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(San Dimas, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) spoke at the San Dimas Chamber of Commerce’s legislative forum at the San Dimas Community Hospital.
“Thank you for inviting me here this morning to discuss the most salient issues affecting our region,” Napolitano told the audience. “Whether it involves local transportation projects or challenges to small business growth, my dedicated staff and I are committed to working across all sectors to find solutions. It is a privilege to represent this area and to make your voices heard in Washington.”
(Washington, DC) On Saturday, March 22, 2014, Reps. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32), Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), and Janice Hahn (CA-44), held a discussion, When Women Succeed, America Succeeds, promoting an economic agenda for women.
(Monrovia, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) toured the Monrovia factories of aerospace companies, ITT Exelis and Ducommun AeroStructures, to discuss local manufacturing and job creation.
(Azusa, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) visited Rancho Vasquez, an organic avocado orchard in Azusa, to survey the area affected by the recent mudslide caused by flooding as a result of the Colby Fire disaster in January. She received an update from ranch vice-president, Vincent Vasquez, who led Napolitano and her staff on a tour of the grounds.
(Monrovia, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) toured the Monrovia factories of high-tech aerospace companies, Roncelli Plastics and AeroVironment, to discuss local economic issues and job creation.
“It is inspiring to see the technology being developed in our own backyard,” Napolitano said. “American manufacturing means American jobs, so we must continue to encourage more businesses to produce goods locally to protect jobs here at home.”
(Industry, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) participated in the Bi-COG (San Gabriel Valley & Gateway Cities Councils of Government) roundtable discussion at the Pacific Palms Hotel in the City of Industry, focusing on innovative financial approaches to spur economic development in cities, school districts, and private projects.
(Washington, D.C.) The following statement was issued today by Democratic Reps. Grace Napolitano (CA-32), George Miller (CA-11), Doris Matsui (CA-06), Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), Mike Thompson (CA-05), Maxine Waters (CA-43), Jackie Speier (CA-14), Ami Bera (CA-07), John Garamendi (CA-03), Jerry McNerney (CA-09), Gloria Negrete McLeod (CA-35), Jared Huffman (CA-02), Adam Schiff (CA-28), and Juan Vargas (CA-51):
(Azusa, CA) Yesterday, January 23, 2014, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) visited businesses in Azusa to learn about the services they provide and the impact they have on local residents. Napolitano toured the factory of Veolia Environmental Services, which offers its customers cost effective, safe, and environmentally friendly waste solutions, employing approximately 115 full-time workers.
(El Monte, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) toured LA Freightliner, an innovative truck manufacturing company in Los Angeles County. As a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Napolitano received feedback from the owners of LA Freightliner on how transportation policy can boost American manufacturing.
(Washington, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) released the following statement on the passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013: