Washington, D.C. -- Congresswoman Ann Wagner (MO-02), along with Reps. Gwen Moore (WI-04), Tom O'Halleran (AZ-01), Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23), Joyce Beatty (OH-03), and Harley Rouda (CA-48), introduced the Help End Abusive Living Situations (HEALS) Act, legislation to assist survivors of domestic violence to rapidly secure safe housing situations.
Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO-02) released the following statement after the Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act, her legislation to combat the rape kit backlog, passed the House of Representatives:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO-02) and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY-08) released the following statements after they introduced the Sex Trafficking Demand Reduction Act, bipartisan legislation to reduce demand for sex trafficking worldwide.
Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) this week introduced H.R. 4097, the Afghan Women’s Inclusion in Negotiations Act, or the Afghan WIN Act. Congresswoman Wagner was joined by Members of Congress Bill Keating (D-MA), Lois Frankel (D-FL), and Joe Wilson (R-SC) in introducing this legislation.
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By Ann Wagner, special to the Beacon
The One Hundred Thirteenth United States Congress is the next meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It is scheduled to meet in Washington, D.C. from January 3, 2013 to January 3, 2015.
The 113th United States Congress will begin on January 3, 2013. There are at least 12 new senators (3R, 8D, 1I) and 67 new representatives (29R, 38D).