Press Releases

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:

April 12, 2019 Press Release

BOSTON – During her first #Bold100 Days in office serving the people of the Massachusetts 7th congressional district, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) demonstrated a steadfast commitment to implementing her Equity Agenda by bringing those closest to the pain, closest to the power.

April 9, 2019 Press Release
Pressley: “This is for the brave women of the Boston Fire Department, for the hotel workers I worked alongside when I was scrapping money together to help my family, for the transgender men and women who face discrimination for living their truth. This is for those workers who shared their stories and instead of justice, faced retaliation.”

WASHINGTON  – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Congresswoman Katherine Clark (MA-05), Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin (MI-08), and Congresswoman Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (FL-26) introduced the Bringing an End to Harassment by Enhancing Accountability and Rejecting Discrimination (Be HEARD) in the Workplace Act, legislation w

April 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Today, following the passage of H.R. 1585, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019 (VAWA), Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued a statement honoring her mother, Sandra Pressley, a survivor of domestic violence.


April 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Today at a full Financial Services Committee hearing entitled, “The Fair Housing Act: Reviewing Efforts to Eliminate Discrimination and Promote Opportunity in Housing,” Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) discussed Congress’s responsibility to maintain a housing market that is free from discrimination and condemned the Trump Administration’s eff

March 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – In response to Attorney General William Barr's four-page summary of Special Counsel Mueller's 22-month investigation into President Trump's collusion with the Russain government during the 2016 election, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) released the following statement:

March 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Today, marking one-year since the March for Our Lives youth activists led protests in over 800 locations around the world following the Parkland school shooting, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement:

March 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – In honor of the 9th anniversary of President Obama signing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) released the following statement:

March 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) and 47 House members sent a bipartisan letter to Chairwoman Nita Lowey and Ranking Member Kay Granger urging the House Appropriations Committee to include back pay for federal contractor employees in upcoming government funding legislation.