Request comes following multiple, recent reports that contradict testimony and statements made by representatives of Amazon to the Committee

Following the publication of multiple reports that directly contradict the sworn testimony of representatives on behalf of Amazon and other statements to Congress about its business practices, House Judiciary Committee Chair…


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 15, 2021

Today, Congressional sponsors of the Nondebtor Release Prohibition Act of 2021 issued the following statements condemning Johnson & Johnson for placing its liabilities for thousands of lawsuits alleging its talc-based products caused cancer into bankruptcy:

“Once again, a corporate giant is seeking to exploit…


Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) issued the following statement after the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas granted the Department of Justice’s request for a preliminary injunction blocking enforcement of Texas’ law SB 8:

“This injunction is an important first step in protecting the…


Legislation comes on the heels of SCOTUS decision in Terry v. United States; clarifies that retroactivity is available to all offenders who were sentenced for a crack cocaine offense before the Fair Sentencing Act

Today, House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime Chair Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) and Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold…


Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) sent a letter to Treasury Department Secretary Janet Yellen urging her to take all appropriate steps to prevent state’s from misusing American Rescue Plan (ARP) funding to construct new prisons. …


Legislation includes SHOP SAFE Act, MORE Act, CROWN Act, bipartisan package to lower prescription drug costs, and more

Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) announced that Judiciary Committee will hold a full Committee markup on Wednesday, September 29th at 10:00 A.M.

“Next week, the Judiciary Committee will hold…


Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) issued the following statement regarding the end of bipartisan police reform negotiations:

“I am deeply disappointed that GOP Members of the Senate have failed to take action on the urgent need for police reform. Despite months of good-faith negotiations, they have instead…


Legislation Will Prevent Presidential Abuses of Power, Restore Checks and Balances, Strengthen Accountability and Transparency, and Protect Elections

Today, House Democrats introduced the Protecting Our Democracy Act — a sweeping package of reforms that will strengthen America’s democratic institutions against future presidents, regardless of political party, who seek to abuse…


Legislation Will Prevent Presidential Abuses of Power, Restore Checks and Balances, Strengthen Accountability and Transparency, and Protect Elections

Today, House Democrats introduced the Protecting Our Democracy Act — a sweeping package of reforms that will strengthen America’s democratic institutions against future presidents, regardless of political party, who seek to abuse the power of their office for corrupt purposes.

The comprehensive proposals — many of which have been supported…


Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship Chair Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) issued the following joint statement applauding President Biden’s proposal to set the refugee admissions goal at 125,000 for fiscal year 2022:

“We are greatly encouraged by President Biden’s announcement today affirming his…

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