Press Releases

July 17, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Cisneros led a letter with CHC Chairman Joaqin Castro advocating for an increase in HSI funding

FULLERTON, CA - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) praised Committee passage of legislation that will provide an increase of funding for Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) across three House Appropriations Subcommittee bills. After the President proposed to eliminate and cut funding for several HSI programs, Rep.

Issues:
July 17, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Cisneros led letters advocating for these issues

FULLERTON, CA - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) applauded the House Appropriations’ Committee inclusion of several of his priorities related to military diversity and funding for United Service Organizations (USO) and humanitarian demining under the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Defense Appropriations Act. Rep. Cisneros led letters advocating for all three issues.

July 16, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Cisneros led a bipartisan letter and testified urging for an increase in SBDC funding

FULLERTON, CA - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) praised the passage and increase of funding for Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) in the House Appropriations’ Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Financial Services Subcommittee funding bill. Rep.

July 16, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Cisneros led a 13-Member letter in support of Emergency Solutions Grant funding

FULLERTON, CA - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) applauded the passage of Emergency Solutions Grant funding in the House Appropriations’ Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD) Subcommittee funding bill. Rep.

July 15, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Cisneros led a letter in support of grant funding after President proposed to eliminate it

FULLERTON, CA - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) praised the passage of English Language Acquisition grant funding in the House Appropriations’ Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee funding bill. After the President proposed to eliminate dedicated federal funding for these grants, Reps.

Issues:
July 15, 2020 Press Release
Bill from 10 Democrats and 9 Republicans boosts domestic manufacturing of critical supplies to fight COVID-19, protect our medical supply chain as a matter of national security

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr.

July 14, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Today, Representatives Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) joined Orange County lawmakers to request a briefing from the Board of Education over its decision to reopen schools this fall. In a letter to the Board, the Members expressed safety concerns and sought additional clarification over its recommendations.

Issues:
July 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) attended a meeting with Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy, Army General James C. McConville, members of the League of United Latin American Citizens, and Rep. Sylvia Garcia (TX-29). They discussed how to increase diversity and inclusion in the Army and the murder of Specialist Vanessa Guillen.

July 10, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Yesterday, Representative Gilbert R. CIsnseros, Jr. (CA-39) hosted his 18th 39th District coronavirus town hall. Rep. Cisneros was joined by Drs. Sajen Matthews and Harry Peled from St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton, Brea Chamber of Commerce CEO and President Heidi Gallegos, and California Department of Public Health Chief Deputy Director Susan Fanelli.

Pages