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March 27, 2020 Press Release
"As one of the hardest hit communities in the country, we know that Santa Clara County cannot afford to wait any longer."
March 11, 2020 Press Release
"We want to make sure that recent travelers through SJC know their potential risk of exposure."
March 11, 2020 Press Release
"It’s unfortunate that this bill does not include significant reforms that are necessary to protect Americans’ civil liberties."
March 10, 2020 Press Release
"We applaud the two paths forward being offered by our bipartisan colleagues in the Senate."
March 3, 2020 Press Release
"I stand behind Mr. Truyen and strongly urge the Vietnamese government to immediately release the religious-freedom fighter back to his family."
February 27, 2020 Press Release
"With the announcement that the markup has been postponed for the USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act, we would like to request that the Committee markup our bipartisan bill, the Safeguarding Americans' Private Records Act."
February 26, 2020 Press Release
"The widespread support for the Online Privacy Act from organizations and experts is a rallying call for decisive action to protect Americans’ privacy."
February 18, 2020 Press Release
"[We] have serious concerns over the utility of engaging these highly militarized units, which were never intended for routine immigration enforcement activities, in densely populated metropolitan areas."
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February 12, 2020 Press Release
"The Science Committee rightfully advanced measures to help ensure power service predictability while providing emergency resources, like backup power, for Californians and all Americans.”
February 12, 2020 Press Release
"I wish that today’s markup of the NO BAN Act wasn’t necessary. But unfortunately, it’s more important than ever."
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May 2, 2018 In The News

On the same day that President Donald Trump ordered the U.S. military to strike Syrian military facilities in response to the latest purported regime-ordered chemical attack, a large bipartisan group of lawmakers in the House of Representatives sent the president a letter in which they “strongly urge[d]” him to seek Congressional approval before acting.

April 24, 2018 In The News

Rep. Zoe Lofgren, the top Democrat on the House subcommittee on immigration, accused Trump of using the caravan to stir up hatred. "People who have a legitimate fear of persecution, under US law have a right to present their case," Lofgren told reporters Monday. "That's not a violation of immigration law. That's a part of immigration law."

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April 13, 2018 In The News

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are asking the FBI to explain what they called a “troubling” recent report that appears to show the agency failed to exhaust all technical possibilities before. . .

 

April 5, 2018 In The News

More than two dozen Bay Area business and civic leaders recently spent a busy two days in Washington, D.C., with the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce to make their voices heard on issues important to their businesses and our city.

March 25, 2018 In The News

Thousands of students, parents, teachers and allied community members on Saturday endured the rain for the San Jose March for Our Lives rally against gun violence. The local demonstration was one of more than 800 protests nationwide, which collectively drew more than a million people in a call to reform U.S. gun laws.

March 23, 2018 In The News

Buyers beware. The biggest losers in President Trump’s tech tariff war will be consumers

March 20, 2018 In The News

The news that the personal data of some 50 million Facebook users may have been used to boost Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign has California politicians roaring that something must be done, but solutions are in short supply.

March 16, 2018 In The News

When Rep. Zoe Lofgren was a staffer forty years ago, articles of impeachment were flying. Still, she thinks Congress is more chaotic now.

March 6, 2018 In The News

For generations, hikers, bicyclists and motorists looking for a sweeping view have ventured up the Bay Area’s most distinctive and popular peaks.

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