May 2019

Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center Launches Keystone Initiative for Permanent APA Gallery

Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, a migratory museum that shares Asian Pacific American history, art, and culture through innovative community-focused experiences, has announced the launch of the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Keystone Initiative, which is designed to rally support for the first permanent exhibition gallery space dedicated to the APA experience in Washington, D.C.

REP LIEU CELEBRATES UCLA'S CENTENNIAL DURING FLOOR REMARKS

WASHINGTON - This week, Congressman Ted W. Lieu spoke on the U.S. House Floor in celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the University of California, Los Angeles on May 23, 1919. 

Rep. Lieu's Remarks As Prepared:

MADAM Speaker, today I rise to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA’s excellence is clear.

REP LIEU AND SENATORS INTRODUCE BICAMERAL BILL TO PROTECT THE PRIVACY OF AMERICANS AT THE U.S. BORDER

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) introduced the "Protecting Data at the Border Act" to stop unnecessary and unwarranted searches of Americans' phones, laptops and other digital devices at the border. Sens. Ron Wyden, Rand Paul, Edward Markey, and Jeff Merkley introduced the Senate version of this bill today.

House Democrats fall in line with Pelosi’s no-impeachment strategy despite Trump’s defiance

President Trump, who is refusing to cooperate with more than 20 congressional investigations, instructed current and former aides Wednesday to ignore a House committee’s request for documents in the latest act of defiance that has prompted Democrats to declare that the nation is facing a constitutional crisis.

REP LIEU STATEMENT ON HOUSE PASSAGE OF NATURAL DISASTER FUNDING

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) issued the following statement after the House passed a $19.1 billion disaster relief bill on Friday. The funding will support communities impacted by natural disasters including those in CA-33 who were devastated by the Woolsey Fire last fall. The bill passed the House with a strong bipartisan majority: 257-150.

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