Press Releases

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.
June 4, 2019 Press Release
Today, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) voted in support of H.R. 6, the Dream and Promise Act. With the current administration’s rollback of existing protections and work authorizations for individuals with Deferred Action for Child Arrivals (DACA) and Temporary Protected Status (TPS), the Dream and Promise Act will offer a pathway to citizenship for these and similarly situated immigrants who have spent much of their lives in the United States.
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June 3, 2019 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA – This week, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) toured CJ Foods, Suzuki Motor of America Inc., the Prado Dam, and the Orange County Water District to highlight the 39th Congressional District’s burgeoning business community and the importance of maintaining and improving Southern California’s infrastructure.

May 30, 2019 Press Release
Today, on Wednesday, May 29th, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (D-CA), Congressman Jim Banks (R-IN), and Congressman Jack Bergman (R-MI) sent Acting Secretary Shanahan (DoD) and Secretary Wilkie (VA) a bipartisan letter to express their serious concerns with the suicide epidemic affecting servicemembers and veterans and to ask for clarity regarding the Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) efforts to respond to this crisis. Reps. Cisneros, Banks, and Bergman are all veterans that serve on the House Armed Services Committee and the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee.
May 29, 2019 Press Release
FULLERTON, CA – This past Memorial Day weekend, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) was joined by Congresswoman Judy Chu (CA-27) and House Veteran Affairs Committee Chair Mark Takano (CA-41) in Hacienda Heights to honor Chinese American WWII Veterans and their families. They also honored AAPI community leaders in the 39th District in the fields of healthcare, education, small business, and public service.
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May 28, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) introduced the Training Acquisition Leaders and Elevating New Talent (TALENT) Act.

May 27, 2019 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA – Today, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) issued the following statement in commemoration of Memorial Day 2019:

May 24, 2019 Press Release
FULLERTON, CA – Today, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39), Congresswoman Judy Chu (CA-27), and House Veteran Affairs Committee Chair Mark Takano (CA-41), honored surviving Chinese American WWII Veterans and families for their heroism and sacrifice.
May 24, 2019 Press Release
This week, at a House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) questioned the Inspector General of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the VA Government Accountability Office (GAO) Comptroller General regarding the VA’s progress and lack of progress in addressing the major management challenges and priority recommendations from the VA’s Office of Inspector General (VA OIG) and the GAO.
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May 24, 2019 Press Release
FULLERTON, CA – Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) released the following statement today after the President and Vice-President released a proposed rule to roll back the Health Care Rights Law, also known as Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

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