Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) released the following statement in response to disability attorney Eric Conn’s guilty plea in federal court. Conn pleaded Tuesday to conspiring to defraud the Social Security Administration (SSA) of more than $550 million by misrepresenting evidence in claims for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA), lead House sponsor of the resolution to eliminate the deadline to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (H.J. Res. 53) and Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), lead House sponsor of the start-over approach to ratify the ERA (H.J. Res.
Last night, the Illinois State Legislature chose to be on the right side of history by voting to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. Thank you to State Rep. Lou Lang and to all the advocates for your tireless leadership to bring this over the finish line. Now we’re only one state shy of reaching our goal – which is even more reason to pass my proposal in Congress, H.J. Res.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Jackie Speier, Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI), released the following statement today in light of the FBI’s warning that hundreds of thousands of home and small office routers and other networked devices have been compromised worldwide in a Russian malware attack.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Co-Chairs of the Childhood Cancer Caucus, Reps. Jackie Speier (D-CA), Michael McCaul (R-TX), Mike Kelly (R-PA), and G. K. Butterfield (D-NC), applaud the passage of the Senate companion to their bill – S. 292, the Childhood Cancer STAR Act.
San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) will host a town hall, titled “A Conversation about America: America’s Working Class” with Hastings College of the Law Professor Joan Williams on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the Skyline College Theater in San Bruno.
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) released the following statement following President Trump’s announcement Tuesday that the United States will leave the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or Iran nuclear agreement.
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) announced the passage of her amendment to require the FAA to determine if the current design of commercial aircraft oxygen masks should be changed to ensure passengers’ safety. Her amendment was included in the long-term FAA Reauthorization bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today.
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) announced the inclusion of her amendment requiring the federal government to take steps to reduce the noise and health impacts of commercial air traffic in her District, and for millions of Americans in communities across the country, as part of the bill to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration through 2023 that pass