Press Releases

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."
May 20, 2020 Press Release
"The Lofgren-Davidson amendment would prohibit the collection of Americans’ internet search history and web browsing data without a warrant."
May 19, 2020 Press Release
Bicameral letter also calls on Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to guarantee that communications with attorneys are confidential and unsupervised by detention center staff
"Crowded, unsanitary conditions in ICE detention put nearly 30,000 detainees, and detention center staff, at especially high risk of COVID-19 infection."
May 15, 2020 Press Release
"During this unique and difficult time for our nation, I support The Heroes Act to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and the related economic catastrophe."
May 13, 2020 Press Release
“Together, the Lee-Leahy & Wyden-Daines amendments would dramatically improve privacy protections”
"Together, the amendments proposed by Senators Lee and Leahy and Senators Wyden and Daines would dramatically improve privacy protections, and we encourage Senators to support Americans’ Fourth Amendment rights by passing these amendments."
May 8, 2020 Press Release
The COVID-19 pandemic has heightened the need for the Administration to release children in its care
"We urge you to prioritize the safety and wellbeing of children in your care."
April 24, 2020 Press Release
"The persecution and murder of Armenians by the Ottoman Empire was a crime against humanity."
April 23, 2020 Press Release
"I support the bipartisan agreement because the initial round of funds was insufficient to meet the dire needs of our community during this time."