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March 6, 2020 Press Release

VIRGINIA BEACH – On Friday morning, Congresswoman Luria will participate in Tallwood High School’s Women in Politics Panel. She will speak with other panelists about the trials and barriers faced by women running for office and in elected office. This event is open to the press.

March 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee Vice Chair Elaine Luria challenged Navy leadership on shipbuilding priorities in the President’s Fiscal Year 2021 budget request for the Department of the Navy.

March 4, 2020 Press Release

POQUOSON – On Tuesday, March 17, Congresswoman Elaine Luria will host a town hall at Poquoson Middle School.

February 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, Congresswoman Elaine Luria questioned key Department of Defense and Navy leadership during two House Committee on Armed Services (HASC) budget hearings. Throughout both hearings, Congresswoman Luria emphasized key Navy readiness and shipbuilding issues.

February 26, 2020 Press Release

This week, Congresswoman Elaine Luria supported the House passage of multiple pieces of legislation that would advance key priorities for veterans. These range from easing the financial burdens of Gold Star Families to increasing transparency at the VA.

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February 26, 2020 Press Release

VIRGINIA BEACH – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria announced that her office will host its second annual Congressional Art Competition in Virginia’s Second District.

The Congressional Art Competition is an opportunity for high school students to show their artistic talents to the nation with an opportunity to have their work hung in the Capitol.

February 25, 2020 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria issued the following statement regarding Senator Bernie Sanders’ comments on the AIPAC Policy Conference.

February 25, 2020 Press Release

VIRGINIA BEACH – Last week, Congresswoman Luria engaged in prolific community outreach during February’s District Work Period. She recognized the service of Vietnam War era veterans, discussed important priorities with community leaders, and met with countless constituent groups.

February 21, 2020 Press Release

NORFOLK – On Saturday, February 22nd, Congresswoman Elaine Luria will speak at the Oakmont Civic Association Black History Month Brunch. This event will honor Herman E. Valentine, Sr., a local business leader, for his contributions to the community. This event is open to the press.

February 21, 2020 Press Release

NORFOLK – On Sunday, February 16th, Congresswoman Elaine Luria will speak at a veterans’ pinning ceremony at the American Legion’s 2nd District Spring Conference. This event will honor and recognize the service of Vietnam War era veterans. During the ceremony, Congresswoman Luria will give remarks reflecting on the sacrifices and bravery of our veterans. 

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In The News

November 18, 2019 In The News
The town hall allowed Rep. Luria to hear ideas, suggestions, and questions from residents of the Hampton Roads region.
October 24, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON — Congresswoman Elaine Luria on Tuesday questioned top Navy leadership on military readiness issues facing America and her Coastal Virginia district.
October 24, 2019 In The News
As Rep. Elaine Luria sees it, this week’s decision to extend the deployment of the USS Abraham Lincoln speaks to a more serious problem with the aircraft carrier fleet, and the evidence is front and center in Hampton Roads.
October 24, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON — Congresswoman Elaine Luria returned to the United States after a high-level delegation to Afghanistan, Jordan, and Qatar.
October 24, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON – Days after probing administration officials for details on a hastily announced military withdrawal, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) today voted to oppose President Trump’s decision to end U.S. efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria.
October 16, 2019 In The News
VIRGINIA BEACH – Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) this week met with her office’s Chesapeake Bay Advisory Board to brief our region’s key stakeholders about her legislative efforts to protect and preserve the Chesapeake Bay.
October 16, 2019 In The News
VIRGINIA, USA — Representative Elaine Luria is calling on the White House to explain their controversial decision to withdraw U.S. troops from the Syria-Turkey border, allowing Turkish forces to make closer offensive strikes on American allies.
October 16, 2019 In The News
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Congresswoman Elaine Luria this week met with her office’s Chesapeake Bay Advisory Board to brief the region’s key stakeholders about her legislative efforts to protect and preserve the Chesapeake Bay.
October 16, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman and Navy veteran Elaine Luria recently met with David Collins, the new director of the Hampton VA Medical Center, to speak on issues concerning military veterans.
October 16, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON – Rep. Elaine Luria (D) of Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District just had her second bill become law after President Donald Trump signed the bipartisan bill looking to put more money in the pockets of American veterans.

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