Press Releases

May 8, 2020 Press Release
Invest in Child Safety Act creates mandatory funding to quadruple DOJ child exploitation prosecutors, add 100 new FBI agents and 65 positions at NCMEC to respond to online sex abuse

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representative Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) today introduced legislation to confront online child exploitation and reverse a decade of underfunding key enforcement and prevention efforts. 

May 8, 2020 Press Release

PALO ALTO, CA — Today, Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) announced that three Community Health Centers in San Jose and the Counties of San Mateo, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz were awarded grant funding totaling $1,922,979 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to expand testing and testing-related activities in our communities.

May 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) announced plans to hold a hearing next week to examine the whistleblower complaint filed by Dr. Rick Bright, former director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA).

May 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA), Health Subcommittee Ranking Member Michael C.

May 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Representative Donna Shalala (FL-27) today sent a letter to the Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Seema Verma demanding answers about the agency’s efforts to stop the spiraling COVID-19 death toll among nursing home residents.

May 1, 2020 Press Release
Members Repeatedly Urged ICANN to Keep Nonprofit Domains Out of the Hands of Private Equity Firm

Washington, D.C. – Representative Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18), Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), and colleagues today applauded the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for blocking the sale of the .org registry to a little-known venture capital firm, Ethos Capital.

May 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) and Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (IN-05) introduced the Prescription for American Drug Independence Act.

April 23, 2020 Press Release

Palo Alto, CA – Today, Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) released the following statement following the FCC’s 5-0 vote to allocate 1,200 MHz of spectrum in the 6 GHz band for unlicensed uses, such as Wi-Fi:

April 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo led a bipartisan group of 41 Members of Congress in sending a letter to the Federal Reserve and Department of the Treasury urging them to modify the Main Street Lending Program to allow more startups and emerging businesses to participate in this program.

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