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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.

September 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCHoy, la congresista Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) anunció que el Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos (HHS en inglés) otorgó casi $400,000 para programas de salud comunitarios en el distrito 29 de Texas en el Congreso.

 

September 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded nearly $400,000 for community health programs in the Texas 29th Congressional District.

 

September 6, 2019 Press Release

HOUSTON, TX — La congresista Sylvia Garcia tuvo un foro público sobre temas de inmigración esta noche, 21 de agosto del 2019, donde informó a sus constituyentes sobre su trabajo legislativo en Washington, DC abogando por las comunidades de inmigrantes y latinas en el distrito 29 de Texas en el Congreso.

September 6, 2019 Press Release

HOUSTON, TX — Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia hosted an Immigration Forum today, August 21st, 2019, where she updated constituents on her work in Washington, DC advocating for Latino and immigrant communities in the Texas 29th Congressional District.

August 16, 2019 Press Release

HOUSTON, TX. – House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) has announced the House Judiciary Committee will return to Washington before the end of the Congressional District work period to address the issue of gun violence prevention.

August 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON On Wednesday, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, will convene a field hearing to examine the Los Angeles homelessness crisis.

July 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Immigrant communities are living in fear as result of policies that threaten their families.

The best way to be prepared against these threats is to know your rights.

July 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Comunidades de inmigrantes viven con miedo como resuelto de las políticas que amenazan a sus familias.

La mejor manera de estar preparada para estas amenazas es conocer tus derechos.

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In The News

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

WASHINGTON.— Las elecciones legislativas de 2018 dejaron algo claro que Texas, un fuerte bastión republicano, se perfila ahora como un estado clave para las presidenciales de 2020, por lo que ambos partidos protagonizan allí una lucha feroz por el voto hispano.

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.

September 12, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON.— Las elecciones legislativas de 2018 dejaron algo claro que Texas, un fuerte bastión republicano, se perfila ahora como un estado clave para las presidenciales de 2020, por lo que ambos partidos protagonizan allí una lucha feroz por el voto hispano.

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.

September 11, 2019 In The News

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September 11, 2019 In The News

El Partido Nacional Demócrata afirma que escogió ese centro de estudios en específico para realizar su tercer debate por lo que representa en términos de diversidad. El 78% de sus 10,000 estudiantes son afroamericanos, mientras el 7% son hispanos.

 

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