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June 18, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (D-IL-03) introduced the Relief and Equity for Small Businesses through Tax (REST) Act, which is designed to cut taxes on the smallest of small businesses across the country.


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June 17, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representatives Marie Newman (D-IL-03), Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17), Pramila Jayapal (D-WA-07) and Lucy McBath (D-GA-06) led 36 other members of Congress in a letter to President Biden urging him to issue an executive order to protect all workers who work on federal contracts from forced arbitration.


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June 15, 2021

CHICAGO, IL – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (D-IL-03) and Alderman Matthew J. O’Shea (19th Ward) announced new efforts to address the local postal delays that constituents on Chicago’s Southwest Side have experienced over the past several months.


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June 15, 2021

CHICAGO, IL – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (D-IL-03) announced that her office will be hosting their first-ever summer job festival to connect residents of Illinois’ 3rd Congressional District with more than 15 different Chicagoland businesses, organizations and government entities that are looking to hire local employees.


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June 11, 2021

CHICAGO, IL – Today, U.S. Representatives Marie Newman (D-IL-03) and Jesús “Chuy” García (D-IL-04) with U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) led members of the Illinois congressional delegation in a letter inviting U.S.


Photo of Rep. Newman with Transpo Workers
June 9, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (IL-03), a member on the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure, announced that her office has successfully secured the inclusion of her Rail Center for Excellence amendment in the INVEST in America Act, this year’s House surface transportation reauthorization bill. Under the amendment, the U.S.


Photo of Rep. Newman with Transpo Workers
June 8, 2021

CHICAGO, IL – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (IL-03), a member on the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure, announced that her office has secured inclusion of six transportation projects, totaling more than $17.8 million in federal funding support, in the INVEST in America Act, this year’s House surface transportation reauthorization bill.


Photo of Rep. Newman with Transpo Workers
May 18, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representatives Marie Newman (D-IL-03) and Jesús “Chuy” García (D-IL-04) introduced legislation to make public transportation systems more accessible to passengers with disabilities.