April 2015

April 29, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 29, 2015
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | 202-330-1613

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement on the 2016 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, which allocates $1 billion less than President Obama requested for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

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April 22, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 22, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) has introduced the Climate Solutions Act.  Congressman Lieu, co-author of California’s landmark Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006, ran for Congress to help tackle climate change.  Today, he introduces a bold, progressive plan to cut carbon pollution and invest in America’s green energy industry.

April 15, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 15, 2015
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | 202-330-1613

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April 9, 2015

Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement calling for a federal ban on gay conversion therapy. While serving in the California State Senate, Lieu was the author of S.B. 1172, S.B. 1172, which prohibited mental health providers from providing conversion therapy to minors. The bill was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown in September 2012, making California the first state in the nation to officially ban this dangerous practice.

April 7, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 7, 2015
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | 202-330-1613

April 6, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 6, 2015
CONTACTJack d’Annibale | 202-330-1613

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) issued the following statement on the announcement of a framework nuclear agreement with Iran:

“Diplomacy is a central tenant of a smart national security policy, and I respect the tireless efforts of Secretary Kerry and the entire U.S. negotiating team in their negotiations with Iran to curtail its nuclear program.