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Grijalva Letter to the Executive Director of the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico – February 03, 2023

Washington, D.C. – Natural Resources Committee Ranking Democrat Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) sent a letter last week to welcome the newly appointed Executive Director of the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico, Robert Mujica, Jr. The letter requests Mr. Mujica’s responses to several questions about the island’s finances and the recent privatization of Puerto Rico’s energy system. Access the press release here.… Continue Reading


Grijalva and Members Letter Requesting Clemency for Leonard Peltier - Oct. 8, 2021


Letter to President Biden on Strengthening America the Beautiful for Climate Change - June 16, 2021


GAO Confirmation of Grijalva Request for Analysis of Border Wall Impacts - June 3, 2021


Grijalva Request to GAO for Study on Impacts of Border Wall - May 10, 2021


House and Senate Amicus Brief on DAPL and Standing Rock September 24 2020


Grijalva Gallego Letter to BIE on School Reopenings September 17 2020


Grijalva Letter to Bernhardt and Vela on Phased Reopening of National Parks May 15 2020


Grijalva and Subcommittee Chairs Letter to IG Requesting Tara Sweeney Investigation May 1 2020


Grijalva Haaland Letter to Bernhardt on Parks Closures and Coronavirus March 31 2020


Archuleta Pristow Letter to Mary Risser on Needing to Close Grand Canyon National Park March 27 2020


Grijalva Letter to FEMA on COVID Response in Indian Country March 26 2020


Grijalva Letter to Indian Health Service on COVID-19 Response March 18 2020


Letter From Coalition Supporting Grand Canyon Centennial


Organized Village of Kake Letters Objecting to Alaska Roadless Rule Process


Grijalva Velazquez Amicus Brief on Puerto Rico


Grijalva Says the Puerto Rico Oversight Board's Push for Deep Budget Cuts Will Lead to Immediate Pain for the People Living on the Island

Ranking Member Grijalva wrote a letter to the Chairman of the Financial Oversight and Management Board of Puerto Rico to condemn the Oversight Board for insisting that the Governor of Puerto Rico include additional extreme austerity measures.… Continue Reading


Leading Democrats Seek Answers on Puerto Rico Electric Privatization Plan

Following the Governor's announcement to privatize the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA), Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-N.Y.), Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) and Rep. José E. Serrano (D-N.Y.) wrote to Governor Ricardo Rosselló requesting additional details on the plan, including assurances on affordable rates and reliable service.… Continue Reading


Letter to Secretary Zinke Requesting Withdrawal of Bears Ears National Monument Area

A letter from Committee Democrats to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke requesting an emergency withdrawal from new mineral extraction claims of the Bears Ears National Monument region.… Continue Reading


Grijalva Letter to FEMA on Puerto Rico

Ranking Member Grijalva sent a letter FEMA's administrator asking why the agency announced it will stop delivering food and water to Puerto Rico.… Continue Reading

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