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August 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – United States Representative Jackie Speier (D-CA) and United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) – joined by their colleagues Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), and Representatives Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Harley Rouda (D-CA), and Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL) – sounded alarm bells today over the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decisions to allow an unprecedented expansion of the use of the antibiotics streptomycin and oxytetracycline as pesticides in citrus production.

February 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Jackie Speier, Chair of the Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel; Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Chairman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform; and Rep. Raúl Grijalva, the Chairman of the Committee on Natural Resources; issued the following statement in response to a new report from the Department of Agriculture Inspector General identifying numerous failures by management in the Forest Service’s Region 5:

April 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Wednesday released the following statement regarding the bipartisan and bicameral letter sent on behalf of communities affected by the devastating commercial fisheries failures along the West Coast in 2014, 2015, and 2016. In the letter, Rep.

September 14, 2016 Press Release
San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-San Francisco/San Mateo counties) and Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet will discuss volunteer opportunities for people of all ages on Friday, September 16, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at the San Mateo City Council Chambers. They will be joined by Matthew Joseph, a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer who recently completed his two-year assignment in Moldova.