Press Releases

Orange, CA – Last week, the College Democrats of University of California Irvine, College Democrats of Cal State University Fullerton, and the College Democrats of Orange Coast Community College voted to endorse Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez for United States Senate, joining UC Merced College Democrats, Orange County Young Democrats, and the Fresno State College Democrats. Overwhelming support from college students comes from the Congresswoman’s consistent support for college affordability over her twenty years in Congress as well as her plan to lower the cost of higher...
Loretta Sanchez calls on Kamala Harris to Take Further Legal Action Against Herbalife, Respond to Victims Complaints, Ensure Victims are Fairly Compensated under the FTC settlement FTC's $200 million settlement with Herbalife is the culmination of an investigation originally requested by Rep. Sanchez in 2013 Los Angeles, Calif. - Standing beside victims of Herbalife, U.S. Rep. Loretta Sanchez called on Attorney General Kamala Harris to respond to the complaints of hundreds of Herbalife victims, take further action against Herbalife under California law, and take...
Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi and California Attorney General Kamala Harris Take Donald Trump Political Contributions, Fail to Take Action Against Trump University On Political Contributions, Donald Trump said: ‘When I want something I get it. When I call, they kiss my ass. It’s true.’” Orange, CA – Yesterday, Fortune Magazine reported on Donald Trump’s political contributions to Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi. The article reports on whether the political contributions by Donald Trump influenced Ms. Bondi’s decision to not investigate Trump University. “...
A Message from Rep. Loretta Sanchez on the 15th Anniversary of 9/11 When planes struck the World Trade Center and Pentagon 11 Sep 2001, I was on Capitol Hill in my fifth year as a Congresswoman and member of the House Armed Services Committee. As we learned about the heroic acts of the crew and passengers on Flight 93, and the magnitude of the crime and the loss of life became clear, my colleagues and I knew the world and our lives had changed forever. We also knew that history had placed on our shoulders an enormous weight of responsibility—a responsibility to...
Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate Media Release For Immediate Release: September 10, 2016 Kamala Harris Admits Not Filing Charges Against Trump University Six Years After the First Federal Lawsuit Filed in CA But Does Accept Campaign Contributions from Donald Trump Orange, CA – Today, the San Jose Mercury News reports that despite two federal lawsuits filed in California against Trump University, Attorney General Kamala has not filed charges against the college but has accepted campaign contributions from Donald Trump. In the article, the Kamala Harris Campaign...
Kamala Harris Takes Donald Trump Campaign Contributions During Federal Lawsuit Against Trump University; Remains Silent on Trump University for six years Orange, CA – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez issued the following statement today after the New York Times and San Jose Mercury News/Bay Area Newspapers Group this week reported on the questionable motive behind campaign contributions from Donald Trump to California Attorney General Kamala Harris. “Again, we see that Attorney General Kamala Harris fails to protect the people of California. It is shameful that she...
The Fresno State College Democrats Endorse Loretta Sanchez for U.S. Senate Fresno, CA – Yesterday, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez met with the Fresno State College Democrats to discuss issues that are affecting college students and to accept the Fresno State College Democrats endorsement for U.S. Senate. “Loretta Sanchez has shown exceptional leadership throughout her 20 years of Congress. She is far from an establishment politician and knows what is right for California. Congresswoman Sanchez has demonstrated that she knows the problems that the people of...
Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez Challenges Kamala Harris to Four Debates Los Angeles – Today, United States Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez challenged Attorney General Kamala Harris to four debates in the race to replace retiring Senator Barbara Boxer. The four debates will offer a statewide audience the opportunity to hear from the two candidates in one-on-one debates. “I challenge Ms. Harris to four debates on the complex issues a United States Senator will face including foreign relations, homeland security, national economy and immigration reform,” said Rep....
Loretta Sanchez Endorses Recall Judge Aaron Persky September 2, 2016 – Today, U.S. Senate candidate, Rep. Loretta Sanchez, called on Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky to resign from his post for sentencing Brock Turner, a Stanford University swimmer convicted of three felonies of sexual assault, to six months in jail and three years probation. If the judge doesn’t step down, then Rep. Sanchez supports his recall. “Today, Brock Turner is a free man after serving only 90 days of his six-month sentence while sexually assaulted women remain prisoners...