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  • Wasserman Schultz on Trump's State of the Union Speech
    Posted in Press Releases on January 31, 2018 | Preview rr

    (Washington, D.C.) — Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) released the following statement on President Trump’s State of the Union Address: “Last night President Trump missed an opportunity to unite America. He bragged about crippling our health care coverage gains, demonized immigrants and celebrated tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations. Where he spoke promisingly — on lowering prescription costs, tackling opioid abuse or providing paid family leave — he’s done little but talk. Where hone... Read more

  • International Holocaust Remembrance Day Statement
    Posted in Press Releases on January 27, 2018 | Preview rr

    Sunrise, FL – Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) released the following statement today regarding International Holocaust Remembrance Day: International Holocaust Remembrance Day is a time to honor the memories of the six million Jews and other stigmatized groups who were systematically murdered by the Nazis during the worst genocide in human history. We have an obligation to also remember the countless victims of the Nazi regime who were raped, enslaved, and separated from their families. As... Read more

  • Roe v. Wade 45th Anniversary Statement
    Posted in Press Releases on January 22, 2018 | Preview rr

    U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) issued the following statement on the 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade: “Women have the right to make their own reproductive health choices for one reason: our mothers, grandmothers, sisters, and daughters have fought bravely for it. Today, on the 45th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision enshrining this right, we give them thanks and acknowledge all the women’s lives they have helped or saved. Because of this constitutional right to con... Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz on Government Funding Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on January 22, 2018 | Preview rr

    (Washington DC) - U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) released the following statement on the government funding bill: “The Trump shutdown resulted from the complete ineptitude of the President and the failure of Republican leaders in Congress to deliver on promises they made months ago. Instead of funding the government through a never-ending series of short-term spending bills that undermine the effective operation of our government, it’s time we move towards a sustainable solution that... Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz on the Trump Shutdown
    Posted in Press Releases on January 20, 2018 | Preview rr

    The Trump Shutdown is a reckless refusal to responsibly govern by a Republican party that controls both Houses of Congress and the White House, and fittingly arrives on the one year anniversary of Trump’s inauguration, putting his destructive and chaotic lack of leadership in sharp focus Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    Posted in Press Releases on January 15, 2018 | Preview rr

    (Sunrise, FL) – U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) issued the following statement today in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day: “As Americans come together to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we are surrounded by far too many reminders of the progress that we have not yet made. Those with hate in their hearts have stormed college campuses from Charlottesville to Gainesville - aided by many more who spew bigotry and racism behind the anonymity of the ... Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz on Trump's Reported Immigration Remarks
    Posted in Press Releases on January 11, 2018 | Preview rr

    U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) released the following statement on President Trump's reported comments at a meeting on immigration today: “Trump’s vile comments are outrageous, unacceptable and continue a disturbing pattern of racist remarks. He repeatedly sews seeds of racism which foment horrendous, discriminatory actions. No American can be proud of a President who speaks this way. Trump’s Republican colleagues must denounce his comments and stand up against bigotry and intoleranc... Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz Statement on Tucson Shooting 7th Anniversary
    Posted in Press Releases on January 8, 2018 | Preview rr

    “Seven years ago today, at a Tuscon event designed to allow constituents to hear from their Congresswoman, a disturbed shooter ended six lives and wounded numerous others, including my dear friend, former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords. Since that time, from Newtown to Orlando and Ft. Lauderdale to Charleston, far too many cities across this nation have experienced mass shootings - and my own community is no exception. On this solemn anniversary, which follows by two days, the mass shooting anniversar... Read more

  • Reps. Wasserman Schultz and Frankel Push Ethics Accountability Bill for Sexual Harassment in Congress
    Posted in Press Releases on December 20, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Women

    U. S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) filed legislation today that would require sexual harassment cases to be automatically referred to the Ethics Committee in order to help lift the shroud of secrecy cloaking settlements, and to ensure a more accountable culture in Congress. Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz on Passage of GOP Tax Scam
    Posted in Press Releases on December 19, 2017 | Preview rr

    This abhorrent legislation was written by wealthy Republican donors, for wealthy Republican donors. Read more