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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.
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:
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.