Loretta in the News

June 27, 2016
CONGRESSWOMAN LORETTA SANCHEZ APPLAUDS SUPREME COURT DECISION ON WHOLE WOMAN’S HEALTH V. HELLERSTEDT WASHINGTON, D.C.Loretta Sanchez statement after the Supreme Court ruled 5-3 in Whole Women’s Health v. Hellerstedt, reversing the 5th Circuit’s previous decision and rejecting Texas’ efforts to undermine a woman’s constitutionally protected right to make her own health care decisions:Along with countless women breathing a sigh of relief across America, I applaud the Supreme Court for decisively protecting a woman’s right to choose. HB2...
March 14, 2016
Last week, I officially filed my paperwork to be a candidate for the United States Senate. As Senator, one of the issues that I will champion is increasing access to a college education. Education is the great equalizer and the avenue to achieving the American Dream. It is what my parents taught my siblings and me. They made us study hard to get good grades. My older brother, Henry, did what few people do; he got a perfect score on his SAT exam. He was offered a scholarship to the University of Southern California. However, it did not include housing. So my mother said...
March 11, 2016
Loretta Sanchez "fully supports Apple's decision to fight the court order through the judicial process. Believes Congress should set policy" More: http://bit.ly/1LXiKLN "I fully support Apple's decision to fight the court order through the judicial process AND I believe Congress must address the broader policy issues raised by this case. This is not the first time law enforcement has asked Apple to assist in accessing iPhones. In fact, it is a fairly routine scenario. Apple cooperates in most cases where there is a warrant and access is technically feasible using...
March 07, 2016
MEDIA ADVISORY VICA Newsmaker Connection WHO: Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez is a Democrat who has represented California’s 47th Congressional District — the communities including Anaheim, Santa Ana, Orange and Garden Grove in Orange County — since 1997. She holds senior positions on the House Armed Services Committee and the House Homeland Security Committee. She’s also the second highest ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee and the House Homeland Security Committee. She’s considered one of the frontrunners in the November 2016 election for the U.S...