Press Releases

May 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, in honor of National Small Business Week, Representatives Dean Phillips (D-MN) and William Timmons (R-SC) introduced a resolution to advocate for small businesses and promote an environment that provides fair, competitive, and transparent access to capital.

May 2, 2019 Press Release

MINNETONKA, MN – Today, Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) announced that Chaska High School Senior Jenna September won first place in the Congressional Art Competition hosted by his office.

May 2, 2019 Press Release
Minnesota Lawmakers Want to Ensure Updates to Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act Better Address Mental Health Needs of Children and Families

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, U.S. Senator Tina Smith (D-Minn.) and U.S. Representative Dean Phillips (D-Minn.) teamed up to introduce companion bills that would update landmark legislation to prioritize making sure the child welfare system supports and connects families to needed mental health services.

May 2, 2019 Press Release
Bill ensures that the United States honors commitments detailed in the Paris Agreement

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) voted in favor of H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act., which passed the House today.

May 2, 2019 Press Release
Phillips: “We must lead and we must be on the right side of history.”

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) voiced his strong support for H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act, on the House Floor. The bill would ensure the United States honors our commitments detailed in the Paris Agreement and lays the groundwork for further climate action.

May 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) testified before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure to advocate for the infrastructure priorities of Minnesota’s Third Congressional District.

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April 24, 2019 Press Release
Phillips follows through on promise to combat climate change, leads on bipartisan proposal

WASHINGTON, DC - In celebration of Earth Week, Rep. Dean Phillips announced today that he is co-sponsoring H.R. 763, the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act, the only bipartisan bill in Congress aimed at combating climate change and incentivizing a green economy.

April 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) issued the following statement on the release of the Mueller Report:

“As the Mueller Report confirms, Russia interfered with our 2016 election ‘in a sweeping and systemic fashion.’ The President must acknowledge this truth and work with Congress to ensure such meddling never happens again.

April 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) celebrates 100 days in Congress. These first 100 days have seen a number of significant accomplishments and fulfilled promises.

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April 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) announced that he is an original co-sponsor of the bipartisan Protect Medical Innovation Act, which was introduced in the House today. The bill would permanently repeal the medical device tax.

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