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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) today released the following statement after co-sponsoring a House Resolution recognizing October as Filipino American History Month:
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement in response to the Trump Administration’s decision to decertify the Iran Nuclear Agreement.
“Preventing Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon is critical to ensuring our global and national security. I have taken a strong stance in holding Iran accountable for its actions and will continue to ensure that we remain vigilant in monitoring the regime’s behavior.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) reaffirmed her strong support today for increasing funding for the Department of Homeland Security’s Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) program and reevaluating the grant's formula to ensure high tourism cities like Las Vegas receive their fair share of federal support.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) joined with Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-05) to help introduce the Keep Americans Safe Act of 2017. This legislation would prohibit the transfer, importation, or possession of magazines that are able to hold more than 10 rounds of ammunition. Rosen and Esty are both members of the Problem Solvers Caucus whose districts have suffered tragic mass shootings.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement applauding the White House’s announcement to award a $1 million grant through the Department of Justice to the state of Nevada. The funding will assist Nevada in compensating law enforcement for overtime and costs associated with the October 1 mass shooting:
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) applauded the House of Representatives for unanimously passing the NIST Small Business Cybersecurity Act of 2017 (H.R. 2105). Congresswoman Rosen was an original co-sponsor of the bipartisan bill, which directs the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to work with other federal agencies to create and make available clear and concise resources to help small businesses identify, manage, and reduce their cybersecurity risks.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) helped introduce bipartisan legislation to ban the manufacture, sale, and use of “bump stocks” and similar devices. The legislation is similar to the Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act, introduced last week by Congressman David Cicilline (RI-01) and also co-sponsored by Rosen. Additionally, the Curbelo-Moulton legislation would also direct the United States Sentencing Commission to consider enhanced penalties for offenders who use bump stocks in violent crimes or in drug trafficking.
LAS VEGAS, NV - Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement to honor the memory of her constituent, First Sergeant Charleston Hartfield, who was killed while off-duty at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas on October 1, 2017. The 34-year-old was a Las Vegas Metro Police Department officer and a U.S. Army veteran serving in the Nevada National Guard who lived in Henderson.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) and Congressman Ruben Kihuen (NV-04) joined Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-1) in introducing legislation to ban the manufacture, possession, transfer, sale, or importation of bump stocks like the one used to murder 59 innocent men and women earlier this week in Las Vegas.
WASHINGTON, DC – This morning Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the statement below following an event on the steps of the U.S. House of Representatives to honor the victims of the Las Vegas shooting and demand action to prevent gun violence.
Statement from Rep. Jacky Rosen: