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Chairman Xavier Becerra on President Obama’s Immigration Reform Principles

January 29, 2013

WASHINGTON – Today, after President Barack Obama delivered remarks outlining his principles for immigration reform, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement: “In the twenty years that I’ve served in the U.S. House of Representatives, the landscape for reforming our long-broken immigration system has never been as promising […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra Announces Senior Staff for the House Democratic Caucus

January 28, 2013

WASHINGTON – Today, Chairman Xavier Becerra (CA-34) released the following statement announcing that Fabiola Rodriguez-Ciampoli will serve as the Executive Director, Sean McCluskie as the Policy Director and James Gleeson as the Communications Director of the House Democratic Caucus. This team of Directors will be overseen by Chairman Becerra’s long-time Chief of Staff, Debra Dixon. […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra on Immigration Meeting with President Obama

January 25, 2013

Washington – Today, after members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus met with President Barack Obama in the White House to discuss immigration reform, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement: “Immigration reform is not a matter of ‘if’ but ‘when’. Now is the time and this is our […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra: “Let’s Be Problem Solvers, Not Problem Makers”

January 23, 2013

Washington – Today, Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus Xavier Becerra (CA-34), spoke on the floor of the House before voting against legislation (H.R. 325) which would create additional manufactured default crises later this year. Watch the video below: “You buy a house, you pay your mortgage. Well, at least under this bill for three […]

House Democratic Leaders Discuss Latest GOP Manufactured Crisis

January 23, 2013

Washington – Today, Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus Xavier Becerra (CA-34), and Vice Chair Joe Crowley (NY-14), were joined by the Ranking Member of the Ways & Means Committee Sandy Levin (MI-09) and the Ranking Member of the Budget Committee Chris Van Hollen (MD-08) to discuss the latest crisis manufactured by House Republicans. — […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra on President Obama’s Gun Violence Prevention Plan

January 16, 2013

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement in response to President Barack Obama unveiling his gun violence prevention plan: “If there is even one step we can take to keep our communities free and safe from gun violence, we have an obligation to try. We, […]