Press Releases

If you are a member of the media looking to contact the office about a press matter, please call Communications Director Geoffrey 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.

Dec 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, the House of Representatives passed the CASH Act, a bill that would increase the amount of economic impact payments under the latest COVID relief bill from $600 to $2,000. After voting for the measure, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva issued the following statement:

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Dec 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today the U.S. House of Representatives will vote on a COVID-19 relief package that includes more relief for small businesses alongside direct economic aid to individuals in the form of relief payments, expanded unemployment benefits, and rental assistance. Rep. Grijalva issued the following statement noting his support for the package:

Dec 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva led 18 Members of Congress in a letter to CDC Director Robert R.

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Dec 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON--Today, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva led 12 Members of Congress in a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo calling for a strong denunciation of human rights abuses and political repression by the Ecuadorian government of Lenín Moreno.

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Dec 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Rep. Grijalva led Reps. Ruben Gallego, Tom O’Halleran, Ann Kirkpatrick, and Greg Stanton in a letter to Arizona Governor Doug Ducey demanding answers on what steps the State is taking to ensure that residents can stay in their homes as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eviction moratorium expires at the end of the month.

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Dec 14, 2020 Press Release
TUCSON— Today, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva led 29 Members of Congress in a letter calling on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to address the prevalence of human rights violations, including human trafficking and labor abuses, within the Gulf Cooperation Council member states.
Dec 14, 2020 Press Release
TUCSON— Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva’s Saguaro National Park Boundary Expansion and Study Act of 2020 (H.R. 7098).
Dec 14, 2020 Press Release
TUCSON— Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva issued the following statement after the announcement of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra as President-elect Biden’s choice to lead the Department of Health and Human Services: 
 

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