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On Tuesday, May 21, Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) leaders, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) will hold a hearing on how the federal government promotes a low-wage economy through federal contracts. The hearing will include testimony from federal contract workers.
Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Reps. Grijalva (D-AZ) and Ellison (D-MN), Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Jack Reed (D-R.I.), and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), and Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), David Cicilline (D-R.I.) and Ted Deutch (D-Fla.) will join members of the Senate Defending Social Security Caucus, the Alliance for Retired Americans, the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare and the Strengthen Social Security Campaign in a summit Wednesday to discuss legislative and grassroots efforts protect Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and veterans’ benefits.