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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 Hispanic Heritage Month
September 15, 2017
Today, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), the first Mexican-American congresswoman and a member of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), released the following video in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RAnsiIT-7aQ Below is a copy of Rep. Roybal-Allard’s statement: “Hello, I’m Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard. This Hispanic Heritage Month, I’m proud to honor the history, culture, and achievements of our Latino communities. From contributing to the ... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Celebrates LA Winning 2028 Olympics and Paralympics
September 13, 2017
Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), a leading congressional advocate for the 2028 Los Angeles Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games, issued the following statement regarding today's International Olympic Committee (IOC) announcement that Los Angeles has been awarded the 2028 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games: “LA stands at the top of the Olympic victory stand once again! As the newly announced host of the XXXIVth Summer Olympic Games, this is a thrilling and historic day for LA and all ... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Speaks at Capitol Event to Support DREAMers and Defend DACA
September 6, 2017
Today, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), the lead House Democratic sponsor of the DREAM Act of 2017, the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee, and the co-chair of the Women’s Working Group on Immigration Reform, joined House and Senate Democrats at a U.S. Capitol event to support DREAMers and defend Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program President Trump has announced he will end in six months. In her remarks at the event, Congre... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Statement on President’s DACA Decision
September 5, 2017
Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee and the co-chair of the Women’s Working Group on Immigration Reform, issued the following statement about the president’s DACA decision: “The president’s action to end DACA in six months is outrageous. This is a heartbreaking day for our country, and for the bright young DACA recipients who know no home but America. Our country needs these young people and their talents mo... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Stands with DREAMERS, Defends DACA Program
August 31, 2017
Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee and the co-chair of the Women’s Working Group on Immigration Reform, issued the following statement as President Trump considers the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. “It is unconscionable and un-American that President Trump is even considering devastating the futures of the nearly 800,000 young Dreamers who are American in every way, bu... More
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