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May 12, 2021 Press Release

Rep. Sharice Davids offered the following statement on the Senate Rules Committee markup of S.1., the For the People Act:

 

May 11, 2021 Press Release

Today, Representative Sharice Davids released a new report detailing the impact of the Child Tax Credit (CTC) expansion on hardworking families in the Third District of Kansas and the state as a whole.

April 29, 2021 Press Release

Representative Sharice Davids used her first House Small Business hearing as Chair of the Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access to highlight issues facing small manufacturers in the Kansas City area.

April 28, 2021 Press Release

Rep. Sharice Davids offered the following statement on President Biden’s address tonight to Congress:

 

April 27, 2021 Press Release

Representative Sharice Davids, Vice Chair for the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, has introduced the Helping Communities Invest in Infrastructure Act, legislation that will help local communities access infrastructure financing.

 

April 26, 2021 Press Release

Today, Kansas Governor Laura Kelly signed a bipartisan unemployment reform package that dedicates $500 million of American Rescue Plan funding to overhaul the 40-year old computer system used to distribute unemployment assistance in Kansas.

April 23, 2021 Press Release

Today, Representative Sharice Davids will host a Facebook Live webinar on the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. Michael L. Barrera, District Director for the U.S. Small Business Administration in Kansas City, will join Davids to provide information on the program and walk through how local restaurants can apply.

 

April 21, 2021 Press Release

Rep. Sharice Davids (KS-03) today took part in a New Democrat Coalition leadership meeting with White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain, Counselor Steve Ricchetti, and Director of Legislative Affairs Louisa Terrell.

April 20, 2021 Press Release

"Today was a step toward justice. I hope the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial gives George’s Floyd’s family some sense of closure, something that hasn’t been afforded to countless Black families who have suffered centuries of injustice in this country. And although we saw accountability today, there have been far too many instances in our country’s history when we have not seen it.

April 20, 2021 Press Release

At a House Small Business Committee hearing today Representative Sharice Davids asked government oversight officials to address issues of fraud and identity theft in small business loan programs to help victims of fraud in Johnson County.

 

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May 5, 2021 In The News

Federal funds are available to help restaurants rebuild and recover from losses experienced in the pandemic.

 

The funds are through the U.S. Small Business Administration. They are part of the American Rescue Plan passed by Congress.

 

April 27, 2021 In The News

Kansas City area lawmakers are hoping to steer millions in federal money to the region for a fleet of electric buses and improved traffic flow on one of Kansas’ most congested highways as Congress revives earmark requests — a practice halted a decade ago amid a backlash against government spending.

 

April 26, 2021 In The News

Representative Sharice Davids, one of the first two Native American women to serve in Congress, says, “Paying attention, learning the issues, showing up, listening and really trying to be as engaged as possible with tribal communities is going to go a really long way to helping address some of the disparities we’ve seen over centuries.” 

 

April 22, 2021 In The News

Rep. Sharice Davids at a House Small Business Committee hearing on Tuesday asked government oversight officials to address issues of fraud and identity theft in small business loan programs in order to help victims of fraud in Johnson County.

 

April 8, 2021 In The News

The old Kanza Hall at One Block South in Overland Park has a new purpose. LEVELUP opens this Friday.

 

It’s the third largest esports arena in the nation and the only one with a dedicated education program. The 15,000-square-foot facility has 100 gaming computers and consoles.

 

“It’s way beyond what I was even expecting,” 15-year-old Aidan O’Neill said.

April 7, 2021 In The News

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly says new federal rules make it "dumber than ever" for the state not to expand Medicaid.

 

She talked to KMBC's Micheal Mahoney Wednesday about the financial incentives from Washington to make more people eligible.

 

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April 6, 2021 In The News

Governor Laura Kelly and Sharice Davids will host a round table on Wednesday.

 

Governor Laura Kelly says U.S. Representative Sharice Davids will host a round table discussion in Olathe on Wednesday, April 7, at 10 a.m.

 

According to Gov. Kelly, the pair will discuss Medicaid.

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