Press Releases

January 27, 2009 Press Release
Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act Will Likely be the First Bill Obama Signs into Law

January 22, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, Ways and Means Committee member Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (D-CA), issued the following statement on the Committee's passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (HR-598):

January 15, 2009 Press Release
Washington DC - The Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) officially increased it’s membership to twenty-four today, when it welcomed two newly-elected Members of Congress and one returning Member who had previously been part of the CHC.
January 13, 2009 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - US Rep. Linda Sánchez (D-CA) introduced a congressional resolution today that will declare Feb. 2-6, 2009 “National School Counseling Week” to honor the important role school counselors play in the lives of students across the country.

January 6, 2009 Press Release
House Judiciary Committee Chairman John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI), Judiciary Subcommittee Chairs Linda Sánchez (D-CA) and Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), and Committee Member Bill Delahunt (D-MA) today introduced the Helping Families Save Their Homes in Bankruptcy Act of 2009, legislation identical to a bill introduced by Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL) this afternoon.

January 6, 2009 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Rep. Linda Sánchez (D-CA) was officially sworn into the 111th Congress today for her fourth term representing the 39th district of California by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

January 5, 2009 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Rep. Linda Sánchez (D-CA) was selected today to serve on the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, which plays a key role in federal legislation on taxes and health care. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made the announcement Monday evening.

December 22, 2008 Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, December 22, 2008 Contact: PIC Communications Office, 202-203-1700

Presidential Inaugural Committee Announces Honorary Co-Chairs

Bipartisan Collection of Distinguished Americans to Help Lead Inaugural Activities

December 11, 2008 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC -- Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (D-CA) today commented on her vote in favor of passage of the Auto Industry Financing and Restructuring Act.

November 26, 2008 Press Release

Cerritos, CA -- Congresswoman Linda Sánchez today commended her 2008 fall interns on the successful completion of their fall internships.