Press Releases

July 23, 2021 Press Release
Project Will Help Protect Chelsea, Everett Communities from Rising Sea Levels and Climate-Related Disaster

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.

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July 22, 2021 Press Release
Funds to Support Tuition-Free Community College, Substance Use Disorder Recovery Support, Green Jobs Certification Program

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.

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July 21, 2021 Press Release
Federal Funds Will Help Improve Safety of Cyclists, Promote Connectivity

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.

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July 21, 2021 Press Release
Funds Would Support Construction of Health Center at Randolph High, Culturally Relevant Learning for Randolph and Milton Public Schools

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.

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July 20, 2021 Press Release
Bicameral Bill Would Shine Light on Pregnancy Loss, Increase Access to Resources, Workforce Supports, and Patient-Centered Care
July 19, 2021 Press Release
In letter to House Leadership, Lawmakers push for paid family leave for working families across the United States
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July 16, 2021 Press Release
Bill Provides Up to $25K in Downpayment Assistance to First-Time, First-Generation Homebuyers
July 14, 2021 Press Release
“Even before the pandemic, collections on defaulted student loans were catastrophic for borrowers in default, who saw their wages, tax refunds, and even Social Security checks confiscated, in addition to being forced to pay exorbitant fees.”

July 14, 2021 Press Release
Call for Halting Deportations of Haitian Migrants, Updating TPS Redesignation, Reinstating Haitian Family Reunification Program
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