Press Releases

Jul 16, 2019

Chairperson Lofgren Opening Statement at US Capitol Police Oversight Hearing

Issues: United States Capitol Police

Chairperson Zoe Lofgren delivered the opening remarks during a Committee hearing on "Oversight of the United States Capitol Police."

Jun 28, 2019

Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren Delivers Weekly Democratic Address

Issues: Elections

Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren of California delivered the Weekly Democratic Address. In this week’s address, the Congresswoman highlighted House Democrats’ passage of the Securing America’s Federal Elections (SAFE) Act to address the urgent need to strengthen election security and prevent foreign interference in the 2020 election.

Jun 27, 2019

House Passes Lofgren’s SAFE Act to Secure America’s Elections

Issues: Elections

Bill Will Protect National Security by Ensuring the Security and Safety of Our 2020 Federal Elections

Jun 21, 2019

Committee on House Administration Passes Legislation to Secure American Election Infrastructure

Issues: Elections

Critical election security legislation to harden our nation’s voting systems will be considered on the House floor next week.

Jun 21, 2019

Chairperson Zoe Lofgren Opening Remarks at Committee Markup of H.R. 2722, the SAFE Act

Issues: Elections

Chairperson Zoe Lofgren issued the following statement at today’s markup of H.R. 2722, the SAFE Act, an election security bill to provide funding for states to replace outdated and vulnerable voting equipment, mandate paper ballot voting systems and risk-limiting post-election audits, and contains strict cybersecurity requirements for election technology vendors and voting systems, among other provisions.

Jun 14, 2019

Committee on House Administration Statement on New U.S. Capitol Police Chief

Issues: United States Capitol Police

Chairperson Zoe Lofgren and Ranking Member Rodney Davis issued a statement on the Capitol Police Board’s selection of Steven A. Sund as the 10th Chief of Police of the U.S. Capitol Police.

May 28, 2019

Chairperson Zoe Lofgren and Ranking Member Rodney Davis Welcome 14th Smithsonian Secretary

Issues: Smithsonian

WASHINGTON, DC – Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) and Ranking Member Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) issued the following statement congratulating the founding director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, Lonnie G. Bunch III, on being named the 14th Secretary of the Smithsonian.

May 22, 2019

Lofgren Questions White House, Trump Campaign Regarding Use of Official Resources for Campaign Activity

Issues: Elections

Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren questioned the White House and Trump campaign over how, and to what extent, the Trump campaign reimburses the public for campaign-related activities that utilize official government resources.

May 21, 2019

Chairperson Zoe Lofgren Opening Remarks at Oversight Hearing on the Election Assistance Commission

Issues: Elections

Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) issued the following statement at today’s hearing: “Oversight of the Election Assistance Commission.”

May 1, 2019

House Administration Committee Statement on USCP Chief Verderosa's Announced Retirement

Issues: United States Capitol Police

Committee on House Administration Chairperson Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) and Ranking Member Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) a statement regarding U.S. Capitol Police Chief Matthew R. Verderosa’s announced retirement.

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