Representing California's 6th Congressional District - including the capital city of Sacramento. Member of the Energy and Commerce Committee.
56 years ago, the #CivilRightsAct outlawed discrimination and segregation based on race, religion, sex or national origin. But the fight for justice continues. We will not stop until EVERY AMERICAN has full and equal access to their American dream.
Happy 4th of July! Although our barbeques, fireworks and parties will need to look different this year, I hope everyone has a safe and healthy #IndependenceDay ! Through our celebrations, please continue to social distance and wear a mask to keep our community safe.
This decision is a win for women’s reproductive rights, but the fight is not over. We must pass the Women's Health Protection Act and demand that all women have access to affordable, safe, and reliable reproductive care.
Investing in our nation's infrastructure means bringing it into the 21st century. It means modern roads, bridges, & transit systems. It means investments to combat #ClimateChange & expand broadband access. The #MovingForward Act is a promise of a better future for all Americans.
In May, I pressed the SBA to be more transparent about companies receiving PPP loans, & today the administration publicly released some data. This initial information only reinforces the need for additional data & more strict Congressional oversight.
Pres.Trump took away your internet privacy rights. Now he plans to gut #NetNeutrality . We must protect the open internet.
The facts are clear. Trump violated his oath by withholding taxpayer funds in exchange for dirt on a political rival. He continues to invite foreign powers to violate our sovereignty. These are impeachable acts and a clear danger to our nation. We must act to #DefendOurDemocracy .