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Chairwoman Roybal-Allard Statement at DHS Appropriations Hearing on Securing Federal Networks and State Election Systems
March 13, 2019
House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chairwoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) led the subcommittee’s hearing today about securing federal networks and state election systems. The witness was Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Director Christopher Krebs. The chairwoman’s opening statement, as prepared, is below. I welcome everyone to the third Department of Homeland Security subcommittee hearing of the 116th Congress; and a special welcome to our witness today, Direct... More
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Speaker Pelosi, Reps. Roybal-Allard, Velázquez, and Clarke Introduce Dream and Promise Act to Protect Dreamers and Recipients of TPS and DED
March 12, 2019
Today, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) and Congresswomen Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), Nydia Velázquez (NY-07), and Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09)announced the introduction of H.R. 6, the Dream and Promise Act. Speaker Pelosi has the power to assign the bill numbers H.R. 1 through H.R. 10 for this Congress, and the Dream and Promise Act’s designation as H.R. 6 underscores its status as a priority of the House Majority. The bill is the 116th Congress’s version of the Dream Act, a bill which has bee... More
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Chairwoman Roybal-Allard Statement at DHS Appropriations Hearing on Disaster Recovery
March 12, 2019
House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chairwoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) led the subcommittee’s hearing today regarding an update on recovery efforts for 2017 and 2018 disasters. The witness was Federal Emergency Management Agency Acting Administrator Peter Gaynor. The chairwoman’s opening statement, as prepared, is below. I welcome everyone to the first Department of Homeland Security Subcommittee hearing with the Federal Emergency Management Agency of the 116th Congress. I ... More
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Chairwoman Roybal-Allard Statement at DHS Appropriations Hearing on DHS Office of Inspector General
March 6, 2019
House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chairwoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) held her first hearing today as the subcommittee’s chairwoman. The hearing’s subject was the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General, and the hearing’s witness was DHS Acting Inspector General John V. Kelly. The chairwoman’s opening statement, as prepared, is below. I welcome everyone to the first Department of Homeland Security Subcommittee hearing of the 116th Congress, and my... More
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Rep. Roybal-Allard and Sen. Murray Reintroduce SAFE Act to Empower Survivors of Domestic Violence
February 28, 2019
Today, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), the vice chair of the House Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittee, and Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), the ranking member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, reintroduced the Security and Financial Empowerment (SAFE) Act to help break down economic barriers for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. The SAFE Act builds on legislation like the Violence A... More
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