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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.


Capitol
May 14, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (D-IL) voted to pass the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, a bipartisan bill that establishes a pregnant worker’s clear-cut right to reasonable workplace accommodations, provided they do not impose an undue burden on their employer.


Capitol
May 14, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (D-IL) voted to pass the Comprehensive Debt Collection Improvement Act, which will provide important protections for small businesses, service members, students, and other consumers against mistreatment and harassment by debt collectors.


Biden Signing Bill
May 11, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Marie Newman (D-IL) is urging hardworking families in Illinois’ 3rd Congressional District to file their taxes before the upcoming May 17th deadline to ensure they receive the accurate amount in new advance monthly Child Tax Credit payments they are entitled to as soon as possible.   


Photo of Marie Newman
May 7, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Marie Newman (D-IL) and Congresswoman María Elvira Salazar (R-FL) introduced the Expanding Contracting Opportunities for Small Businesses Act. They are joined by their colleagues Rep. Amata Radewagen (R-American Samoa), Rep. Dwight Evans (D-PA), and Rep. Pete Stauber (R-MN). 


This year’s winning art piece, “Tio”, was created by Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences student and Mt. Greenwood resident Elizabeth Cervantes.
May 6, 2021

CHICAGO, IL – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (IL-03) announced the winner of the 2021 Congressional Art Competition from Illinois’ 3rd Congressional District. This year’s winning art piece, “Tio”, was created by Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences student and Mt. Greenwood resident Elizabeth Cervantes. Cervantes’ artwork will hang in the U.S.


Newman at Metra
May 3, 2021

CHICAGO, IL – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (IL-03) announced that restaurants in the Chicagoland area will be able to apply for direct relief through the Restaurant Revitalization Fund beginning Monday, May 3, at 12:00 p.m. ET. Applicants can register on the U.S.


Picture of Jesus Morales
April 27, 2021

CHICAGO, IL – Today, U.S. Representative Marie Newman (IL-03) announced that Jesús Morales of UNITE HERE Local 1, Chicago’s hospitality workers’ union, has been invited to be her virtual guest for President Biden’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress.