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(WEST COVINA, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) visited patients at the West Covina DaVita Kidney Care Dialysis Center, discussing the need to expand access to high-quality medical care for those suffering from end stage renal disease (ESRD).
(Monrovia, CA) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) marked October as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, issuing the following statement:
“It is a privilege to continue working with Congresswoman Chu and so many other local heroes in our fight to end domestic violence. The emotional wounds inflicted by domestic violence are often invisible, so increased mental health awareness is critical to ensure those in need seek help."
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(Washington, DC) Today, Reps. Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA-32) and Chris Gibson (R-NY-19) reintroduced the Mental Health in Schools Act (H.R. 1211) to fund on-site school-based mental health services for youth.
(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.
(Washington, D.C.) On Saturday, July 26, 2014, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) joined forces with the California Army National Guard, the City of Azusa, and many veterans organizations to bring the VA on-site to help veterans with their casework.
(Washington, DC) Yesterday, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) joined 59 of her House colleagues in signing a letter to VA Secretary Eric Shinseki to express concerns about the effectiveness of an audit of VA medical facilities.
(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.
(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.
(Washington, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano, voted against H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act, which passed the House of Representatives and would restrict how women with private insurance can spend private dollars in purchasing health insurance.
“We should be working together on creating jobs, reforming our immigration system, and growing our economy,” Napolitano said. “Instead the Republican-led House has wasted time proposing a bill that has no chance of being passed and undermines the privacy rights of women everywhere.”