Press Releases

November 13, 2020 Press Release
In less than three months, Trump Administration executed seven people—more than the total number executed over the previous six decades
November 13, 2020 Press Release
“Combating the maternal mortality crisis requires work at every level of government and in every institution. And the work is worth it. Because Black and brown lives are worth it.”

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WASHINGTON – Today, at a briefing held by the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (USCCR), Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) discussed the growing racial disparities in maternal health and the urgent need to combat the Black maternal mortality crisis.

October 30, 2020 Press Release
Trump Administration’s Implementation of CARES Act Programs Appear to be Widening Racial and Gender Gaps, Not Closing Them
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):

October 26, 2020 Press Release
“By voting to confirm Barrett—a dangerous, unqualified, far-right ideologue—to our nation’s highest court, Republicans’ contempt for the American people and our democracy could not be more clear.”

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 23, 2020 Press Release
Pressley: “This administration has demonstrated time and again its utter disregard for the lives of our immigrant neighbors, while our institutions of government have done little to hold it accountable—that must change.”
October 23, 2020 Press Release
FAA’s preliminary assessment rejects 8 noise reduction proposals developed by MIT and community representatives without explanation
October 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) today issued the following statement on the announcement that Jim Hunt, a champion for Community Health Centers, is retiring after more than four decades as chief executive of the Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers.