Funds Will Support Heart and Vascular Disease Research, Push for Cures
WORCESTER, MA – Today Congressman Jim McGovern (MA-02) announced that UMass Medical School has been awarded $836,858 by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to support research on treatments and cures for heart and vascular diseases.
House Lawmakers Raise Concerns About New Military Technology
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S.
McGovern Bill Will Crack Down on Corruption and Human Rights Abuses Around the World; McGovern Urges Trump to Continue U.S. Leadership on Human Rights
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA) applauded Congressional passage of the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act, a bill he co-authored to crack down on corruption and human rights abuses around the world.
McGovern Praises Obama Foreign Policy Speech Saying Debate and Vote on War Against ISIS is Long Overdue
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA), a senior House Democrat and leading voice on foreign policy and human rights, praised President Obama’s foreign policy speech tonight for calling Congress to task for their failure to vote on an Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) for the U.S. war against ISIS.
McGovern Backs Bill Requiring Presidential Candidates to Release Tax Returns
WORCESTER, MA – Today Congressman Jim McGovern (MA-02) honored the military service of Thomas McGrath Jr., who served in the United States Navy from 1957 thru 1959. As part of today’s event recognizing McGrath’s military service to our country, Congressman McGovern and State Rep.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA) released the following statement on the passing of Fidel Castro.
McGovern to be joined by Kennedy, Neal for 7th Annual Monte’s March., Last Year’s March Raised a Record-Breaking $150K for Local Hunger Relief
SNAP Helped Keep More Than 10 Million Out of Poverty in 2012, Including Nearly 5 Million Children
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today at the House Agriculture Committee, Congressman Jim McGovern (MA-02), the top Democrat on the Nutrition Subcommittee, delivered a strong defense of the the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP) program.