Press Releases

March 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – In honor of the 9th anniversary of President Obama signing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) released the following statement:

March 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) and 47 House members sent a bipartisan letter to Chairwoman Nita Lowey and Ranking Member Kay Granger urging the House Appropriations Committee to include back pay for federal contractor employees in upcoming government funding legislation.

March 7, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Today on the floor of the House of Representatives Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) introduced an amendment to H.R. 1, the For The People Act.

March 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) issued a statement denouncing the hateful rhetoric and death threats directed towards Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN):


March 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON  – Ahead of debate in the House of Representatives on H.R.

March 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Following the passage of H.R. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019, and H.R. 1112, the Enhanced Background Checks Act, two long-overdue, bipartisan gun violence prevention bills, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement:

February 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, at the Committee on Oversight and Reform’s public hearing with Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) questioned Mr. Cohen about his knowledge of the misdealings of the Trump Foundation.

February 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON — In response to the Trump Administration’s elimination of critical reproductive health services provided by the Title X program, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement:

Let me be crystal clear: reproductive rights are human rights.

February 17, 2019 Press Release
The Cambridge protest is part of a national day of mobilization in response to Trump undermining democracy to further his racist agenda.


February 17, 2019 Press Release
“I know a monument to hate is not going to keep us any safer.”

WASHINGTON - Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) joined host of AM Joy Joy Reid to discuss President Trump’s reckless declaration of a National Emergency.