While California families and communities continue to struggle to recover from the devastating wildfires that hit California last year, the President tweeted Wednesday that "Billions of dollars are sent to the State of California for Forest fires that, with proper Forest Management, would never happen.
Congressmen Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) today reintroduced a bipartisan House of Representatives resolution calling on the House to commit to the removal of political gerrymandering from congressional redistricting and to improve public confidence in our electoral process.
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today applauded the introduction yesterday of H.R. 1, a sweeping and comprehensive voting rights, election security, and anti-corruption legislative package named the For The People Act. HR1 includes key provisions to restore election integrity taken from the Congressman's previously introduced legislation, the Redistricting Reform Act.
The freshman class will be sworn in on January 3rd, 2019 when the First Session of the 116th United States Congress convenes.
Congressman Alan Lowenthal today joined with Congressman Lou Correa and Congressman-elect Harley Rouda in issuing the following statement regarding a Department of Homeland Security effort to renegotiate a 2008 agreement with Vietnam. The Administration's effort would result in Vietnam War-era immigrants from Vietnam being subject to deportation back to Vietnam: