Congressman Sherman Heralds Passage of the "Equality Act"
Congressman Brad Sherman heralded the Equality Act's passage in the House. "Equality is about fairness," said Congressman Sherman. "The LGBTQ community deserves access to the same rights and protections as every other American. I’m proud to have cosponsored and to help pass the Equality Act."
Chairman Sherman's Financial Services Subcommittee convenes hearing on Climate Change and Social Responsibility
Congressman Brad Sherman, Chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Investor Protection, convened a hearing on climate change and social responsibility and helping corp. boards and investors make decisions for a sustainable world.
You can watch the hearing here.
Sherman Virtually Meets with Armenian Ambassador Varuzhan Nersesyan
Congressman Brad Sherman met with Armenian Ambassador Varuzhan Nersesyan to discuss how Congress can work to strengthen the U.S.-Armenia relationship and the ongoing issues in Artsakh.
House Financial Services Convenes Hearing on GameStop Trading Frenzy
The GameStop saga took center stage when the House Financial Services Committee held a Congressional hearing to examine what happened during last month’s trading frenzy after the event set off a series of federal probes into possible market manipulation.
See Congressman Brad Sherman, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Investor Protection, question the CEO's, including his exchange with Citadel CEO Kenneth Griffin here.
Sherman Updates Helicopter Safety Bill to Include Kobe and Gianna Bryant Relevant Provisions
The National Transportation Safety Board issued its report on the tragic helicopter crash that took the life of Kobe and Gianna Bryant and seven others.
That report made two new recommendations. Congressman Sherman announced that he would amend the Kobe and Gianna Bryant Helicopter Safety Act to mandate that these two new recommendations arising from the investigation, as well as other helicopter safety measures that NTSB has recommended in the past. Learn more here.
Congressman Sherman Urges Biden Administration to strengthen the US-Armenia relationship
"Pleased to co-sign an important letter to Sec. Blinken and the Sec. of Defense, led by the Co-Chairs and Vice-Chairs of the Armenian Caucus, urging them to take significant steps to strengthen the US-Armenia strategic relationship and provide urgently needed aid to the people of Artsakh," said Congressman Sherman.
"Much needs to be done to address the damage and human rights abuses committed by Azerbaijan and Turkey."
Sherman Demands full review of the acquittal in the case of Daniel Pearl
Congressman Brad Sherman urged the Ambassador of Pakistan to ensure that the government of Pakistan conducts a full review of the acquittal in the case of his constituent, Daniel Pearl. "We expect the Pakistani government to expeditiously move to recall the order of acquittal to ensure justice is served," said Congressman Sherman. View Sherman's letter to the Ambassador here
Congressman Sherman commemorates start of Black History Month
"As we mark the start of Black History Month, may we honor the powerful impact of generations of trailblazing African Americans, and draw inspiration to continue the work towards achieving equality and justice for all." - Congressman Brad Sherman
Congressman Sherman's Statement on Announcement of Financial Services Hearing following recent market volatility
"As Chair of the Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets, I look forward to working closely with Rep. Maxine Waters to ensure Congress and regulators are taking the steps necessary to make our markets more fair and efficient for everyday Americans." ~ Congressman Brad Sherman
Congressman Sherman commemorates Holocaust Remembrance Day
"On Holocaust Remembrance Day, the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, we remember the victims, honor their memory and continue to share the stories of the survivors," said Congressman Brad Sherman. "We must continue to counter Anti-Semitism and Xenophobia wherever it takes hold. Never Again."
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