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June 16, 2017Press Item
While the Trump Administration has announced it will continue President Obama’s #DACA, which marked its fifth anniversary this week, and allow DREAMers who were brought to this country as children to continue working here legally, his decision to end the DAPA program means that undocumented immigrant families will continue to live in fear of being split apart. 
June 16, 2017Press Item
This week, the House of Representatives came together in unity and bipartisanship following an attack at Wednesday’s practice for the annual Congressional Baseball Game.
June 15, 2017Press Item
It is appalling that the Commerce Department is changing the language of its equal opportunity policy statement to exclude LGBT Americans. 
June 15, 2017Press Item
Five years ago today, President Obama took action to protect DREAMers, using his executive authority to launch the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. 
June 15, 2017Press Item
“I want to thank the Senate for unanimously passing Senator Graham’s amendment reaffirming America’s commitment to NATO’s Article 5 collective defense agreement. 
June 14, 2017Press Item
My prayers today are with my friend Whip Steve Scalise and with all those who were injured in the shooting this morning, including the U.S. Capitol Police officers who courageously responded and saved lives.  
June 15, 2017Press Item
If Russian operatives were successful in hacking into servers in thirty-nine states connected to voting systems and elections personnel, we ought to be very concerned about the security of future elections.
June 12, 2017Press Item
It is already June, and Republicans in Congress have yet to even propose a budget resolution for the fiscal year starting in October.  
June 12, 2017Press Item
Once again, an American court has determined what we already know: that President Trump’s attempt to ban Muslims from entering this country is not only immoral but unconstitutional.
June 12, 2017Press Item
For the past seven years, Republicans have taken a number of steps to undermine the success of health insurance marketplaces. 
June 12, 2017Press Item
The voters who participated in Puerto Rico's status referendum expressed an unambiguous desire to continue seeking a future in common with the United States as an equal member of our union.  
June 9, 2017Press Item
I was honored to meet today with recipients of the National Endowment for Democracy award. 
June 9, 2017Press Item
This week, House Republicans passed the Wrong Choice Act, which would dismantle consumer protections and allow Wall Street to engage in the same kind of risky practices that led to the financial crisis in 2008. 
June 8, 2017Press Item
We need to keep in mind there are really two separate issues here. One is, what did the Russians do, who did they do it with, how were they trying to undermine our democracy and western democracies generally? 
June 9, 2017Press Item
Puerto Ricans will have an opportunity this weekend to choose the future status of their island. 
June 8, 2017Press Item
Former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony today was illustrative and alarming.