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June 5, 2015 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 5, 2015
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June 4, 2015 Press Release

LOS ANGELESCongressman Ted W. Lieu (D – Los Angeles) issued the following statement regarding today’s Gate Opening Ceremony, Welcome Center Ribbon Cutting, and Long Term Supportive Housing Grand Opening at the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center.  The event is hosted by Robert A. McDonald, Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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June 4, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Yesterday, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles)’s amendment to H.R.

June 1, 2015 Blog Post

Today, Congressman Lieu and Chairman Will Hurd of the Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Information Technology sent a letter to FBI Director James Comey. Both Lieu and Hurd hold computer science degrees.

May 29, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON - On Wednesday, June 3rd, Congressman Ted W. Lieu will host  a presentation of the acclaimed TV show Fortitude by Participant Media (creators of Oscar-winner An Inconvenient Truth) with an in-depth conversation between climate change leaders to follow.

May 28, 2015 Press Release

LOS ANGELES – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles) issued the following statement regarding the latest developments in the petroleum spill affecting the Southern California Coast.  The cause of the spill is currently undetermined.

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In The News

July 13, 2016 In The News

A 22-year-old New York man whose “swatting” calls to police victimized at least 20 celebrities and elected officials, including South Bay Rep. Ted Lieu, has received a two-year federal prison term, authorities said.

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July 13, 2016 In The News

The man who put Rep. Ted Lieu through what the congressman called “one of the most traumatic half hours of my life” by phoning in a fake tip to police that the then-state senator had shot his wife has been sentenced to two years in prison.

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July 13, 2016 In The News

Hospital systems, medical practices and others that deal with sensitive health information are required to protect that information under health privacy law. Typically in the event of a cyber breach, health providers are required to notify patients that their information has been potentially compromised.

July 12, 2016 In The News

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Exxon Mobil  (XOM)  is under fire after aSenate resolution was introduced yesterday accusing the company of misleading the public.

The resolution, brought by 19 democratic senators, accuses fossil fuel companies of leading "misinformation campaigns" to deliberately mislead the public about climate change to "protect their financial interest."

July 12, 2016 In The News

Two Democrats introduced a resolution Monday disapproving of companies that “deliberately mislead the public” about climate change science, an attack on oil giant Exxon Mobil Corp., which has been accused of doing just that.  In a joint resolution offered by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) and Rep.

July 12, 2016 In The News

• Resolution disapproves of efforts to “deliberately cast doubt on science” on climate change

• 19 senators will speak on the floor about the issue before Congress leaves for summer recess

July 12, 2016 In The News

A coalition of 19 top Democrats took the senate floor Monday afternoon to call for an end to what they referred to as the fossil fuel industry’s “web of denial” on climate change, calling out companies including Irving-based Exxon Mobil.

July 12, 2016 In The News

More than a dozen U.S. senators are launching a campaign to call out the powerful industry of climate denial and demanding Congress take action against the back-door blockading of environmental policy that they are calling the #WebOfDenial.

July 12, 2016 In The News

Washington, DC -- Today, Senator Harry Reid kicked off the charge led by Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressman Ted Lieu against corporate climate deniers and the groups they front that spread misinformation and lies about climate science.

July 11, 2016 In The News

Two Democrats introduced a resolution Monday disapproving of companies that “deliberately mislead the public” about climate change science, an attack on oil giant Exxon Mobil Corp., which has been accused of doing just that. 

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