Press Releases

December 17, 2020 Press Release
“We must act to save lives now. The pandemic has not discriminated in its hardship, but it would seem compassion and empathy have.”
December 17, 2020 Press Release
Resolution Outlines Existing Executive Authority to Cancel Federal Student Loan Debt

Cancellation Would Reduce Racial Wealth Gap, Stimulate Economy, and Provide Much-Needed Economic Relief Amid Pandemic

December 15, 2020 Press Release
Biden Must End the Killing Spree, Sign Executive Order to Halt All Federal Executions and Prohibit His Department of Justice from Seeking Death Sentences
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