February 2021

February 26, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, February 26th 2021, Representatives Ted Lieu (CA-33), Joaquin Castro (TX-20), and Senators Alex Padilla (CA) and Elizabeth Warren (MA) announced the Citizenship For Essential Workers Act at a Here Is Home virtual roundtable with essential workers.

Issues:
February 26, 2021
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) released the following statement after his legislation, the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Boundary Adjustment Study Act passed the House as a part of the Protecting America’s Wilderness and Public Lands Act.
February 25, 2021

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) issued the following statement after the House passed the Equality Act. This legislation extends anti-discrimination protections in employment, education, access to credit, jury service, federal funding, housing and public accommodations. Rep. Lieu is a cosponsor of the Equality Act. 

February 9, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) led a letter with 15 Members of the California delegation to President Biden expressing support for the state’s request for additional federal aid to help fight the COVID-19 surge in California.

In the letter, the Members write:

Dear President Biden,

February 5, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) issued the following statement in honor of Black History Month.

February 4, 2021

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) issued the following statement after the Biden Administration announced it is ending U.S. support for Saudi-led military operations in Yemen. Since his first term, Rep. Lieu has been one of the leaders of the effort in Congress to end U.S. involvement in the armed conflict in Yemen, which has killed thousands of Yemeni civilians, deepened human suffering in the country, and increased instability in the region.