39th Congressional District

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Lt. Commander Jay Chen, candidate for Congress in California’s 39th Congressional District, released the following statement condemning Rep. Young Kim for voting against bipartisan background check bills, prioritizing the NRA over the vast majority of Americans, and endangering her constituents: “I’m sickened by the mass shooting rampage that took place …continue reading

featured graphic for Jay Chen for US Congress, California District 39, during COVID-19

Today Lt. commander Jay Chen, and candidate for Congress in California’s 39th Congressional District, released the following statement condemning Rep. Young Kim for refusing to support the bipartisan Equality Act, which would amend the 1964 Civil Rights Act to provide protections for LGBTQ individuals. “Yesterday, Representative Young Kim voted against …continue reading

featured graphic for Jay Chen for US Congress, California District 39, during COVID-19

Today, Lieutenant Commander Jay Chen’s campaign announced he has raised more than $200,000 in just 24 hours, following yesterday’s announcement of his campaign to run for Congress in California’s 39th Congressional District. “Lieutenant Commander Jay Chen’s record of putting service over partisan politics is desperately needed in Washington and our …continue reading

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Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) issued the following statement regarding California’s 39th Congressional District’s Election Night results. The Registrar of Voters for Orange, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino Counties are still counting votes. With over 200,000 ballots counted, the race has not been officially called. “In this unprecedented time …continue reading

On the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) announced the recipients of the 2nd Annual CA-39 Hispanic Heritage Month Award. Rep. Cisneros selected nine leaders across a range of industries, including education, healthcare, small business, public service, and volunteerism/local activism. “I am honored to …continue reading

Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) welcomes members of the 39th District to nominate outstanding Hispanic Americans in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. Individuals can be involved in public service, healthcare, small businesses, education, or volunteerism/local activism. The office is accepting nominees until Friday, October 2nd, and the form can …continue reading

Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) praised the unanimous, bipartisan House passage of the bipartisan Strengthening America’s Strategic National Stockpile Act. Rep. Cisneros joined his Republican and Democratic House colleagues to introduce this legislative package, which would reduce America’s dependence on foreign sources of critical medical supplies the country …continue reading

Young Kim for Congress released their second television ad of the 2020 election, highlighting recent revelations of Gil Cisneros’ seedy financial dealings during the heart of the COVID-19 pandemic and profiting from holdings in Pharma companies despite claiming to want to lower prescription drug costs. Following a private Congressional briefing, …continue reading

This week, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) joined the U.S. Census Bureau during its 2020 Census Asian Week of Action to encourage the AAPI Community to participate in the census. It can be filled out by mail, phone, or online at https://2020census.gov/ and in 13 different languages, including English, …continue reading