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October 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement on the nomination of Kimberly Budd to serve as Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC):

“The decision to appoint Kimberly Budd to be the next Chief Justice of our Supreme Judicial Court is a historic one, and I congratulate Justice Budd and her family on this well-deserved nomination.

October 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON –  Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement on the Senate’s vote this evening to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.

October 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement on the recommendations put forward by the Boston Police Reform Task Force:

“The proposals offered by the Boston Police Reform Task Force are long overdue and represent a step toward increasing police accountability in Boston. These commonsense recommendations should serve as the floor that we will build upon going forward, and they must all be implemented together in order to be effective.

October 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) applauded passage of House Resolution 1153 - Condemning unwanted, unnecessary medical procedures on individuals without their full, informed consent.

September 29, 2020 Press Release

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WASHINGTON – In a House Oversight Committee hearing today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) discussed the long history of white supremacy in our law enforcement, questioned experts on racist, white supremacist police trainings and called for more accountability.