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Congresswoman Roybal-Allard speaks at an LA River Day celebration on Capitol Hill, as Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti looks on.

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Rep. Roybal-Allard Celebrates Federal Funds to Help Local Communities During Coronavirus Pandemic
April 2, 2020
Today, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) celebrated announcements of new federal funding to help our communities during the coronavirus pandemic: • The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has announced that the Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim area will receive $1.2 billion in federal funding allocations to the transit industry under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which passed the House last week and is now law. The CARES Act directs the FTA to allocate ... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Applauds Passage of Historic Families & Workers-First Coronavirus Legislation and Its Emergency Relief for California
March 27, 2020
Today, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) applauded the House’s passage of historic Families and Workers-First legislation, which then went to the president’s desk for his signature. “I am proud to support the CARES Act, a historic piece of legislation, as part of House Democrats’ ongoing effort to bring urgently needed relief to families, workers, and small businesses in our 40th District and across America,” said Rep. Roybal-Allard. “While this legislation is a crucial step in the rig... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Celebrates HHS Grants to CA-40 Health Centers
March 27, 2020
Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) celebrated the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) awarding of grants totaling $634,033 to 40th Congressional District health centers as part of fiscal year 2020 coronavirus supplemental funding for health centers. The grants were awarded to AltaMed Health Services Corporation, Universal Community Health Center, Family Health Care Centers of Greater Los Angeles, Inc., South Central Family Health Center, Central Neighborhood Health Found... More
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Chairwoman Roybal-Allard Highlights FEMA Efforts to Help California Fight Coronavirus
March 22, 2020
Today, House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chairwoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) highlighted Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) efforts to assist California in fighting the COVID-19 coronavirus, including more than $32 million in FEMA funding to help California’s State Emergency Operations Center fight the coronavirus, as well as FEMA Administrator Peter Gaynor’s announcement that the hospital ship USNS Mercy will be sent to Los Angeles. Chairwoman Roybal-Allard overse... More
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Chairwoman Roybal-Allard Statement on Travel Restrictions
March 21, 2020
House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chairwoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) issued the following statement about President Trump’s announcements restricting travel with Mexico and Canada: “I have spoken with Acting Homeland Security Secretary Wolf and have shared my concerns about how to best balance our responsibilities to control the spread of the COVID-19 virus with the responsibilities we have to protect those who are seeking protection from oppressive governments, including... More
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