Press Releases

June 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) joined President Biden and members of the Congressional Black Caucus at the White House for a signing event that established Juneteenth as a federal holiday. After the ceremony, Congressman Horsford released the following statement:

June 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Yesterday, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) joined his colleagues on the House Armed Services Committee to hear testimony from the Department of the Air Force on fiscal year 2022 budget needs.

June 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) and a bipartisan majority of House lawmakers voted to pass the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, establishing June 19 as a federal holiday. This bill passed the Senate on June 15, 2021, and will become law with President Biden’s signature.

June 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) joined his colleagues on the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) to host two hearings on fiscal year 2022 budget requests for the Department of the Navy and for missile defense and defeat programs.

June 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) participated in a House Ways and Means Committee — Social Security Subcommittee hearing to hear testimony from Social Security beneficiaries and highlight the urgent need to increase current benefit levels and help seniors make ends meet.

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June 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) has announced that the IRS will continue to provide the Paid Leave Tax Credit to help local small businesses cover the costs of providing paid sick and family leave for workers through September. 

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June 10, 2021 Press Release

NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEV. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) held a roundtable with U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak, and local stakeholders to talk about job creation in the clean energy economy.

June 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) joined his colleagues in the House Budget Committee to host a hearing with Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Acting Director Shalanda Young. The hearing focused on President Biden’s fiscal year 2022 budget, with particular emphasis on the American Jobs Plan.

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June 8, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) introduced the Women’s Health Protection Act, legislation that would ensure equal access to abortion and prevent states from imposing medically unnecessary restrictions on abortion care.

June 8, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) joined his colleagues on the House Ways and Means Committee for a full committee hearing on President Biden’s proposed fiscal year 2022 budget with Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra.

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