Congressman Juan Vargas

Representing the 51st District of California

Press Releases

Apr 13, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (April 13, 2015) — Today, Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) issued the following statement in honor of National Volunteer Week:

Apr 6, 2015 Press Release

SAN DIEGO, CA (April 6, 2015) — Today, Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) issued the following statement in honor of National Autism Awareness Month:

Mar 26, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (March 26, 2015) – Today, Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) and a group of 30 colleagues are requesting refugee assistance funding from the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies.

Mar 24, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (March 24, 2015) –Today, Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51), together with Rep. Tom Rooney (FL-17), Rep. John Conyers (MI-13), and Rep. Duncan Hunter (CA-50), introduced the Protecting Religious Minorities Persecuted by ISIS Act of 2015  (H.R.

Mar 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (March 23, 2015) – This week, Rep.

Mar 19, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (March 19, 2015) – On Tuesday, March 23, Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) will join his colleagues on the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations for a Hearing regarding the role of the FDIC in Operation Chokepoint. 

Mar 19, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC (March 19, 2015) – Yesterday, Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) and a group of bipartisan legislators submitted letters urging the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies to fund essential health care programs for our nation’s veterans during the 2016 Fiscal Year.

Mar 12, 2015 Press Release

EL CENTRO, CA (March 12, 2015) – Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) hosted an orientation event on President Barack Obama’s Immigration Executive Action in El Centro last night. The event provided details and eligibility information to the public about the programs made available by the Immigration Executive Action that was announced November 20, 2014.

Mar 10, 2015 Press Release

SAN DIEGO, CA (March 10, 2015) — Today, Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) issued the following statement after returning from the Civil Rights Pilgrimage in Alabama that took place March 6-8, 2015.  A bipartisan group of Members of Congress traveled to key landmarks of the Civil Rights Movement in Birmingham, Selma and Montgomery.

Mar 6, 2015 Press Release
Commemoration on the Edmund Pettus Bridge marks 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday

WASHINGTON, DC (March 6, 2015) – Today, Rep. Juan Vargas is participating in the 15th Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage in Alabama. The event is taking place March 6-8, 2015 at various landmarks of the Civil Rights Movement. This trip is organized by the Faith and Politics Institute and is comprised of a bipartisan group of Members of Congress from both chambers.

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