Press Releases

January 25, 2020 Press Release
"Our country, state and the East Bay community have lost a great leader with the passing of Representative Fortney ‘Pete’ Stark."
January 24, 2020 Press Release
Reps. Lofgren, Davidson, Jayapal, Gaetz, Blumenauer & Yoho Join Senators in Effort to End NSA Mass Surveillance of Phone Records, Protect Against FISA Abuse, Close Secret Law Loopholes & Expand Oversight of Government Surveillance
"Congress must do its job to uphold the Constitution by reforming Section 215 to ensure it isn’t misused to spy on Americans."
January 15, 2020 Press Release
"It is with honor and determination that I accept this responsibility to fulfill my oath of office to hold the president accountable."
January 14, 2020 Press Release
Immigration and Citizenship Subcommittee Chair Lofgren & colleagues demand the Department of Homeland Security turns over any information regarding the development and execution of the Migrant Protection Protocols.
January 7, 2020 Press Release
“We write to express our alarm about CBP reportedly holding large numbers of people of Iranian heritage in secondary inspection for up to 12 hours.”
December 19, 2019 Press Release
"I congratulate Avi on his achievement in creating a technologically-savvy way to ensure the public focuses on facts."
December 18, 2019 Press Release
"The $425 million included in this year’s spending package is a welcome second installment toward securing our nation’s election infrastructure, but more can and should be done."
December 11, 2019 Press Release
"I urge the Senate to follow the House’s lead and swiftly pass the first-of-its-kind bipartisan immigration compromise in decades that improves America’s agricultural labor programs and laws."
December 4, 2019 Press Release
The Detailed Report, Requested by Lofgren, Concludes that the Trump Administration Wasted Resources & Money to Increase the Prosecution of Asylum-Seekers at the Southern Border
"We now know that multiple federal prosecutors raised alarm bells that serious violent criminals were benefiting from the Administration’s obsession with the prosecution of asylum-seeking families."
November 27, 2019 Press Release
"The Administration’s family separation policy has stained the legacy of our nation and will have lasting negative effects on those who were subjected to it."