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Perlmutter Recaps Work on Behalf of Constituents, District in 2018 Year-End Report
Lakewood, Colo. – U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) today released his annual end of year report for 2018, which details the office’s work on behalf of the people of the 7th Congressional District and Colorado.
“The number one priority for me and my staff is to make sure we do the best job we can for the people of the 7th Congressional District. That means being accessible, responsive, and helpful in cutting through red tape at federal agencies,” said Perlmutter. “I look forward to continuing to serve the people of the 7th District and Colorado in 2019.”
In 2018, Perlmutter and his staff completed 684 constituent cases, securing more than $446,850 in owed benefits and savings for constituents. The office also hosted 32 events with 16,770 attendees, responded to nearly 60,000 calls, emails and letters, and signed three pieces of legislation into law. See below for additional year-end information.
In addition, Perlmutter was recognized as ‘Legislator of the Year’ in 2018 by the Paralyzed Veterans of America - Mountain States Chapter for his work in ensuring the completion and opening of the new Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center in Aurora, Colo.
Data from January 1 – December 1, 2018