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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 Statement at Subcommittee Markup of FY 2019 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
July 19, 2018
Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), the ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee, delivered the following statement today at the subcommittee’s markup of the Fiscal Year 2019 Homeland Security Appropriations bill: Chairman Yoder, I am happy to join you at your first markup as chairman of the Homeland Security Subcommittee; you have certainly hit the ground running. I look forward to building the same kind of good working relationship with you that I ha... More
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Reps. Roybal-Allard & Lowey Statement on House Republicans’ Latest Border Wall Boondoggle
July 18, 2018
House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Nita Lowey (NY-17) and Homeland Security Subcommittee Ranking Member Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) released the following statement after House Republicans unveiled a Homeland Security appropriations bill that includes nearly $5 billion to fund President Trump’s border wall: “The inclusion of $5 billion for President Trump’s border wall in House Republicans’ Homeland Security bill is an extreme example of wasteful spending prompted by a seeming need ... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Statement on Republican ICE Resolution
July 18, 2018
Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), the ranking member of the House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee and the co-chair of the Women’s Working Group on Immigration Reform, released the following statement about her “Present” vote on H. Res. 990, a Republican resolution regarding U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): “Today's ICE resolution from House Republicans was another pointless political stunt designed to distract from the horrific Trump immigration policies, ... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Visits Separated Immigrant Children at East LA Facility
July 9, 2018
Today, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) visited an Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded facility in her congressional district, Nuevo Amanecer Latino Children’s Services, which serves some of the immigrant children who have been separated from their families as part of the Trump Administration’s family separation policy at the border. Congresswoman Roybal-Allard, a member of the Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations Subcommittee (which oversees ORR funding) and the ranking member ... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard Celebrates Immigrant Heritage Month
June 28, 2018
Today, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) released the following video in celebration of Immigrant Heritage Month: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t4Z_kDXjYWY The text of her remarks follows: “Hello, I am Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard. “June is Immigrant Heritage Month. It is the time we pay special homage to the contributions immigrants make and have made to our country throughout our history. “I am proud to represent the residents of California’s 40th Congressional District. The... More
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