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January 8, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Representatives Elaine Luria (VA-02), A. Donald McEachin (VA-04), and Walter B. Jones (NC-03) co-introduced the bipartisan Defend Our Coast Act to prohibit the Department of Interior from issuing leases for the exploration, development or production of oil or gas on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) in the Mid-Atlantic (Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, and Delaware). This is Rep. Luria’s first co-sponsorship of congressional legislation.
January 4, 2019 Press Release
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – This evening, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) will welcome new Members of Congress from both political parties to her district for a bipartisan seminar designed to educate freshman representatives on the legislative process.
January 3, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – In one of her first votes on the House Floor, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) supported legislation that would reopen government and end the shutdown. At 13 days, the shutdown is the longest since the 16-day shutdown of 2013, affecting 800,000 federal workers and their families.
January 3, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Standing in solidarity with federal workers who keep America safe, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) this week directed the Chief Administrative Officer of the House to withhold her pay during the duration of the government shutdown.
January 3, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Joined by family and friends at the United States Capitol, Congresswoman Elaine Luria was sworn in to office today to represent Virginia’s Second Congressional District. Coastal Virginians elected Congresswoman Luria last November, and she was formally added to the rolls of the U.S. House of Representatives upon executing the oath of office.