Press Releases

April 16, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Yesterday, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) hosted a coronavirus telephone town hall with California’s 39th District residents. Rep. Cisneros answered questions from constituents on a variety of coronavirus issues, including stimulus checks, PPE, testing, combating anti-Asian racism, and small business resources.

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April 15, 2020 Press Release
CSUF, Cal Poly Pomona, Fullerton College, and Mt. SAC receive funding

FULLERTON, CA - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) announced $99,084,294 in coronavirus aid for students, colleges, and universities in California’s 39th District. The funding comes from the Education Stabilization Fund established by the CARES Act stimulus package.

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April 14, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza urging them to issue comprehensive Standard Operating Procedure manuals for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and expanded Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) programs.

April 10, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) joined his House colleagues in introducing a bill that would establish a bipartisan commission to provide a full accounting of the country’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, just as similar commissions have been established after other great national tragedies.

April 10, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Yesterday, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) hosted a Zoom/Facebook Live Town Hall with Mike Daniel, Regional Director, Orange County/Inland Empire Regional SBDC Network, and Chris Lorenzana, Deputy Director, Small Business Administration’s OC/IE District Office.

April 10, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) sent a bipartisan letter to congressional leadership urging the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) in future coronavirus legislation. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of persons forced to shelter in place or quarantine with abusive partners or spouses continues to rise.

April 9, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) joined his House colleagues in urging the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) leadership to urgently distribute hospital funding from the stimulus package, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

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April 8, 2020 Press Release
Funding comes from the CARES Act stimulus package

FULLERTON, CA - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) announced $2,242,230 in coronavirus aid for health centers in California’s 39th District. Coming from the Department of Health & Human Services, the funding will go to St. Jude Neighborhood Health Centers, Friends of Family Health Center, and North Orange County Regional Health Center.

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April 8, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) cosponsored new legislation, the Coronavirus Community Relief Act, to provide $250 billion in stabilization funds for local communities, cities, and towns across the United States that are struggling amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 8, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) joined 41 members of Congress in a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy supporting hazard pay and required workplace protections for essential frontline workers keeping the economy afloat during the COVID-19 crisis.

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