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Aug 24, 2021 Press Release
Today, Subcommittee on Elections Chairman G. K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 4, the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, legislation to restore the full strength of the Voting Rights Act.
Aug 24, 2021 Press Release
Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 4, the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.  This landmark legislation to restore the full strength and protections of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 has been a top priority for the Committee on House Administration in the 117th Congress.
Aug 10, 2021 Press Release
Today, Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) issued the following statement on the 175th anniversary of the Smithsonian Institution. On August 10, 1846, the Smithsonian Institution was formally established by Congress.
Aug 6, 2021 Press Release
Today, Subcommittee on Elections Chairman G. K. Butterfield released a staff report, “Voting in America: Ensuring Free and Fair Access to the Ballot.” This report will be integral to providing a contemporaneous record of ongoing voter discrimination necessary to support H.R. 4 and the full enforcement of the Voting Rights Act.
Jul 1, 2021 Press Release
Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) issued the following statement today after Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) announced her appointment to the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol, established by the House of Representatives yesterday:
Jul 1, 2021 Press Release
Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) and Subcommittee on Elections Chairman G. K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) issued the following statement today related to the Supreme Court’s decision in Brnovich v. Democratic National Committee:
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Jun 30, 2021 Press Release
Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) issued the following statement today upon House passage of H.Res. 503, a resolution establishing a Select Committee to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol.
Jun 29, 2021 Press Release
Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) delivered the following remarks on the House Floor today in support of H.R. 3005, a bill to replace the bust of Chief Justice Roger B. Taney in the Old Supreme Court Chamber with one of Justice Thurgood Marshall and to remove other statues honoring slavery and segregation from the U.S. Capitol:
Jun 25, 2021 Press Release
Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) and Subcommittee on Elections Chairman G. K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) released the following statement today marking the eighth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s 2013 decision in Shelby County v. Holder, which invalidated key portions of the 2006 Voting Rights Act reauthorization and left American voters vulnerable to the tactics of suppression and discrimination:
Jun 24, 2021 Press Release
Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) issued a statement today congratulating Subcommittee on Elections Chairman G. K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) on the Subcommittee’s series of five hearings examining the structural and administrative barriers to voting since the Supreme Court’s 2013 decision in Shelby County v. Holder:
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