Rep. Underwood Appointed to the House Committee on Education & Labor

January 15, 2019
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Lauren Underwood (IL-14) made the following statement after she was appointed by her colleagues to serve on the House Committee on Education & Labor for the 116th Congress.

“I am both honored and thrilled to be appointed to serve on the House Committee on Education & Labor. I look forward to using my experience as a nurse and health policy advisor to advance policies that will improve the lives of the people of the IL-14 ,” said Congresswoman Lauren Underwood.  “This includes making health care and prescription drugs more affordable, addressing the rising cost of higher education, and advancing paid family leave. I’m excited to get to work!”

 

CONTACT: LaurenUnderwoodPress@mail.house.gov