“These first 100 days have been a learning experience for both me and my staff. It certainly is different from being in the State Legislature. At the State level, the emphasis was on legislating; for freshman legislators at the Federal level, there is more emphasis on constituent services and dealing with the big issues facing our country,” Congressman Alan Lowenthal said.
On the same day that the United States Supreme Court heard arguments regarding the constitutionality of California's Proposition 8, Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) is displaying the rainbow Pride flag outside his Washington, D.C. and district offices in support of LGBT Americans and marriage equality.
Congressman Alan Lowenthal released the following statement on his vote against the Republican-supported House budget and his support of Democratic alternatives:
Congressman Alan Lowenthal on Tuesday sent a letter to leaders in the United States Senate asking them to oppose cuts to a critical youth program in California's 47th District.
Congressman Alan Lowenthal released the following statement today in response to comments made Sunday by Afghan President Hamid Karzai:
Seeking to prevent a government shutdown that would impact services for millions of Americans, Congressman Alan Lowenthal on Wednesday voted to support the 'Continuing Resolution.'
Representative-elect Alan Lowenthal has been appointed to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. The appointment was approved by the Democratic Caucus and announced Thursday by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.