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If you are a member of the media looking to contact the office about a press matter, please call Communications Director Geoff Nolan at (202) 225-2435 or (202)-580-5289. You can also e-mail him at Geoff.Nolan@mail.house.gov. You can view statements Rep. Grijalva has released through the Congressional Progressive Caucus here. For statements pertaining to natural resource issues, please visit the Natural Resource Committee Democrats website.

June 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) said today that the new ruling from Judge Terry Doughty of the U.S.

June 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva sent a letter to Small Business Administration Administrator Isabella Guzman urging her to expedite requests and quickly disburse funds to the Southern Arizona small live venue operators that have applied for direct aid through the SBA Shuttered Venues Operators Grant (SVOG) program.

June 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— This week Arizona Governor Doug Ducey released a joint letter with Texas Governor Greg Abbot calling on other states to send law enforcement personnel and resources to patrol the U.S.-Mexico border.

June 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva sent a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra requesting they provide needed authorizations, resources, and guidance to ensure that border communities on the U.S. side of the border can donate unused vaccination doses near expiration to neighboring Mexican border communities.

June 10, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued an emergency temporary standard for COVID-19 that will require employers to take certain measures to protect employees in the workplace from COVID-19. The standard only applies to the healthcare industry and does not cover employers in other high-risk industries. In response, Rep. Raúl M.

June 10, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Representative Raúl M. Grijalva announced the inclusion of 6 Member-designated projects, totaling $20 million, in the INVEST in America Act slated to advance to the full House later this month. The bill is a five-year surface transportation reauthorization bill with $547 billion in funding.

June 10, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Natural Resources Committee Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) released the following statement following the news that TC Energy, the Canadian company behind the Keystone XL Pipeline, will terminate the project.  

June 9, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) today announced a June 16 hearing on legislation focused on Puerto Rico’s political status. The hearing follows the April 14 panel the full Committee held to examine two bills to resolve the issue.

June 9, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – House Committee on Natural Resources Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) and Sen.

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