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May 28, 2021 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC)  Today, Congresswomen Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte), Linda T. Sánchez (D-Whittier), and Judy Chu (D-Monterey Park) announced that the President’s budget is providing $219,591,000 for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) to complete the Whittier Narrows Dam safety upgrades.

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:

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October 9, 2019 In The News

The Pebble Partnership says the early veto, issued before Pebble applied for its permits, was unfair and bad public policy. In a separate development, a U.S. House Transportation subcommittee has announced it will hold a hearing on the Pebble project this month. It will be chaired by Rep. Grace Napolitano D-Calif.

October 4, 2019 In The News

The evening consisted of a short speaking program and ceremonial ribbon cutting, honoring the legacy of the facility.

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October 4, 2019 In The News

Water is life. It is essential to the survival of all living things and has been at the center of my work for over three decades as a public servant. I did not select this cause arbitrarily, but because our communities were suffering, and no one was speaking out about safe, clean water supplies for residents of the San Gabriel Valley and greater east Los Angeles County.

October 2, 2019 In The News

To make it a reality, Congress must pass the Fallen Journalists Memorial Act, which has bipartisan support. The legislation was introduced earlier this year by Senator Ben Cardin, Senator Rob Portman, Representative Grace Napolitano, and Representative Tom Cole.

September 30, 2019 In The News

The Fallen Journalists Memorial Act would authorize the Fallen Journalists Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work on federally owned and administered land in the District of Columbia. No federal funds would be used to build the memorial.

September 29, 2019 In The News

Concerns about flood risk have prompted local officials and federal lawmakers led by U.S. Rep. Grace F. Napolitano to urge the corps to expedite needed safety repairs at Whittier Narrows Dam, about 13 miles southeast of Los Angeles.

September 28, 2019 In The News

The legislation was introduced by Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO), Subcommittee Chair Grace Napolitano (D-CA), Subcommittee Ranking Member Bruce Westerman (R-AR), and Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA).

September 27, 2019 In The News

Mobility 21 presented awards to several transportation leaders for their efforts to keep the region moving:

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September 24, 2019 In The News

The idea to create a memorial to journalists killed in pursuit of truth was born on June 25, when Ben Cardin and Rob Portman in the U.S. Senate were joined by Grace Napolitano, and Tom Cole in the U.S. House of Representatives to introduce legislation giving the Fallen Journalists Memorial Foundation authority to begin the long process of creating the memorial.

September 18, 2019 In The News

President Trump has made his ambivalence, or even disdain, for science clear in regards to the environment. Throughout the hearing, DeFazio and other Democrats took Ross and Trump’s E.P.A. to task for making factually unsound regulatory decisions and, in doing so, putting the American public at risk.

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