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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal was appointed to the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet. The committee, part of the House Judiciary Committee, has jurisdiction over the administration of U.S. Courts, federal rules of evidence, civil and appellate procedure, judicial ethics, patent and trademark law, information technology, as well as other appropriate matters and relevant oversight.
SEATTLE – Today, Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal announced the introduction of a resolution marking the 100th anniversary of the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks —commonly known as the Ballard Locks—in Ballard, Washington, a neighborhood within Jayapal’s 7th Congressional District.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal released a 2017 Infrastructure Report on projects that will strengthen infrastructure and transportation systems across Washington’s 7th Congressional District and the greater-Seattle region.
The report was compiled in consultation with various stakeholders, including local municipal, county and state officials, in the greater Seattle area. Completion of these infrastructure projects will support and grow our local economy.
WASHINGTON D.C. – The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is granting $402,600 to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center for cancer research.
“This grant will advance the fight against cancer and save lives,” said Rep. Jayapal. “I’m glad to see HHS continue to support Fred Hutchinson, one of our nation’s preeminent cancer research centers.”
This week, HHS also awarded more than $800,000 to the University of Washington for research on amputations and vascular diseases.
WASHINGTON D.C. – The Department of Health and Human Services will grant more than $800,000 to the University of Washington for research on vascular diseases as well as improving outcomes for amputees.
“I’m proud and grateful that HHS continues to support pioneering health researchers in Washington’s 7th District,” said Rep. Jayapal.
HHS is granting $471,868 to the University of Washington for research on improving outcomes for individuals with lower limb amputation.