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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
"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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June 11, 2019 In The News

Watch Democratic Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren join Ali Velshi to share her thoughts on President Trump’s plan to impose new tariffs on Mexico and Attorney General Bill Barr speaking out on former Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

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June 11, 2019 In The News

In an effort to combat the blaring horns of trains that have been waking San Jose residents from slumber, Mayor Sam Liccardo, along with four of his council colleagues, have signed on to explore legal options against Union Pacific Railroad and consider designating the land along the rail line as public open space.

June 11, 2019 In The News

Two prominent lawmakers from the tech hub of California, Anna G. Eshoo and Zoe Lofgren, have thrown their weight behind the working spouses of H-1B visa holders, introducing a legislation, prohibiting the Trump Administration from taking their right to work in the US.

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June 11, 2019 In The News

House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), along with Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship Chair Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Immigration and Citizenship Vice Chair Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), and House Judiciary Vice Chair Mary Gay Scanlon (D-PA) demanded a DHS investigation:

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June 11, 2019 In The News

President Donald Trump’s travel costs for political events are being questioned by a top House Democrat.

House Administration Committee Chairwoman Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) demanded that the White House and Trump campaign provide information about whether Trump’s travel is being legally financed under federal law.

March 18, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — She got the nod from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to quarterback Democrats’ symbolic first major legislation as the majority. She’s also the congresswoman you see about turning up the heat in the winter.

March 8, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — The House passed the Democrats’ showcase anti-corruption and voting rights legislation on Friday, an expansive measure that aims to dismantle barriers to the ballot box, end big money in politics and impose stricter ethics rules on federal officials.

March 8, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON – The House on Friday approved a far-reaching elections and ethics bill – one that would change the way congressional elections are funded, impose new voter-access mandates on states, require “dark money” groups to publicize their donors and force disclosure of presidential candidates’ tax returns.

May 21, 2018 In The News

For Lofgren, the Nixon example looms large. “The American people at some kind of gut level understand the constitutional system,” she told me. “When a President lied about having an affair with a young woman, that was gross behavior, and the lie was arguably unlawful, but it had nothing to do with government.

May 21, 2018 In The News

The Trump administration is working to slash the number of visas granted to Canadian and Mexican professionals as part of ongoing NAFTA negotiations among the three countries.

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