Washington, D.C. — U.S. Reps. Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Mike Honda (D-CA), along with U.S.
Will Help Establish Legislative Priorities and Mobilize Votes on Key Bills
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02) has been tapped by Democratic House Leadership to serve as a Senior Whip in the 114th Congress. In this Caucus leadership position, Pocan will work closely with Whip Steny Hoyer to help establish legislative priorities and mobilize votes on key bills.
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Reps. Mark Pocan (D-WI), a member of the House Budget Committee, today released the following statement on the CBO’s Budget and Economic Outlook:
H.J.Res.25 would explicitly guarantee the right to vote in the Constitution
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Reps. Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Keith Ellison (D-MN), today introduced H.J.Res.25 with Reps. Steve Cohen (D-TN) and Judy Chu (D-CA) and 21 House Democrats to explicitly guarantee the right to vote in the Constitution.
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan’s (WI-02) today released the following statement on President Obama’s State of the Union Address. Pocan’s guest for the speech was Arianna Goodwin, a constituent from Madison, WI, who has worked numerous minimum wage jobs to support her two young children and is a participant in the Operation Fresh Start program.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02), 1st Vice-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, today issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 37, a package of legislation that makes nearly a dozen complex legal changes to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act:
Pocan’s amendment would protect servicemembers and their families from predatory lender
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Rep.
The Legislation Would Repeal DOMA in its Entirety
WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02), a co-chair of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, signed on as an original cosponsor of the Respect for Marriage Act, introduced by Rep. Jerrold Nadler (NY-10).
Lawmakers Raise Questions About Discrimination and Accountability
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02) has asked the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) for a review of Wisconsin’s Parental Choice voucher program, specifically examining how this program has lacked accountability standards and transparency.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02) today issued the following statement today in support of the National Labor Relation Board’s (NLRB) final rule to update and streamline union election procedures: