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Jayapal Leads 181 Members of Congress in Introducing Resolution Condemning Forced Unnecessary Medical Procedures

Jayapal Leads 181 Members of Congress Introduce House Resolution Condemning Forced Unnecessary Medical Procedures—Including Hysterectomies—Performed on Women in Irwin County, Georgia WASHINGTON — United States Representatives Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Annie Kuster (NH-02), Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18), Sylvia Garcia (TX-29) and Lois…
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WA Delegation Demands DeJoy Reinstall Mail Sorting Machines

Washington Congressional Delegation Demands DeJoy Immediately Reinstall Mail Sorting Machines After 40 Percent Were Dangerously Disconnected in the Seattle-Tacoma Area   SEATTLE — Eight members of the Washington Congressional delegation demanded Postmaster General Louis DeJoy immediately reinstall the sorting machines that have…
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Jayapal Votes to Save the USPS

Jayapal Votes to Save the United States Postal Service After Calling on House Leadership to Immediately Reconvene Congress SEATTLE—United States Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, voted to save the United States Postal Service just seven…
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Remembering John Lewis

John Lewis made his final journey to the Capitol earlier this week. John was a hero for me, like he was for so many others across our nation. I knew of him before I met him, learned about him and…
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Jayapal On the Passing of the Honorable John Lewis

U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, issued the following statement last night on the passing of the Honorable Congressman John Lewis: “From sitting-in at lunch counters to riding for freedom across the Deep South, from…
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Reproductive Rights are Human Rights

U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, issued the following statement on today’s Supreme Court ruling striking down Louisiana’s radical and immoral effort to all but eliminate abortion access: “Reproductive rights are human rights. One in…
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Jayapal Opposes Continued Use of Curfews, National Guard Troops and Militarized Law Enforcement to Respond to Peaceful Protests in Seattle and Across the Country

Jayapal Issues Statement Opposing the Continued Use of Curfews, National Guard Troops and Militarized Law Enforcement to Respond to Peaceful Protests in Seattle and Communities Across the Country SEATTLE — U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) issued the following statement regarding the ongoing…
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JAYAPAL INTRODUCES PAYCHECK RECOVERY ACT

WITH WIDE-RANGING SUPPORT, JAYAPAL INTRODUCES PAYCHECK RECOVERY ACT TO KEEP WORKERS IN THEIR JOBS, STOP MASS UNEMPLOYMENT AND DELIVER DIRECT RELIEF TO BUSINESSES OF ALL SIZES Estimated to benefit more than 36 million workers and widely supported by 93 members…
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JAYAPAL TO VOTE NO ON HEROES ACT

JAYAPAL TO VOTE NO ON HEROES ACT AS LEGISLATION FAILS TO PROTECT THE PAYCHECKS OF WORKERS, GUARANTEE FAMILIES AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE, PROVIDE SUFFICIENT RELIEF TO ALL BUSINESSES AND SAFEGUARD PENSIONS OF WORKING PEOPLE [SEATTLE, WA] — U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal…
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AS UNINSURED RATE SKYROCKETS, JAYAPAL & KENNEDY LEAD 32 COLLEAGUES IN INTRODUCING LEGISLATION TO GUARANTEE HEALTH COVERAGE DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

[SEATTLE, WA] – U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, and U.S. Representative Joe Kennedy III (MA-04) today led 32 colleagues in introducing the Medicare Crisis Program Act to ensure everyone has guaranteed access to health care during the…
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FOLLOWING LATEST UNEMPLOYMENT NUMBERS, SUPPORT GROWS FOR JAYAPAL’S PAYCHECK GUARANTEE ACT

[SEATTLE, WA] – Following the release of the latest national unemployment data, U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, today announced additional support for the Paycheck Guarantee Act – her​ ​proposal that builds on the CARES Act to end mass layoffs, keep workers in their jobs and…
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JAYAPAL ANNOUNCES THE PAYCHECK GUARANTEE ACT

[SEATTLE, WA] – U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, today announced introduction of the Paycheck Guarantee Act to end mass layoffs, keep workers in their jobs and connected to their health care and other benefits, prevent employers of all sizes from being forced…