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September 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) delivered remarks on the House floor highlighting Californians’ opposition to offshore drilling ahead of a vote on the Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act (H.R.

September 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) honored the victims of the bluff collapse at Grandview Beach in Encinitas, California. On August 2nd, Julie Davis, Annie Clave, and Elizabeth Charles passed away after a coastal bluff collapsed on top of them. Representative Levin recently met with Dr.

August 28, 2019 Press Release

San Diego, CA – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) toured the San Diego Rapid Response Network (SDRRN) Migrant Shelter, the Otay Mesa Detention Center, and the Chula Vista Border Patrol Station with Representatives Juan Vargas (D-CA) and Katie Porter (D-CA).

August 27, 2019 Press Release

Encinitas, CA – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) announced that Doug Gibson, the Executive Director and Principal Scientist of Nature Collective, formerly known as San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy, is his Constituent of the Month.

August 21, 2019 Press Release

Encinitas, CA – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) called on Office of Management and Budget Acting Director Russell Vought to approve federal funding for the Encinitas-Solana Beach Coastal Storm Damage Reduction Project, also known as the San Diego County Shore Protection Project.

August 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) requested information from Attorney General William Barr on the Department of Justice’s enforcement of federal law that prohibits kickbacks for patient referrals to recovery homes and clinical treatment facilities.

August 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  Today, U.S. Representatives Mike Levin (D-CA), Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY), and dozens of other House Democrats are pressing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to explain its rationale for allowing the continued use of chlorpyrifos, a toxic pesticide that has been linked to harmful health effects, including damaging brain development in children.

July 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) called on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to provide additional federal funding for the Planning, Engineering, and Design (PED) of the Solana Beach-Encinitas Coastal Shore Protection Project.

July 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) issued the following statement regarding an impeachment inquiry:

July 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Ryan Kules Specially Adaptive Housing Improvement Act of 2019, a bipartisan bill introduced by U.S. Representatives Mike Levin (D-CA) and Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), passed the House of Representatives.


In The News

July 3, 2019 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a $982.8 billion spending package last month that includes millions in funding to establish a program to temporarily store nuclear waste from the nation’s power plants, including the San Onofre Nuclear Generation Station (SONGS).

June 13, 2019 In The News

Congressman Mike Levin represents California’s 49th district, arguably one of the finest in the country, with the 49th stretching from San Juan Capistrano down to La Jolla and encompassing miles of beautiful coastline, dozens of quality waves and…3.6 million pounds of nuclear waste.

June 10, 2019 In The News

LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (CN) – At a U.S. House subcommittee hearing in Southern California on Friday, three congressmen said Congress must press for federal nuclear waste policy and pass legislation defining how and where waste can be stored.

Under federal law, dangerous nuclear fuel waste must be stored and sealed in underground geologic formations to protect public health.

June 7, 2019 In The News

REGION — In late May, Rep. Mike Levin (D-San Juan Capistrano) sought advice during a roundtable discussion at Scripps Institution of Oceanography from UC San Diego scientists, a regional clean energy expert and Oceanside city staff for developing policy proposals to address climate change at the federal level.

May 29, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Mike Levin, D-California, was in his North County district on Tuesday touting a trio of bills to benefit veterans that have been passed in the House.

The Democratic congressman touts all of these bills as bipartisan; each was introduced alongside one of his Republican colleagues.

May 26, 2019 In The News

CAMP PENDLETON — More than $185 million in federal funding has been included in the new Fiscal Year 2020 appropriations bill for two military construction projects at Camp Pendleton.

On May 26, Rep. Mike Levin (D-San Juan Capistrano) announced the funding was included in the new fiscal year 2020 House Appropriations bill for the projects on base.

May 23, 2019 In The News

A congressional bill that would prioritize the removal of nuclear waste from places with high population and high seismic activity — that is, San Onofre — was introduced Thursday, May 23, by U.S. Rep. Mike Levin, D-San Juan Capistrano.

May 22, 2019 In The News

In my home state of California, the indicators of our rapidly changing climate are unmistakable. Our summers are hotter, our droughts are more severe, and our land is drier, creating fuel for year-round wildfires that can wipe out entire communities.

May 14, 2019 In The News

U.S Congressman Mike Levin (D-CA) recently announced that Evan Marks, executive director of The Ecology Center, is the Constituent of the Month for May.

“Each month, it’s my pleasure to recognize residents of the 49th District who have gone above and beyond to make our community stronger, and Evans has done just that,” Levin said.

May 10, 2019 In The News

U.S. Representative Mike Levin (D-CA) sent a letter to California State Controller Betty Yee to request that her office audit the Transportation Corridor Agencies’ (TCA) finances, according to a press release from Levin’s office.