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  • Reps. Susan Davis and Tom Marino Introduce Resolution Recognizing January as National Mentoring Month
    Posted in Press Releases on January 10, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Education

    Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA) and Rep. Tom Marino (R-PA) introduced a bipartisan resolution recognizing January as National Mentoring Month to encourage caring adults in communities across the nation to become mentors and celebrate the powerful impact that mentoring programs have every day in the lives of young people. In the United States, 1 in 3 young people are growing up without a mentor constituting the mentoring gap in our nation. “As someone who helped create and run a mentoring program, I have... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Re-Introduces Bipartisan Resolution to Protect Door Delivery of Mail
    Posted in Press Releases on January 7, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Good Government

    Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-CA) re-introduced her bipartisan bill, H. Res. 23, that would put the House on record saying postal door delivery must not end. Rep. Peter King (R-NY) and Rep. Dave Joyce (R-OH) joined Davis as lead cosponsors of the resolution. “I have heard overwhelming opposition to ending door delivery,” said Rep. Davis. “A move to stop door delivery of mail would be bad for postal customers, businesses, and the Postal Service. Seniors and people living with disabilities would be... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Opens 116th Congress with Introduction of Election Reform Bills
    Posted in Press Releases on January 4, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Civil Rights, Good Government

    Emphasizing the importance of election reform, Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53) introduced her signature election reform bills as the 116th Congress convened. Davis re-introduced legislation to expand vote by mail opportunities and restore integrity to our election process. “With many states curtailing voting rights, it’s time for the federal government to exercise its constitutional responsibility and ensure Americans’ access to the ballot box,” said Rep. Davis. “My bills would end arbitrary r... Read more

  • Congresswoman Susan Davis Pushes President to Act on Climate Change
    Posted in Press Releases on December 17, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Environment and Energy

    WASHINGTON - Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53) joined House colleagues in calling on President Trump to take action to address the warnings laid out in a federal report on climate change. Known as the Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA), the report details serious and devastating consequences unless more is done to reduce pollution and carbon emissions. Despite the level of evidence provided in the report, Trump has dismissed the findings. “We ask that you heed the dire warning of the Four... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Proudly Endorses Leader Nancy Pelosi for Speaker of the House
    Posted in Press Releases on December 7, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53) released the following statement endorsing Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi for Speaker of the House for the 116th Congress. "I proudly endorse Leader Nancy Pelosi as the next Speaker of the House. ‘We have an exciting group of new Members with fresh ideas and new energy but we can only capitalize on that with strong leadership. The Speaker's job is to bring people of varying viewpoints together to pass meaningful legislation as Leader Pelosi has done... Read more

  • Congresswoman Susan Davis Pushes VA to Ensure Veterans Get Their Full Education Benefits
    Posted in Press Releases on December 4, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans, Education

    WASHINGTON – Due to its failure to fully implement the Forever GI bill amid technological issues, the Department of Veterans Affairs is underfunding education benefits to veterans. Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development, called on the VA to remedy the problem and make sure veterans are fully reimbursed for lost benefits. “Our veterans should not be shortchanged on their education benefits because of a computer glitch,”... Read more

  • Congresswoman Susan Davis Statement on the Closing of the San Ysidro Point of Entry
    Posted in Press Releases on November 26, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    WASHINGTON, DC (November 26, 2018) – Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53) released the following statement on the closure of the San Ysidro Port of Entry and confrontations at the border. “The closure of the San Ysidro Point of Entry and the clashes at the border stem from the refusal of the Trump Administration to follow the law. Trump continues to be rebuked by federal judges for violating our nation’s laws. First, it was separating families and now it’s the failure to allow migrants to legally a... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Statement on Proposed Title IX Rule to Weaken Standards on Protecting Students
    Posted in Press Releases on November 16, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Civil Rights, Education

    WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development, released the following statement on the Department of Education’s proposed rule to weaken standards for how schools respond to campus sexual assault and harassment. “This Title IX proposal turns back the clock on years of work that survivors and advocates have done to protect students on campuses across the country. I've heard from schools and students concerned about... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Demands Trump Administration Reverse Decision to Deny Visas To Same-Sex Partners of Foreign Diplomats
    Posted in Press Releases on October 9, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs, Civil Rights

    In a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) joined 118 of her colleagues in calling on him to reverse the discriminatory policy of denying visas to same-sex partners of foreign diplomats. On October 1, 2018, the State Department began implementing its policy to no longer issue diplomatic visas to the same-sex unmarried partners of foreign diplomats, and officials and employees of international organizations like the United Nations and World Bank. All cu... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Denounces Trump’s Plan to Privatize the United States Postal Service
    Posted in Press Releases on October 8, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Economy and Jobs, Good Government

    Davis rallies local letter carriers in opposing privatization of the postal service Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) joined labor leaders and dozens of local letter carriers as they protested President Trump’s plan to privatize the postal service. Davis joined Keith Maddox, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the San Diego and Imperial Valley Labor Council, and Ricardo Guzman, President of Branch 70 of the National Letter Carriers Association, at the rally held outside Davis’s San Diego off... Read more

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