Representative Zoe Lofgren has served in Congress since 1995. She currently represents California’s 19th congressional District, which encompasses the cities of San Jose, Morgan Hill, and Gilroy. During her time in office, Lofgren has proven to be an exceptional advocate for refugees and immigrants. In addition to introducing the bicameral Refugee Protection Act of 2019, Lofgren has sponsored and cosponsored many pieces of pro-refugee legislation. In 2019, she was honored by the Muslim Public Affairs Council for her support of refugees and immigrants. She is a long-standing co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Refugee Caucus.