WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo/San Francisco) today celebrated the passage of her bill, the Buffalo Soldiers in the National Parks Study Act, by the House of Representatives. Companion legislation is currently awaiting debate in the Senate.
SAN MATEO, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-San Francisco/San Mateo) issued the following statement in opposition to the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and its Senate counterpart, the Protect Intellectual Property Act (PIPA) today:
SAN MATEO, CA - To mark National Human Trafficking Awareness Day (January 11th), Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D- San Francisco/ San Mateo) today issued the following statement about this global epidemic of modern-day slavery.
Report shows a 58.5 % increase in reported sexual assaults at service academies, West Point found “not in compliance” with DOD sexual assault prevention policy.
SAN MATEO, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-San Francisco/San Mateo) released the following statement about the decision of Speaker Boehner and House Republicans to accept the bipartisan compromise on the payroll tax deduction and unemployment insurance:
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-San Francisco/San Mateo,) Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence of the Homeland Security Committee, today issued the following statement on the end of the war in Iraq: