Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Media

Latest News

February 24, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, members of the Future Forum caucus – a generational caucus of young House Democrats – unanimously elected Congresswoman Sara Jacobs (CA-53) as vice chair for the 117th Congress.

February 19, 2021 Press Release

KISSIMMEE, FL – Today, Future Forum Chairman Darren Soto (FL-09) hosted a town hall with Polk State College students to discuss COVID-19 relief for young Americans and their overall needs during this pandemic. He was joined by Future Forum members, Reps.

December 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Future Forum, a generational caucus of young House Democrats, this week elected its new leaders for the 117th Congress. Members unanimously elected Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., as chair, and Reps. Colin Allred, D-Texas, and Haley Stevens D-Mich., as vice chairs. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., will serve as chair emeritus. 

September 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTONFuture Forum invited hurricane and storm expert Dr. Greg Postel to brief Members on the increasing cost of climate change and extreme weather events to communities across the United States.

May 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON –The U.S. House of Representatives approved a measure championed by Future Forum to give families more assistance to care for dependent children currently excluded from COVID-19 economic impact payments.

April 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Future Forum members sent a letter to House and Senate leaders urging changes to the CARES Act to allow dependents ages 17 to 18, college students under age 24, and permanently disabled children of all ages to be considered as a “qualifying child” for economic impact payment eligibility.

March 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Earlier this week, members of Future Forum, an influential group of young Democratic Members of Congress who advocate for issues and opportunities important to younger Americans, sent a letter to U.S.

February 23, 2020 In The News

US Rep. Anthony Brindisi, D-Utica, is walking on broken glass in his quest to develop responsible policy for social media.

But it’s a quest he must pursue.

February 13, 2020 In The News

U. S. Rep. Anthony Brindisi met with other members of Congress and representatives of social media companies Wednesday to address the “Pandora’s box” of graphic content, abuse and harassment on social media, he told reporters Thursday.

Pages

In The News

February 23, 2020 In The News

US Rep. Anthony Brindisi, D-Utica, is walking on broken glass in his quest to develop responsible policy for social media.

But it’s a quest he must pursue.

February 13, 2020 In The News

U. S. Rep. Anthony Brindisi met with other members of Congress and representatives of social media companies Wednesday to address the “Pandora’s box” of graphic content, abuse and harassment on social media, he told reporters Thursday.

December 12, 2019 In The News

It’s the latest sign of the times in an evolving Congress: stacks of black garment bags, stuffed with blazers, gowns and dresses, deposited in piles at UPS drop-off spots on Capitol Hill.

November 11, 2019 In The News

"This is an example of a law that would be easy to pass if we got money out of politics," Rep. Seth Moulton told Cheddar as his baby daughter tried to climb out of his arms.

October 23, 2019 In The News

They call themselves “Dadvocates,” men who say paid family leave is not just crucial for moms, but for dads who want to bond with their newborn and create more equity when it comes to child care expectations within the home.

September 20, 2019 In The News

The black bags pile up at the UPS drop-off spots across the Capitol’s campus, whether it’s the weekend after the White House Correspondents Dinner or the Monday that Congress is set to return from a long recess.

August 10, 2019 In The News

U.S. Representatives Lauren Underwood, D-Ill., and Joe Kennedy III, D-Mass., hosted a forum in Yorkville, Ill. This week to discuss challenges young Americans face with mental health. 

Underwood and Kennedy are members of Future Forum, an influential group of young members of Congress who advocate for issues and opportunities important to younger Americans.

July 31, 2019 In The News

U.S. Reps. Lauren Underwood, D-Naperville, and Joseph Kennedy III, D-Massachusetts, held a public forum Wednesday in Yorkville focusing on mental health issues facing young people.

An overflow conference room of young people, mental health professionals and members of the community registered to attend the meeting at the Kendall County Health Department.

July 11, 2019 In The News

Members of Congress fought to the (virtual) death Wednesday night while their staffers, drinking beer and scarfing down cheeseburger sliders, watched. Don’t worry: It was live-streamed.