Press Releases

October 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Congressman Gregory Meeks (D-NY), Chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions, and Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH), ranking member of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, along with 26 Members of Congress

October 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, in response to Judge Allison D. Burroughs ruling in SFFA v. Harvard, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement:

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September 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45), Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), and more than 60 of their colleagues sent a letter to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Kathleen Kraninger slamming the Bureau’s decision to roll back protections that prevent debt colle

September 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, following passage of H.R. 1595 – the SAFE Banking Act of 2019, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement:

September 20, 2019 Press Release
Legislation would help protect student aid programs from fraud and abuse

WASHINGTON – Today, Reps. Ayanna Pressley (MA-7), Donna Shalala (FL-27), and Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) introduced the Protecting Student Aid Act of 2019 (PSA Act), legislation designed to reinvigorate the Student Aid Enforcement Unit within the U.S.

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September 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) and Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) sent a letter, co-signed by 59 of their House colleagues, to Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson strongly denouncin

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September 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Following reporting on new allegations of sexual misconduct committed by Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) filed H.Res. 560, a resolution calling for an impeachment inquiry into Kavanaugh.

September 5, 2019 Press Release
Under CARE Act sponsored by Rep. Pressley, Massachusetts Would Receive an Estimated $120.1 Million Per Year

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), along with Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Edward J. Markey (D-MA), and Representatives Richard E. Neal (MA-01), James P. McGovern (MA-02), Stephen F. Lynch (MA-08), William Keating (MA-09), Joseph P.

August 30, 2019 Press Release
House Oversight Subcommittee to Hold Emergency Hearing on this Abrupt Policy Change

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), along with Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler, Immigration and Citizenship Subcommittee Chairwoman Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA), Congressman Lou Correa (D-CA), Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA), Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Senator Edward J.

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