Press Releases

July 18, 2020 Press Release

CHAPEL HILL, NC (July 18, 2020) -- Congressman David Price released the following statement on the death of Congressman John Lewis, civil rights champion and congressional colleague:

“Lisa and I are deeply saddened to learn that Congressman John Lewis has died. We have valued his friendship since he and I came to the House together after the 1986 elections.

July 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (July 15, 2020) – Today, the House Appropriations Committee adopted an amendment by Congressman David Price (D-NC) preventing federal funds from being used in the Fiscal Year 2021 Homeland Security Appropriations bill to implement some of the Trump administration’s most

July 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (July 14, 2020) — The House Appropriations Committee today approved Chairman David Price’s fiscal year 2021 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies bill. The legislation funds the Department of Transportation, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and other related agencies, including the United States Inter

July 14, 2020 Press Release

Chairman David Price

Opening Statement

Full Committee Markup of the FY 2021 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill

July 14th, 2020

July 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (July 13, 2020) – Today, the House Appropriations Committee provided first-time funding of $15 million for the World Language Advancement and Readiness Grant Program, a new program which Congressman David Price has championed alongside Rep.

July 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC (July 10, 2020) – Congressman David Price announced that the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) awarded a $270,875 Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) competitive grant to the North Carolina Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service. This VGF grant will support efforts to expand, strengthen, and enhance the capacity of volun

July 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (July 10, 2020) – Today, Congressman David Price’s amendment to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from using federal funding to implement the so-called “Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science” rule passed the House Appropriations Committee during the full committee markup of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations

July 7, 2020 Press Release

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

June 25, 2020 Press Release

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.