Press Releases

Apr 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – As President Trump calls for dramatic cuts to life-saving medical research, Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53) led a bipartisan group of House members in an effort to increase in budget for the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Davis’s letter to House appropriators urges $36 billion for medical research and was signed by 206 members of the House.

Apr 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – April 4, Equal Pay Day, marks the extra days into the new year a woman would have to work to earn as much as a man. Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53) cosponsored legislation to strengthen the Equal Pay Act.

Mar 31, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA), a senior member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, called on President Trump to restore his proposed cuts to the Corporation for National and Community Service. Trump’s budget eliminates all funding for CNCS.

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Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA) released the following statement on the failure of Republicans to pass Trumpcare.

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Mar 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA) introduced the Juror Non-Discrimination Act to prohibit removal from a jury based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Rep. Pat Meehan (R-PA) joined Davis as lead cosponsor of the bill. Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Susan Collins (R-ME) introduced companion legislation in the Senate.

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Mar 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) released the following statement on the Congressional Budget Office report on the GOP bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

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Mar 6, 2017 Press Release

CHULA VISTA – The effort to honor fallen San Diego Police Officer Jonathan “J.D.” De Guzman became a reality with a dedication ceremony at a Chula Vista post office. Davis passed the law to name the post office after De Guzman, which was signed by President Obama.

Mar 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) released the following statement on the latest refugee and Muslim ban issued by President Trump.

Mar 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego), ranking member of the Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee, led committee Democrats urging Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to protect transgender students. The letter to DeVos is in response to President Trump’s order rescinding the guidance around protections put in place by President Obama.

Mar 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) released the following statement on the press conference of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

“An Attorney General who needs to recuse himself on an investigation this important should not lead the Department of Justice.”

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