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November 6, 2021 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) joined his House colleagues last night in taking two critical steps toward fulfilling President Biden’s agenda: passage of a major transportation bill, and advancing the $1.75 trillion Build Back Better (BBB) Act forward.

October 22, 2021 Press Release

In light of recent surges in cargo volumes through the neighboring ports of Long Beach (POLB) and Los Angeles (POLA), today Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and Congresswoman Nanette Barragán (CA-44), called on Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi to retain critical components of the Build Back Better (BBB) Act that would help address the environmental impact of the goods movem

October 18, 2021 Press Release

The following is the "as prepared" opening statement of Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) at the October 18, 2021 House of Representatives Joint Oversight and Investigations and Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee Hearing: “Southern California Oil Leak: Investigating the Immediate Effects on Communities, Businesses, and the Environment.”


October 15, 2021 Press Release

Building on President Joe Biden's announcement yesterday of sweeping action to strengthen critical supply chain capacity at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach by moving to 24/7 operations, Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), today, sent a letter to Pierpass CEO John Cushing proposing further reforms to ease congestion and encourage the more efficient movement of goods at

October 14, 2021 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today applauded the Army Corps of Engineers for giving final approval to the Port of Long Beach (POLB) Deep Draft Navigation project, setting in motion a nearly $160 million Army Corps construction program to expand shipping and navigation channels at the Port of Long Beach.

October 8, 2021 Press Release

In response to the oil spill off the Southern California coast, Congressmen Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and Mike Levin (CA-49) today led a letter signed by 77 House colleagues urging House leadership to ensure the Build Back Better Act retains provisions to

October 4, 2021 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal, chair of the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources (EMR), is calling for a coordinated multi-agency Biden Administration investigation into the major oil spill over the weekend along the coast of Orange County, California.

October 3, 2021 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal ((CA-47), whose district includes Long Beach, CA and parts of Orange County, CA, today issued the following statement regarding a major oil spill off the coast of Orange County:

September 29, 2021 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), today, applauded the Department of Interior (DOI) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s (FWS) announced issuance of a final and formal revocation of the Trump Administration's January 7, 2021, regulation that limited the scope of the century-old Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA), one of our nation's foundational conservation laws.


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October 15, 2020 In The News

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