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January 31, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – After not being able to attend votes due to a death in her family, Congresswoman Elaine Luria offered the following statement on how she would have voted on H.R. 550.

January 31, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – After not being able to attend votes due to a death in her family, Congresswoman Elaine Luria offered the following statement on how she would have voted on January 29.

January 27, 2020 Press Release

VIRGINIA BEACH – Last week, Congresswoman Elaine Luria was present throughout her district, hosting a town hall and attending events throughout the community to meet with constituent organizations.

January 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Elaine Luria today announced she will host a town hall meeting in Virginia Beach on Wednesday, January 22nd.

January 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Elaine Luria today announced the House passage of the Protecting Older Workers from Discrimination Act (H.R. 1230). This bipartisan bill would strengthen anti-discrimination protections for older workers to prevent ageism in the workplace.

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January 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Elaine Luria today announced the House passage of H.J. Res 80, which would help veterans find quality and affordable dental care.

January 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Elaine Luria today announced the House passage of the PFAS Action Act of 2019 (H.R. 535). This bipartisan bill, which Congresswoman Luria cosponsored, would take critical steps to clean sites contaminated by hazardous per and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) across Coastal Virginia and America.

January 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Elaine Luria today issued the following statement on H.Con.Res.83 - Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to terminate any engagement of United States Armed Forces in hostilities against Iran.

January 8, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) issued the following statement on the killing of Qasem Soleimani.

January 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Over the past year, Congresswoman Luria has fiercely advocated for Coastal Virginia’s environment by fighting for several legislative initiatives such as the health of the Chesapeake Bay and common-sense initiatives for addressing coastal resiliency.  

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In The News

September 3, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON — Just before the start of school, Congresswoman Elaine Luria is starting an app challenge for middle and high school students.
August 14, 2019 In The News
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — U.S. Representative Elaine Luria was in Hampton Roads this week. She toured Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg, meeting with hospital leadership and staff and discussing critical health care issues.
August 14, 2019 In The News
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A bill to rename a post office after one of the 12 people killed in the Virginia Beach mass shooting has been passed by the U.S. Senate.
August 14, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON — Congresswoman Elaine Luria on Monday announced that the House of Representatives approved a pair of her amendments as part of the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
July 25, 2019 In The News
Congresswoman Luria’s amendment to H.R. 3504, the Ryan Kules Specially Adaptive Housing Improvement Act, would expand the pool of veterans eligible to receive VA-administered Specialty Adapted Housing (SAH) grants to include blinded veterans.
July 18, 2019 In The News
Congresswoman Elaine Luria of Norfolk may be a freshman. But over the course of the last week, she’s been able to score two major victories in the House.
July 18, 2019 In The News
“In our community’s darkest hour, Keith prioritized the safety of his colleagues over his own,” Congresswoman Luria said before the vote. “He was a true servant leader who made the ultimate sacrifice. This is our chance to tell Keith’s story, to showcase his heroism to our community, our Commonwealth, and our nation.”
July 18, 2019 In The News
Say this for Congresswoman Elaine Luria: She hits the ground running and then keeps going. The first-term U.S. Representative from Virginia’s 2nd District seems to be everywhere these days — hosting town halls on throughout her district, speaking at a Memorial Day commemoration, meeting with high school students.
July 18, 2019 In The News
“I came to Congress to defend quality and affordable health care for all Virginians,” Congresswoman Luria said. “If this lawsuit is successful, it would represent a multi-generational attack on our Commonwealth. Millions of young people, seniors, and everyone in between would be hurt. I’ll continue to fight back at every turn.”
July 18, 2019 In The News
In an ongoing effort to combat the rising flooding threat, members of the Hampton Roads congressional delegation are working to make the issues famous. “Really wanted to emphasize the impact that it has on our local economy and military installations,” said Rep. Elaine Luria (D-Virginia Beach.) following a tour of the area with Florida Rep. Kathy Castor (D-Tampa.).

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