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Congressman Brad Sherman

Representing the 30th District of CALIFORNIA

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Nov 18, 2021

The House of Representatives passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Bill of 2021 — legislation that we believe will reduce police violence against African Americans, while also improving policing for everyone.


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What’s in the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021

Nov 5, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Tonight Congressman Brad Sherman (D-CA) voted to pass President Joe Biden’s transformative Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act a once in a generation investment in American infrastructure.    

Oct 22, 2021

Porter Ranch, California -- On October 23, 2015, the Southern California Gas Company well SS25 exploded at the Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Storage Facility, causing the greatest emission of natural gas and associated toxic compounds in the history of the United States. Congressman Sherman lives about as close as anyone to the site of this disaster.

Sep 24, 2021

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) introduced The Medical Travel Assistance to Protect Women's Right to Choose Act. This legislation will support women living in states that have enacted abortion bans by providing funding to travel to states where they can access full reproductive healthcare.

Aug 20, 2021

Los Angeles, California – Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks), member of the House Committee on Science and Space, helped commemorate the completion of Aerojet Rocketdyne’s major expansion of its San Fernando Valley facility that will play a critical part in the future of NASA and human space exploration. 

Jul 30, 2021

Congressman Brad Sherman announced that nearly $9 million in federal funds for projects in the San Fernando Valley have been included in legislation passed by the House of Representatives.  

This week the House passed a package of funding bills, which included a dozen community projects requested by Congressman Sherman. 

Jul 1, 2021

Congressman Brad Sherman announced that nearly $900,000 in federal funds for projects in the San Fernando Valley have been advanced by Congressional panels.  

This week the House Appropriations Committee advanced both the Interior and Financial Services federal funding bills, which included two community projects requested by Congressman Sherman. 

The funds requested by Congressman Sherman are to both provide technical assistance to small businesses in the San Fernando Valley and to reduce fire risks in our region while also restoring public park land.

Jun 25, 2021

Washington, D.C. -- Today, the House passed S.J.Res. 14, a joint resolution that will strengthen regulation of methane emissions.    

“This is an important step but more needs to be done,” Congressman Sherman said of today’s vote. “The Aliso Canyon blowout demonstrated the need for strong regulation of natural gas storage facilities.”

Jun 11, 2021

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Brad Sherman announced today that the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure approved more than $21 million for San Fernando Valley road improvements and mass-transit projects requested by Congressman Sherman.  The bill now heads to the House floor where passage is expected, and then to the Senate. 

May 28, 2021

Washington, D.C. – In a hearing before the House Committee on Science, Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm acknowledged the Department of Energy’s duty to clean up contaminated sites, including the Santa Susana Field Lab. In response to questioning by Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks), Secretary Granholm said Santa Susana Field Lab cleanup “is a priority” and acknowledged the lack of compliance with past cleanup commitments.