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Sep 15, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – – The Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) will hold a press conference on Thursday, September 17th.  CHC Members will deliver a special message to the Latino community in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs September 15 through October 15.  CHC Chairwoman Linda Sánchez will lead the press conference and will be joined by other Members of the Caucus.

Jul 27, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chairwoman Linda T. Sánchez released the following statement on the ruling by U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee that family detention centers are in violation of the 1997 Flores vs. Meese settlement requiring immigrant children to be housed in the least restrictive environment.

Jul 22, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chairwoman Linda T. Sánchez released the following statement in anticipation of tomorrow’s vote on H.R. 3009, the “Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act.”

Jul 14, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) met with Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to discuss policy issues important to the Latino community.  The Secretary requested a meeting to hear firsthand from Congressional Hispanic Caucus Members about our priorities.  Today’s meeting took place on Capitol Hill in an official capacity.

Jul 8, 2015 Press Release
CHC Opposes Republican Legislation, H.R. 5

Washington, D.C. – Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chairwoman Linda T. Sánchez and the CHC Education Task Force Co-Chairs, Congressman Rubén Hinojosa and Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva, released the following statements in opposition to today’s H.R.

Jun 26, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (D-CA), a member of the Ways and Means Committee, today released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges making same-sex:

“Love wins!”

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Jun 25, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (D-CA), a member of the Ways and Means Committee, today released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s 6-3 decision in King v. Burwell:

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Jun 24, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC Today, Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40) joined seven of her fellow Democratic House Members – Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD-05), Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), Congresswoman Judy Chu (CA-27), Rep. Raúl Grijalva (AZ-03), Rep. Luis V.

Jun 24, 2015 Press Release
Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2015 Would Protect Americans’ Across the Nation from Discrimination in Voting

WASHINGTON (Wednesday, June 24, 2015) – Two years since the Supreme Court gutted core protections in the Voting Rights Act in Shelby County v.

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