Press Releases

February 2, 2021 Press Release
Today, Assistant Katherine Clark issued the following statement in recognition of Black History Month:

“Today is the start of Black History Month, a celebration of the contributions of Black Americans to our nation and recognition of our continued march toward equality and justice for all. 

January 7, 2021 Press Release
Bill signed by President Trump requires the FAA to reinstall outdated airplane noise mitigation systems in Massachusetts households

Revere/Winthrop/Medford/Malden— Assistant Speaker Katherine Clark (MA-5) announced that the FY 2021 Appropriations bill signed into law on December 27 included the House’s mandate directing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to update certain outdated airplane noise insulation installed in households over 27 years ago.

January 7, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Statement from Assistant Speaker Katherine Clark (MA-5) on the violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol:

“Despite the seditious attempt to overthrow our democracy, we in Congress will fulfill our duty to ensure the will of the people and the integrity of our democracy are upheld. But the next days and weeks remain dangerous.

January 5, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Assistant Speaker Katherine Clark (MA-5), released the below statement on the Rules package passed by the 117th Congress: 

December 21, 2020 Press Release
After 7 months of Democratic advocacy and relief proposals, Republicans agree to bipartisan package
Today, seven months after the House passed the first Heroes Act COVID-19 stimulus package, Congresswoman Katherine Clark joined the House in advancing a bipartisan COVID-19 relief bill that will deliver critically needed emergency services to the American people and fund the government through the next fiscal year.
December 19, 2020 Press Release
Statement from Congresswoman Katherine Clark (MA-5) after receiving first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine
December 11, 2020 Press Release
Plan could transform economy, bolster domestic infrastructure, and create jobs

Friday, December 11, 2020, WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representatives Katherine Clark (D-MA-5) and Alan Lowenthal (D-CA-47) teamed up with Oregon’s U.S.

November 25, 2020 Press Release
93 Members warn that inconsistent and incomplete CDC data puts vulnerable populations at risk and worsens health outcomes for communities of color

Findings reveal people of color face largest percentage increase in excess deaths tied to COVID-19


November 18, 2020 Press Release
Rises to 4th Highest Position in House Leadership

Second Woman After Speaker Pelosi to Ascend to Top 4


November 18, 2020, Washington, D.C.—Statement from Congresswoman Katherine Clark on her successful election to the position of Assistant Speaker to the 117th Congress: