Press Releases

June 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), chair of the Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus’s Abortion Rights and Access Task Force, sent a letter to Massachusetts state legislators urging passage of the ROE Act. The le

June 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), announced her appointment as Vice Chair of the relaunched House Democratic Caucus Task Force on Aging and Families (TFAF).

June 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) introduced an amendment to H.R. 2740, The Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies funding package, which funds some of the nation’s most critical programs that support individuals and families throughout their lifespan, from Early Head Start to Social Security.

June 13, 2019 Press Release
Democrats introduce legislation to make birth control accessible and affordable

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Chair of the Abortion Access Task Force; U.S.

June 11, 2019 Press Release
Provision would make whole as many as an estimated 580,000 federal contractor employees who went unpaid during 35-day partial government shutdown

WASHINGTON  – Today, the House Appropriations Committee announced that HR 3055, a critical government spending package, will include money for federal contract workers who were not paid during the 35-day partial government shutdown.  Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) introduced HR 678,

June 7, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, in conjunction with Gun Violence Awareness Month and the 5th Annual National Gun Violence Awareness Day, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) introduced a resolution to honor survivors of homicide victims by establishing National Survivors of Homic

June 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin demanding specific information on his department’s decision to drastically delay the redesign of the $20 bill and other U.S.

June 5, 2019 Press Release

H.R. 1, The For the People Act, is the most comprehensive money in politics and government reform package since Watergate


June 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, following Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley’s (MA-07) vote in favor of H.R. 6, The American Dream and Promise Act, Congresswoman Pressley issued the following statement. Additionally, Congresswoman Pressley introduced an amendment with Congressman Chuy García (IL-04) which would eliminate provisions in H.R.