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  • Rep. Susan Davis: GOP Budget Threatens U.S. Economy and Puts our Nation’s Most Vulnerable at Risk
    Posted in Press Releases on October 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Economy and Jobs, Good Government

    Congresswoman Susan Davis released the following statement on passage of the Republican Budget in the House of Representatives. “If a budget is supposed to set priorities for our nation, this budget holds the American people in little regard. This budget threatens job creation and the drastic cuts to Medicare and Medicaid would put our nation’s most vulnerable at risk. Such cuts would be devastating to seniors, veterans, and our children. “It would put a college degree farther out of reach for ... Read more

  • Congresswoman Susan Davis Joins in Introducing the Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act
    Posted in Press Releases on October 5, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Good Government

    Congresswoman Susan Davis joined over 100 of her House colleagues in introducing legislation to ban bump stocks like the those used in the mass shooting in Las Vegas where 59 people were murdered. “With rare exemptions, fully automatic weapons are illegal in America and the reason for that was on deadly display in Las Vegas,” said Rep. Davis, a member of the House Gun Violence Task Force. “If fully automatic weapons are banned then a device, such as a bump stock, that converts semi-automatic we... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Joins Lawsuit Challenging Trump’s Violation of Constitution’s Anti-Corruption Clause
    Posted in Press Releases on June 20, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Good Government

    Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) and nearly 200 members of Congress have filed a federal lawsuit against President Trump for violating one of the Constitution’s critical anti-corruption provisions: the Foreign Emoluments Clause. The emoluments clause prohibits the President from accepting foreign payments without seeking and receiving Congressional authorization. “The Constitution’s Emoluments Clause clearly states that the President must get congressional approval before accepting any p... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Statement on Appointment of a Special Counsel
    Posted in Press Releases on May 18, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs, Defense and National Security, Good Government

    U.S. Rep. Susan Davis (D-San Diego) released the following statement on the appointment of Robert Mueller as Special Counsel for the Trump/Russia investigation. “There is no question Robert Mueller is capable of leading a thorough and competent investigation into the Trump/Russia connection. The question is whether the President will attempt to influence the investigation of the Special Counsel, who must ultimately answer to the him. While I support this appointment, it’s critical that congress... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Re-Introduces Legislation to Expand Access to Voting and to Protect the Integrity of Elections
    Posted in Press Releases on February 9, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Civil Rights, Good Government

    Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) re-introduced two of her signature election reform bills to restore integrity to federal elections and end constraints placed on voters who want to vote by mail, known as absentee. The Universal Right to Vote by Mail Act would end restrictions many states impose on a person’s ability to vote absentee, such as requiring a doctor’s note, the details of a religious obligation, latest pregnancy status or details of a vacation destination. Currently, 21 states... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Calls for Bipartisan, Independent Investigation of Russian Hacking of Election
    Posted in Press Releases on January 6, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Good Government

    Amid numerous intelligence reports of Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential Election, Rep. Susan Davis (D-San Diego) urged a full and truly bipartisan and independent investigation into Russian hacking. Davis is an original cosponsor of the Protecting our Democracy Act to create a National Commission on Foreign Interference in the 2016 Election. “The reports of Russian hacking in order to influence the outcome of our presidential election are chilling,” said Davis. “The American people ... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Re-Introduces Bipartisan Resolution to Protect Door Delivery of Mail
    Posted in Press Releases on January 6, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Good Government

    With the United States Postal Service already beginning to phase out of door delivery of mail, Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-CA) re-introduced her bipartisan H. Res. 28 stressing that door delivery must not end. Rep. Peter King (R-NY) and Rep. Dave Joyce (R-OH) joined Davis as lead cosponsors of the resolution. “Ending door delivery of mail is not good for postal customers, businesses, or the Postal Service,” said Davis. “I’ve heard from constituents who are forced to use cluster mailboxes and t... Read more

  • Congresswoman Susan Davis Fights for Voting Rights on Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act
    Posted in Press Releases on August 5, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Civil Rights, Good Government

    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. “The Voting Rights Act was landmark legislation that increased access to the ballot box and renewed our commitment to the right to vote,” said Davis. “Yet more than fifty years later the struggle for voting rights continues. Some states are ... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Pushes to Protect Door Delivery of Mail
    Posted in Press Releases on July 6, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Good Government

    Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) is leading a bipartisan effort in Congress to ensure that door delivery continues to be a cornerstone of the postal process. As Congress considers postal reform legislation, Davis called on those crafting the reform proposal to keep door delivery, a key service for both residential and business customers. “Proposals to reduce door delivery are not good for postal customers, businesses or the Postal Service in the long run,” said Rep. Davis. “My constituen... Read more

  • Rep. Susan Davis Stands Up for D.C. Autonomy
    Posted in Press Releases on May 25, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Good Government

    Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) opposed legislation that would prevent the D.C. city government from spending locally raised revenue without first getting the approval of Congress. "The House Majority can’t even get their own fiscal house in order and yet feel they can tell D.C. how to spend its own money?” said Congresswoman Davis. “We are still waiting for the House Majority to submit a budget, which was due back in April. There are bigger issues facing America that Congress should ad... Read more

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