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Rep. Roybal-Allard Hails Housing Wins in FY 2022 THUD Appropriations Bill
July 16, 2021
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) today celebrated the inclusion of housing measures that will benefit California’s 40th Congressional District in the fiscal year 2022 Transportation, HUD Appropriations bill. The bill was passed today by the full Appropriations Committee on a vote of 33 to 24. For fiscal year 2022, which begins on October 1, 2021, the bill provides funding of $84.1 billion, an increase of $8.7 billion – more than 11 percent – above 2021. This i... More
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Vice Chairwoman Roybal-Allard, Appropriations Committee Pass FY 2022 Labor, HHS, Education Funding Bill
July 16, 2021
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), Vice Chairwoman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, and the House Appropriations Committee approved the fiscal year 2022 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS) funding bill on a vote of 33 to 25. The legislation passed in the Labor-HHS Appropriations Subcommittee on Monday. For 2022, the bill provides $253.8 ... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Statement on Federal Judge Declaring DACA Illegal, Halting New Applications
July 16, 2021
Washington, D.C. – Today, a federal judge in Texas issued a ruling that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), the Obama-era program protecting certain undocumented immigrants from deportation, is illegal and blocking new applications. U.S. Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), the original co-author of the DREAM Act and the Member of Congress representing the highest number of DACA-eligible youth, issued the following statement: “Today, a Texas judge tragically struck down the D... More
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Vice Chair Roybal-Allard Opening Statement at Full Committee Markup of FY 2022 Labor, HHS, Education Funding Bill
July 15, 2021
Washington, D.C. – This morning, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Vice Chair Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) delivered the following remarks (as prepared) at the Appropriations Committee's markup of the fiscal year 2022 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies funding bill, livestreaming at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BD1KnPAs4Es: “I rise in support of this bill, and I thank Chairwoman DeLauro for he... More
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Chairwoman Roybal-Allard Opening Statement at Full Committee Markup of FY 2022 Homeland Security Funding Bill
July 13, 2021
Washington, D.C. – This morning, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security Chairwoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) delivered the following remarks (as prepared) at the Appropriations Committee's markup of the fiscal year 2022 Homeland Security funding bill, livestreaming at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OJaDAyWD1iM “Let me begin by thanking Ranking Member Fleischmann for his input and collaboration in putting together the bill before us. It has been a pleasure working with him ov... More
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