Actions Taken By Rep. Dwight Evans on President Trump's Executive Order/Muslim Ban Activity

January 31, 2017
Press Release

-1/28/2017, 1/28/2017- Went to the airport this weekend to speak directly to those impacted by the Executive Order


-1/28/2017- Issued a joint press release with Rep. Brady and Rep. Boyle decrying through the Philadelphia airport


-1/30/2017- Original Cosponsor of the "Statue of Liberty Values Act" (introduced by Rep. Zoe Lorfgren) ending President Trump's outrageous and dangerous executive order 


-1/30/2017- Cosponsored legislation, the ‘Build Bridges Not Walls Act” which would prohibit the implementation of Presidents Trump’s Executive Order to build a wall on our U.S.-Mexico border


-1/31/2017- Signed onto a letter set forth by Rep. Zoe Lofgren, Rep. John Conyers, Jr. and Rep. Pramila Jayapal to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kelly demanding answers to implementation of the Muslim Ban Executive order