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May 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, H.R. 721, the Mental Health Services for Students Act, authored by Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) passed the U.S. House of Representatives with overwhelming support by a vote of 349 to 74.

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May 3, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressional Mental Health Caucus Co-Chairs, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA-32) and Rep. John Katko (R-NY-24), joined Senator Ben Ray Luján (D-NM) in introducing a bipartisan, bicameral resolution (H. Res. 365), to recognize May as National Mental Health Awareness Month.

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April 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Tonight, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) released the following statement on President Biden's Address to a Joint Session of Congress:

April 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously moved to support Rep. Grace F. Napolitano’s H.R. 2611, the Increasing Behavioral Health Treatment Act.

April 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) introduced H.R. 2529, the Mental Health for Latinos Act, directing the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to develop and implement an outreach and education strategy to promote behavioral and mental health among Hispanic and Latino populations.

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April 14, 2021 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, U.S. Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA-32) and U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) re-introduced the Immigrants’ Mental Health Act (H.R. 2480, S. 1100). Their bicameral legislation is a product of Congressional delegation trips to U.S.

March 31, 2021 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC)  Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) released the following statement on President Biden’s American Jobs Plan:

March 18, 2021 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC)  Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) voted to pass H.R. 6, the American Dream and Promise Act, and H.R. 1603, the Farm Workforce Modernization Act, to secure permanent protections and a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who have been, and will continue to be, critical to the economic recovery of our nation. H.R.

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October 30, 2019 In The News

A federal rule on “new starts” of funded projects threatens to hinder efforts to let more fresh water flow through the Everglades system to Florida Bay, environmental advocates and state Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Noah Valenstein said.

October 29, 2019 In The News

In April 2019, Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Committee Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO), Chair of the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Grace F.

October 25, 2019 In The News

Talks kicked off the U.S. House Resources and Environment Subcommittee’s work to establish a blueprint for the Water Resources Development Act of 2020, which authorizes spending on water resource projects such as navigation, flood control and water supply for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Sitting on the subcommittee, and in attendance for the roundtable, were U.S. Rep.

October 25, 2019 In The News

Rep. Grace Napolitano (D-Calif.), chairwoman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment, also repeated her plan to pass a WRDA 2020 as she led a roundtable on the upcoming legislation in Islamorada, Fla.

October 24, 2019 In The News

Before those testifying could get a turn, some committee members weighed in. Committee Chair Rep. Grace Napolitano, D-California, questioned the process and actions taken by the EPA.

October 23, 2019 In The News

In April 2019, Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio, Committee Ranking Member Sam Graves, Chair of the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Grace F. Napolitano, Subcommittee Ranking Member Bruce Westerman, and Congressman Mike Kelly introduced H.R.

October 23, 2019 In The News

This morning in Washington D.C., the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure hosted an oversight hearing to look into critical issues surrounding the permitting process for the proposed Pebble Mine. Commercial Fishermen for Bristol Bay wishes to thank committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Chairwoman Grace F.

October 22, 2019 In The News

“The successful roundtable kicked off our subcommittee’s discussion for the blueprint of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2020,” said Napolitano.

October 21, 2019 In The News

The legislation was referred to the committee of jurisdiction for consideration in the 116th Congress. It is unclear when the panel’s leadership will schedule a debate on the legislation. Other co-sponsors of the bill include Reps.

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October 10, 2019 In The News

In its effort to establish a new, drought-proof source of water that could serve a half-million Southern California homes, the Metropolitan Water District on Thursday, Oct. 10 unveiled a $17 million pilot plant that will bring wastewater to drinkable standards.

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