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Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), today, joined with House colleagues David Price (NC-04), Barbara Lee (CA-13) Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), John Yarmuth (KY-03), Gerry Connolly (VA-11), Peter Welch (VT-At Large), Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), and Earl Blumenauer (OR-3) in releasing the following joint statement on the announcement that the Trump Administration would seek …continue reading

Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) joined more than 35 of his colleagues to demand answers on the White House’s decision to carry out the airstrike against Qasem Soleimani and the national security strategy towards curbing Iran’s aggression and nuclear ambitions. “For the past 17 years, Americans have shouldered the …continue reading

Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) released the following statement in response to the United States’ airstrike in Iraq that killed Iranian Quds Force Commander Major General Qasem Soleimani and several high-level Iraqi militia officials. “Major General Qasem Soleimani was the architect of Iran’s proxy wars and unconventional warfare …continue reading