The COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act sponsored by Rep. Grace Meng and Sen. Mazie Hirono is just one step toward ending hate crimes, but it’s an important one. I’m proud to stand with the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus.
I joined Gov. Northam to visit Barcroft Elementary School in Arlington, where English language learners develop their math and reading skills. Programs like these across Virginia were made possible by CARES Act funding to states and school districts.
Republican state legislators are playing games with American livelihoods. Ending federal unemployment benefits early is a costly mistake that will impair our economic recovery.
The June Bureau of Labor Statistics Report offered great news for the US economy: the US added an unprecedented 850,000 jobs in June! This is the strongest jobs report we’ve seen since reopening began last summer. With falling unemployment rates and successful vaccine rollout, there’s no doubt that our pandemic recovery is on track!