ADVISORY: TOMORROW -- House Judiciary Committee to Hold Field Hearing in El Paso on Immigration and Domestic Terrorism
Washington, D.C. – TOMORROW, Friday, September 6th, 2019, the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship will hold a field hearing in El Paso, TX focusing on conditions along the southern border and the violence aimed at immigrant communities. The two-panel hearing, entitled Oversight of the Trump Administration’s Border Policies and the Relationship Between Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric and Domestic Terrorism, will be led by El Paso Congresswoman Veronica Escobar (D-TX) and attended by Chairman Nadler (D-NY), Rep. Jayapal (D-WA), Rep. Garcia (D-TX), Rep. Neguse (D-CO), and Rep. Jackson Lee (D-TX).
Prior to the hearing, Members will hold a press conference starting at 9:15am MDT, followed by the two-panel hearing starting at 10:00am MDT. Media intending to attend should RSVP ahead of time to reserve a place and should bring their press credentials. The hearing will be open to the public, seats available first come, first serve.
WHO: Rep. Veronica Escobar
WHEN: Friday, September 6, 2019
WHERE: El Paso Natural Gas Conference Center
Media wishing to cover must be credentialed and should call the House Judiciary Committee to RSVP before Friday, September 6th at (202) 225-3951. Directions to parking for press can be found here.