CAPTIOL HILL HIGHLIGHTS
Since being in office, TJ Cox has voted to pass H.R. 6, the Dream and Promise Act which aims to provide a pathway to citizenship for Dreamers. Additionally, he voted to strengthen protections for people with pre-existing conditions, lower prescription drug costs, and bring down health care premiums.
The House passed the Paycheck Fairness Act which aims to close the gender gap, and reauthorized the Violence against Women Act. Most recently, TJ Voted to increase the minimum wage to help working-class people support their families.
Additionally, TJ saw his Family Farmer Relief Act pass the House and the Senate. TJ’s legislation will give Central Valley farmers the tools to thrive amidst the challenges brought on by Trump’s Trade War. Way to go TJ!