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Congressman Diane Black

Representing the 6th District of Tennessee

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July 13, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, Reps. Diane Black (R-TN-06), Suzan DelBene (D-WA-01) and Patrick Meehan (R-PA-07) praised movement on their bipartisan legislation, also co-sponsored by Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA-05), expanding access to home dialysis therapy under the Medicare program for patients with end stage renal disease.
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July 11, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Chris Coons (D-Del.), Bill Cassidy, MD (R-Louis.), John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), and Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and U.S. Representatives Diane Black (R-Tenn.), Mike Thompson (D-Calif.), Chris Collins (R-N.Y.), and Peter Welch (D-Vt.) today reintroduced legislation to encourage Medicare beneficiaries to create electronic advance directives, legal documents that allow patients to clearly articulate their preferences for their medical care should they suffer from a debilitating illness or condition.
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July 3, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Over the weekend, Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) joined Elizabeth Prann on “America’s News HQ” in Nashville, TN to discuss Budget priorities, challenges and mandatory spending.
June 29, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed two bills cracking down on dangerous sanctuary city policies. Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06), a member of the House Border Security Caucus and author of the Stop Dangerous Sanctuary Cities Act, spoke on the House floor in support of the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act and Kate’s Law, which passed the House with bipartisan support. To watch a video of her remarks, click here.
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June 29, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) responded to Nashville Metro Council’s plans to withdraw two pieces of controversial immigration legislation. Following the legal opinion of one of Nashville’s top attorney’s, opposition from Davidson County Sheriff Daron Hall and pressure from state leaders, the bills are planned to be tabled.
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Recent Votes

Date Roll Call Bill Vote Title
7/24/2017 409 H.R.3218 Yea On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act
7/24/2017 408 S.114 Yea On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit an annual report regarding performance awards and bonuses awarded to certain high-level employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs
7/24/2017 407 H.R.3180 Yea On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018
7/20/2017 406 H.R.218 Yea On Passage: King Cove Road Land Exchange Act
7/20/2017 405 H.R.218 No On Agreeing to the Amendment: