Press Releases

September 26, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) joined with nine of his House colleagues today to mark the fifth anniversary of the forced disappearance of 43 students from Ayotzinapa, Guerrero, Mexico by sending a letter to the Mexican government offering support for President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s recent efforts to bring truth and justice to the families.
September 24, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today issued the following statement regarding the impeachment of President Donald Trump.
September 17, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee’s Energy and Mineral Resources subcommittee, today introduced H.R.4346, the Bonding Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2019, legislation that will increase the amount of bond that oil and gas developers must post before being allowed to drill on public land leased from the federal government.
September 12, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), a senior member of the House Natural Resources Committee, and Chair of the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources, today issued the following statement after passage of H.R.1146, the Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act.
September 11, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal today applauded the passage by the House of two bills aimed at protecting our nation’s oceans and coastlines from the potential economic and environmental devastation posed by expanded offshore oil drilling.
September 10, 2019 Press Release
Today, Congress Members Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), Doris Matsui (CA-06), Billy Long (MO-07), and Rob Wittman (VA-01) issued the following statements applauding House passage of H.R. 1768, the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA)
August 12, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today issued the following statement regarding the Trump Administration's proposed changes to the foundational U.S. conservation law, the Endangered Species Act (ESA):

July 25, 2019 Press Release
Congressmen Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and Mark Pocan (WI-02) today joined with 27 of their House colleagues to introduce a House Resolution honoring the 71th Anniversary of Human Rights Day and the 1948 ratification by the United Nations of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR).

July 16, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and Congressman Steve Chabot (OH-01), co-chairs of the Congressional Cambodia Caucus, today applauded the bipartisan passage of legislation which will enact sanctions on Cambodian government officials responsible for undermining democracy in the Southeast Asian nation.

June 27, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) issued the following statement today on the U.S. Supreme Court ruling regarding the Trump Administration efforts to include a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. Census:

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