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June 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) reintroduced legislation to hold the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) accountable for lapses in pipeline safety oversight. The PHMSA Accountability Act would restore the rights of private citizens to seek an injunction against PHMSA to force it to perform pipeline safety duties.

June 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14), Chair of the House Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee (MILPERS), released the following statement after her amendment was incorporated into the FY20 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

June 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) was joined by Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), Congressman Mike Thompson (CA-05), public health experts, and Scrubs Addressing the Firearm Epidemic (SAFE) members in calling for firearms injury and mortality prevention research to address the root causes of America’s gun violence epidemic and provide evidence-based

June 6, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – On Tuesday, June 11, 2019, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) will be joined by public health experts and hundreds of Scrubs Addressing the Firearm Epidemic (SAFE) members to call for federal gun violence research.

May 29, 2019 Press Release

San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) released the following statement in response to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s public statement this morning:

May 29, 2019 Press Release

San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) will present a replica of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to the men and women of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) to Bernd Stevens (born Bernd Steinitz,) 98, on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 10 a.m. at his residence in South San Francisco.

May 22, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON. D.C. – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) and Congressman John Katko (R-NY) today introduced H.R. 2896, the Stopping Harmful Image Exploitation and Limiting Distribution Act of 2019 (the “SHIELD Act”). This bipartisan legislation seeks to address the exploitation of private, sexually explicit or nude images often referred to as “revenge porn” or “sextortion.” Rep.

May 20, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA)  and Congressman John Katko (R-NY) will be joined by Actor and Privacy Rights Advocate Amber Heard and other privacy and victims’ rights advocates for the reintroduction of her federal legislation that targets perpetrators who knowingly share sexually explicit or nude images of someone without their consent, also known as “non

May 17, 2019 Press Release

San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) will host a town hall titled “A Conversation about America: A Robust Economy and a Housing Crisis- What are Solutions?” on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 1 pm at the Skyline College Theater in San Bruno.

May 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA), along with 22 of her congressional colleagues, introduced H.R. 2823, the Filipino Veterans Fairness Act of 2019.

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