Congresswoman Julia Brownley

Representing the 26th District of California

Press Releases

May 21, 2013 Press Release
Discusses Her Legislation to Increase Veterans Access to Care

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Representative Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village), Ranking Member on the U.S. House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health, held a hearing on legislation to improve veterans’ health benefits and better serve those who served our country.

May 16, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C— Today, Representative Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village), voted against the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Repeal of this law would eliminate free coverage of life-saving preventative services for women such as mammograms, breastfeeding support, contraception and domestic violence screening.

May 14, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Representative Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) released the following statement today regarding reports that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) targeted groups based on political affiliation:

May 13, 2013 Press Release
Contract Towers at Camarillo and Oxnard Airports Will Remain Open

THOUSAND OAKS, CA— Today, Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) announced that through the end of the fiscal year, the contract tower at Oxnard airport and the FAA staffed tower at Camarillo airport will be protected from sequester spending cuts and job furloughs, and remain open.

May 9, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Representative Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village), a Member of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs, co-sponsored ten bills aimed to address the alarming backlog of claims at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA). The bills outlined below provide the tools necessary for the VA to accomplish its goal of eliminating the backlog by 2015.

May 7, 2013 Press Release

THOUSAND OAKS, CA—Representative Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) released the following statement in response to the Springs wildfire in Ventura County.

May 1, 2013 Press Release
Discusses Ways to Strengthen our Local Economy and Community in Ventura County

OXNARD, CA— Today, Representative Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) met with the Workforce Investment Board of Ventura County to discuss ways to strengthen our local economy and create Ventura County jobs.

Apr 30, 2013 Press Release
Tours Campus and Discusses the Importance of Higher Education Opportunity

THOUSAND OAKS, CA— Yesterday, Representative Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) met with California Lutheran University President Chris Kimball to discuss the importance of higher education.