Congresswoman Anna Eshoo

Representing the 18th District of California

Press Releases

February 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) held a two-panel hearing on the Administration’s budget proposal for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the response to the novel coronavirus outbreak, formally known as COVID-19.

February 26, 2020 Press Release
Eshoo, Lofgren Privacy Bill Receives Only ‘A’ Rating from Civil Liberties Leader

WASHINGTON, D.C.--- Today, 15 privacy and technology experts and organizations announced they support the Online Privacy Act, H.R. 4978, a bold and comprehensive reform bill authored by Silicon Valley Congresswomen Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Zoe Lofgren (CA-19).

February 13, 2020 Press Release
FCC Ignores Responsibility as Russia Prepares to Meddle in 2020 Elections

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Reps. Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Mike Doyle (PA-18) led a letter criticizing Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai for failing to enforce the Commission’s rules to clearly identify Russian propaganda aired on U.S. radio stations.

 

February 13, 2020 Press Release
Reps. Eshoo & Lofgren’s Online Privacy Act & Sen. Gillibrand’s Data Protection Act Both Create a New Federal Privacy Agency

WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Silicon Valley Congresswomen Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Zoe Lofgren (CA-19), authors of the Online Privacy Act of 2019, reacted to the introduction of the Data Protection Act by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY).

February 12, 2020 Press Release

[WASHINGTON, DC] – Today, U.S. Representative Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) and U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Edward J. Markey (D-MA) released the statement below after the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced new guidelines for online influencers that endorse products or advertise to children:

 

February 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) released the following statement regarding President Trump's budget proposal:

February 7, 2020 Press Release
Congresswoman Calls on Health and Human Services Secretary to Negotiate Employment Contracts in Good Faith

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) led 107 Members of Congress in writing to Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Alex Azar urging the Department to return to the bargaining table and negotiate employment contracts in good faith with unions representing HHS employees.

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February 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-Calif.), chair of the Health Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee, and Congressman Greg Gianforte (R-Mont.) introduced legislation to expand telehealth services throughout the country.

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February 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) announced today that San Jose resident Diane Borrison will join her as a special guest at the State of the Union in Washington, D.C., on February 4, 2020. Ms. Borrison is a 13-year survivor of pancreatic cancer and a Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) advocate.

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January 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) questioned PG&E CEO Bill Johnson about the utility’s widespread intentional blackouts at an Energy and Commerce hearing on the impact of wildfires on the power sector and the environment.

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