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September 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) was joined by her colleagues in the House of Representatives to pass her bill, the PCAOB Whistleblower Protection Act of 2019.

September 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — La Congresista Sylvia García (TX-29) emitío la siguiente declaración del Mes de la Herencia Hispana.

 

September 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC —Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) issued the following statement in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.

 

September 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — El Comité Judicial de la Cámara de Representantes ha estado investigando a el presidente Donald Trump por obstrucción de justicia, corrupción y abuso de poder.

September 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — The House Judiciary Committee has been investigating President Trump for obstruction of justice, corruption, and abuse of power during the spring.

September 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Mañana, el viernes 6 de septiembre del 2019, el Subcomité de Inmigración y Ciudadanía del Comité Jurídico tendrá una audiencia pública en El Paso, TX.

September 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Tomorrow, Friday, September 6th, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship will hold a field hearing in El Paso, TX, Chaired by Rep. Zoe Lofgren.

September 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Tomorrow, Wednesday, September 4th, 2019, the House Financial Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee will hold a field hearing in Houston, TX, Chaired by Rep. Al Green.

September 6, 2019 Press Release

HOUSTON, TX — Earlier today, the Trump Administration unveiled a new regulation that will replace the Flores Agreement, a court-ordered consent decree that limits how long migrant children can be detained in detention facilities. This new regulation will fundamentally allow the U.S. government to indefinitely detain migrant children caught crossing the border.

September 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) announced that Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is awarding nearly $16 million for continued Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts.

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In The News

September 21, 2019 In The News

The United States Postal Service has temporarily suspended activity at multiple Houston-area facilities until further notice due to the impact of Tropical Storm Imelda.

September 20, 2019 In The News

The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing Sept. 18 on oversight of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), examining specifically whether to reauthorize four provisions of the act set to expire in December. One could be forgiven for missing the hearing amidst the deluge of news this week.

September 20, 2019 In The News

A new Congressional bill proposes to offer cash bounties to people who voluntarily provide original information on potential audit-related violations to the U.S. regulator of audit firms.

September 18, 2019 In The News

IT’S IMPOSSIBLE to truly make an informed judgment or assessment about how HOUSE DEMOCRATS’ JUDICIARY hearing with COREY LEWANDOWSKI went Tuesday. Because no one has any idea what the party’s end goal is.

September 18, 2019 In The News

When Donald Trump announced his candidacy for presidency back in June 2015, he did so by calling Mexicans criminals and rapists and promising a Great Wall.

September 18, 2019 In The News

El 16 de julio de 2015, Donald Trump anunció su candidatura a la presidencia de los Estados Unidos. Él lanzó su campaña llamando a los mexicanos criminales y violadores y prometiendo un gran muro, un símbolo racista para demonizar a las comunidades latinas e inmigrantes en vez de mantener el país seguro.

September 18, 2019 In The News

For Part Two of BELatina’s Hispanic Heritage Month series “Know Your Latina Congresswomen,” we’re highlighting a few of the Latinas who are helming “majority-minority” communities, all of which happen to be located in Southern California. 

September 13, 2019 In The News

Texas is increasingly becoming a “battleground state” as Democrats are hopeful of winning statewide offices and even Texas’ 38 electoral votes in the next presidential election.

On Friday, Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez joined local Hispanic Democrats for an outreach event at Talento Bilingüe in Houston’s East End, called “Cafecito con Politics.”

September 12, 2019 In The News

HOUSTON — With the Democratic presidential debate just days away, there was excitement in the air at the Harris County Democratic Party's Monday morning staff meeting. But Chairwoman Lillie Schechter urged her troops to keep their eyes on the prize: November 2020.

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