Congressman Peter Welch

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Programs, press conferences, appearances, conferences, workshops, etc., sponsored by Rep. Welch. Contact: Paul.Heintz@mail.house.gov

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-07-02
Format: 2020-07-02
Infrastructure Press Conference: Winooski - 07/01/2020
Rep. Welch will be joined by Mayor Lott and other community leaders to discuss H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act, which will provide sweeping infrastructure investment throughout the state. The House is expected to pass the bill this week. Rotary Park...
Local Restaurant Support Press Conference - 06/22/2020
Rep. Welch will hold a press conference with restaurant owners to unveil his bipartisan legislation to create a $120 billion Restaurant Stabilization Fund to provide grants to local restaurants to help survive during and after the coronavirus (COVID...
Homework Gap Virtual Discussion with Rep. Welch - 05/19/2020
Rep. Welch will be joined by Commissioner Rosenworcel of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Kingdom East Superintendent Jennifer Botzojorns, a Kingdom East teacher, and a parent of a Kingdom East student to discuss broadband connectivity...
Rep. Welch Broadband Providers E-Meeting - 05/11/2020
Broadband Providers E-Meeting Rep. Welch convenes a virtual roundtable with broadband providers and utilities to discuss federal efforts to support broadband in Vermont.
AARP Telephone Town Hall Meeting on COVID-19 in Vermont - 04/30/2020
AARP Telephone Town Hall Meeting Rep. Welch will join a live, statewide telephone town hall meeting hosted by AARP Vermont. He will provide an update on federal action around the COVID-19 pandemic and answer questions from Vermonters. Senators Leahy...
Rep. Welch Press Call on Reopen America Act - 04/24/2020
Press Call on Reopen America Act Rep. Welch will join Reps. Raskin and Shalala to discuss their Reopen America Act and take questions from press. The science-based legislation establishes a comprehensive national effort to begin to plan for the...
Telephone Town Hall Meeting with Peter Welch - 04/02/2020
Representative Peter Welch hosts a live, statewide telephone town hall meeting to discuss resources available to Vermont individuals, families, and businesses coping with the coronavirus pandemic. He's joined by Lindsay Kurrle, Secretary of the...
AARP Statewide Telephone Town Hall on COVID-19 - 03/17/2020
Rep. Welch joins a live, statewide telephone town hall meeting hosted by AARP Vermont. He discusses efforts in Congress to slow the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and answer questions from concerned Vermonters. Deputy Health Commissioner Tracy...
COVID-19 Press Conference at Capstone Community Action in Barre - 03/16/2020
Rep. Peter Welch is joined by members of Governor Scott’s administration and others to discuss efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and provide financial assistance to impacted Vermonters.
Press Conference on Developments in Iran and Iraq - 01/07/2020
Before returning to Washington to vote on a War Powers Act resolution placing limits on the President’s authority to take military action against Iran, Representative Peter Welch holds a press conference to discuss the resolution as well as...
Robocall Crackdown Press Conference - 05/14/2019
Representative Peter Welch highlights legislation advancing through the House that will crack down on an explosion of unwanted robocalls in Vermont and across the country. He is joined by Attorney General TJ Donovan and a Vermont senior fed up with...
Immigration Roundtable in Burlington - 07/06/2018
Representative Peter Welch hosts a roundtable discussion with Migrant Justice, Rights & Democracy, American Civil Liberties Union of Vermont and other organizations regarding President Trump's extreme immigration and border enforcement...
Opposition to President's Plan to Privatize Air Traffic Control System - 06/20/2017
Representative Peter Welch holds a press conference to outline his opposition to President Trump’s proposal to privatize the nation’s air traffic control system. Welch will be joined by Gene Richards, Director of Aviation at Burlington...
Vermonters to Make Views Heard on FCC’s Pending Reversal of Net Neutrality - 05/16/2017
BURLINGTON, Vt. -  Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) urges Vermonters to make their views known to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) about its plan to allow internet service providers to create a fast lane on the internet for large corporate...
Congressman Peter Welch Announces Convenient Opportunity to Expedite Border Crossing and Airport Screening - 06/06/2016
At the request of Rep. Welch, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) will host enrollment events in Burlington on June 20 and 21 for Vermonters interested in enrolling in the...

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