Press Releases

July 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following yesterday’s vote on the Insurrection Act Amendment, Congresswoman Elaine Luria offered the statement below.

July 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC -- Congresswoman Elaine Luria today praised House passage of the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021, keeping her promise to fight for servicemembers and military families in Hampton Roads and beyond.

July 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04) and Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) released the following statements after the U.S. House of Representatives adopted the TRICARE ECHO Improvement Act as an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2021.

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July 20, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congresswoman Luria joined several of her House colleagues in a letter to Department of Treasury Secretary Mnuchin expressing constituents’ concerns regarding the Economic Impact Payments (EIPs) delivered in the form of a prepaid debit card.

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July 20, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Earlier this month, the House Armed Services Committee marked up the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021, during which Congresswoman Luria advocated for Hampton Roads and a bipartisan approach to the most important national security legislation of the year.

July 19, 2020 Press Release

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – Congresswoman Luria joined her fellow Virginia Congressmembers in a letter to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Peter Gaynor about concerns regarding the health and wellbeing of residents and staff in nursing homes during COVD-19.

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July 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Congresswoman Luria announced her support for the National Disaster Resilience Competition (NDRC) extension. In 2014, President Obama announced the creation of the NDRC, which awarded $1 billion in competitive grants to states and localities. Under federal law, Virginia must use its NDRC grant funds by 2022.

July 15, 2020 Press Release

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – Yesterday, Congresswoman Luria participated in an AARP tele-town hall to discuss with constituents their questions and concerns pertaining to the COVID-19 pandemic and how her office can assist retired constituents during these trying times.

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July 14, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Luria continues advocacy for increased transparency and accountability in PPP

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria announced the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) provided financial assistance to 10,969 local businesses, helping retain 69,858 jobs in Hampton Roads.

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July 13, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Luria testifies for her bipartisan bill, the Fort Monroe National Monument Land Acquisition Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This afternoon, Congresswoman Elaine Luria testified before the House Natural Resources Committee’s Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands in support of her bipartisan bill, the Fort Monroe National Monument Land Acquisition Act (H.R. 4345).

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