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October 22, 2020 Press Release

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 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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January 30, 2014 In The News
The birthday party will serve as a means to celebrate the past and look forward to the next 150 years, including the Caltrain Modernization Program.

By Laura Dudnick

Caltrain is celebrating 150 years of rail service on the Peninsula with a traveling birthday party this Saturday.

January 30, 2014 In The News
By Aimee Lewis Strain

Caltrain is celebrating 150 years of rail service on the Peninsula with a traveling birthday party this Saturday.

The party will begin with a 9 a.m. plaque dedication at the San Francisco station at Fourth and King Streets and conclude with a community festival in Santa Clara.

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A federal court on Tuesday overthrew federal rules to enforce what is known as network neutrality, the principle that all Internet traffic should receive free and equal service. Now, with those rules on ice, Internet carriers such as Verizon and Comcast can charge websites for faster service—or even block some data from entering all together.

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By Kate Tummarello

A House Democrat who represents Silicon Valley on Tuesday slammed a business move by AT&T that she says threatens the openness of the Internet.

Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) took aim at AT&T’s new “Sponsored Data” program, which will allow websites and applications to pay for preferred access.

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