January 14, 2020 | Current Work
Sen. Doug Jones on the Importance of Black Voter Turnout
(Birmingham Times) –– The importance of Black voter turnout, the Reauthorization of the Voting Rights Act, bipartisan politics, the Futures Act and environmental justice, counted among the topics candidly tackled during a historic fireside chat between National Newspaper Publishers Association (N
January 11, 2020 | Current Work
Senate Passes Jones Wetlands and Fish Habitat Conservation Bills
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Quad Cities Daily News) –– The Senate has unanimously passed America’s Conservation Enhancement (ACE) Act, a legislative package which includes two bills Senator Doug Jones’ (D-Ala) cosponsored to expand federal nature conservation programs.
January 07, 2020 | Current Work
Jones introduces bill to help children with rare diseases
(Selma Times-Journal) –– On Monday, U.S. Sen. Doug Jones, D-AL, introduced legislation with bipartisan support to help children across the nation with rare diseases receive a diagnosis and proper treatment more quickly.
December 20, 2019 | Current Work
Doug Jones’s funding for HBCUs signed into law
(Alabama Political Reporter) –– President Donald Trump on Thursday signed into law the FUTURE Act, which restores millions in federal funding to historically black Universities (HBCUs) and other minority-serving institutions (MSIs).
December 18, 2019 | Current Work
Doug Jones Campaign Partners With Birmingham Nonprofit For Holiday Service Day
(Bama Politics) –– On Wednesday, December 18, The Doug Jones for Senate campaign joined the local nonprofit Be a Blessing Birmingham to help prepare donations for distribution this holiday season.
December 17, 2019 | Current Work
Doug Jones’ ‘military widow tax’ repeal provision passes Senate
(AL.com) –– After 18 years of attempts, the Senate on Tuesday approved a provision in a defense policy bill championed by Sen. Doug Jones that would end the so-called “military widow’s tax,” which has prevented military spouses from getting the full benefits they are entitled to.