Montebello, CA – U.S. Rep. Linda T. Sánchez (CA-38) hosted her fourth Coffee with the Congresswoman of the year at Tierra Mia Coffee in Montebello. Local leaders and members of the community were in attendance to share their thoughts on current events and ask Congresswoman Sánchez questions over coffee.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representatives Linda T. Sánchez (D-CA) and Mike Kelly (R-PA), members of the House Ways and Means Committee, today introduced the Working Families Relief Act (H.R. 2879) in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Washington, DC – U.S. Rep. Linda T. Sánchez (CA-38), Vice-Chair of the LGBT Equality Caucus, issued the following statement on the U.S. House of Representative passage of H.R. 5, Equality Act. This critical legislation will ensure that LGBTQ Americans are guaranteed the full protections of federal civil rights laws.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Linda Sánchez (CA-38), Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Immigration Task Force, today released the following statement on President Trump’s woefully inadequate immigration proposal:
Washington, DC – U.S. Representatives Linda Sánchez (D-CA) and Tom Reed (R-NY) today introduced in the House bipartisan, bicameral legislation that supports family caregivers across the country.
Washington, DC – Rep. Linda Sánchez (D-CA) and Rep. John Katko (R-NY) today along with the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) and the Human Rights Campaign, introduced Safe Schools Improvement Act.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Linda Sánchez (D-CA), a member of the Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee, and Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chair Mark Pocan (D-WI) today introduced the Strengthening Social Security Act of 2019:
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Linda Sánchez (CA-38) today released the following statement calling Attorney General William Barr to resign:
Washington, DC – Reps. Linda T. Sánchez (CA-38) and Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) have sent a letter to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Resources requesting $100,405,000 for the U.S.
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