Congresswoman Julia Brownley

Representing the 26th District of California
  • Thomas Fire Recovery Guide

    My office has put together a guide on the recovery resources that are available, as well as other information to help Ventura County rebuild. I encourage everyone to review and share this information widely. I will continue to update this page as more information becomes available.
  • Op-ed: How the Ryan-McConnell Tax Bill Stole Christmas

    Recently, Republicans in Congress used a procedural gimmick to force through one of the most unpopular tax bills in history, without an iota of Democratic input. They robbed the middle class to give more to the uber-rich and corporations that outsource jobs – just in time for the holidays! Read my VC Star op-ed to hear the full story of “How the Ryan-McConnell Tax Bill Stole Christmas.”
  • Op-ed: Research Helps Those With Dyslexia

    I started working in public service to help ensure individuals with dyslexia have the resources they need to thrive. Read my op-ed with Reps. Lamar Smith and Bruce Westerman in Decoding Dyslexia on the importance of research into early detection and intervention.
  • Op-ed: Recognizing All Who Served Our Nation This Veterans Day

    On Veterans Day, we honor all who served — male and female alike. But I encourage you to take a moment to think about the unique experience of women veterans this year. Read my op-ed in The Hill on how we can better support the growing population of female veterans and ensure that they have the care and resources they need when they return home.

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Latest News

Jan 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) issued the following statement regarding today’s vote on a three-week continuing resolution:

Jan 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) issued the following statement today regarding the shutdown of the federal government:

“Make no mistake, this shutdown is President Trump’s shutdown.

Jan 18, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) issued the following statement today after a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives on H.R. 195:

Jan 11, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, a bill authored by Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) heads to the President’s desk for signature, bringing Sergeant Major (Ret.) John Canley of Oxnard one step closer to receiving the prestigious Medal of Honor.

Jan 11, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, February 1, Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) will host a Veterans Claims Expo to assist Ventura County veterans with pending claims with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.


In The News

Nov 30, 2017 In The News

A bipartisan pair of lawmakers are teaming up to try to make franchising opportunities more accessible to veterans.

Feb 16, 2017 In The News

Chairman Dent, Ranking Member Wasserman Schultz, and distinguished members of the Subcommittee, thank you for the opportunity to testify today about my priorities for the Fiscal Year 2018 Military

Aug 16, 2016 In The News

A bill that would establish a national memorial to honor the victims of the St. Francis Dam disaster was endorsed Tuesday by the Ventura County Board of Supervisors.

Aug 12, 2016 In The News

Zachary Walker had his doubts about seeing a Department of Veterans Affairs doctor in Sepulveda through a two-way camera and television screen.

Aug 10, 2016 In The News

Military veterans in Ventura County needing specialty medical care are increasingly seeing their providers through a Skype-like app.

Jan 2, 2018 Op-Eds

By Congresswoman Julia Brownley, Published in the VC Star

Feb 3, 2017 Op-Eds

It has been a remarkable three days in our nation’s history.

Sunday marks the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, when the Supreme Court of the United States affirmed the constitutional right of women to make decisions about their own health care without interference from the government.

Dec 9, 2016 Op-Eds

By Congresswoman Julia Brownley

The election may have passed, but I join millions of Americans across the country who stand firm in the resolve that our nation will be one that works for everyone — a stronger, inclusive America built around uplifting and empowering all of its citizens.

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