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February 17, 2017 Press Release

San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) today issued the following statement in response to an announcement from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) that the decision on whether to execute a pending $647 million Full Funding Grant Agreement (FFGA) for the Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project (PCEP) will be deferred until the President’s fiscal year 2018 b

February 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressional Ahmadiyya Muslim Caucus Co-Chairs Jackie Speier (D-CA) and Pete King (R-NY) released the following statement today, in celebration of the launch of the Caucus for the 115th Congress.

February 16, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Speier is joined by the majority of her Democratic colleagues in letter to Chairman Nunes calling for Flynn to testify before the Intelligence Committee

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Thursday sent a letter to House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes calling for Ret. Gen. Michael Flynn to be brought before the Committee for questioning. The letter has been signed by seven of the Congresswoman’s Democratic colleagues on the Intelligence Committee.

February 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14), Ranking Member on the House Armed Service’s Military Personnel Subcommittee, on Tuesday released the following statement regarding the resignation of Ret. Gen. Michael Flynn as National Security Advisor.

February 13, 2017 Press Release

San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-San Francisco/San Mateo counties) received 6,300 cards created by elementary to high school students from 60 schools in response to her call to create Valentine’s Day cards for Veterans. The effort was supported by Anne E. Campbell, Superintendent of the San Mateo County Office of Education, and her staff.

February 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Tuesday issued the following statement in response to her appointment as Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Military Personnel.

February 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Thursday introduced the Phone the White House Act, a bill that requires President Trump to restore public telephonic access that has left tens of millions of Americans who do not have internet access cut off from communicating with the Office of the President.

February 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Tuesday introduced H.J. Res. 53, a joint resolution that will remove the deadline and finally allow for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). Senator Ben Cardin (D-Maryland) introduced companion legislation two weeks earlier. H.J. Res. 53 currently has 135 cosponsors.

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January 31, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Tuesday nominated former Acting Attorney General Sally Q. Yates for the prestigious Profiles in Courage Award. The award was established by President John F.

January 30, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Monday announced she is co-sponsoring legislation to halt President Trump’s Executive Order, which effectively bans Muslims from entering the United States from seven Muslim-majority nations: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. The Statute of Liberty Values Act is being introduced by Reps.

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