Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) reacted to news that the U.S. Supreme Court had ruled in favor of “justice and humanity” in the landmark decision about same-sex marriage.
Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) reacted to news that the U.S. Supreme Court had ruled in favor of maintaining President Obama’s signature health care law, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is helping millions of Americans find and afford health care coverage.
REP. GUTIÉRREZ: READ-OUT OF MEETING WITH DHS SECRETARY JEH JOHNSON AND DELEGATION OF HOUSE DEMOCRATS WHO VISITED TEXAS FAMILY DETENTION FACILITIES
Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) and the other seven House Democrats who traveled to Texas this week to visit two privately-run family immigration detention centers, met with Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson in the Capitol. They discussed what the Members saw and heard during their two-day visit to the facilities where women and children are held awaiting disposition of their applications for asylum. The Secretary discussed the announcement he made earlier about certain changes in policy related to the detention of moms and children. After the meeting, Rep. Gutierrez issued the following statement.