DSOC News

College Affordability

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senate Democrats met with students and college affordability advocacy leaders to discuss the importance of access to affordable education in America. Significant increases in student loan debt has proven to be a barrier as graduates seek to get ahead and move forward in life. Senate Democrats reiterated their commitment to resolving…

Jewish Community Leaders

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senate Democrats met with leaders in the Jewish community from across the country to discuss many issues confronting the Middle East as well as domestic policies and legislation essential to improving the economy. Senate Democrats reaffirmed America’s unshakeable bond with Israel and our strong support for the safety and security of…

Voting Rights Advocates

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senate Democrats met with leading voting rights advocates from across the country to discuss the importance of protecting voting rights in America. Senate Democrats reiterated the significance of preserving our fundamental freedom and also discussed the urgency of the Senate Voting Rights Amendment Act. With the upcoming midterm election rapidly approaching,…

Women’s Health and Economic Security

Washington, D.C. – Today, 25 Senate Democrats met with leading women’s advocacy organizations from around the country to discuss the need for action when it comes to securing women’s economic and health security.  While families are increasingly dependent on a woman’s paycheck, and with women representing almost half of the workforce, women still face a…

Senate Democrats Host Roundtable on Infrastructure Investment

Washington, D.C. – Today, Senate Democrats met with national leaders to discuss the urgency of investing in our nation’s infrastructure. Senate Democrats touted the importance of investing in highways, mass transit, airports, railroads, and ports in order to create jobs, enhance U.S. competitiveness, and promote long-term economic growth. Every $1 billion in federal funds, can…