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May 18, 2016 Press Release

(Washington, DC)  Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) welcomed Dr. Patricia Venegas to deliver the opening prayer at the U.S. House of Representatives.

August 19, 2015 Press Release
Rep. Napolitano (D-El Monte) attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the final phase of the Recycled Water Project at Rose Hills Memorial Park and Mortuary, calling for more investment in recycling projects across the region.
August 15, 2015 In The News
Congresswoman Grace Napolitano, D-El Monte, State Sen. Carol Liu, D-Glendale, State Rep. Chris Holden, D-Pasadena, State Rep. Roger Hernandez, D-West Covina, Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich and City of Hope President and CEO Robert Stone were among the many dignitaries who praised the on-time, within-budget project, along with the leadership of Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority CEO Habib Balian and his team.
August 11, 2015 In The News
Grace Napolitano, the representative for California’s 32nd congressional district, introduced the Mental Health in Schools Act, which is now under consideration by the House of Representatives.
October 1, 2014 Press Release

(Washington, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) made the following statement on the untimely death of Covina motorcycle police officer, Jordan Corder, who died yesterday following a traffic collision:

“With deep sadness we mourn the loss of a brave young man whose dedication to service to his city and community will not be forgotten. Officer Corder followed in the footsteps of his father, a retired Covina police sergeant, and died tragically yesterday in the pursuit of justice.”

April 12, 2013 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) Today, Representatives Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) and Gloria Negrete McLeod (CA-35) released the following statements on the recent passing of community leader and activist, Ms. Helen L. Doherty:

“Helen was a driving force in gaining recognition for the Gabrieleno tribe, and her efforts will not soon be forgotten,” Napolitano said. “The labor and Native American communities have lost a dear friend and will be deeply affected by her passing.”

April 27, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswomen Judy Chu (CA-32) and Grace Napolitano (CA-38) announced an improved outlook for continued federal funding for the San Gabriel Valley Restoration Fund, thanks to Senator Feinstein’s including it in the FY2013 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill.  The restoration fund, set up in 1999 to address chemical contamination resulting from defense contractors dumping substances like rocket fuel, was initially intended to last 10 years.  However, the extent of the contamination in the San Gabriel Valley was underestimated, and while federal money was

December 14, 2011 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) Yesterday, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano welcomed news that the U.S. Postal Service will delay the closing or consolidation of any Post Office or mail processing facility until May 15, 2012, including the postal processing and distribution centers in Industry and Pasadena, which provide jobs for more than 1,000 career employees and process much of the mail for the San Gabriel Valley.

October 25, 2011 Press Release
Rep. Grace F. Napolitano hosted an immigration clinic at the Armenian Community Center in Montebello to help guide people through the immigration and naturalization process. More than 160 people met with immigration experts and representatives from federal agencies.
October 24, 2011 Press Release
Rep. Grace F. Napolitano welcomed the popular and widely-acclaimed Los Angeles band Ozomatli as the newest members of the Mental Health in Schools Act Task Force, a group of prominent figures who work to reduce the stigma against mental health and increase the availability of mental health services for young people.