Despite the Supreme Court ruling on Thursday, Lowenthal says the fight to end gerrymandering will continue.
Lowenthal joins about four dozen other House of Representatives Democrats calling for some form of impeachment proceedings to at least be considered.
There were several moments Monday night where Congressman Alan Lowenthal heeded to the raucous crowd that packed an auditorium on the Liberal Arts Campus of Long Beach City College. Instead of battling through the noise, Lowenthal patiently waited, microphone in hand, for the roar to subside to finish his points during his first large-scale town hall event, one that drew nearly 900 people.
Congressman Alan Lowenthal will host his first large-scale town hall meeting of the year Monday March 13 where he’s slated to discuss a variety of issues with his constituents including healthcare reform, immigration policies under the new White House administration and environmental issues.
Congressman Alan Lowenthal has thrown his name into the hat of nearly 60 Democratic lawmakers who will not attend the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump Friday.
President-elect Donald Trump’s choice of David Friedman as ambassador to Israel drew some local condemnation yesterday, when United States Congressman Alan Lowenthal slammed the president-elect’s pick on Facebook, calling it a move that would “damage” US credibility in trying to bring peace to the region.
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) is set to become co-chair of the House of Representatives’ Ports, Opportunity, Renewal, Trade and Security (PORTS) Caucus after the departure of its previous co-chair, former Congresswoman Janice Hahn (D-CA).
Long Beach’s federal representatives—Congress members Janice Hahn and Alan Lowenthal—expressed support for the Supreme Court ruling that effectively struck down the Texas law that could have reduced the number of abortion clinics to roughly 10, from a high of 40.
Members of the House of Representatives, including representatives Janice Hahn and Alan Lowenthal, staged a sit-in this morning on the House floor, demanding that Speaker Paul Ryan allow a vote on a bill that could possibly allow for the blockage of gun sales to people on the national no-fly list, and for expanded background checks. The sit-in, which started at approximately 8:30 AM PDT, had dozens of lawmakers seated on the floor in protest over the inaction of congress.
Today, Long Beach’s Congressman Alan Lowenthal introduced a bill that proposes the country takes the state of California’s approach to single-use carryout bags by charging a nominal fee of 10 cents for their use—nationwide.