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February 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) released the following statement in response to the President’s budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2021:

February 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) and his guest Julie Erick, a Fullerton resident and breast cancer survivor who relies on the pre-existing condition protections from the Affordable Care Act, attended the State of the Union Address. Following the President’s Address, Rep. Cisneros issued the following statement:

January 28, 2020 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (D-CA-39) joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers - Reps. Ken Calvert (R-CA-42), Judy Chu (D-CA-27), Paul Cook (R-CA-8), Grace Napolitano (D-CA-32), Mark Takano (D-CA-41), and Norma J. Torres (D-CA-35) - who represent communities across the Inland Empire in sending a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar demanding answers about a flight reportedly arriving at Ontario International Airport (ONT) with 230 passengers from Wuhan, China on board.
December 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros (CA-39) condemned a ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit which struck down the individual mandate of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and asked the Texas district court to determine if the rest of the law could stand, possibly striking down the entire ACA.

December 17, 2019 Casework Success Story
Recently, my office was able to successfully assist a constituent regarding her concern that another individual had been using her identity with Medicare and Medicaid services. My office followed up with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services which were able to initiate a records request and inquire about the usage of her Medicare by the fraudulent user in a different state. Fortunately, the fraudulent claim was reprocessed and canceled, allowing her to receive corrected Medicare Summary Notices.
December 17, 2019 Casework Success Story

Recently, a constituent from La Habra contacted my office regarding his disability benefits. The constituent stated that he was awarded disability benefits by the Social Security Administration (SSA), but he has yet to receive the award letter or the payment. However, the constituent needed a copy of the award letter to show a source of income to avoid foreclosure of his house in mid-April. After my office submitted an inquiry to the SSA, his case was flagged as “dire need,” and we were able to expedite the process.

December 12, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) released the following statement after H.R. 3, the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, passed the House. The Act will reduce prescription drug costs for millions of Americans. Rep. Cisneros has been a staunch advocate for lowering prescription drug costs and reducing healthcare costs for his constituents.
November 27, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) released a report on how H.R. 3, the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, will reduce prescription drug costs for millions of Americans. Rep. Cisneros has been a staunch advocate for lowering prescription drug costs and reducing healthcare costs for his constituents.
November 8, 2019 Press Release
FULLERTON, CA – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) visited and toured the Planned Parenthood Anaheim Health Center. The Health Center provides family planning and healthcare services to women and families, including birth control, breast cancer screenings, and healthcare services. Earlier this year, Planned Parenthood withdrew from Title X funding because of the Trump Administration's attacks on reproductive healthcare.
October 18, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) and Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), co-chair of the Congressional ALS Caucus, introduced the “The Justice for ALS Veterans Act of 2019.” The bipartisan legislation extends benefits to the surviving spouse and family of a veteran who has passed from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), regardless of how long the veteran had ALS.