September 3, 2015 Press Release
In Case You Missed It: Aguilar Continues Tour of Inland Empire Healthcare and Assistance Facilities
Last week, Rep. Pete Aguilar continued his tour of Inland Empire healthcare and assistance facilities, making visits to the Homeless Access Center in San Bernardino and to Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital.
September 2, 2015 Press Release
Aguilar Statement on Support for Iran Nuclear Agreement
Rep. Pete Aguilar released a statement announcing his support of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) between the P5+1 and Iran.
September 2, 2015 Press Release
Aguilar Sits Down with Fox News for “Freshman Class” Series
Earlier this year, Rep. Pete Aguilar (CA-31) sat down with Joel Waldman of Fox News to talk about his experience as a freshman member of Congress. The interview—which was released yesterday afternoon—covers Rep. Aguilar’s first few months in office where he discusses his focus on working across party lines to support middle-class families, as well as connecting residents with the federal government through assistance with Social Security, Medicare, veterans benefits, immigration, and more.
August 31, 2015 Press Release
In Case You Missed It: “Aguilar Hosts Discussion to Highlight Opportunities for County Businesses”
Last week, Rep. Pete Aguilar hosted U.S. Small Business Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet in San Bernardino at the Inland Empire Economic Partnership for a roundtable discussion to highlight opportunities for local businesses. The event was held on Monday afternoon with Inland Empire lenders and focused on how small businesses and startups can grow their workforce and increase access to credit and capital in San Bernardino County. The Fontana Herald News has the story.
August 28, 2015 Press Release
Aguilar Tours Homeless Access Center in San Bernardino, Meets with City Leaders
Yesterday, Rep. Pete Aguilar toured the Homeless Access Center in San Bernardino and met with city leaders to discuss homelessness in the Inland Empire. Rep. Aguilar toured the facility with Mayor Carey Davis, Council member and Mayor Pro Tem Rikke Van Johnson, City Attorney Gary Saenz, and City Council member Virginia Marquez. The tour was facilitated by the center’s Deputy Director of Housing, Brandon Mims and the CEO of Mercy House, Larry Haynes.
Rep. Aguilar Reinforces Commitment to Inland Empire Businesses while Touring San Bernardino Beverage Distributor
Yesterday, Rep. Pete Aguilar (CA-31) visited Gate City Beverage Distributors in San Bernardino to continue his tour of Inland Empire businesses. Rep.
Aguilar Holds Roundtable with U.S. Small Business Administrator to Highlight Opportunities for Inland Empire Businesses
Yesterday, Rep. Pete Aguilar (CA-31) hosted a roundtable discussion with U.S. Small Business Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet and Inland Empire lending partners to highlight opportunities for local businesses and startups to grow their workforce and increase access to credit and capital in San Bernardino County. Rep. Aguilar invited the Administrator to the Inland Empire for the event, which was held at the Inland Empire Economic Partnership.
August 21, 2015 Press Release
Aguilar Holds Constituent Fair to Assist Hundreds of Inland Empire Seniors
Today, Rep. Pete Aguilar hosted his first annual Senior Fair at the Multicultural Center at Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga. Over three hundred seniors attended the event that hosted over forty vendors to assist residents with a variety of issues, including free health screenings, information on food programs, and help with Social Security, Medicare, veterans benefits, immigration, and more. Rep. Aguilar was joined by local elected officials, including Mayor Dennis Michael and Assemblymember Marc Steinorth.
August 20, 2015 Press Release
Rep. Aguilar Holds Open House in New San Bernardino Office
Yesterday, Rep. Pete Aguilar held an open house in his new San Bernardino office, inviting constituents and local officials to celebrate the opening of the new location. Over 200 people attended the event.
August 10, 2015 Press Release
Aguilar: Close Loopholes To Strengthen Critical Environmental Protections
Today, Rep. Pete Aguilar announced his support for a package of commonsense legislation to strengthen environmental protections and safeguard key health and safety provisions for communities affected by hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. The three bills—the Fracturing Responsibility and Awareness of Chemicals (FRAC) Act, the Focused Reduction of Effluence and Storm water runoff through Hydrofracking Environmental Regulation (FRESHER) Act, and the Bringing Reductions to Energy’s Airborne Toxic Health Effects (BREATHE) Act—were introduced earlier this year.