March 2016

PRESS CONFERENCE: TED LIEU TO ANNOUNCE LEGISLATION TO EXPAND SANTA MONICA MTN. NATIONAL RECREATION AREA

PRESS CONFERENCE:
REP. TED LIEU TO ANNOUNCE
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS NATIONAL RECREATION AREA BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENT STUDY ACT


WHO
U.S. Congressman Ted W. Lieu, Councilmember Mike Bonin and Councilmember Joe Buscaino.

WHAT
Mr. Lieu, supported by local electeds and advocates, formally announces his new legislation
to study an expansion of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.

WHERE
The Ballona Freshwater Marsh

REP. TED LIEU STATEMENT ON AL GORE, 20 AG's NEW ACTION ON BIG OIL CLIMATE FRAUD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Washington - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) issued the following statement given the announcement by Vice President Al Gore and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman of a coalition of 20 states dedicated to holding oil companies accountable for their fraud on climate science.

CONGRESSMAN TED LIEU STATEMENT ON FBI DROPPING CASE AGAINST APPLE

Congressman Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) issued a statement following the Department of Justice’s decision to withdraw its lawsuit against Apple to compel the technology company to create new firmware to undermine the iPhone’s built-in digital security. On February 23, Congressman Lieu sent a letter to FBI Director James Comey requesting that the FBI withdraw the lawsuit.

SALON.COM ON CONGRESSMAN LIEU's ACTION ON CIVILIAN DEATHS IN YEMEN AIRSTRIKES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Washington - In an exclusive piece for the award-winning SALON.COM, journalist Ben Norton covers Congressman Ted W. Lieu's latest action in light of civilian deaths in Yemen - the result of airstrikes orchestrated by a Saudi Arabian-led coalition.  Mr. Norton's piece focuses on a letter Congressman Lieu has sent to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Defense Ash Carter asking for more information about coalition military operations and the targeting of civilians in Yemen.

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