Congressman Mark Pocan will no longer be attending the Inauguration
"At minimum, it's time for Donald Trump to start acting like President Trump, not an immature, undignified reality star with questionable friends and a Twitter addiction."
“I was planning on attending the Inauguration on Friday out of respect for the office of President, while still making it back home on Saturday to attend the Women’s March in Madison. However, after long consideration based on reading the Classified document on Russian hacking and the Trump candidacy on Thursday, the handling of his conflicts of interest, and this weekend’s offensive tweets about a national hero Rep. John Lewis, I am no longer attending the event. At minimum, it’s time for Donald Trump to start acting like President Trump, not an immature, undignified reality star with questionable friends and a Twitter addiction. I hope for better, but will not hold my breath.”
Press Releases by U.S. Rep Mark Pocan
Bipartisan Effort: 55 U.S. Representatives Call on Trump to Come to Congress Before Taking Military Action in YemenApr 11th, 2017 by U.S. Rep Mark Pocan
In light of the President’s willingness to engage in Syrian missile strikes without Congressional authority
Pocan Introduces Legislation to Close Tax Loopholes and Bring Transparency to Corporations Who Hide Their Profits OverseasApr 6th, 2017 by U.S. Rep Mark Pocan
"Wall Street banks and big corporations rigged the system to dodge taxes and hide their profits overseas."
"He broke his promise to declare China a currency manipulator on day one and has yet to address our trade deficit with China."
Signs legislation repealing worker safety and wage protection rule
Latest attempt to spin Trump’s claims detract from the real investigation into Russian Election Interference
"Pulling Trumpcare from consideration today marks a major legislative defeat for President Trump and Congressional Republicans..."