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February 3, 2021 In The News

While the Biden administration’s America Rescue Plan began its journey through Congress Feb. 3 as the next U.S. effort to address the COVID-19 pandemic, lawmakers came together to identify steps to improve vaccine distribution and curb ongoing supply shortages.

February 2, 2021 In The News

The COVID-19 vaccine rollout is underway in North Central Washington. The fact that safe and effective vaccines were on the market less than one year after the pandemic arrived in the U.S. is nothing short of a scientific marvel, a testament to modern medicine and the work of scientists around the world.

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February 2, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON – State health officials from across the country urged a congressional committee to increase distribution of COVID-19 vaccine doses at a hearing Tuesday that also had Republicans and Democrats sparring over who was to blame for the slow vaccine rollout.

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February 2, 2021 In The News

8th District Representative Kim Schrier participated in a hearing Tuesday on increasing COVID-19 vaccinations and improving the supply chain.

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January 28, 2021 In The News

8th Congressional District Congresswoman Kim Schrier shared an updated resource guide for small businesses and employers. Folks can find the guide here. The guide includes details on programs and resources available for small businesses such as the Payroll Protection Program.

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January 26, 2021 In The News

8th District Representative Kim Schrier is asking for the public’s input on what her priorities should be as the 117th Congress begins.

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January 21, 2021 In The News

ISSAQUAH — Democratic Congresswoman Kim Schrier, who represents Washington’s Eighth District, has announced she will be serving again on the Agriculture Committee.

The House Agriculture Committee has jurisdiction over federal agriculture policy and oversight, as well as nutrition programs like SNAP.

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January 20, 2021 In The News

On Tuesday, Congresswoman Kim Schrier announced she will again serve on the House Agriculture Committee. This Committee is in addition to her appointment to the Energy and Commerce Committee.

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January 4, 2021 In The News

Washington Congresswoman Dr. Kim Schrier had has introduced legislation that looks to reduce methane emissions produced by livestock. She said the Research to Reduce Agricultural Methane Act will provide funds to study innovative methods to reduce methane emissions in livestock, including through feed additives such as seaweed.

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January 4, 2021 In The News

8th District Representative Kim Schrier announced Thursday that she has introduced the Research to Reduce Agricultural Methane Act to the House of Representatives.

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