Press Releases

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.

June 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington – Today, Representatives Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Jennifer Wexton (D-VA), Suzan K.

May 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, in response to the restrictive and dangerous anti-abortion laws passed in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi, Utah and Ohio, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07)

May 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Ahead of the final passage vote, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) delivered remarks on the House floor in support of H.R. 5, the Equality Act, which provides non-discrimination protections to LGBTQ Americans.

May 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Yesterday, at a Committee on Oversight and Reform’s Subcommittee Hearing on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties entitled Confronting White Supremacy: The Consequences of InactionCongresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) discussed the threat of White Supremacy to black Americans and the recent rise of far-right extremism in the United States.

May 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - On Friday, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), joined Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, and Committee Democrats to send a letter to Ben Carson, Secretary of the U.S.