GUTIÉRREZ QUIZZES HOUSE ON IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT IN FLOOR SPEECH ASKING WHO IS THE “DEPORTER-IN-CHIEF”
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives offering a quiz on immigration enforcement comparing the records of Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama. During the quiz, Rep. Gutiérrez awarded five gold stars to President Obama, labeling him “the Deporter-in-Chief.”
Today, Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) and Congressman Mike Coffman (R-CO) sent a letter to the Secretaries of the Army, Navy and Air Force requesting a thorough report on an enlistment matter they raised with the Secretaries almost three months ago. At issue is whether the U.S. military is barring the enlistment of U.S. citizens who have undocumented immigrant family members.
Gutiérrez to Boehner & Pelosi: Convene House Classified Briefing Before Deliberating Further Iran Sanctions
Today, Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives to amplify his call on Speaker Boehner and Democratic Leader Pelosi to convene a classified briefing for the entire House on issues related to Iran nuclear arms.
Today, Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL), issued a statement in response to the release of the Republican "Standards for Immigration Reform," a document of principles that House Republicans are debating at their retreat in Maryland this week.
GUTIÉRREZ CALLS FOR CLASSIFIED BRIEFING ON IRAN NUCLEAR AGREEMENT FOR WHOLE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Today, Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL), a Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, sent a letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner and Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi requesting a classified briefing for all Members of the House of Representatives on the international agreement aimed at preventing a nuclear armed Iran.
"There are turning points on the road to justice and equality in America. Passing the Lilly Ledbetter Act was a significant one."
Today, the House is voting on H.R. 7, the "No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act," legislation that simultaneously attempts to restrict the health care options available to women and to restrict and politicize the Affordable Care Act.
REP. GUTIÉRREZ TO BE JOINED BY REV. TONY SUÁREZ AT STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS HIGHLIGHTING NEED FOR BIPARTISAN IMMIGRATION REFORM
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez announced that his guest for next week's State of the Union Address will be Rev. Tony Suárez, Vice President of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC).
The budget deal gives me a sense of hope that compromise and progress on immigration is still possible in Washington
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) joined Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ) and other Members of Congress in releasing a letter to the President asking him to use his executive power under current law to dial back certain deportations.