Press Releases

June 27, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) issued the following statement today on the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in two partisan gerrymandering cases involving Maryland and North Carolina:

June 27, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today announced that legislation he cosponsored to ensure members of the United States Coast Guard – our nation's fifth military service – receive paychecks, in the event of a federal government shutdown, was approved during a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (T&I) markup.

June 24, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), a co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on Vietnam, today issued the following statement regarding the sentencing in Vietnam of American citizen Michael Nguyen to 12 years in prison:

June 13, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today announced the online release of his policy essay, "The Ills of Gerrymandering and Independent Redistricting Commissions as the Solution," in the Harvard Journal on Legislation, one of the nation's premier legal journals focused on the analysis of legislation and the legislative process.

June 5, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and New Mexico Senator Tom Udall, are calling on President Trump to immediately mobilize the federal government to address the significant threat that mismanaged plastic waste poses to human health, public budgets, and to the sustainability of our waterways, oceans, and entire planet.

May 23, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today led 34 members of the California Democratic Congressional Delegation  expressing opposition to recent moves by the Trump Administration's Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to open millions of acres of federal lands in California to new oil and gas development. 

May 21, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and Senator Tom Udall of New Mexico are calling on President Trump to elevate the priority of tackling plastic pollution in international forums and show America's leadership in responding to this global crisis.

May 17, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today issued the following statement on the passage in the House of the Equality Act, comprehensive legislation to ban discrimination against LGBTQ individuals in public accommodations, housing, employment, and other core areas of daily life:

May 14, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) today introduced bipartisan legislation which will create a dedicated revenue source to direct more than $100 billion over ten years into rebuilding our crumbling national freight infrastructure and strengthen America's economic competitiveness.
 

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