Bipartisan Bill Also Incents States to Pass Similar Laws
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) and Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) today introduced a bill to make it a crime for federal law enforcement officers to claim consent if they are found to have had a sexual encounter with anyone in their custody. H.R.
Washington, D.C. – Representatives Jackie Speier (D-CA), Ted Poe (R-TX), Annie Kuster (D-NH), and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) today introduced H.R. 6464, the bipartisan Hold Accountable and Lend Transparency (HALT) Campus Sexual Violence Act to strengthen prevention and enforcement efforts to combat campus sexual violence.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) was joined by 18 of her Democratic colleagues today in sending a letter to the Department of Homeland Security demanding that DHS provide detailed information on its efforts to reunite families separated by the Trump Administration’s “zero tolerance” policy and provide access for parents and other family members to essentia
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) on Friday sent a letter to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar demanding answers to the grave concerns raised by HHS’ use of DNA testing to reunite children taken from their families.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14), joined by the co-chairs of the bipartisan House Whistleblower Protection Caucus, on Thursday introduced a resolution declaring July 30, 2018 as National Whistleblower Appreciation Day. Caucus co-chairs include Speier and Reps.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) was joined Thursday by Representatives John Duncan (R-TN), Jason Lewis (R-MN), Ted Lieu (D-CA), Mark Meadows (R-NC), and Jamie Raskin (D-MD) in introducing H.R. 6296, the Return Expenses Paid and Yielded (REPAY) Act.
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) was joined by 18 of her Democratic colleagues today in calling for the immediate end of the Trump Administration’s Zero Tolerance Policy at our southern border.
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D- CA), hosted by Congressmen Filemon Vela (D-TX) and Vicente Gonzalez (D-TX), will be joined by Democratic Women’s Working Group Chair Lois Frankel (D-FL) and 22 other Democratic Members of Congress on Saturday, June 23, at the U.S.-Mexico border near McAllen and Brownsville, Texas.
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) and a bipartisan group of twenty-four Members of the House of Representatives wrote Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and USAID Administrator Mark Green to urge support Armenia’s renewed efforts to build democratic institutions and processes.