Violence Awareness Month, Congresswomen Alma S. Adams (NC-12) introduced the Law Enforcement Needs to Know Act. This common-sense legislation would strengthen our background check system to help state and local law enforcement keep firearms out of the hands of criminals.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) issued the following statement on the Supreme Court’s ruling that partisan gerrymandering claims are beyond the reach of the Court.
Washington, DC — Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) offered five amendments to H.R. 3055, the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. All five amendments passed with bipartisan support and will be included in the final House bill.
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