Congresswoman Sara Jacobs

CONGRESSWOMAN SARA JACOBS SECURES FIVE PRIORITY AMENDMENTS, VOTES IN FAVOR OF FY23 NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT

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July 23, 2022 (Washington, D.C.) - Congresswoman Sara Jacobs, a member of the House Armed Services Committee and House Foreign Affairs Committee, successfully advanced five amendments this month during floor consideration of the FY 2023 National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 7900).


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HOUSE PASSES APPROPRIATIONS BILL WITH EARMARKS FOR LOCAL PROJECTS FROM CONGRESSWOMAN JACOBS PLUS AID TO UKRAINE

Childcare, library funding and local ADA access among earmarks added by Sara Jacobs

East County News Service

March 14, 2022 (San Diego) -- The U.S. House of Representatives has passed H.R. 2471, consisting of all 12 Fiscal Year 2022 appropriations bills plus supplemental funding to support Ukraine. The legislation has $13.6 billion in emergency security and humanitarian funding for Ukraine, including $1.4 billion for Migration and Refugee Assistance and $2.65 billion in International Disaster Assistance funding for emergency food, health care and other humanitarian assistance in the region. 


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CONGRESSWOMAN SARA JACOBS TRAVELS TO UKRAINE WITH CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION AMID FEARS OF RUSSIAN INVASION

By Miriam Raftery

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January 25, 2022 (San Diego) – Fears that Russia aims to invade the Ukraine have grown in recent weeks, after Russia sent an estimated 100,000 troops to the Ukrainian border, staged military exercises and demanded that NATO deny admission to the former Soviet-bloc nation. The U.S. has sent arms to the Ukraine and has warned Russian President Vladimir Putin of severe sanctions if he orders an attack on the Ukraine, which U.S. President Joe Biden says would be “the largest invasion since World War II. It would change the world.”


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CONGRESSWOMAN SARA JACOBS ANNOUNCES NEW ADDITIONS TO SAN DIEGO AND WASHINGTON D.C. STAFF

East County News Service

 

April 7, 2021 (San Diego) -- Congresswoman Sara Jacobs (D-CA-53) yesterday announced the addition of six new staff members to her San Diego and Washington, D.C. offices. A majority women of color, these new hires serve as Press Secretary, Legislative Assistants, Staff Assistant, and Community Representatives. Like the first slate of staff announced in January, these individuals have extensive ties to San Diego and California’s 53rd District.

 

In celebration of these additional hires, Congresswoman Sara Jacobs issued the following statement:


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CONGRESSWOMAN SARA JACOBS SERVES AS SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE WEDNESDAY EVENING

East County News Service

February 3, 2021 (Washington D.C.) - Today, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi designated San Diego’s new Congresswoman Sara Jacobs (D-CA-53) to serve as Speaker Pro Tempore, presiding over the House session in the Speaker’s absence.


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