"We are here because at long last, the Equality Act will be getting the consideration it deserves."
"Because the issue of Department of Justice accountability and transparency shouldn’t be a Republican or a Democratic issue."
Congresswoman Scanlon was joined by over 200 constituents for her first town hall.
Meet Mary Gay
Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon represents the 5th District of Pennsylvania. She currently serves as Vice Chair of the House Judiciary Committee, and is a member of the House Rules Committee and the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress.
Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon testified in front of the House Appropriations Committee on the importance of continuing the CH-47F Block II program at Boeing. This contract is not only important to our region but also national security.
Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon, member of the House Rules Committee, managed the debate on the House Floor for the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act.
A copy of her remarks is available below.
Washington, D.C. – Today, ahead of the first-ever hearing on the Equality Act in the House Judiciary Committee, Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon, Vice Chair of the Committee, hosted a press conference with LGBTQ civil rights leaders to urge Congress to pass the Equality Act.