Press Releases

July 31, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) joined Congresswoman Norma J.

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July 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) and Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) legislation aimed at leveling the playing field by giving all American children an opportunity to generate wealth.

 

July 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHIGNTON - Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Congressman Vern Buchanan (R-FL), co-chairs of the Congressional Bike Caucus, introduced the Bikeshare Transit Act of 2019, bipartisan legislation that supports local bikeshare

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July 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) introduced H.R. 4052, legislation to prohibit the use of the death penalty at the federal level and require re-sentencing of those currently on death row. The legislation comes after the U.S.

July 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today Congresswomen Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09), and Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) announced legislation that would prohibit the use of biometric recognition technology in most public and assisted housing units funded by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), protecting tenants from biased surveillance technology.

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July 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (D-IL) introduced the Payment Modernization Act of 2019.

July 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, following Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley's (MA-07) vote in favor of H.Res 246, Congresswoman Pressley issued the following statement. 

July 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, ahead of the September deadline to reauthorize funding for Community Health Centers (CHC), Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement reaffirming her commitment to ensure full funding for CHCs in the Massachuse

July 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In an op-ed published today in Teen Vogue, Congresswomen Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) and Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) highlight the economic benefits of closing the gender wage gap by raising the federal minimum wage for women across the United States.

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July 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressmembers Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Mark Pocan (D-WI), and Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), and Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), and Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Ranking Member of the Senate Banking Committee unveiled the Stop Wall Str

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