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June 29, 2017 Blog Post

WASHINGTON, DCU.S. Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.), Senior Democrat on the House Judiciary Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee, issued the following statement today on the floor of the House of Representatives in opposition to H.R.

December 7, 2016 Blog Post

WASHINGTON, D.C. – More than 60 House Democrats, led by U.S. Reps. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.), Luis V.

June 23, 2016 Blog Post

I joined my Democratic colleagues standing on the steps of the Capitol, and holding a sit-in on the Floor of the House to make a simple appeal to Speaker Ryan and House Republicans – that Congr

June 4, 2016 Blog Post
I was disappointed that some who oppose Republican nominee Donald Trump engaged in violent acts in San Jose this Thursday. Violence has no place in our political system. People who oppose Trump should register and vote, not take out their anger at his racist agenda with violence.

May 11, 2016 Blog Post

Exciting new developments are underway which will soon allow federal agencies to construct power charging stations for employees with electric vehicles at no cost to the taxpayer.

February 24, 2016 Blog Post
Today, we are at war with ISIS in Syria and Iraq. ISIS, like Al-Qaeda, is a ruthless enemy. They are terrorists who pose a threat to U.S. national security and warrant the "foreign terrorist organization" designation. But the bill we are marking up now is not about ISIS, Al-Qaeda, or any other violent extremist organization.

December 18, 2015 Blog Post

Recently, Congress acted to address vulnerabilities in our visa waiver program by passing H.R. 158 – the Visa Waiver Program Improvement Act. Following terrorist attacks in Paris, much attention was called to vulnerabilities in our visa waiver program.

December 2, 2015 Blog Post

After years of waiting, thousands of homes, acres of farmland, and hundreds of businesses in Morgan Hill and surrounding communities are one step closer to much-needed protection from flooding. This month, the U.S.