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June 17, 2021 Press Release
"This federal funding will help boost our South Bay economy and, importantly, help address disparities in San Jose, specifically for communities hit hardest by the pandemic."
June 15, 2021 Press Release
"America needs to improve the speed and scale of scientific research while promoting innovative solutions to the challenges we face as a nation."
June 10, 2021 Press Release
"The Santa Clara County projects included in the INVEST in America Act will make our community safer, more accessible, and more connected."
June 8, 2021 Press Release
"This initial report released today by the Task Force makes it clear that important strides are being made to mitigate the immeasurable harm that resulted from the Trump Administration’s cruel family separation policy."
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June 2, 2021 Press Release
"Underserved communities, including racial and ethnic minority groups, have often experienced higher rates of infection, hospitalization, and death from COVID-19. This funding will importantly help address these disparities and meet the needs of the communities that have been hit the hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic."
June 2, 2021 Press Release
"The bipartisan EAGLE Act moves our country toward a system that de-emphasizes birthplace and better serves America."
May 13, 2021 Press Release
"Federal funding is coming in to prevent cuts to important services and allow state and local governments to effectively contribute to a strong recovery."
May 12, 2021 Press Release
"It’s good news that this federal investment will help secure the future of three esteemed local institutions and provide struggling students with urgent relief that will allow them to stay on track and complete their education."
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June 17, 2019 In The News

Two Vietnamese brothers who were denied temporary visas to donate bone marrow to their dying brother in San Jose may get a second chance to travel to the United States.

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June 13, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — “Do we love law enforcement or what?” President Donald Trump asked a cheering crowd during his “Make America Great Again” political rally Oct. 12 in Lebanon, Ohio.

“Thank you, law enforcement!” the president later told officers, who he called “heroes.”

June 11, 2019 In The News

Only one House Democrat was on Capitol Hill the two times in modern U.S. history when Congress moved to impeach a president — and Rep. Zoe Lofgren says she’s not eager to go through it again.

June 11, 2019 In The News

The Justice Department agreed to turn over more underlying documents from Mueller's report to Congress on the same day that Nixon's former White House Counsel testified about the parallels between Nixon's and Trump's misconduct. Lawrence O'Donnell discusses with Rep.

June 11, 2019 In The News

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) says that Mueller is not a fact witness, but he could answer questions about what was meant by certain aspects of the report.

June 11, 2019 In The News

Thanks to a quirk in the rulebook, Democratic hopes of banishing statues of former Confederate figures from the Capitol rest with one person: GOP Sen. Roy Blunt, chair of the Joint Committee on the Library.

June 11, 2019 In The News

Two Vietnamese brothers who petitioned to travel to the United States to donate bone marrow to their dying brother in San Jose were denied temporary visas by the U.S. government, according to the family.

“We don’t know what to do,” said Trinh Colisao, 33, whose father, Tu Le, has an aggressive form of blood cancer. “At this point we’re just hoping to get his story out.”

June 11, 2019 In The News

The 2020 election faces few campaign finance guardrails as the main enforcer of funding limits remains paralyzed by partisan rifts on how aggressively to enforce the law.

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June 11, 2019 In The News

Legislation to provide legal status to millions of undocumented immigrants passed the House on a vote of 237 to 187.

The Dream and Promise Act (H.R. 6), introduced in March by Democratic Reps. Lucille Roybal-Allard (Calif.), Nydia Velazquez (N.Y.), and Yvette Clarke (N.Y.), would legalize more than 2 million young, undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children.

June 11, 2019 In The News

Friday on MSNBC, Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) said it is “very questionable,” if President Donald Trump has the authority to put tariffs on Mexico using a “40-year-old bill that requires a finding of unusual and extraordinary threat.”

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