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December 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragán (D-San Pedro) issued the following statement on the vote to send the House tax bill to conference with the Senate: "House Republicans took another step tonight in ramming through a massive tax cut for the wealthy and corporations that the overwhelming majority of Americans don’t want. The GOP tax scam hurts hardworking Americans to give massive tax breaks to the top 1 percent and corporations." READ MORE
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