Legislation increases discretionary funding by $1.7 billion from the 2020 enacted level, investing in America’s infrastructure, improving transportation safety, protecting vulnerable populations, and expanding access to safe, affordable, and fair housing; In response to coronavirus and ensuing economic recession, legislation provides $75 billion in emergency spending
Washington, DC (June 25, 2020) - Today, Congressman Price (NC-04) voted for and the U.S. House of Representatives passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act, a comprehensive bill to bring transparency and accountability to federal, state, and local law enforcement. The bill passed by a vote of 236-181.
(Washington, DC) June 25, 2020 -- Today, U.S. Representatives David Price (NC-04), Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Ted Deutch (FL-22), and Brad Schneider (IL-10) led 187 of their House Democratic colleagues in a letter to the Israeli government expressing concern over potential efforts to unilaterally annex parts of the West Bank.
Raleigh, NC (June 8, 2020) – Today, Chairman David Price (NC-04) announced that North Carolina communities will receive an additional $54 million in Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) funds through the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) from the CARES Act to respond to the impacts of COVID-19 on individuals and families who are homeless or at risk
Raleigh, NC (June 8, 2020) -- Today, Congressman Price (NC-04) became an original cosponsor of the Justice in Policing Act introduced by Representatives Karen Bass (D-CA), Chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, and Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee and Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kamala Harris (D-CA).
Raleigh, NC (May 31, 2020) – Congressman Price released a statement on the nationwide protests for change following the recent killings of black Americans:
Raleigh, NC (May 26, 2020) – Today, Chairman David Price (NC-04) announced that the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) received an $80 million grant for phase two of the Piedmont Intercity Fleet and Infrastructure Investments Project from the Federal Rail Administration’s Federal-State Partnership for State of Good Repair Grant Program
CHAPEL HILL, NC (May 20, 2020) – Congressman David Price (NC-04) released a statement on the death of Andrea Lynette Harris, founder of the North Carolina Institute of Minority Economic Development:
Washington, DC (May 20, 2020) – Congressman David Price, Chairman of the Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations Subcommittee, and Ranking Member Mario Diaz-Balart sent a letter to the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Ben Carson, urging the department to immediately take steps to ensure CARES Act funding is promptly disbursed to