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July 18, 2024

Pressley, Boston Medical Center Celebrate $370K For Victims of Violence

July 18, 2024

Pressley, Markey Introduce Environmental Health in Prisons Act

July 16, 2024

In Hearing, Pressley Underscores Impact of Urban Heat Islands on Lower-Income Communities

July 15, 2024

Pressley, Nunn, Underwood Introduce Bill to Improve Access to Maternal Healthcare

July 11, 2024

Pressley Joins Paid Leave for All, Colleagues in Day of Action for National Paid Family and Medical Leave Policy

July 10, 2024

WATCH: Pressley, Paid Leave for All, Advocates Keep Up Fight for National Paid Leave Policy

July 03, 2024

Pressley Wins Prestigious ‘Democracy Award’ for Constituent Accountability & Accessibility

June 29, 2024

Pressley in Hearing: Project Labor Agreements are Essential to Economic and Racial Justice

High summer temperatures are impacting us all. 

And urban heat islands in my district are 10-15 degrees hotter than neighboring communities.

We need the @EPA’s essential work to continue combatting this threat to our lives and our planet.
I was my mother’s caregiver during her battle with leukemia.
 
I can’t imagine the heartbreak of losing the job I loved while also losing a parent who loved me so deeply — but that’s the reality for far too many.
 
We must pass @PaidLeaveforAll & build a just America that cares for our people.
In a just America, we would care for our people.

But today, too many people have to choose between a paycheck and caring for a loved one or welcoming a new baby.

While we fight to #PassPaidLeave, let me hear from you:

What has no paid leave cost you or your family?
Black women earn 66 cents for every $1 paid to white men.

The wage gap isn’t just a number—it’s a damning economic injustice.

On Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, we continue our fight to close the pay gap and build an economy that pays us what we’re owed.