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May 15, 2015 Blog Post

On May 15, 2015, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi appointed Congressman Lieu to the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CEEC).

Leader Pelosi's appointment letter can be found here.

May 13, 2015 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 13, 2015
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | 202-330-1613

May 8, 2015 Blog Post

Today, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) responded to Congressman Ted W. Lieu's March 4, 2015 bipartisan letter (signed by 10 other members of Congress) detailing concerns over several superbug outbreaks tied to sterilization failures of a medical device known as the duodenoscope.

May 6, 2015 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2015
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | 202-330-1613

May 5, 2015 Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2015
CONTACT: Jack d’Annibale | 202-330-1613

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June 2, 2016 In The News

Pasadena health officials said Wednesday that 16 patients were infected by dangerous bacteria from medical scopes at Huntington Hospital from January 2013 to August 2015, including 11 who have died.

It is not clear how many of those patients died from their infections. Health officials said that only one of the 11 death certificates listed the bacteria as the cause.

June 1, 2016 In The News

Two House lawmakers with computer-science expertise are warning their colleagues to improve their cybersecurity hygiene as hackers get smarter and increasingly target government officials.

June 1, 2016 In The News

The daughter of a Swedish national, who was detained by China under opaque circumstances, is calling on the United States to press Beijing for his release.

June 1, 2016 In The News

(Washington) Reps. Ted Deutch (D-FL) and Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) joined with Reps. Steve Israel (D-NY), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Ted Lieu (D-CA), Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Lee Zeldin (R-NY), and Susan Davis (D-CA) to introduce a resolution (H. Res.

June 1, 2016 In The News

DALLAS -- Stockholders at Exxon Mobil Corp., the world's largest private-sector oil company, passed a proposal yesterday to nominate outside candidates to the board, a move that could affect the company's decisions on climate change.

June 1, 2016 In The News

A leading civil-rights group issued a scathing report Wednesday on gay-to-straight "conversion therapy" and called for Congress to make the practice an act of criminal fraud.

June 1, 2016 In The News

Yesterday I spoke truth to oil at the Exxon annual shareholders’ meeting in Dallas.  I came from California with a simple message for shareholders. Stop empowering and enabling Exxon with the farce of shareholder resolutions designed to nudge the oil giant into disclosing what it knows about carbon risks. Instead, it’s time to divest shares altogether.

June 1, 2016 In The News

One vote. That’s all it took on Thursday, May 19, with House Speaker Paul Ryan holding the floor open long enough for GOP Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California to pressure seven Republicans to switch their votes and kill a measure to protect LGBT rights. Chaos erupted as Democrats shouted “Shame! Shame!” after members voted 213-212 to defeat an amendment by out New York Rep.

May 31, 2016 In The News

Two computer science degree grads, who also happen to be members of the House, have sent a note to their colleagues and staff members in Congress laying out basic cybersecurity measures.

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