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.

Mar 09, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva led 22 Members of Congress in a letter to President Joe Biden demanding an end to the troop deployment at the Southern Border authorized by former President Donald Trump.

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Mar 03, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 1, the For the People Act. The legislation is an important package of government reforms aimed at cleaning up government corruption, protecting the right to vote, and restoring the integrity of our elections.

Mar 03, 2021 Press Release

Today, the House of Representatives passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act.

Mar 03, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva and Rep Ann Kirkpatrick sent a letter to President Biden and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas urging them to consult and involve border communities in discussions about the future of the border wall. They were joined by Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51), Rep. Mike Levin (CA-49), Rep. Filemon Vela (TX-34), Rep.

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Mar 02, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) today welcomed the introduction of the Clean Future Act by Chair Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. The bill includes several environmental justice measures consistent with the approach outlined by Grijalva’s and Rep. A.

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Mar 01, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— After the U.S. Senate confirmed Dr. Miguel Cardona as the next Secretary of Education, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva issued the following statement:

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Mar 01, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C.­ – Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.), who has for many years highlighted the need for federal tribal consultation before moving forward with the Resolution Copper mining project in central Arizona, today hailed the news that the U.S. Forest Service is withdrawing its final environmental impact statement and draft record of decision issued on Jan.

Feb 26, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva announced his intention to vote in favor of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

Feb 26, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) today hailed passage of the Protecting America’s Wilderness and Public Lands Act, a package of Natural Resources Committee bills that includes Grijalva’s Grand Canyon Protection Act; Rep.

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Feb 25, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today the House of Representatives passed the Equality Act, comprehensive legislation that extends anti-discrimination protections to members of the LGBTQ community.

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