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Oct 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey built upon his staunch support for women’s rights by introducing the Women in Apprenticeship and Nontraditional Occupations Amendment Act—a piece of legislation that would urge more support of women in apprenticeship programs.

Aug 29, 2019 Press Release

DALLAS – U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey will become a teller for a day at Texas Capital Bank as part of his “Marc Means Business Initiative” starting at 10 a.m., Thursday, August 29, at 340 Singleton Blvd. in West Dallas.

Since March 2014, the initiative has connected Veasey with constituents at their place of employment to better understand the challenges they face in their work and daily lives. 

Mar 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, the House Democratic Blue Collar Caucus co-chaired by Congressmen Brendan F. Boyle (PA-13) and Marc Veasey (TX-33) hosted former Vice President Joe Biden for a meeting on Capitol Hill. The discussion focused on how House Democrats can promote an economic agenda that supports American workers and win back blue collar voters across the country. After the meeting, Vice President Joe Biden and Caucus CoChairs Boyle and Veasey released the following statements:

Mar 14, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Marc Veasey, TX-33, was inducted into the New Democrat Coalition, a group of forward-thinking Democrats in the House of Representatives who are committed to growing our economy and increasing opportunity for all Americans.

Mar 14, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressmen Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Brendan F. Boyle (PA-13), co-chairs of the Blue Collar Caucus, released the following statement after Democrat Conor Lamb connected with blue collar workers in a special election for Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District:

Feb 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, members of the Congressional Blue Collar Caucus met with leaders from the domestic auto industry including representatives from General Motors and Toyota to discuss the state of the industry and related business, tax, trade and workforce issues. Specifically, Caucus Members discussed how best the Democratic Caucus can promote an economic agenda that supports American workers in this field given the challenges and opportunities faced by the industry today. After the meeting, Blue Collar Caucus Co-Chairs Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Brendan F.