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Congressman Ted Lieu

Representing the 33rd District of California

September 2015

September 30, 2015

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

September 30, 2015

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

Washington - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) ) issued the following statement after ExxonMobil announced the sale of its Torrance refinery to PBF Energy:

September 28, 2015

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

Washington - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement in response to a new Pew Research Center study projecting that Asian Americans will become The United States’ largest immigrant group by 2055.

September 24, 2015
Passage of Act is first Lieu-authored legislation to pass the House

Washington - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the Quarterly Financial Report Authorization Act (H.R.

September 24, 2015

Washington - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) released the following statement after Pope Francis’ historic address to the Joint Meeting of Congress:

“His Holiness Pope Francis’ address to Congress this morning was a historic, electric moment.   The Pope’s address to Congress was full of hope, inspiration, and moral fierceness.  As a Catholic, I was deeply honored to be in the Pope’s presence this morning.

September 22, 2015

“As the sun sets, the Jewish Community marks the beginning of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement. On behalf of Betty and myself, we wish all those who are participating an easy and meaningful fast. Yom Kippur is a time for self-reflection and compassion—an opportunity to repent for our transgressions as we forgive those around us. May we take this time to come together as a community and work towards a more peaceful future for our world.”

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September 22, 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 the wake of additional U.S airstrikes in Syria.

September 16, 2015

Washington DC - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-CA) and Congressman Justin Amash (R-MI) announce the introduction of their Stop Civil Asset Forfeiture Funding for Marijuana Suppression Act.

September 14, 2015

Los Angeles - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement in observance of the Rosh Hashanah holiday.

“As our Jewish Community in Los Angeles County celebrates Rosh Hashanah and ushers in the Jewish New Year, we can all cherish the universal values of introspection, communal celebration, and new beginnings.  As 5776 begins, we hope for a sweet new year that brings happiness, success, and peace to all.  From my family to yours, L'shanah tovah."

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September 14, 2015

WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Ted W. Lieu issued the following statement in response to the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) announcement on Friday that all charges against Professor Xi Xiaoxing, an American citizen, have been dropped.

September 11, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  September 11, 2015               
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | jack.dannibale@mail.house.gov | 202-225-3976

Washington DC - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement on the 14th Anniversary of the terror attacks on September 11, 2001.

September 10, 2015

Los Angeles – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) served as the Ranking Member of an Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing regarding significant failure issues with the U.S.

Issues:
September 10, 2015

Opening Statement

Rep. Ted Lieu

 

House Oversight and Government Reform Hearing on “GSA:  Army Fee Assistance”

September 10, 2015

 

I commend you for calling this important hearing, and I want to thank your staff for working together in a bipartisan manner to provide oversight for a critical program directly impacting our military families. 

September 9, 2015

Contact: Jack D'Annibale | (202) 225-3976

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu released his statement on the proposed Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Click here to view the full statement. 

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September 7, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 7, 2015               
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | jack.dannibale@mail.house.gov | 202-225-3976

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement to commemorate Labor Day on September 7, 2015.

September 4, 2015

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu issued the following statement in response to the United States Department of Justice’s announcement that it will begin requiring federal agents to obtain a warrant before using cell-site simulators.

September 2, 2015

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.

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September 1, 2015

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) released the following statement in response to President Obama’s announcement of new investments to enhance safety and security in the changing arctic:

“I applaud President Obama for continuing to highlight the devastating effects of climate change in places such as the Alaskan Arctic. As President Obama has rightly said, we are the first generation to personally experience the impacts of climate change and the last with a chance to fix it.”