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September 19, 2020 Press Release

Las Vegas, Nev. -- Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) took part in a virtual roundtable hosted by Small Business for America’s Future with Nevada small business owners to discuss the needs and concerns of small businesses and efforts at the federal level to provide assistance during the COVID-19 public health and economic crisis. 

September 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) announced his support for H.R. 7947, the Supporting Foster Youth and Families through the Pandemic Act, bipartisan legislation that provides temporary, targeted support to protect vulnerable foster youth and families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

September 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) joined the House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee hearing to call for the reauthorization of the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act, which has expanded duty-free access to the U.S. market for Caribbean Basin Countries. This bipartisan legislation has provided economic gain for the U.S. and abroad for nearly 20 years and is slated to expire on September 30, 2020. 

 

September 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04), released the following statement regarding the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) August 2020 jobs report

August 27, 2020 Press Release

North Las Vegas, Nev. -- Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) will host a conversation on Instagram live with Black small businesses owners from Nevada’s Fourth Congressional District to discuss the impact of COVID-19. 

August 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) voted to pass the Delivering for America Act, H.R. 8015, to prohibit the U.S. Postal Service from implementing any operational changes that would obstruct prompt, reliable service. The Postal Service has been a lifeline for veterans and seniors who need medication and rural communities in Nevada’s Fourth District, including White Pine, Lincoln, Nye, Esmeralda, Mineral, and Lyon counties, who depend on mail delivery for everyday needs, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.

August 20, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) announced that $487,160 in a Save America’s Treasure grant was awarded to the Nevada Northern Railway Foundation, Inc. to repair the Nevada Northern Railway Locomotive #40, the official state symbol of Nevada.  

August 20, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Representatives Steven Horsford (NV-04) and Xochitl Torres Small (NM-02) sent a letter urging House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to bring forward a vote on critical unemployment insurance relief and swiftly respond to the economic hardships families are facing across the country.

August 19, 2020 Press Release

North Las Vegas, Nev. -- Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) will host a virtual town hall to hear from the National Association of Letter Carriers, Nevada State Association of Letter Carriers, the Veterans Affairs Pharmacy Program, Nye County representatives, the Walker River Paiutes, and constituents who have been adversely affected by operational changes and discuss efforts at the federal level to provide critical funding to the Postal Service. 

 

August 12, 2020 Press Release

North Las Vegas, Nev. -- Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) announced a  $17.1 million construction contract awarded to the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) to improve a 32-mile stretch of the U.S. Highway 95 in Nye County, Nevada.