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  • 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

  • Wasserman Schultz Statement on Hanukkah
    Posted in Press Releases on December 12, 2017 | Preview rr

    Tonight, my family along with Jewish families across America and around the globe will celebrate Hanukkah, the festival of lights. In bringing loved ones together to recount the blessings of unexpected triumphs, we can be grateful for the gifts we have received, and dedicate ourselves to making a better world for us all. Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz on Recognition of Jerusalem as Capital of Israel
    Posted in Press Releases on December 6, 2017 | Preview rr

    We must work toward a day where the entire world recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and that can be achieved through final status negotiations. I remain as committed as ever to safeguarding Israel’s future as a Jewish and democratic state, at peace with its neighbors, with Jerusalem as its undisputed capital. Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz Statement on GOP Senate Tax Scam Passage
    Posted in Press Releases on December 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Under cover of night, this cruel, unpopular and hastily-crafted legislation will hand the wealthy an embarrassing bulk of any tax benefits, while leaving millions of middle class families with higher taxes and all our children and grandchildren drowning in debt. Read more

  • Wasserman Schultz on GOP Tax Scam Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on November 16, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Economy & Jobs

    Today the House passed a deficit explosion device that rewards the Republican donor class and punishes the rest of us. Read more