Press Releases

January 13, 2021 Press Release
Evans was one of earliest congressional supporters of impeaching Trump

WASHINGTON (Jan. 13, 2021) – Congressman Dwight Evans (D-PA-3rd) today voted to impeach President Trump in connection with Trump’s incitement of a violent attack on our nation that led to the deaths of six people, including two Capitol police officers.

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January 12, 2021 Press Release
‘This is vital for keeping our safety-net hospitals open... No More Hahnemanns!’

PHILADELPHIA (Jan. 12, 2021) – Congressman Dwight Evans (D-PA-3rd) issued the following statement on the proposed merger of Jefferson Health and Albert Einstein Healthcare Network in Philadelphia and the region:

January 3, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON (Jan. 3, 2021) – Congressman Dwight Evans (D-PA-3rd) is being sworn in today for a third full term in the U.S. House of Representatives serving the residents of Philadelphia’s 3rd Congressional District.

December 21, 2020 Press Release
‘We have to get as much relief for people as we could NOW, and come back for more starting in January’

WASHINGTON (Dec. 22, 2020) – Congressman Dwight Evans (D-PA-3rd) welcomed agreement on a new Covid relief package, something he has been advocating and voting for since May:

December 8, 2020 Press Release
Urges FTC, Pa. A.G. not to appeal, let fed. & state lawmakers address health-care costs

WASHINGTON (Dec. 8, 2020) – Congressman Dwight Evans (D-PA-3rd) welcomed a court ruling in favor of the proposed merger of Jefferson Health and Albert Einstein Healthcare Network in Philadelphia and the region. Evans continues to voice his strong support for the merger.

December 4, 2020 Press Release
‘It’s a jobs bill and a criminal justice reform bill’; Includes his Homegrown Act to help small businesses, people of color share in booming industry

WASHINGTON (Dec. 4, 2020) – Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-03) welcomed today’s House passage of a landmark cannabis bill, the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act.

November 18, 2020 Press Release

PHILADELPHIA (Nov. 18, 2020) – Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-03) is inviting interested high school students to apply for a congressional nomination for one of the four U.S. military academies that require it for admission. The deadline is Nov. 23, 2020.

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November 7, 2020 Press Release

PHILADELPHIA (Nov. 7, 2020) – Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-03) issued the following statement:

“I am overjoyed to call Joe Biden and Kamala Harris our president-elect and vice president-elect! America needs their steady, experienced leadership, especially as we deal with the Covid-19 pandemic and the deep recession it has caused.

November 4, 2020 Press Release

PHILADELPHIA (Nov. 4, 2020) – Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-03) issued the following statement on the city’s release of police officers’ body-camera footage from last week’s fatal shooting of Walter Wallace Jr.

November 3, 2020 Press Release

PHILADELPHIA (Nov. 3, 2020) – Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-03) issued the following statement:

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