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August 18, 2021 Press Release
The Youth Congress gave participants a chance to spend two days with fellow young Americans exploring the inner workings of Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. On August 9, 2021 and August 10, 2021, Future Forum held their Inaugural Future Forum Youth Congress led by Chairman Darren Soto (FL-09) and Executive Director Bill Rockwood.

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August 5, 2021 Press Release
Committees have minimal funding for intern pay, reducing opportunities for young Americans interested in public service

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August 5, 2021 Press Release
The letter also details a collaboration with YouthInGov, a coalition to increase youth opportunities in the federal government

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Members of the Future Forum Caucus, led by Chairman Darren Soto (FL-09), Vice Chair Colin Allred (TX-32), Vice Chair Sara Jacobs (CA-53), and Chair Emeritus Stephanie Murphy (FL-07), sent a letter to House leaders in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the ratification of the 26th Amendment.

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April 15, 2021 Press Release
The group discussed H.R. 1, the For the People Act of 2021 and the significance of advocating for important issues in Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, during their monthly meeting, members of the Future Forum Caucus participated in a discussion with actor Ed Helms on H.R. 1, the For the People Act of 2021 and the importance of fighting against voter suppression, dark money in politics, and gerrymandering.

March 26, 2021 Press Release
The town hall was centered around Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) youth and Congressional efforts to tackle anti-Asian sentiments and violence

SAN DIEGO, CA – On Wednesday, March 24, 2021, Future Forum Vice Chair Sara Jacobs (CA-53) and members of the Future Forum Caucus hosted a virtual town hall centered around the experiences of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) youth.

March 22, 2021 Press Release
The Health Care Affordability Act of 2021 eliminates the cost of premiums for lower-income households, allows middle-class families to save thousands of dollars, and provides health care coverage for millions of Americans

WASHINGTON, D.C. On March 11, 2021, a two-year version of Congresswoman Lauren Underwood’s (IL-14) bill, H.R. 369, the Health Care Affordability Act of 2021, was signed into law as part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

March 15, 2021 Press Release
The landmark immigration bills are scheduled for votes in the House of Representatives this week

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Members of the Future Forum caucus, led by Chairman Darren Soto (FL-09), Vice Chair Colin Allred (TX-32), Vice Chair Haley Stevens (MI-11), Vice Chair Sara Jacobs (CA-53) and Chair Emeritus Stephanie Murphy (FL-07), sent a letter to House leaders expressing their support for passage of H.R.

March 12, 2021 Press Release
The task forces will focus on the economy (including technology and housing), climate change, healthcare reform, education, social justice, and immigration.

WASHINGTON, D.C. Today, the Future Forum caucus, a generational caucus of young House Democrats, announced the creation of six task forces aimed at addressing issues greatly affecting America’s youth.

February 24, 2021 Press Release
Rep. Jacobs will join Chairman Darren Soto, Vice Chairs Haley Stevens and Colin Allred, and Chair Emeritus Stephanie Murphy in Future Forum’s leadership team

WASHINGTON, D.C. – 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
The town hall was the first in Future Forum’s 2021 listening session series

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.

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