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September 2, 2015 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 2, 2015               
CONTACT: Marc Cevasco | marc.cevasco@mail.house.gov | 202-225-3976

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D – Los Angeles) announced that his office will conduct a public lottery to distribute tickets to see His Holiness Pope Francis during his visit to Washington, D.C. later this month.

August 26, 2015 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 26, 2015               
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | jack.dannibale@mail.house.gov | 202-225-3976

Los Angeles - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement in light of Jeb Bush’s racially charged comments regarding Asian immigrants.

August 25, 2015 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 25, 2015               
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | jack.dannibale@mail.house.gov | 202-225-3976

Los Angeles - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement following the news that The Boeing Company is laying off workers at its El Segundo facility.  Boeing is reducing employment in its satellite manufacturing businesses through the remainder of 2015. 

August 20, 2015 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 20, 2015

August 12, 2015 Press Release

Los Angeles - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) issued a statement following a visit by Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James to Los Angeles Air Force Base (LA AFB). LA AFB is located in California’s 33rd Congressional District and is where Congressman Lieu performs his Air Force Reserve duty.

July 31, 2015 Blog Post

Today, Representative Lieu and Representative Karen Bass (D-CA) sent a letter to FAA Administrator Michael Huerta regarding the Santa Monica Airport. 

July 27, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement on the passage of H.R. 1599, the so-called “Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act,” otherwise known as the “Deny Americans the Right to Know” or “DARK” Act. This misguided legislation makes labeling genetically modified organisms (GMOs) voluntary and preempts states from regulating labeling for foods containing GMOs.

July 23, 2015 Press Release

CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | jack.dannibale@mail.house.gov | 202-225-3976

July 17, 2015 Press Release

Pelosi and Lieu were joined by local Los Angeles County leaders to discuss ways to grow the economy,

create jobs through vital expanded transportation & infrastructure funding

#RebuildRenew

July 17, 2015 In The News

-- A Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) hearing last week in Washington D.C. on the fate of Santa Monica Airport left the attending City officials feeling frustrated with the agency, but satisfied they have a strong ally in Congressman Ted Lieu.

Mayor Kevin McKeown, who attended the hearing with other City officials and local anti-airport activists, said at the City Council meeting on Tuesday that the FAA remained in “listening-mode only” during the one-hour hearing in Washington.

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