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Statement by Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez in Support of Proposal to Raise the California Minimum Wage

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    Said Rep. Loretta Sanchez:   “The proposal by Governor Brown, state legislators, and labor leaders to increase the California minimum wage to $15-an-hour is the right thing to do. Income inequality in the United States has become one of the greatest challenges our nation faces. That is why the majority of the American people and…

REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ STATEMENT ON TIED SUPREME COURT DECISION IN FAVOR OF AMERICAN WORKERS

Rep. Loretta Sanchez welcomes Rep. John R. Lewis to CSUF for Black History Monthe 2012

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46) released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s 4-4 tie decision in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, upholding the Ninth Circuit Court ruling in favor of labor rights for American workers:  “Strong and healthy unions are crucial to ensure that American workers are treated justly and fairly.…

New LA Times Senate Poll: Sanchez Gains Ground, Harris Support Flat, a Third of Voters Still Undecided

Loretta Sanchez, Kamala Harris, photo credit: LA Times

The latest USC Dornslife/Los Angeles Times poll on the US Senate race in California shows frontrunner Kamala Harris has failed to increase her lead and is still stuck at 28% while Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) has narrowed the gap to less than 10 percentage points and has shown steady growth.  Leading the California Senate race…

Sanchez on Encryption

Rep. Loretta Sanchez

The first time I met Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, I was working with an Irvine-based cybersecurity company and she was a ranking Democrat on the House Homeland Security subcommittee.  I remember the detail of her questions and her obvious knowledge of the issues.  And she reminds me again of her in-depth knowledge on the issues concerning…

Sanchez Statement on Garland

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (Photo: Chris Prevatt)

Said Rep. Loretta Sanchez:  “I strongly support President Obama’s nomination of Justice Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court.  Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley should immediately set a hearing date so that Senators may fulfill their Constitutional duty.  “Every day that Senate Republicans do not take action, they prove that they are…