Press Releases

September 10, 2020 Press Release
Bipartisan disaster bill ready for consideration on the House Floor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representatives Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Mike Thompson (CA-05) announced today that the bipartisan PHONE Act was adopted by the full Energy and Commerce Committee and is ready for a vote on the floor by the full House of Representatives.

September 10, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA – Today, 20 Members of Congress from the California Delegation issued a joint statement regarding the application for rehearing (Rulemaking 18-03-011) that was recently filed by wireless carriers at the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).

August 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representative Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) sent a letter to Director of National Intelligence and the Director of the National Security Agency (NSA) today expressing deep concern regarding recently released allegations that Edward Snowden surveilled communications of Congress while he was a contractor at the NSA.

August 26, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA – Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) released the following statement today after reports that the CDC was pressured by Trump Administration officials to change COVID-19 testing guidelines to exclude people who do not have symptoms, even if they’ve recently been exposed to COVID-19:

August 22, 2020 Press Release
Declaration will unlock vital federal resources to combat fires, help families and communities rebuild

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representative Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the State of California’s request for a Major Disaster Declaration for San Mateo and Santa Cruz Counties, which will provide disaster relief funding for individuals and state and local governments.

August 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representatives Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18), Jerry McNerney (CA-09), and Doris Matsui (CA-06) sent a letter today to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai requesting a briefing about the communications-related impacts of the wildfires and rolling blackouts in California.

August 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Representatives Anna Eshoo (CA-18), Mike Thompson (CA-05), John Garamendi (CA-03), Jared Huffman (CA-02), Doug LaMalfa (CA-01), Jimmy Panetta (CA-20) and 26 other Republicans and Democrats in the California delegation, including Speaker Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) wrote to the President today asking him to immediately grant

August 18, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA—Representative Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) held a press conference today at the Hamilton Avenue Post Office to call on the Trump Administration to immediately end its campaign of sabotage against the U.S. Postal Service. Representative Eshoo announced that she will return to Washington, D.C.

August 16, 2020 Press Release

Palo Alto, CA – Today, Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) sent a letter to California Attorney General Becerra, urging him to open a criminal investigation of Postmaster General DeJoy to determine whether California laws have been violated by taking recent actions to hamper the state’s vote by mail efforts.

August 14, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA – Representative Anna G. Eshoo released the following statement today celebrating the 85th anniversary of the Social Security Act, which was signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on August 14, 1935:

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