Press Releases

May 4, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Susie Lee (NV-03) introduced the End Speculative Oil and Gas Leasing Act.

April 30, 2021 Press Release
Bill Would Increase Accessibility and Capacity of Crucial Behavioral Health Support Programs

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Susie Lee (D-NV) and Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI) introduced the Virtual Peer Support Act, which was introduced earlier this year in the Senate by Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV).

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April 30, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) announced that the National Endowment for the Arts has granted $786,400 to the Nevada Arts Council to support local artists within the Nevada community. These funds stem from the American Rescue Plan, which allocates $52 million in total funding for state and jurisdictional arts agencies and regional arts organizations.

April 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Susie Lee (D-NV-03) released the following statement in response to President Biden’s joint address to Congress:

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April 23, 2021 Press Release
Congresswomen lead 20 members in working on policies to help families to afford higher education

WASHINGTON Congresswoman Susie Lee (NV-03), alongside Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45), and Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (CT-05), relaunched the College Affordability Caucus. The group spearheads policies that will drive down the sticker price of higher education. 

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April 19, 2021 Press Release
Funding Rep. Lee Helped Pass Will Help Child Care Providers Open Safely, Keep Workers on Payroll, and Help Hardworking Families Cover Costs

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (NV-03) announced that $361,212,681 will be provided for Nevada child care providers to open safely, keep workers on the payroll, and lower costs for hardworking families.

April 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (NV-03) spoke on the House floor in support of the American Rescue Plan.

April 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (NV-03) voted to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act. This legislation would secure equal pay for men and women and work to close the gender wage gap by promoting pay transparency, strengthening equal pay protections, and combatting discriminatory pay practices.

April 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) released the following statement after voting to pass the Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act (H.R. 1195).

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