Press Releases

May 10, 2019 Press Release

BOSTON Representatives Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) and Lori Trahan (MA-03) led a call to Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker to address ongoing challenges faced by many Temporary Protected Status (TPS) as well as Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) holders seeking driver’s license renewals.

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May 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – During debate on HR 986, the Protecting Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions of 2019, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) introduced an amendment that would ensure that the 67 million American women and girls living with a pre-existing conditions would receive the servic

May 8, 2019 Press Release

Massachusetts would receive an estimated $120.1 million per year in state and local formula grants under the CARE Act, with opportunity to apply for additional competitive funding

 

May 8, 2019 Press Release

The Healthy MOMMIES Act would Expand and Enhance Coverage for Pregnant People Enrolled in Medicaid, Including Access to Community-Based Doula Care

 

May 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) co-sponsored bipartisan legislation to award hockey legend Willie O’Ree the Congressional Gold Medal. O’Ree, who is known as the “Jackie Robinson of ice hockey,” was the first black player to compete in the National Hockey League (NHL) and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2018.

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May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Today, during the House of Representative’s consideration of H.R.

May 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Today, at a Committee on Oversight and Reform’s Subcommittee Hearing on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties entitled Protecting the Right to Vote: Best and Worst Practices, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) delivered testimony  in support of re-enfranchising millions of Americans who have been stripped of their right to vote by a crimina

April 23, 2019 Press Release

BOSTONToday, April 23, 2019 at 11:15 AM ET, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) and Congresswoman Katherine Clark (MA-05) will hold a press conference to discuss their new anti-workplace harassment bill - the Bringing an End to Harassment by Enhancing

April 19, 2019 Press Release

BOSTONCongresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.), Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), and Representatives Richard Neal (D-Mass.), Stephen F. Lynch (D-Mass.), William Keating (D-Mass.), Joseph P.

April 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – In response to the release of the heavily redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) released the following statement:

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