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Trahan, Clark Celebrate the Great American Outdoors Act with Visit to Minute Man National Park

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LOWELL, MA – Today, Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03) and Assistant Speaker Katherine Clark (MA-05) visited Minute Man National Historical Park to celebrate the recent passage of the Great American Outdoors Act and participate in a discussion on the importance of national parks, public lands, and conservation with the park’s leadership, the Appalachian Mountain Club, and key conservation and recre... Read More »

Congresswoman Trahan Applauds $337,500 in Federal Grant Funding for Montachusett Regional Transit Authority

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LOWELL, MA - Today, Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03) announced $337,500 in federal grant funding from the Department of Transportation’s COVID-19 Research Demonstration Program to the Montachusett Regional Transit Authority (MART). As one of the state’s fifteen regional transit authorities, MART serves the Montachusett Region of North Central Massachusetts, including Fitchburg, Leominster, and Ga... Read More »

Trahan Statement on Historic Day One Executive Actions Announced by President-Elect Biden

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WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03) applauded President-elect Joe Biden’s plan to sign a historic slate of Executive Orders hours after the inauguration that will address the most pressing issues facing working families across the nation. “A record number of Americans voted for President-elect Biden because they knew that he is uniquely prepared to tackle the crises that we f... Read More »

Congresswoman Trahan Statement on Biden-Harris Inauguration

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WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03) issued a statement following the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. “Today’s inauguration ceremony is proof that in the face of violent attacks on our Democracy, the will of the American people prevailed. On the same Capitol platform that was overrun two weeks ago with insurrectionists seeking to overturn ... Read More »

Trahan: ‘Seeing, listening, and helping others. That’s what makes us strong’

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Trahan: ‘Seeing, listening, and helping others. That’s what makes us strong’ by Congresswoman Lori Trahan “Being American is more than a pride we inherit. It’s the past we step into and how we repair it.” Those words, delivered yesterday by National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, perfectly captured the moment confronting our nation as Joe Biden and Kamala Harris took their oaths of office. The... Read More »

Congresswoman Trahan: Americans prevail with Biden inauguration

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Congresswoman Trahan: Americans prevail with Biden inauguration by Robert Fucci He praised the day for democracy. He called out for unity. And he asked for speed and urgency. Joe Biden's inauguration was held Jan. 20 with a country fractured after false claims of voter fraud and election theft. But according to Congresswoman Lori Trahan, who represents the 3rd District of Massachusetts, America tr... Read More »

Keller @ Large: Rep. Lori Trahan Says Some GOP Colleagues Have Acted ‘Irresponsibly And Dangerously’

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Keller @ Large: Rep. Lori Trahan Says Some GOP Colleagues Have Acted ‘Irresponsibly And Dangerously’ by Jon Keller BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts Congresswoman Lori Trahan said some of her Republican colleagues have acted “irresponsibly and dangerously” during the Capitol Hill and its aftermath. Don Beyer, a Democratic Congressman from Virginia recently described the atmosphere in Congress as “the m... Read More »

Trahan Announces Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Selections for 117th Congress

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LOWELL, MA – Today, Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03), who was recently appointed to the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee, announced that she has selected to serve on Health Subcommittee, Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee, and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee. “I’m proud to be a member of the Energy and Commerce Committee, and specifically the Health, Consumer Prot... Read More »

Trahan calls for expulsion of Congress members if found guilty of aiding rioters

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Trahan calls for expulsion of Congress members if found guilty of aiding rioters by Robert Fucci Allegations of suspicious tours in the days before the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol were being investigated and members of Congress who "aided and abetted" the rioters could face charges, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday. According to a USA Today report, a group of more than 30 House Democrats sent... Read More »

Trahan Statement on Impeachment of Donald Trump

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WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03) issued the following statement after voting to impeach President Donald J. Trump for incitement of insurrection. “Congress has a constitutional obligation to intervene when sitting Presidents commit a high crime or misdemeanor, no matter how much time remains in their term. Donald Trump must be held accountable for inciting a violent insurr... Read More »

Rep. Trahan, Senator Markey, and Senator Warren, Demand Cambodian Government Respect Human Rights and Rule of Law

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Washington (January 13, 2021) – Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03), Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), lead Democrat on the East Asia Subcommittee of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) released a statement in response to the scheduled January 14, 2021 trial of prominent political opposition leaders in Cambodia. The Government of Cambodia, led by Prime Mi... Read More »

Trahan Votes to Demand that Vice President Pence Invoke 25th Amendment

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WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03) issued the following statement after voting in favor of legislation calling on Vice President Michael R. Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment and begin the process to remove President Donald J. Trump from office. “The President of the United States incited a violent mob of his supporters to commit an act of insurrection meant to overthrow Con... Read More »

‘It was like looking at evil’: The Capitol attack through the eyes of the Massachusetts delegation

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‘It was like looking at evil’: The Capitol attack through the eyes of the Massachusetts delegation By Jazmine Ulloa and Steve Annear WASHINGTON — On the day Congress was set to count the electoral votes certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, Representative Seth Moulton was one of the first members of the Massachusetts delegation to arrive at his office on Capitol Hill. From his office win... Read More »

Following the Capitol attack, Congress must move on reforms from within and without

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Following the Capitol attack, Congress must move on reforms from within and without By Lori Trahan Truth matters, and there is only one version of it. The status quo, allowing for the spread of disinformation, poses a direct threat to America’s future. The attack on the US Capitol was an act of domestic terrorism incited by Donald Trump and egged on by his staunchest allies — those in Congress and... Read More »

Whatever it takes: Congresswoman Trahan supports removing Trump from White House

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Whatever it takes: Congresswoman Trahan supports removing Trump from White House By Robert Fucci She witnessed hundreds of “insurgents” rush the steps of the Capitol on Jan. 6, where a day before her daughters stood to see their mother sworn in for a second term. She saw one rioter walk through Statuary Hall with the Confederate flag. And now Congresswoman Lori Trahan says she’s had enough. Whethe... Read More »