The Access to Counsel Act of 2021 would ensure that U.S. citizens, green card holders, and others coming to the United States with valid travel documents may contact a lawyer or a family member if held by CBP for more than an hour.
I spoke on the House floor today during the debate on H.R. 1333, the NO BAN Act. It prohibits discrimination in immigration matters on the basis of religion and limits the authority of the Executive Branch to issue overly broad travel bans in the future.
I joined MSNBC's The Week with Joshua Johnson this weekend to talk about the recent shooting of 13yo Adam Toledo and the continued need to reform police and enact gun control laws.
This week, Congress was back in Washington. We voted on several pieces of legislation, and marked our 100 days. I talk about some of our accomplishments in that time and give some other updates on COVID and other topics.
This week, I review a busy week of committee hearings, including the #BigTech
During today's hearing with Facebook, Google, and Twitter CEOs, I asked about their platforms' involvement with the organization of the attack on the U.S. Capitol on January 6th.
CEOs from Facebook, Google, and Twitter testified before a joint hearing of the Consumer Protection and the Communications Subcommittees. I co-chaired the hearing and offered these opening remarks.
I participated in the Health Subcommittee hearing on the impacts of the #AffordableCareAct
During the full committee debate on the LIFT America Act, I focused on the public health infrastructure aspects of the bill, including community health centers.
n this week's update, I give updates on vaccines and COVID's local impact. I also discuss the recent rise hate crimes against the Asian community, the future of the filibuster, the introduction of Medicare for All, and honor Carol Mosley Braun for Women's History Month.