Rep. Dean Phillips (D-MN) is an original sponsor to the Liberian Refugee Immigration Fairness Act, H.R. 1169, aimed at providing legal status and a pathway to citizenship for qualifying Liberian refugees.
Minnesota Congressman Dean Phillips is a cosponsor of a bill that would protect federal workers and create disincentives for members of Congress and the president from allowing a shutdown to happen. It’s called the Shutdown to End all Shutdowns Act.
Star Tribune: With Cameras Off, Trump Meets with Bipartisan House Group, Including Dean Phillips, To Discuss Shutdown
Rep. Dean Phillips joined fellow members of Congress on Wednesday in urging President Donald Trump to reopen the entire federal government, using a private meeting to push for an end to the nearly monthlong shutdown.
House Democrats unveiled the outline for “H.R. 1” — their first legislative push in the new Congress — aimed at substantial government reforms.