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Chairman Xavier Becerra Votes Against Bill That Risks Critical Patient Protections In The Affordable Care Act

April 29, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement after voting against legislation (H.R. 4414) that would undermine critical protections in the Affordable Care Act: “For those Americans who are truly ‘expatriates’, living and working abroad for U.S. companies the majority of the year, we all […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra on Growing Congressional Support for Immigration Reform

April 28, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement after Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05), Chair of the House Republican Conference, expressed her support for immigration reform with a path to citizenship: “It’s important to recognize the statement of House GOP Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers joining […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra on Increasing Momentum For Immigration Reform

April 22, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement after two more House Republicans backed immigration reform: “I am encouraged by the words of my colleagues from Illinois and I invite Representatives Schock and Kinzinger to sign the discharge petition to demand a vote on the […]

VIDEO: Chairman Xavier Becerra On The Reckless Republican Budget

April 10, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, spoke on the floor of the House against the reckless Republican budget: “I want to thank the Ranking Member on Budget for, first all the work that he has done over the years in trying to get America back on track when […]

Chairman Xavier Becerra On CHC Meeting With DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson

April 9, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus and a senior member of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), released the following statement after meeting with the Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson: “I thank Secretary Johnson for a productive meeting concerning the Department of Homeland Security’s ongoing review of its […]

VIDEO: House Democrats Discuss Paycheck Fairness on Equal Pay Day

April 8, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34), Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus and Congressman Joe Crowley (NY-14), Vice Chair of the House Democratic Caucus were joined on Equal Pay Day by Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-04) and Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) to discuss the steps needed to make paycheck […]