Press Releases

January 25, 2006 Press Release
ARTESIA - Working hard to improve our local communities, Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (CA-39) met with Mayor Larry R. Nelson and City Manager Maria Dadian at Artesia City Hall on Tuesday to discuss issues facing the city. Each year, Congresswoman Sánchez meets with mayors and other city officials from every city in the 39th District to identify ways the federal government can assist them.
January 24, 2006 Press Release
CERRITOS - Working to improve our local communities, Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (CA-39) met with Mayor Pro Tem Paul Bowlen and other city officials at Cerritos City Hall last Friday to discuss issues and priorities for the city of Cerritos.
January 19, 2006 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. - Today, Reps. Linda T. Sánchez (CA-39) and Barbara Lee (CA-9), along with fifteen other members of the California Congressional delegation, sent a letter to the Regents of the University of California urging the Board of Regent to develop and approve a University plan for divestment from Sudan.
January 18, 2006 Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Congresswoman Linda Sánchez returned to the nations capital today to join House and Senate Democrats as they unveiled their Honest Leadership, Open Government Act, which serves as an aggressive reform package intended to reverse the Republican abuse of power while hoping to restore the American peoples trust in their government.

December 20, 2005 Press Release
Bullying, Cyberbullying and Gang Prevention Language Included in Dept. of Justice Reauthorization Act Passed by House Today

December 16, 2005 Press Release
Washington, DC- Today Congresswoman Linda T. Sánchez (D-CA) issued the following statement after passage of H.R. 4437, the “Border Protection, Antiterrorism, and Illegal Immigration Control Act of 2005.” The measure passed by a vote of 239-182.

December 16, 2005 Press Release
Washington, DC- In an effort to celebrate the diversity of our nation, Congresswoman Linda T. Sánchez introduced a resolution today in the U.S. House of Representatives recognizing and protecting all symbols and traditions that Americans observe this time of year.

December 15, 2005 Press Release
Washington, DC- Today Congresswoman Linda T. Sánchez (D-CA) made the following statement on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in strong opposition to H.R. 4437, the “Border Protection, Antiterrorism, and Illegal Immigration Control Act of 2005.”

“Mr. Chairman, I rise in strong opposition of H.R. 4437.

December 14, 2005 Press Release
Washington, DC- Today Congresswoman Linda T. Sánchez introduced the “State Criminal Alien Assistance Program (SCAAP) Reimbursement Protection Act of 2005” as an amendment to the “Border Protection, Anti-Terrorism, and Illegal Immigration Control Act” (H.R. 4437) in the Rules Committee of the House of Representatives.

December 8, 2005 Press Release
Washington- Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (D-Lakewood) issued this statement following passage of Chairman James Sensenbrenner’s Border Protection, Anti-Terrorism and Illegal Immigration Control Act of 2005 in the House Judiciary Committee this afternoon.

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