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Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham

Representing the 1st District of New Mexico

Hispanic Caucus Inauguration Day News Conference

Jan 19, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON -- On Friday, January 20, 2017 at 3:00 PM, Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chairwoman Michelle Lujan Grisham and numerous CHC members will be joined by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer and other members of House Democratic leadership for a news conference following the Presidential Inauguration. CHC members will talk about the dangers of Donald Trump’s anti-immigrant agenda and rhetoric. CHC members will also introduce immigrant guests who will be impacted by the Trump administration. 

WHO: Congressional Hispanic Caucus; House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi; House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer; House Democratic Caucus Chair Joe Crowley; House Democratic Caucus Vice Chair Linda Sanchez; and immigration advocates 
WHAT: Inauguration Day Press Conference 
WHEN: Friday, January 20th, 2017 at 3:00 PM 
NOTE: The news conference may be delayed due to inaugural events 
WHERE: 421 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, DC 20003 
VISUAL: CHC members standing with immigrant guests 
STREAM: This event will be live streamed via Facebook Live here. 

 Attendees include: 
 CHC Chairwoman Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01) 
 House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) 
 House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD-05) 
 House Democratic Caucus Chair Joe Crowley (NY-14) 
 CHC First Vice Chair Joaquin Castro (TX-20) 
 CHC Whip Pete Aguilar (CA-31) 
 House Democratic Caucus Vice Chair Linda Sanchez (CA-38) 
 Rep. Darren Soto (FL-09) 
 NOTE: Not a complete list of all attendees 

 The Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), founded in December 1976, is organized as a Congressional Member organization, governed under the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives. The CHC is dedicated to voicing and advancing, through the legislative process, issues affecting Hispanics in the United States, Puerto Rico and U.S. Territories.