Jackie Speier

RELEASE: Miriam Goldstein to Join CAP as Director of Ocean Policy

Washington, D.C. — The Center for American announced today that Miriam Goldstein is joining the organization’s Energy and Environment Policy team as …

Sexual Harassment

Rep. Jackie Speier undergoes surgery

Rep. Jackie Speier, a Democrat who represents much of the Peninsula, is recovering from surgery and will miss two weeks of votes, her office …

Sexual Harassment

Rep. Jackie Speier To Undergo Surgery, Miss 2 Weeks Of Votes In Congress

U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Francisco/San Mateo, will undergo surgery on Thursday and will not be present for votes in Congress for the next two weeks as she recovers at home, her office announced today.<p>Speier's office did not specify the nature of the surgery that the congresswoman is scheduled …

Democrats

Rep. Jackie Speier helps scuttle disgraced Pennsylvania Republican's attempts to rejoin the Navy

Unlike The Village People, former Rep. Tim Murphy is not in the Navy. The <i>Washington Post</i> reports that Pennsylvania Republican, who resigned as a …

Military

The Latest: Democrats tour US immigration facilities

MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the separation of immigrant children from their parents following President Donald Trump's order allowing them to …

San Antonio

Rep. Speier: I saw children crying in cells

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) describes to CNN's Ana Cabrera what she witnessed when visiting detained children at the border.

Turner Broadcasting

Dem Rep Defends Protesters Who Drove Kirstjen Nielsen Out Of Mexican Restaurant

1:38 PM 06/21/2018<p>Democratic California Rep. Jackie Speier defended protesters who heckled Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen …

Conservative View

TTC Extra: Rep. Speier & Contraception in the Military

<b>June 19, 2018</b><p>Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) has a plan to give women in the services access to contraception. There is a higher incidence of unintended …

Armed Forces

Congresswoman Jackie Speier heads to ICE detention centers

Criticism is growing over the Trump Administration's policy of separating children from their parents who are undocumented immigrants arrested at the …

Immigration

Rep Speier: Trump associates 'could face perjury charges'

Democratic Congresswoman Jackie Speier of California says a report from the Washington Post shows Trump associates Roger Stone and Michael Caputo …

Donald Trump

TTC Extra: Rep. Jackie Speier and the ROBOCOP Act

<b>June 15, 2018</b><p>Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) wants to pass the ROBOCOP (Repeated Objectionable Bothering of Consumers on Phones) Act. She wants to require …

Democrats

Speier: Taking children from parents is abuse

In an interview with CNN's Alisyn Camerota, Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) says it is illegal for the US government to separate asylum seekers from their children and that she and 19 of her colleagues are going down to a detention facility to investigate.

Turner Broadcasting

Rep. Jackie Speier: Democrats Still Willing To Trade DACA For Trump's Wall, We Can Tear It Down In A Couple Years

In an interview Thursday afternoon with CNN's Wolf Blitzer, Democratic California Rep. Jackie Speier explained the thinking behind an effort from …

Immigration

Speier To Host Town Hall On America's Working Class In San Bruno

"If you ever wondered whether we in the Bay Area live in bubble, this town hall is for you."<p>SAN MATEO COUNTY, CA - Congresswoman Jackie Speier …

San Mateo County

Democrat Jackie Speier: DNC lawsuit 'not in the interest of the American people'

Rep. Jackie Speier, a Democrat from California, views the Democratic National Committee's new lawsuit against the Trump campaign, Russia, and …

Government

Rep. Speier: DNC lawsuit ill-conceived

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) tells CNN's Wolf Blitzer that she is not supportive of the Democratic National Committee's lawsuit against Russia, the Trump campaign and Wikileaks.

Turner Broadcasting

Man threatens to ‘cut your liberal bleeding heart out’ to Jackie Speier aide, prosecutors say

REDWOOD CITY — A 52-year-old Manteca man who allegedly vowed to carve the “liberal bleeding heart” out of a staffer at Rep. Jackie Speier’s San Mateo …

Corruption

Man Pleads Not Guilty To Threatening Rep. Jackie Speier

Ronald Lafaye, a resident of Manteca, pleaded not guilty to felony charges of making criminal threats and threatening a public official.<p>SAN MATEO …

Crime

Speier: Trump will go down if Mueller is fired

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) tells CNN's Erin Burnett if President Donald Trump fires special counsel Robert Mueller, he will go down with him.

Donald Trump

Man threatens to ‘carve your bleeding liberal heart out’ to Jackie Speier aide, prosecutors say

REDWOOD CITY — A 52-year-old Manteca man who allegedly vowed to carve the “bleeding liberal heart” from one of Rep. Jackie Speier’s staff members …

Crime

Man pleads not guilty to threatening women in Rep. Jackie Speier’s office

A Manteca man accused of threatening to kill female staff members of U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Hillsborough, has pleaded not guilty to multiple felony charges, officials said.<p>Ronald Joseph Lafaye, 52, was arraigned Monday in San Mateo County Superior Court on charges of criminal threats, …

Corruption

Rep. Blake Farenthold resigns from Congress. He still owes us $84K.

The Texas Republican was the only sitting member of Congress to use taxpayer funds to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit.<p>Months after admitting to using $84,000 in taxpayer funds to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit — and promising to pay back the Treasury within the week — Republican Rep. Blake …

Blake Farenthold

Pelosi, Speier Call to End Gun Violence Amid YouTube Shooting

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday called for "real action" to end gun violence as she monitored the <b>active-shooter situation at YouTube</b> …

Conservative View

Democratic Rep. Jackie Speier Discusses Shooting At YouTube HQ

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Democratic Rep. Jackie Speier, whose district includes San Bruno, Calif., the location of YouTube headquarters, where an active shooter was confirmed on Tuesday.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>We have more information on the shooting this afternoon at YouTube's …

San Mateo County

Off Shore Drilling - 27 March 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 11 am – 12:30 pm Bay Model Visitor Center 2100 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA<p>Article Source: U.S. Representative Jackie …

Oil Drilling

Mitch McConnell blocking harassment bill, Jackie Speier says | McClatchy Washington Bureau

California Congresswoman Jackie Speier, one of the leading voices advocating for sexual harassment victims in Congress, is not happy that Congress …

Mitch McConnell

Digesting Felix Sater's conversation with Chris Hayes

Jackie Speier, Natasha Bertrand, and James Henry join Chris Hayes to digest his conversation with one of the most fascinating figures in the …

Politics

Rep. Jackie Speier: Trump's tweets on special counsel show obstruction of justice

Rep. Jackie Speier said Tuesday that if President Trump fires special counsel Robert Mueller, then she will push to remove him from office.<p>“I trust …

Donald Trump

Rep. Speier: Trump Tweets Show 'Intention to Obstruct Justice'

President Donald Trump's tweets show that he intends to fire special counsel Robert Mueller, Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said Tuesday on CNN.<p>"I …

Donald Trump

Rep. Louise Slaughter, The First Woman To Chair The Powerful Rules Committee, Has Died

The New York Democrat died Friday morning, following a fall at her home last week.<p>Rep. Louise Slaughter, the first woman ever to chair the powerful House Rules Committee, died Friday morning, her chief of staff announced in a statement.<p>Slaughter, 88, has served in Congress representing the …

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