Press Releases

September 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Ahead of next week’s vote on the The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez introduced seven amendments that collectively seek to end U.S. practices that have contributed to human rights abuses.

September 13, 2021 Press Release

QUEENS, N.Y. - Antes del marcado del paquete de reconciliación del Comité Judicial hoy, la Representante Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez emitió una declaración en el que enfatiza la importancia de brindar vías a la ciudadanía para aquellos residentes con Estatus de Protección Temporal (TPS) a través del proceso de reconciliación.

September 13, 2021 Press Release

QUEENS, N.Y. - Ahead of today's Judiciary Committee mark-up of the reconciliation package, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez released a statement emphasizing the importance of providing pathways to citizenship for those residents with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) through the reconciliation process. The full statement follows. 

September 1, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez released a statement calling on the Senate to reject Rahm Emanuel’s nomination to the ambassadorship of Japan. The full statement follows.

August 31, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ayanna Pressley, Mondaire Jones and Jesús G. “Chuy” García are releasing a statement urging President Biden to appoint a new Federal Reserve Chair rather than reappoint Jerome Powell. The full statement follows. 

August 30, 2021 Press Release

THROGGS NECK, NY – On Monday, August 30, 2021, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Representative of the 14th Congressional District of New York, will hold a live press conference to announce that the House of Representatives passed federal funding for the Offshore Wind Workforce Development Project at SUNY Maritime College.

August 27, 2021 Press Release

“The impending eviction crisis is a matter of public health and safety that demands an urgent legislative solution to prevent further harm and needless loss of human life.”

August 27, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. (August 27, 2021) — Yesterday, Representative Carolyn Maloney, Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, held a field roundtable to hear directly from frontline communities that have been disproportionately burdened by pollution from

July 30, 2021 Press Release

This includes the Jacobi Hospital anti-violence initiative Reps. Ocasio-Cortez, Bowman & Sen. Schumer highlighted in early July.

July 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) released the following statement on the eviction moratorium.

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