Press Releases

February 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Yesterday, Rep. Jennifer Wexton, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Chairman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Rep. Gerald E.

February 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) announced today that she will be bringing constituent Linda McCray, an employee of the Washington Air Route Traffic Control Center who was recently furloughed during the 35 day federal shutdown, as her guest to the 2019 State of the Union.

February 1, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. ‒ On Thursday, Representative Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) joined the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition for their monthly meeting, speaking about the importance of increased federal funding to addiction and treatment programs in the region.

January 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. ‒ Representative Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) and Representative Don Young (R-AK) are co-leading new legislation to ensure that federal employees furloughed during a shutdown can continue to accrue annual and sick leave.

January 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed  H.R. 790, the Federal Civilian Workforce Pay Raise Fairness Act:

January 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today a House Resolution offered by Rep. Jennifer Wexton to condemn government shutdowns was defeated when Republican leaders surprisingly turned against the measure on the House floor.

January 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) released the following statement on Trump’s announcement to end the shutdown:

January 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton today sent a letter to Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross, Jr. inviting him to the Capital Area Food Bank this weekend to meet with and help serve federal employees who have been affected by the government shutdown.

January 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) led lawmakers in sending a letter to Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox urging for a vote on the Equal Rights Amendment.

January 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. ‒ Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) announced today that she has been appointed to the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology. Speaking on the appointment: 
 

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