(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, H.R. 801, the Route 66 National Historic Trail Designation Act, sponsored by Reps. Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA-32) and Darin LaHood (R-IL-18), unanimously passed the House Natural Resources Committee during a full committee markup.
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) condemned the Trump Administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for nearly 200,000 Salvadorans living in the United States, issuing the following statement:
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) voted against the Conference Report to H.R. 1, the Republican tax scam bill, issuing the following statement:
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) released the following statement on the 5-year remembrance of the mass shooting which occurred at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT:
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F.
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (CA-32) joined eight Los Angeles area colleagues in introducing H.Res. 639, honoring the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument and the more-than-a-decade-long process of community engagement that led to its designation.
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) released the following statement after former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn admitted to making false statements to the FBI about communications with the Russian government:
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte) released the following statement, reiterating her strong support for Net Neutrality in advance of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) scheduled vote on December 14:
(WASHINGTON, DC) Today, Rep. Grace F. Napolitano issued the following statement on yesterday’s mass shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas:
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Mental health affects all, regardless of gender, culture, and socio-economic status. Despite the universal nature, many are unable to get the care they need because of a shortage of providers and the stigma surrounding the diagnoses. May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to erase this stigma and educate the public of all ages on the warning signs of mental illness.
Once again Republicans are pushing to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and it will hurt millions of Americans, especially those who live with a mental health or substance abuse disorder. The Republican bill would limit access to life-saving Medicaid coverage, make private insurance more expensive, and penalize the poor and elderly — all while reducing taxes on the richest.
Members of the House Democratic Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, led by Rep. Mike Thompson (D-St. Helena), brought law enforcement officers to draw attention to gun laws.
Rep. Grace Napolitano (D-Norwalk) brought Los Angeles County Fire Capt. Andy Doyle.
The route has been dubbed the “Main Street of America.” Cultivated by a car culture synonymous with western wanderlust. Immortalized by a 1940s rhythm and blues hit as a place where you can “get your kicks.”
Six newly elected Californians are in Washington this week for a crash course in how to be a member of Congress.
They are sitting through daylong sessions on ethics, advice on hiring competent staff and managing their office budgets, and how to write legislation. Rep.-elect Jimmy Panetta (D-Carmel) compared the experience to trying to drink from a fire hose.