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Aug 26, 2016 In The News

On Aug. 6, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed landmark legislation — the Voting Rights Act (VRA) — into law. It knocked down barriers many states had put in place that disenfranchised minority voters.

The impact of the new law was immediate. Nearly a million African-Americans registered to vote in the first four years after the VRA was signed into law.

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Aug 12, 2016 Press Release

SAN DIEGO – As the anniversary of the enactment of Social Security nears, Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) renewed her commitment to protecting this vital program for today’s seniors and future generations. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed Social Security into law on August 14, 1935.  

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Aug 5, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) continues to fight to protect voting rights as America recognized the anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. On August 6, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act to knock down barriers to voting.

Jul 29, 2016 In The News

Ask any teacher and they will tell you it takes strength and perseverance to lead a classroom. Grading papers, inspiring students, calling parents, and moving from one subject or class to another, are some of the tireless activities we think of that teachers toil away at throughout their long working days.

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Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In response to a request by Rep. Susan Davis (D-San Diego), the California State University agreed to include the Stanford rape survivor letter in its effort to prevent campus sexual assault.

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7/14478H.R.4992NayOn Passage: To codify regulations relating to transfers of funds involving Iran, and for other purposes
7/14477H.R.5538NayOn Passage: Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, environment, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017, and for other purposes
7/14476H.R.5538AyeOn Agreeing to the Amendment:
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