Press Releases

February 8, 2021 Press Release
Justice for Incarcerated Moms Act Included in “Momnibus” Package on Black Maternal Health
February 5, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the hiring of Reverend Art Gordon to serve as Senior Advisor in the Congresswoman’s district office in Boston.

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February 4, 2021 Press Release
Over 325 civil rights, climate, health, labor, consumer rights, and student organizations have called on President Biden to take executive action to cancel student debt
February 4, 2021 Press Release
In January, Booker and Pressley urged Biden administration to adopt Baby Bonds proposal as an economic policy priority
February 1, 2021 Press Release
The Anti-Racism in Public Health Act would create a “Center on Anti-Racism in Health” at the CDC, strengthening the federal government’s ability to develop anti-racist health policy

Bill would also create a Law Enforcement Violence Prevention Program to apply a comprehensive public health approach to ending police brutality

January 28, 2021 Press Release
“The Biden-Harris administration must go further to meet this moment by making good on their promise to end the Hyde amendment and other harmful restrictions on abortion care access and commit to truly advancing reproductive justice in our nation.”

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Chair of the Abortion Rights and Access Task Force of the Pro-Choice Caucus, released the following statement on President Biden’s Executive Orders on reproductive healthcare:

January 28, 2021 Press Release
Lawmakers Call for HHS to Collect and Publish Demographic Data of Vaccine Recipients, Prioritize Hardest-Hit Communities
January 27, 2021 Press Release
“I remain gravely concerned that your administration’s vaccination and response plans continue to fall short of serving the needs of the communities most impacted...”
January 26, 2021 Press Release
Legislation will dismantle the prison to deportation pipeline and challenge deeply embedded racism in immigration laws

Lawmakers Unveiled the Legislation at a Virtual Presser This Afternoon

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