Reps. Elijah Cummings, Gwen Moore Attending Inauguration: Moore Wants Trump ‘To See me Front and Center

By Susan Jones (CNSNews.com) – At least two members of the Congressional Black Caucus are going where dozens of their fellow Democrats refuse to tread. Reps. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) and Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) announced separately that they will attend the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, despite their misgivings about the man and his presidency. “There […]

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Gwen Moore to Attend Inauguration as ‘The Resistance’

Moore’s decision comes as the list of Democrats skipping the festivities grows Rep. Gwen Moore says she is attending the Inauguration as the face of opposition to President-elect Dona’d Trump’s “repugnant” policies. Many Democrats are planning to skip Friday’s inaugural activities over their objections to President-elect Donald Trump, but not Wisconsin Rep. Gwen Moore. “As […]

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Moore Campaign Responds to Donald Trump’s Incendiary Remarks on Communities of Color

Milwaukee, Wisconsin — Yesterday, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump visited Wisconsin and accused Democratic leaders and their policies of failing minority communities. In response to this and other inflammatory comments, Eric Harris, campaign spokesman for Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-04) issued the following statement: “Every time Donald Trump opens his mouth, it’s abundantly clear he has […]

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Rep. Gwen Moore at DNC 2016

“Fat pigs,” “dogs,” “disgusting.” That’s what Donald Trump has called women. Is that what he sees in the daughters, mothers, and grandmothers of this country? Is that how he sees our place in America? I am here from the Great State of Wisconsin – the Badger State. I am here to tell you that I […]

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Let’s drug-test the rich before approving tax deductions, US congresswoman says

Gwen Moore to propose bill requiring tests for returns with itemized deductions of more than $150,000, in response to right’s ‘criminalization of poverty’ Wisconsin’s governor, Scott Walker, really, really wants to know if needy residents of his state use recreational drugs. He’s already put into effect legislation forcing applicants for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families […]

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Rep. Gwen Moore endorses Hillary Clinton for president

Congresswoman Gwen Moore (D-WI) endorsed Hillary Clinton for president on MSNBC’s Hardball shortly after the fourth Republican debate.

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Volunteers in Service to America: Congresswoman Gwen Moore leads 50th anniversary celebration

MILWAUKEE — This year marks the 50th anniversary of Volunteers in Service to America — and in Milwaukee, Congresswoman Gwen Moore is leading the celebration. Congresswoman Moore is a VISTA alumna from 1986. The VISTA program has placed 215,000 volunteers in communities across the country since it was founded. Moore says the program is a […]

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Community Leaders Call on Congress to Renew School Meals Programs

As the school year approaches, Milwaukee’s summer meal programs for children are ending. Now some districts are watching Congress to see whether it renews the program for low income students. The Child Nutrition Reauthorization Act is set to expire at the end of September. The program provides healthy meals, even though they can cost more. […]

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Congresswoman To Introduce ‘Very Narrow’ Gun Control Bill This Week

Badger Guns has a bad reputation. Before selling the weapon that eventually shot two police officers in the face, the Milwaukee firearm dealer had racked up 130 federal gun regulation violations in nearly two years. Coincidentally or not, the store has one of the worst records in the country of selling guns that are later […]

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House Dems to offer Ex-Im bill

Top Democrats on the House Financial Services Committee plan to introduce legislation reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank’s charter, which is set to expire on June 30.  Democratic Reps. Gwen Moore (Wis.), Maxine Waters (Calif.) and Denny Heck (Wash.) are working on the bill, according to an email Moore’s chief of staff, Minh Ta, sent to senior […]

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