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March 30, 2015 Press Release
Late last week, Rep. Pete Aguilar called on California State Bar President Craig Holden to conduct an inquiry into the homophobic ballot proposal submitted by attorney Matthew McLaughlin, which would permit the murder of gay and lesbian Californians. In a letter sent to Mr. Holden, Rep. Aguilar suggested an investigation be conducted and possible disciplinary action be taken, including disbarment.
March 25, 2015 Press Release
Today, Rep. Pete Aguilar co-sponsored the Paycheck Fairness Act, which would help end wage discrimination against women. Women currently earn 78 cents for every dollar men make, on average.
March 25, 2015 Press Release
Today, Rep. Pete Aguilar fought for seniors, students, and Inland Empire jobs. Read his statement here.
March 24, 2015 Press Release
Rep. Pete Aguilar joined members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) for a press conference to highlight the dangers of the GOP House Budget that was unveiled last week, which include massive cuts to funding for education. The proposed budget would drastically reduce investments in higher education, including Pell Grants, which help more than one million students in California attend college.
March 23, 2015 Press Release
This weekend, Rep. Pete Aguilar met with constituents at Mitla Café in San Bernardino for his first “Coffee with your Congressman” event. Saturday’s meeting was the first in an ongoing series of intimate and informal sessions with constituents, a program Rep. Aguilar originally started when he served on the Redlands City Council.
March 18, 2015 Press Release
Today, Rep. Pete Aguilar released a recorded statement honoring women in recognition of Women’s History Month, which is celebrated throughout the month of March.
March 17, 2015 Press Release
This afternoon, Rep. Pete Aguilar (CA-31) took to the House floor to stand up for seniors, students, and middle-class families in response to the Republican Budget which was revealed earlier today.
March 6, 2015 Press Release
Today, Rep. Pete Aguilar issued a public statement in response to the Department of Labor’s February jobs report.
March 5, 2015 Press Release
This week marks sixty days into Rep. Pete Aguilar’s first term in office. In just under two months, the former Redlands Mayor has been busy working with his Democratic and Republican colleagues on meaningful legislation to help small business owners, veterans, students, and working families.
March 4, 2015 Press Release
Today, Representative Pete Aguilar delivered remarks on the House floor, urging the House majority to govern more responsibly, and focus their attention on middle-class families rather than engage in party politics.