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March 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) sent a letter with the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi urging for funding for translation services and informational materials in the upcoming stimulus package.

March 22, 2020 Press Release

FULLERTON, CA - Representatives Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39), Gwen Moore (WI-04),  Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), and Jackie Speier (CA-14), along with 32 Members of Congress, urged leaders in the House and Senate to consider providing grants and direct cash in addition to loans to small businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19.

March 20, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39), along with Reps. Judy Chu (CA-27) and Anna Eshoo (CA-18), led a group of 26 members of the House California Delegation in urging Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma to approve California’s Medicaid waiver request.

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March 19, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) praised the unanimous House passage of a bipartisan bill (S.3503) to protect student veterans’ housing and Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) vouchers during our public health crisis.

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March 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr., member of the House Armed Services Committee, sent a letter signed by 65 of his House colleagues to President Trump, calling on him to utilize Department of Defense (DOD) resources to combat the coronavirus, COVID-19.

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March 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) voted for the bipartisan Families First Coronavirus Response Act (H.R. 6201). The President of the United States declared a national emergency this afternoon. 

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March 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) spoke at a press conference on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act ahead of the House vote on the bill. Rep. Cisneros had been hard at work with his Democratic and Republican colleagues and the Administration to reach a bipartisan deal on the coronavirus funding bill.

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March 12, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) praised the passage of his bipartisan amendment to ensure veterans have access to state-approved medical marijuana programs. The amendment, co-introduced with Rep. Greg Steube (FL-17), pulled language from their bill, H.R. 2191, the Veterans Cannabis Use for Safe Healing Act.

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March 12, 2020 Press Release

WALNUT, CA – Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) issued the following statement regarding a patient who died from the coronavirus and traveled to the City of Walnut. This marks the first death from the coronavirus in Los Angeles County, and it occurred at the local Pomona Valley Hospital.

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