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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Val Demings, Florida’s 10th Congressional District, released the following statement in response to President Trump’s budget being released on Tuesday:
“The President's cruel and inhumane budget should be dead on arrival. It will have devastating effects on working families, women and children, and those with disabilities who depend on social security disability insurance. In other words, the President's budget abandons those he swore during the campaign to protect. Broken promises?
WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Val Demings (FL-10) today marked Equal Pay Day and cosponsored the Paycheck Fairness Act, legislation that would strengthen the Equal Pay Act of 1963 and guarantee that women can challenge pay discrimination and hold employers accountable. Demings joined Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) in cosponsoring the legislation in the House of Representatives. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) introduced the companion legislation in the Senate.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Representative Val Demings, Florida’s 10th Congressional district, introduced an amendment to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Tuesday that would give the committee control of construction of the proposed wall on the U.S.-Mexico Border.