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Nearly half of all Californians live near the Rim of the Valley Corridor, but few have explored the open spaces that surround it. I’m glad the Senate Energy and Natural Resources committee has advanced our bill to expand protections for this beautiful, sensitive habitat.
Even more alarming, VanDyke only dropped his NRA membership so he wouldn't have to recuse himself from gun-related cases. We need judges who will be fair and impartial on the federal bench, not beholden to special interests like the NRA.
Preventing violence against women shouldn’t be a partisan issue. The Senate needs to vote on the House-passed Violence Against Women Act—which had bipartisan support—and reauthorize protections for victims of sexual and domestic violence. #VAWA4ALL
“Your report states that you didn’t find documentary or testimonial evidence that political bias or improper motivation played a role?” “That’s correct.”
The U.N. is meeting this week on the 4th anniversary of the Paris Climate Agreement. Despite President Trump’s denial of the dangers of climate change, we recognize the severity of this crisis. We wrote to the U.N. to reiterate our support for their efforts.
The Conception boat fire was a tragedy that could have been prevented if stronger safety measures were in place. This can’t happen again. Congress should act on this bill before another tragedy strikes.
I believe the best and most immediate way for the federal government to assist California’s homelessness crisis is by granting @GavinNewsom’s request for 50,000 more housing vouchers. I look forward to @SecretaryCarson ’s response to my letter.
“I’m deeply concerned about reports that the FAA’s own analysis showed that the Boeing 737 Max 8 would continue to suffer deadly accidents at alarmingly high rates after its first crash last year, yet failed to ground this plane until after a second tragedy four months later.”