Press Releases

June 18, 2020 Press Release
Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship Chair Zoe Lofgren hails the Supreme Court’s ruling that the Trump Administration’s attempt to end DACA was unlawful.
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June 11, 2020 Press Release
Bill to help power grid better withstand extreme weather events
"By employing commonsense strategies to minimize blackouts and maximize resilience, we’re working to prevent disruptions to our lives and livelihoods and ensure a sustainable future for Californians and all Americans."
June 11, 2020 Press Release
"Preserving the rule of law and nation’s long tradition of asylum-seeking is crucial."
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June 4, 2020 Press Release
"We're concerned about the ability of ICE and CBP to access personal information related to individuals approved for DACA."
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May 28, 2020 Press Release
"The killings of Mr. Floyd, Mr. Arbery, and Ms. Taylor all illustrate the need for national evidence-based policing and training standards that promote safe and humane local, state, and federal law enforcement practices, as well as an increase in federal resources to incentivize reform."
May 28, 2020 Press Release
"It is deeply concerning that ICE appears to be interfering with ORR’s legal obligation to place children in the least restrictive settings appropriate for them, including placement with suitable sponsors."
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May 28, 2020 Press Release
"It is especially galling that DHS would choose a time of global pandemic to target such vulnerable children, denying them access to basic due process protections and a meaningful chance to have their cases reopened and appropriately considered."
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May 27, 2020 Press Release
"I am voting for the FISA reauthorization bill today that includes the Lee-Leahy amendment that improves privacy protections by increasing the use of the amici curiae and broadening their access to information."
May 26, 2020 Press Release
Bipartisan Lofgren-Davidson Amendment Prohibits Government Collection of Americans’ Internet Activity Without a Warrant
"After extensive bicameral, bipartisan deliberations, there will be a vote to include a final significant reform to Section 215 that protects Americans’ civil liberties."
May 21, 2020 Press Release
"The Administration must stop using this public health crisis as a means for implementing unlawful and inhumane immigration policies."
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