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November 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) today voted against final passage of H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018.

November 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Tomorrow, Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), along with Representatives Ryan Costello (R-PA), Ann McLane Kuster (D-NH), and Bruce Poliquin (R-ME) will introduce bipartisan, comprehensive legislation to prevent and respond to sexual harassment in Congress.

November 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) will testify Tuesday before the full  Committee on House Administration at their hearing, “Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Congressional Workplace.” Rep. Speier, who has worked since 2014 to address the issue of sexual harassment in Congress, will testify in the first panel, scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m.

November 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Representatives Jackie Speier (D-CA), Ryan Costello (R-PA), Robert Brady (D-PA), and Bruce Poliquin (R-ME) today introduced H. Res 604, the Congressional Education About Sexual harassment Eradication Resolution, or CEASE Resolution.

October 26, 2017 Press Release
Legislation Would Apply FLSA’s Overtime Provisions – Which for Decades Have Covered the Majority of American Workers – To Intercity Bus Drivers

Washington, DC — As cities across the country have seen a sharp increase in the number of tragic bus accidents, and driver related issues are a major contributor to these accidents, U.S. Representative Jackie Speier (D-CA) today introduced the Driver Fatigue Prevention Act to address the problems associated with driver fatigue.

October 24, 2017 Press Release
Bipartisan Task Force to End Sexual Violence roudtable to include testimony from Candice Jackson

Washington, DC – Representatives Jackie Speier, Patrick Meehan, Annie Kuster, and David Joyce, co-chairs of the Bipartisan Task Force to End Sexual Violence, will host a Task Force Roundtable on Promoting Healthy Relationships in K-12 Education and Preventing and Responding to Sexual Violence on College Campuses. This hearing-style roundtable will take place at 11:00am

October 19, 2017 Press Release

San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) released the following statement in response to the announcement by the National Park Service that is has permanently ended the planning and rulemaking process to establish new regulations related to the Dog Management Plan at the Golden Gate National Recreation Area:

October 17, 2017 Press Release

San Mateo, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14) will honor eleven first-generation immigrants with an Immigrant Recognition Award on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 5 p.m. at the San Mateo Public Library. Each awardee will be presented with a Congressional Certificate enumerating their contributions to the American way of life.

October 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC — U.S. Representatives Jackie Speier (CA-14), Charlie Dent (PA-15), Susan Davis (CA-53), Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-27), Adam Smith (WA-09), and Kyrsten Sinema (AZ-09) today announced the introduction of H.R. 4041, a bipartisan bill to protect transgender members of the U.S.