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January 21, 2016 Press Release

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WASHINGTON - Today, Representatives Ted W. Lieu (CA-33) and Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) urged California Attorney General Kamala Harris to actively investigate allegations that ExxonMobil deliberately misled the public regarding the role of fossil fuels in influencing climate change. According to recent news reports, including today’s New York Times, AG Harris is reviewing an investigation.

January 12, 2016 Press Release

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MEDIA ADVISORY:
PRESS CONFERENCE WITH REP. TED LIEU & U.S. CHEMICAL SAFETY BOARD CHAIR VANESSA SUTHERLAND

Tomorrow, Lieu and CSB Chair Sutherland will meet with the press before start of public meeting at Torrance City Hall
to discuss CSB's current findings regarding ExxonMobil Refinery Investigation

January 8, 2016 Press Release

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CONGRESSMAN LIEU NAMED AN INTERNET FREEDOM CHAMPION OF 2015

In a list of only 17 global leaders, The DailyDot.Com lauds Congressman Lieu for his efforts to protect Americans’ privacy
and constitutional rights during his first year in Congress.

January 7, 2016 Press Release

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WASHINGTON - Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County)  issued the following statement in light of President Obama’s announcement of new steps to prevent gun violence.

January 7, 2016 Press Release

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ADVISORY:
U.S. CHEMICAL SAFETY BOARD TO HOST TORRANCE PUBLIC MEETING
WITH CONGRESSMAN TED LIEU AND CONGRESSWOMAN MAXINE WATERS
TO PRESENT ON EXXONMOBIL REFINERY INVESTIGATION

January 7, 2016 Press Release

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WashingtonToday, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) introduced the Fiscal Year 2016 Department of Veterans Affairs Seismic Safety and Construction Authorization Act to authorize funds for critical seismic safety and construction projects at VA facilities throughout California, including $35 million for the West Los Angeles VA.

A next step in ongoing funding for West LA VA

January 7, 2016 Press Release

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WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County)  issued the following statement on plans by the Westboro Baptist Church to protest at Redondo Union High School on Monday.

January 6, 2016 Press Release

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WASHINGTON – Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) announced that eight arts organizations from Los Angeles and Santa Monica received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts totaling $280,000.  The grants will be used to fund a variety of arts exhibitions, performances and broadcasts that benefit the community.

The Awardees

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