More on Education
(Irwindale, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) spoke at the Irwindale Chamber of Commerce’s legislative forum at the Edison Energy Education Center, regarding the economy, water and California’s drought, transportation projects, small business, and immigration reform.
(West Covina, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) visited the East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program and Technical Center (ROP/TC) in West Covina to learn about how it serves the educational and employment needs of the region’s veterans.
(Washington, D.C.) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) thanked President Barack Obama for proclaiming May as National Mental Health Awareness Month and announced the calendar of mental health events for May.
(El Monte, CA) Yesterday, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano visited Arroyo High School in El Monte to attend a rehearsal of the Wind Ensemble as they prepare for their upcoming performance at the Kennedy Center in April.
“Music and the arts are critical components of our educational system,” Napolitano said. “We are so proud of our young musicians, celebrate their successes, and look forward to seeing them perform on the national stage soon.”
(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.
(Washington, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano, along with 45 original cosponsors, introduced H.R. 628, the Mental Health in Schools Act, to fund critical and much needed on-site school-based mental health services for youth.
(Washington, D.C.) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano voted in favor of H.R. 4348, the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, a long overdue jobs bill that would continue to fund essential highway construction, highway safety, and transit programs through September 2014. The bill also kept interest rates on federally subsidized student loans from doubling on July 1. H.R. 4348 ultimately passed by a vote of 373-52.