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July 30, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the successful inclusion of $300,000 in federal community project funding for Chelsea’s La Colaborativa in the FY2022 House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which passed the House yesterday. Funding would support the launch of La Colaborativa’s COVID Employment Recovery Program (CERP).

July 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) applauded House passage of H.R. 4502, which includes funding for several key priorities and community projects championed by the Congresswoman.

“In this moment of overlapping crises, we have a mandate to center equity and justice in all of our policymaking. This sweeping bill makes critical investments that will support our most vulnerable communities and lay the groundwork for an equitable and just recovery.

July 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the successful inclusion of $2,500,000 in federal community project funding for the City of Somerville’s Poplar Street Pump Station & Art Farm project in the FY2022 House Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which is expected to pass the House this week.

July 26, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement on President Biden’s nomination of Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins to serve as the next United States Attorney for Massachusetts.

July 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the successful inclusion of $750,000 in federal community project funding for the City of Chelsea’s and City of Everett’s Island End River Regional Coastal Flood Resiliency project. in the FY2022 House Homeland Security Appropriations bill.

July 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the successful inclusion of $2.3 million in federal community project funding for Boston in the FY2022 House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (Labor HHS) Appropriations bill.

July 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), a member of the Future of Transportation Caucus, announced the successful inclusion of $958,218 in federal community project funding for the City of Cambridge’s Separated Bicycle Lane Network Build Out Project in the FY2022 House Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations bill.

July 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the successful inclusion of nearly $1.4 million in federal community project funding for Randolph and Milton in the FY2022 House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (Labor HHS) Appropriations bill. Funding would support the construction of a school-based health center at Randolph High School and culturally responsive learning resources for Randolph and Milton Public Schools. 

July 12, 2021 Press Release

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BOSTON –Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) testified at a Massachusetts State House hearing regarding the redistricting of the 7th Congressional District. Rep. Pressley shared constituent stories and testified to the importance of centering racial and economic diversity in the redistricting process and keeping municipalities whole wherever possible.