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January 9, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement following today’s House Natural Resources Committee hearing on a bill that would effectively codify the Department of Interior's downsizing of Bears Ears National Monument, potentially opening up millions of acres of land and treasured cultural sites, archaeological resources, and wildlife areas to destructive development.

December 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement after Interior Secretary Zinke’s recommended downsizing Gold Butte National Monument in Nevada according to

December 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement in response to the Trump Administration's announcement that it will downsize both Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments. The Administration’s decision will potentially open up millions of acres of land and treasured cultural sites, archaeological resources, and wildlife areas to destructive development.

November 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) voted for H.R. 3017, the Brownfields Enhancement, Economic Redevelopment, and Reauthorization Act of 2017, which would reauthorize the Brownfields Program. This legislation would make improvements to the cleanup process aimed at helping communities remediate and redevelop contaminated property.

September 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement applauding the Environmental Protection Agency’s estimated $19.5 million grant to improve Nevada’s drinking water, wastewater infrastructure, and water pollution reduction programs:

September 18, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement in response to

July 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following letter sent to Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke ahead of his upcoming visit to Nevada on Monday. After hearing from more than 83,000 individuals who support protecting Nevada's National Monuments, Congresswoman Rosen urged Secretary Zinke to reconsider revoking monument designations at Gold Butte and Basin and Range.