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October 7, 2021 Press Release

NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEV. — This week, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) joined the House Committee on Education and Labor to release a new report showing how the Build Back Better Act could save Nevada families thousands of dollars in child care costs annually.

October 5, 2021 Press Release

NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEV. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) announced 29 venues throughout Nevada’s Fourth District are receiving more than $18.4 million in Shuttered Venue Operators Grants (SVOG) averaging $637,051 per venue. Congressman Horsford led efforts to create the SVOG program, which provides pandemic relief to entertainment venues that needed to shut their doors to protect public health. 

September 30, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) voted to pass H.R. 5305, a short-term funding bill to avert an immediate government shutdown.

September 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) announced his office secured a $2,750,000 award for the Nevada Business Opportunity Fund. This funding will establish a Revolving Loan Fund (RFL) to provide capital and technical assistance to underserved businesses throughout Clark County. 

September 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) joined President Biden and a group of House and Senate Democrats for a White House meeting to discuss the urgent need to pass the Build Back Better plan and deliver for America’s working families.

September 9, 2021 In The News

Democrats made their pitch for America’s first nationwide parental and medical leave program Thursday, as Congress began work on what could be the signature bill of the Biden presidency.

Five House committees returned from summer break to start putting together the Democrats’ major social program bill, dubbed the Build Back Better Act, that could reach up to $3.5 trillion in new policies. Republicans are mounting a campaign to do whatever they can to kill it.

August 24, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04), Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA-13), Congressman Steve Cohen (D-TN-09), and Congressman Jamaal Bowman (D-NY-16) introduced the Nursing Home Workforce Support and Expansion Act, a bill that would improve nursing home care by strengthening wages and benefits for long-term care workers.

August 13, 2021 Press Release

NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEV. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) released a new study showing the Child Tax Credit pumped $179.1 million into Nevada’s economy and delivered $143.3 million into working families’ pockets in July, benefiting 560,000 Nevada childr

August 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford applauded the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) for announcing an action plan that follows his recommendations to modernize and reform the nation’s unemployment system. The DOL will begin addressing acute challenges with unemployment insurance using $2 billion from the American Rescue Plan, which Congressman Horsford voted to pass in March.

August 10, 2021 Press Release

NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEV. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) issued the following statement in support of the bipartisan infrastructure plan, which passed the Senate with billions in funding for Nevada’s economy, infrastructure, schools, and the environment.