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Congressman Ted Lieu

Representing the 33rd District of California

March 2015

CONGRESSMAN TED LIEU STATEMENT ON NEW QUESTIONS REGARDING SUPERBUG OUTBREAKS

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | CA-33) made the following statement in the wake of a report in USA Today, which raises questions about the role that automated endoscope reprocessors, or AER’s, might play in the spread of superbug bacteria by contaminated medical scopes.  This latest report comes in the wake of a series of deadly medical scope-related superbug outbreaks in several hospitals across the nation.

REP. LIEU AND REP. RUSSELL QUESTION THE NSA ON LATEST ALLEGATIONS OF OVERREACH

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | CA-33) and Congressman Steve Russell (R | OK-5) sent a letter to Admiral Michael Rogers, Director of the NSA.  As veterans and members of Government Oversight & Reform’s National Security Subcommittee, Rep. Lieu and Rep. Russell are concerned about recent allegations that the NSA has potentially searched every email sent by Americans to an overseas address.  These allegations came to light late last week in a lawsuit filed by both progressive and conservative groups against the NSA in federal court.

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