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(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 3239, the Humanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Custody Act:
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA-32), supported by her fellow Congressional Mental Health Caucus Co-Chair Rep. John Katko (R-NY-24), introduced a bipartisan resolution, H. Res. 337, and joined dozens of lawmakers to recognize May as Mental Health Awareness Month.
The lawmakers noted that HIPAA rules allow healthcare professionals to share information with a patient’s “loved ones” in emergencies. Other signatories included Representatives John Katko (R-NY), Grace Napolitano (D-CA), Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), Jimmy Panetta (D-CA), and Salud Carbajal (D-CA).
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) released the following statement after the Trump Administration announced it will end Cost-Sharing Reduction (CSR) payments required under the Affordable Care Act (ACA):
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) released the following statement on Senate Republicans’ latest iteration of TrumpCare, the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson bill:
“Senate Republicans are at it again, trying to demolish the Affordable Care Act without a care of who gets hurt in the process. After abandoning bipartisan, good faith discussions on how to improve healthcare, they have put forth Graham-Cassidy, the worst version of TrumpCare yet!
Gilead will hold a grand opening for the new campus on Wednesday. Rep. Grace Napolitano, D-El Monte, Sen. Anthony Portantino, D-Glendale, and Assemblyman Chris Holden, D-Pasadena, are scheduled to be on hand, as well as Gilead President and CEO John Milligan. The company will be offering tours of the building.
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) issued the following statement after the Senate failed to pass the so-called “skinny” TrumpCare amendment, which would have repealed parts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA):
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Reps. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) and Joe Kennedy III (MA-04) introduced the CHIP Mental Health Parity Act (H.R. 3192) to make critical mental health services available to all CHIP beneficiaries.
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) released the following statement after Senate Republicans released their version of TrumpCare:
“After dismissing the healthcare bill passed by their House counterparts, Senate Republicans worked for weeks in secret on their own bill to no avail. Today they made public for the first time a bill that is just as mean and devastating to San Gabriel Valley children, seniors, and hardworking families.