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June 5, 2019 Press Release
This week, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) delivered a one-minute speech at the start of Gun Violence Prevention Awareness week. Rep. Cisneros is a member of the House Gun Violence Prevention Taskforce and member of both the House Committee on Armed Services and Veterans’ Affairs. He cosponsored and introduced H.R. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019, with his congressional colleagues. The bill passed the House on a bipartisan basis and has been referred to the Senate.
May 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) voted in support of H.R. 2379, a bill to reauthorize the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program.