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Richardson Thanks Teachers as National Education Week Comes to a Close

Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson recognizes the week of November 11 through November 17, 2012 as American Education Week. This week is an opportunity to say thank you to the teachers and community members who play a role in educating our nation’s children.

Congresswoman Richardson Announces “The Big Read” Grant; Encourages Reading for Pleasure

Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson On Tuesday, Congresswoman Laura Richardson announced a new competitive grant opportunity through “The Big Read,” a program of the National Endowment for the Arts. “The Big Read” is designed to encourage Americans to read for pleasure through community reading programs, where members of the public can read and discuss a single book or work of a poet.

DOJ Approves 326 Bulletproof Vests for LB Officers

Detective shot Congresswoman Laura Richardson announced today that the Bureau of Justice Assistance, a component of the Office of Justice Programs, within the United States Department of Justice, has posted Fiscal Year 2012 award amounts for three payment programs.

Congresswoman Richardson Announces Long Beach Awarded $9 Million in HUD Grants

Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson announced Tuesday that Long Beach has been awarded $9.09 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). These grants were awarded through three different HUD programs targeted at providing decent housing and living environments for low- and moderate-income persons.

Teamsters Endorse Richardson for Reelection in 44th District Race

Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson gets backing from the Teamsters. The 1.4 million current and 500,000 retired members of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters have announced that they strongly endorsed Congresswoman Laura Richardson for reelection in the newly constructed 44th District.

Councilmember Neal Invites Residents to A Summit on Job Creation in Long Beach

Councilmember Steven Neal Councilmember Steven Neal Councilmember Steven Neal is inviting the public to the Long Beach Job Summit, entitled “Getting Back To Work: A Summit on Job Creation in Long Beach,” Saturday, November 12, 2011 at the Hotel Maya.

Richardson Moves to Tighten Security at Federal Buildings

Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson (CA-37) introduced two amendments to the Federal Protective Service Reform and Enhancement Act that would improve and increase safety standards at Federal facilities across the country.

Congresswoman Richardson Expresses Dismay Over Proposed Redistricting

new dems taskforce chair laura richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson Congresswoman Laura Richardson released the following statement Monday regarding the redistricting of California’s Congressional Districts and her intention to seek another term representing the cities the California Congressional Redistricting Commission (CRC) has designated of Carson, Compton, Florence Grahram, Lynwood, North Long Beach, Rancho Dominguez, San Pedro, South Gate, Walnut Park, Watts, Wilmington and Willowbrook in the U.S.

Richardson and New Democrats Unveil Infrastructure and Manufacturing Agenda

new dems taskforce chair laura richardson Rep. Laura Richardson, Critical Infrastructure & Manufacturing Task Force This week, Congresswoman Laura Richardson (CA-37) and members of the New Democrat Coalition met with Jeffrey Immelt, Chairman of the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, to collaborate on ideas for creating private sector jobs and helping American businesses and workers compete in the global marketplace. 

Homeland Security, Public Venues Encourage Patrons: If You See Something, Say Something

if you see something say something campaign On Monday, the Department of Homeland Security and AEG Facilities held a joint press conference at the Staples Center to announce an expansion of the If You See Something, Say Something campaign. The public awareness campaign started in New York will be extended to all public venues owned by or affiliated with AEG Facilities.

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