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Aug 23, 2020 Press Release
Calls on Republicans to End their Deadly Delay and Come to the Table

CHARLOTTE – Today, Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) marked 100 days since the House passed The Heroes Act, an urgently needed bill to secure the strategic testing, tracing and treatment required to reopen safely, to provide strong support for our frontline heroes in state and local government, and to put money in the pockets of the American people.

Aug 22, 2020 Press Release
Critical Vote Comes as New USPS Internal Docs Detail True Extent of Postmaster General's Sabotage

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, with the U.S. Postal Service under assault from the Trump Administration, Rep. Alma Adams voted to pass H.R.

Aug 19, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Adams: “A complete and accurate Census count is essential for the 12th District.”


Aug 18, 2020 Press Release
Adams will question Postmaster General at Congressional hearing on Monday

CHARLOTTE – Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) held a "Don't Mess With USPS" press conference at 10:00 AM today at the Downtown Station Post Office in Charlotte. Approximately 50 people attended the event, many wearing "Save USPS" face masks and holding up "US Mail: Not for Sale" signs.

Aug 13, 2020 Press Release
Adams "helped lead the Congressional resistance to DeJoy's changes" at the Postal Service

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) is leading the fight to save the United States Postal Service and protect the integrity of November's election.

Aug 12, 2020 Press Release
Adams events highlight jobs, upward mobility, housing, and more during August Work Period

CHARLOTTE – The Office of Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) is holding multiple virtual events during the August work period to engage constituents on issues including jobs, upward mobility, housing, and more.

Aug 8, 2020 Press Release
Call for resignation or removal comes in the wake of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s “Friday Night Massacre”

WASHINGTON, DC – In the wake of newly-appointed Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s “Friday Night Massacre” at the United States Postal Service (USPS), Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) and Congressman Peter A. DeFazio (OR-04) are calling on him to resign or be removed immediately.

Aug 7, 2020 Press Release
Adams works with colleagues to stand up to the Trump Administration's unconstitutional postal sabotage.

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) spent the past week fighting to preserve and protect the United States Postal Service, an essential service established by the Constitution of the United States.

Aug 6, 2020 Press Release
"Racial disparities must be addressed — all workers, including our nation’s essential workers, deserve essential protections and benefits."

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12), in an op-ed piece exclusive to Queen City Nerve, urged the U.S. Senate to pass the HEROES Act as well as paid family and sick leave for all Americans.

Aug 5, 2020 Press Release
Letter from 131 Members of the House Democratic Caucus encourages Speaker Pelosi to fight for USPS in forthcoming COVID-19 legislation

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12)Rep. Peter A. DeFazio (OR-04), Committee on Oversight and Reform Chairwoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), and Government Operations Subcommittee Chairman Gerald E.