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.
WASHINGTON – Today, during the House of Representative’s consideration of H.R.
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
BOSTON — Today, 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
BOSTON - Congresswoman 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.
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:
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.
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
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.
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