Press Releases

October 22, 2020 Press Release
Judge Amy Coney Barrett wrote decision in similar case taking anti-consumer view, which if adopted by Supreme Court would lead to countless more robocalls to Americans’ cell phones

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA), Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), and 19 members of the U.S. House and Senate filed an amicus brief today urging the Supreme Court to uphold a circuit court decision that ensures telemarketers cannot robocall consumers without consent, in line with congressional intent.

October 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) and Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA) announced the Preventing Unwarranted Communications Shutdowns Act, a bipartisan bill to limit presidential powers to control or shut down communications networks, including the internet.

October 21, 2020 Press Release
Federal court required FCC to protect public safety after Santa Clara County lawsuit

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Anna G.

October 20, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Congressman Tom Malinowski (NJ-7) introduced the Protecting Americans from Dangerous Algorithms Act, legislation to hold large social media platforms accountable for their algorithmic amplification of harmful, radicalizing content that leads to offline violence.

October 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA), Congressman Bobby L. Rush (D-IL), and Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) sent a letter urging the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB), an independent federal agency, to investigate allegations that government agencies have been surveilling recent Black Lives Matter protests.

October 9, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA – Representative Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) released the following statement today in response to the shelling of the Holy Savior Cathedral, a historic Armenian Apostolic cathedral in the Republic of Artsakh:

October 8, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA – Representative Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) announced today that the deadline to apply for federal assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Small Business Administration (SBA) has been extended to November 21st for ten counties in California, including San Mateo, Santa Clara, and Santa Cruz Counties.

October 6, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA – Representative Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) released the following statement today after President Trump announced his administration is suspending negotiations with House Democrats on a new coronavirus relief bill:

October 6, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA – Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) released the following statement today after reports that the White House is blocking new guidelines from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the emergency authorization of a COVID-19 vaccine:

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