February 2017

CONGRESSMAN LIEU STATEMENT ON POSSIBLE COLLUSION BETWEEN TRUMP AIDES AND RUSSIANS

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WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) issued the following statement regarding the possible collusion between President Trump’s aides and Russian intelligence.

“I am stunned to learn that Trump aides, including campaign manager Paul Manafort and advisor Michael Flynn, allegedly had repeated contacts with Russian Intelligence agents during the presidential campaign. It's a safe bet to say they weren't discussing the weather.”

CONGRESSMAN LIEU STATEMENT ON OFFICE OF GOVERNMENT ETHICS RECOMMENDATION TO INVESTIGATE KELLYANNE CONWAY

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WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) issued the following statement in response to the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) recommendation that the White House investigate and discipline Kellyanne Conway for violating federal regulations by promotiing Ivanka Trump’s product line. Last week, Rep. Lieu sent a letter to the Director of OGE requesting an ethics investigation into her unethical actions.

CONGRESSMAN LIEU STATEMENT ON THE RESIGNATION OF NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR MICHAEL FLYNN

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WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) issued the following statement regarding the resignation of Michael Flynn.

"Let's be clear:  Michael Flynn resigned because the press brought his egregious misconduct to the attention of the American people. Our Republic depends on the Freedom of the Press. 

REP. TED LIEU OFFERS RECOMMENDATIONS TO COMMITTEE ON HOUSE ADMINISTRATION FOR IMPROVING MEMBERS’ MOBILE SECURITY AND SECURING HOUSE SYSTEMS

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WashingtonLast week, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) sent a letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Administration Committee—which is responsible for modernizing House internal management and operations— to offer recommendations to better protect the House of Representatives from threats in cyberspace.

ExxonMobil narrowly avoided catastrophe two years ago, and you never heard about it

It’s been nearly two years since Nadia Levine fielded the frantic calls — the first one from her husband, the next from a coworker.

Panicked, Levine dialed both her children’s schools as she scrolled down the front page of CNN.com on Feb. 18, 2015. A fire raged blocks away from the Torrance, California, home her family had moved into only a month before. On a business trip nearly 3,000 miles away in Connecticut, Levine scrambled to find numbers for neighbors who could check to see whether the house was still standing.

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