Press Releases

July 1, 2020 Press Release
"The Moving Forward Act provides a bold investment of $1.5 trillion that would create good-paying jobs, ease congestion, combat the climate crisis, and address disparities throughout our country."
June 25, 2020 Press Release
"Grants like this are welcome news, as they help spur our health and economic recovery efforts.”
June 23, 2020 Press Release
"We must address the current economic crisis through careful deliberation and smart policy changes based on sound principles and reason, not through a politically motivated executive order grounded in nothing but speculation."
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June 20, 2020 Press Release
"The State of California, and especially the San Francisco Bay Area, could benefit from the increased connectivity and reductions in traffic congestion that high speed rail may potentially deliver."
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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