Press Releases

December 11, 2020 Press Release
“I urge my colleagues in the Legislature to reject any and all amendments that will weaken the bill and implore the Governor to sign it into law without delay.”

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement on Governor’s proposed amendments to the Massachusetts police reform legislation:

December 10, 2020 Press Release
Bernard is Scheduled to be Executed at 6:00PM ET This Evening

WASHINGTON – In an op-ed published today in The Appeal, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) called on Donald Trump and t

December 10, 2020 Press Release
“We call on Baker to sign the bill as is, without amending the provisions regarding no-knock warrants. The cost of failing to act is far too high.”

WASHINGTON – Today, in a joint op-ed published in the Boston Globe, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins, State Representative Liz Miranda, and Tanisha Sullivan, President of the NAACP Boston Bran

December 9, 2020 Press Release
“The Army must confront these deep and systemic issues swiftly and take decisive action to implement the systemic reforms called for in the report.”

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), a member of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, released the following statement on the firing and suspension of more than a dozen Army leaders at Fort Hood and release of an independent report detailing the dysfunction on the military base.

December 8, 2020 Press Release
“It is clear that the legal right to an abortion has never been enough and it is incumbent upon us to ensure that our policies and our budgets affirm the dignity and worth of all people, no exceptions.”
December 8, 2020 Press Release
“It seems the Immigration Court could be ordering children removed from the United States for failure to comply with orders that are unjustifiable and, in many cases, inapplicable to the child’s case.”
December 4, 2020 Press Release
Historic Legislation Would Set Nation on Pathway to Restorative Justice and Healing

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) today issued the following statement on the House passage of the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act: