Today, Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez addressed the House of Representatives during the morning hour on the subject of migration in the wake of the tragic loss of life in the Mediterranean Sea this week. At least 700 people lost their lives, and possibly a considerable number more.
Today, Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) introduced the “Put a Woman on the Twenty Act,” a bill calling for the image of a woman’s portrait to be displayed on the twenty dollar note.
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez spoke on the House floor about the lawsuit filed to block the implementation of the President’s executive actions on immigration. Standing before a picture of Judge Andrew Hanen of the Southern District of Texas, Rep. Gutiérrez warned his Republican colleagues that their strategy to block the President’s executive actions could have consequences in 2016.
REP. GUTIÉRREZ: PROUD OF DEMOCRATIC UNITY ON AMICUS BRIEFS IN SUPPORT OF PRESIDENT’S IMMIGRATION EXECUTIVE ACTIONS
“Not too long ago, it was fair to say that the immigration issue divided both parties, but not anymore.”
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) issued the following statement on Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ).
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez issued a statement praising Senator Harry Reid (D-NV), the Democratic Leader in the Senate, who revealed today that he will not seek reelection in 2016.
GROUP OF HOUSE DEMOCRATS HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE ON EVENTS AND NEW “TOOLKIT” IN SUPPORT OF PRESIDENT’S EXECUTIVE ACTIONS ON IMMIGRATION
New “toolkit” will help families before applications are accepted
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez issued the following statement responding to an Inspector General report targeting Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas.
REP. GUTIÉRREZ: “SENSIBLE MAJORITY” THAT APPROVED HOMELAND SECURITY FUNDING BILL COULD ADDRESS IMMIGRATION IF LEADERS ALLOW IT
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives to “congratulate” the Speaker and the Republican majority on – finally – passing a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security, but admonished his Republican colleagues that the government shut-down crisis “should never have come to this.”
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez issued the following statement in reaction to the vote in the House of Representatives that approved spending for the Department of Homeland Security and avoids a partial government shutdown: