In a statement to the "Intercept", DeLauro stated “I was inadvertently added as a cosponsor to this legislation without my approval... After being made aware of this error, I removed my name as a cosponsor of the legislation.”
Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minn. first introduced this bill in 2017. It received little traction. An amended version was reintroduced earlier this year, which, as of today, has only 21 co-signers.
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