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January 22, 2015 Press Release

Washington – Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement regarding the announcement by Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald of his upcoming visit to West Los Angeles next week:

January 20, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-CA) issued the below statement following President Obama’s State of the Union Address:

“Tonight was my first State of the Union as a member of the United States House of Representatives.  I was honored to participate in this time-honored tradition and was moved by President Obama’s words.

January 16, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Ted Lieu (D-Los Angeles) issued the following statement today regarding the ongoing West Coast ports contract negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Merchant Association (PMA):

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January 14, 2015 Press Release

Washington – Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement after meeting with Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald:

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January 9, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles) announced that he will be appointed to the first of his two committees in the 114th Congress: the House Committee on the Budget.
January 6, 2015 Press Release
The 114th freshman class stands ready for the new Congress.
January 6, 2015 Press Release
The First Session of the 114th U.S. Congress will commence on January 6th, 2015 in Washington, DC.
January 6, 2015 Press Release

 

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu was officially sworn in as the Representative of California’s 33rd Congressional District.

 

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In The News

July 13, 2015 In The News

A long-awaited meeting to discuss Santa Monica Airport was held Wednesday in Washington, D.C. between the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and local elected officials and residents.

Congressman Ted Lieu (33rd District) and Congresswoman Karen Bass (37th District) hosted the meeting between their constituents and senior FAA officials.

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July 10, 2015 In The News

California congressman proposes classifying so-called conversion therapy as fraud

 

Transgender teen Leelah Alcorn killed herself late last year, blaming her parents for forcing her to attend conversion therapy.

July 10, 2015 In The News

Sen. Mark Warner (Va.) on Thursday became the highest-ranking Democrat to call for the resignation of the agency head at the center of one what’s thought to be the largest government hack ever.

July 10, 2015 In The News

SANTA MONICA—Nearly two dozen Santa Monica city officials, activists and residents met with members of the FAA in Washington D.C. earlier this week to advocate for the closure of the Santa Monica Airport.

According to Santa Monica Mayor Kevin McKeown, the airport fails to meet minimum safety requirements and pollutes the local environment.

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July 10, 2015 In The News

Santa Monica staff, officials and anti-airport activists flew to Washington D.C. this week to advocate for closure of the Santa Monica Airport.

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July 9, 2015 In The News

Setting up a clash between counter-terrorism priorities and constitutional protection against unwarranted intrusion, three top federal law enforcement officials urged Congress and Silicon Valley to provide government agencies special access to encrypted cellphones and other Internet devices.

July 9, 2015 In The News

Rep. Ted Lieu, D-Torrance, said Tuesday the United States needs to do more to stop the illegal ivory trade.

July 9, 2015 In The News

The Islamic State terror group is increasingly using encrypted communications to recruit troubled Americans and urge them to carry out attacks, FBI Director James Comey is expected to tell Congress on Wednesday.

July 9, 2015 In The News

Jobs, housing and education rights, and a complete ban on “conversion” therapy are among the next agenda items for gay-rights groups and their allies.

There will also be a strong push-back against churches and lawmakers who want to use religious liberty as a way to escape the new laws on gay marriage, a church-state watchdog organization promised Tuesday.

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