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June 27, 2021

(Houston, TX) – On Sunday, June 27, 2021, Congressman Al Green released the following statement:


June 22, 2021

(Washington, D.C.) – On Tuesday, June 22, 2021, Congressman Al Green released the following statement in commemoration and celebration of June as LGBTQIA+ Pride Month:


June 15, 2021

(Washington, D.C.) – On Tuesday, June 15, 2021, Congressman Al Green released the following statement applauding the Senate’s passage of legislation to recognize Juneteenth as a federal holiday:


June 12, 2021

(Houston, TX) — Today, Congressman Al Green (TX-09), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, and Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) issued the following  statement regarding the letter sent by the Texas General Land Office and the office’s absence during the inquiry:


June 11, 2021

(Houston, TX) - On Friday, June 11, 2021, Congressman Al Green presented the following opening statement at an inquiry held to uncover the adverse impact of the Texas General Land Office’s (GLO) initial denial and inequitable allocation of funds to Houston/Harris County:


May 27, 2021

(Houston, TX) — On Thursday, May 27, 2021, Congressman Al Green, Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, questioned JPMorgan Chase Bank CEO Jamie Dimon about the bank’s admitted history relating to the ownership of enslaved persons.


May 27, 2021

(Houston, TX) — On Thursday, May 27, 2021, Congressmembers Al Green – Chairman of the Texas Democratic Congressional Delegation (TX-09), Sheila Jackson Lee (TX-18), Lizzie Fletcher (TX-07), and Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) held a press conference calling upon the Texas General Land Office (GLO) to ensure the areas worst hit by Hurricane Harvey receive the funds allocated by Congress.


May 19, 2021

(Washington, D.C.) – On Wednesday, May 19, 2021, Congressman Al Green released the following statement in support of H.R. 3233, the National Commission to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol Complex Act:     


May 18, 2021

(Washington, D.C.) – On Tuesday, May 18, 2021, Congressman Al Green released the following statement in support of S. 937, the Senate-passed COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act: