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November 16, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragan (D-San Pedro) released the following statement on the passage of the GOP tax bill, H.R. 1, that would drive up taxes for millions in the middle class. READ MORE...
November 6, 2017 Video
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragán (D-San Pedro) joined three Democratic colleagues, port truck drivers and representatives from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters to announce the introduction of the Port Drivers’ Bill of Rights Act (H.R. 4144) and the Clean Ports Act of 2017 (H.R. 4147). “What’s happening to these truck drivers amounts to indentured servitude. It goes beyond wage theft. Some workers—many are immigrants who speak little English—end up owing money at the end of the week,” said Rep. Barragán. READ MORE