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Sep 17, 2019 In The News
Titus and Deutch both expressed their frustration over the typical media framing that “Congress isn’t doing anything.” Instead, Titus pointed out, “Democrats in the House are acting. It’s McConnell and the Republicans in the Senate who are not acting.” Later on, Deutch added, “It’s been over 200 days since we sent the universal background checks bills to the Senate. McConnell hasn’t taken it up. People keep losing their lives every day those bills sit there.”
Sep 17, 2019 In The News
Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., whose district includes Parkland where a gunman shot and killed 17 people in 2018, is the lead sponsor of the Keep Americans Safe Act, which would ban ammunition magazines that contain more than 10 rounds for handguns and rifles. Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., is a co-sponsor.
Sep 17, 2019 In The News
At a roundtable discussion Monday in Las Vegas, Titus and Deutch talked about legislation including the Keep Americans Safe Act, which would, with some exceptions, ban magazines with more than a 10-round capacity. The House Judiciary Committee passed the act earlier this month.
Sep 11, 2019 In The News
A Democratic member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said on Tuesday that she supports “clueless” President Donald Trump’s decision to part ways with National Security Adviser John Bolton.
Sep 10, 2019 Press Release
September 10, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District, who sits on the Committee on Foreign Affairs, released the following statement in response to the news that John Bolton will no longer serve as National Security Advisor.
Aug 28, 2019 In The News
Nearly two years ago, I received a phone call in the middle of the night that no elected official ever wants to hear. It was awful. And I thought of all the parents who were about to get phone calls that were even worse.
Aug 20, 2019 In The News

In the wake of three mass shootings in California, Texas and Ohio, the House Judiciary Committee announced that it will return early from the August recess to vote on three gun control bills, including a measure introduced by Rep. Dina Titus that would ban high-capacity magazines.

“House Democrats are serious about protecting our communities from the epidemic of gun violence,” Titus said in a release Friday. 

“Banning high-capacity magazines will save lives,” she said.

Aug 6, 2019 Press Release
August 6, 2019
In the aftermath of three devastating mass shootings in Gilroy, El Paso, and Dayton, Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District was joined by U.S. Reps. Diana DeGette (D-CO), Ted Deutch (D-FL), and U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) in calling on Congress to pass their bicameral legislation to ban high-capacity gun magazines that hold more than 10 rounds.
Jul 31, 2019 In The News
Dina Titus, a Nevada Democrat, told me that in recent days, “The constituent calls that I have been getting have just increased, both in number and intensity, saying: ‘Enough is enough. It’s time for him to go.’” On Monday, she came out for beginning an impeachment inquiry.
Jul 30, 2019 In The News
Rep. Dina Titus became the only Nevada Democrat to join a growing number of House lawmakers who have called for an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, citing what she calls his repeated efforts to break the law for personal gain.