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January 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Luria has delivered for Coastal Virginians in her first year in office by maintaining a strong emphasis on a commitment to quality constituent service, prolific outreach, and significant legislative achievements.

December 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs (DAMA) Chair Elaine Luria (VA-02) reflected on the legislative and oversight accomplishments of her subcommittee in 2019.

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December 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria is proud to announce that President Trump signed her Virginia Beach Strong Act (HR 4566) into law. This bipartisan bill would make it easier for people to provide financial assistance to families of victims of the May 31 Virginia Beach mass shooting. 

December 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) denounced the latest judicial effort to dismantle critical life-saving protections for Coastal Virginians with pre-existing conditions, along with all other benefits and protections provided by the Affordable Care Act.

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December 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) announced the House’s passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) Implementation Act.

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December 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) voted for two Fiscal Year 2020 appropriations packages advancing key priorities for Coastal Virginia and national security interests.

December 17, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) issued the following statement ahead of the House’s vote on impeachment on Wednesday.
December 12, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) announced the House’s passage of H.R. 3, the Elijah Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019. This bill would lower prescription drug costs for over 600,000 residents of Virginia’s Second Congressional District.
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December 12, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) announced the House’s passage of H.R. 5038, Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019. This bipartisan bill will help Coastal Virginia’s agricultural industry by implementing reforms that aim to address scarcities in labor.
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December 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Elaine Luria (VA-02) praised the results of the Conference Report for the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The final version of the NDAA keeps Congresswoman Luria’s longstanding promise to advocate for servicemembers and military families in Coastal Virginia and beyond.

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July 18, 2019 In The News
But, the other night, in York County, with the articulate and earnest Rep. Luria, it was very Virginia, very polite and perhaps decorous to a fault.
July 18, 2019 In The News
“This defense authorization bill keeps Americans safe, gives our troops the resources they need to succeed, helps military families, and best positions Hampton Roads to continue our critical role in securing America,” Congresswoman Luria said. “I hope the House, Senate, and President can quickly come together to provide the best bill for defending our nation.”
July 18, 2019 In The News
U.S. Rep. Elaine Luria spoke about the many women who paved the way to success for her and future generations of women at the 30th annual Eastern Shore Christian Businessmen’s Association Prayer Breakfast on Wednesday in Accomac.
July 18, 2019 In The News
Congresswoman Luria sought answers for questions from city officials after the May 31 Virginia Beach Municipal Center tragedy.
July 18, 2019 In The News
Luria said one of her top priorities is “keeping the Chesapeake Bay and other waterways clean and thriving for future generations.”
July 18, 2019 In The News
“I am proud to work with lawmakers on both sides of the aisle to ensure student veterans are able to use their GI Bill benefits when they choose,” Congresswoman Luria said. “Investing in education creates lifelong advantages. Congress should keep finding ways to make it easier for our bravest men and women to continue their education.”
July 18, 2019 In The News
"Fighting flooding, harnessing renewable energy, and helping veterans are three essential priorities in our coastal military community,” Congresswoman Luria said.
July 18, 2019 In The News
“As an engineer who operated nuclear reactors on aircraft carriers, I know that ensuring a thriving civilian nuclear industry is vital,” Congresswoman Luria said. “Nuclear energy must be part of any solution to transitioning to a clean energy future because nuclear power provides over 55% of our carbon-free energy.”
July 18, 2019 In The News
“It was a privilege to fight for Hampton Roads and utilize my 20 years of service in the Navy to ensure passage of a defense authorization bill that keeps Americans safe, gives our troops the resources they need to succeed, and best positions Hampton Roads to continue our critical role in defending America,” Congresswoman Luria said.
July 18, 2019 In The News
The Mirror was able to catch up with Congresswoman Elaine Luria prior to her meeting with Mayor Dize on Wednesday. The Mirror asked Luria what her impressions were of the Eastern Shore, and what she thought was the strategic value the shore brought to the state.

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